Lipomas and Lumps on Dogs: Symptoms and Diagnosis

Lipomas and Lumps on Dogs: Symptoms and Diagnosis

Lipomas are subcutaneous (under the skin) masses or tumors that develop commonly in older dogs. They’re usually soft, with limited mobility under the skin. The overlying skin is usually not affected by the lipomas. Over time, they grow larger and larger,...
Lipomas and Lumps on Dogs: Common Causes

Lipomas and Lumps on Dogs: Common Causes

What’s that strange lump growing on your dog’s belly? If you’re getting increasingly concerned about the growing mass on your beloved dog’s body, then it’s time to learn about lipomas. These masses can be distressing to pet owners and...
Dog Flu and Colds: What To Do When My Dog is Sick

Dog Flu and Colds: What To Do When My Dog is Sick

During winter, plenty of people catch a somewhat regular cold or flu; winter weather tends to compromise the human immune system, so it makes sense that many people would fall ill during the winter. But what about your pets? Can your dog get a cold or flu the same way...
Dog Exercise: How Much Exercise Does My Dog Need?

Dog Exercise: How Much Exercise Does My Dog Need?

It’s no secret that dogs need to have space and time to run and play. They’re naturally energetic animals, especially when they’re younger. Dogs love exercise and an extremely active puppy is guaranteed to keep its humans busy. But, just how much...