• The 5 Things You Need To Know About Seizures In Dogs

    26 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Watching your dog have a seizure can be a terrifying experience. But what is a seizure exactly? How concerned should you be if your dog has one? Is there any cure? What should you do if your dog has another seizure, or several?
    According to The Spruce :
    “A seizure is a sudden episode of abnormal brain activity that often involves some loss of body control. Seizures can look like full body convulsions or small, localized spasms. There are various types of seizures in dogs as well as several reasons for these seizures.”
    Here's what you need to know about seizures.
    1 - Seizures don't...
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  • Probiotics For Dogs - What Every Owner Needs To Know

    Probiotics For Dogs - What Every Owner Needs To Know

    26 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    By now you have surely heard of the many health benefits probiotics offer humans, but did you know they are also incredibly beneficial for dogs?
    Although most often associated with digestion, adding probiotics to your dog's diet can also boost the immune system, support liver health, and improve skin and coat appearance.
    What are probiotics for dogs?
    In 1989, Dr. Roy Fuller set the currently accepted definition of a probiotic as “a live microbial feed supplement which beneficially affects the host animal by improving its intestinal microbial balance.” His now-famous paper was originally...
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