Medicated Dog Shampoo

Regularly bathing your dog is part of a good care regime. If your dog has any rashes or irritated skin, you might consider using a medicated dog shampoo. There are a massive variety of medicated dog shampoo choices, so you just need to determine which one will be the best for your dog. As with […]

Seven Budget Tips to Help Keep Your Dog’s Healthcare Costs at Bay

Having a dog is great, but pets, especially dogs, can seriously add to your budget. Luckily, there are plenty of ways you can save on your dog’s healthcare costs just by being smart about your spending and your budgeting. Here’s what you need to know: 1. Budget for your animal’s diet It might seem like […]

How To Have Happy Allergy-Free Pets In Spring

Dogs are one of the reasons why Jordan’s life is very meaningful. Through the years, having pets at home has allowed him to gain expertise in the pet arena and now writes for Coops And Cages and in other blogs, sharing his own personal views on pet-related issues with bloggers like me and to the […]

Dog Anal Gland

One particular area that is often ignored by dog owners is the dog anal gland. Often, secretions and materials can build up around the dog anal gland which can cause infection or an abscess which can result in a great deal of irritation and pain for your dog. If you notice that your dog is […]

Common Dog Allergies

It has long been suggested that a “dog is man’s best friend “if you are a dog owner you will be very aware at how compassionate and affectionate they can become and can very much be part of any family. Therefore a certain amount of responsibility falls to us in respect of the dogs care […]

Dog Eye Infection

Identifying and treating a dog eye infection can be critical in ensuring that your dog’s eyes remain healthy for years to come. There are many different types of dog eye infection and they can be caused by a variety of occurrences. Often what happens is that a foreign object can become lodged in your dog’s […]

Home Made Dog Food

One of the best ways to ensure that your dog’s nutritional requirements are met on a daily basis is by avoiding commercially prepared dog foods and preparing home made dog food. In this way, you can be assured that there are no unnecessary additives, cancer causing preservatives, food coloring or by products, such as bones, […]


TESTIMONIALS FROM DOG OWNERS, WHO HAVE USED “I must say, I was skeptical at first when ordering the recipe for the Mange Buster. My 3 year old black lab began losing large patches of hair, the top of his head, around his eyes, along his torso and along his legs. He also had a yellowish […]

Sarcoptic Mange

The Organism and How It Lives Sarcoptic mange, also sometimes called scabies, is caused by the microscopic mite Sarcoptes Scabiei. Adult mites live 3-4 weeks on and in the host’s skin. After mating the female burrows under the skin depositing 3-4 eggs in the tunnel behind her. The eggs hatch in 3-10 days producing larva […]

Sarcoptic Mange

Sarcoptic mange is actually a skin disorder attributable to the Sarcoptes scabie mite. It’s very infectious and propagates swiftly in dogs and cats the sarcoptic scabie mite or sarcoptic mange will manifest its self in many hosts including humans but dogs are the preferred option. The parasitic mite exhibits many different behaviors for individual hosts. […]

Inhalant Allergy

An inhalant allergy in your dog, also known as atopy is an allergy to something that your dog inhales. Dogs can be affected by some of the same allergens as humans, including pollen (grass, trees, weeds), molds, mildew or dust mites. When a dog has an inhalant allergy, he may react by becoming severely itchy. […]

Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs are parasitic and wingless insects belonging to the cimicid family. They feed solely on blood of humans and animals. Bed Bugs have long been known as human parasites for thousands of years. Bed Bugs invade our homes, offices, hotels, restaurants, hospitals, libraries, movie theaters and nursing homes at lightning speed and with a […]

Scabies Treatment And Scabies Rash

The Scabies Rash is highly contagious and dangerous to your families well being. A single egg laying Scabei can burrow creating tiny tunnels under your skin and lay 40 eggs at a time. The eggs mature in about 21 days and eat their way back out to the surface of you skin and then live […]

Mite General Information

General Information on the kinds of mites you will find and look at the individual pages for more information on each type. There are more different types of Mites than virtually any other species. Most of the mites are microscopic and that is why they so often go unseen. We have identified 48,200 different species […]

Food Allergy

A food allergy can cause a lot of symptoms that can be mistaken for other health problems, including a rash, itchiness, lesions, dermatitis, bald patches, mange, hair loss and red, oozing sores. While all of these symptoms can be very alarming to a dog owner, the dog in the meantime, is dealing with a great […]

Natural Dog Treats

Dog owners love to reward their loyal friends with treats, but it is important to keep some important tips in mind when you choose treats for your dog. Some people believe that rawhide chews or pigs ears are good natural dog treats. The truth is that rawhide is not easily digested by your dog’s system […]

Twitter Fish Oil For Dogs

Ensuring that your dog gets proper nutrition along with essential fatty acids is very important to keep your dog healthy. Fish oil for dogs can be a really good supplement to keep them in optimum health, and to prevent such diseases as arthritis and kidney disease. If you feed your dog food that you purchase […]

Medications For Dogs With Allergies

If you have a dog that suffers with allergies, it can be sheer torture to watch your dog go through the suffering and the process of scratching, biting, licking, chewing all to no avail,what your dog may end up with are hot spots, bald patches, and ultimately open sores which can leave you desperate for […]

Dog Ear Mites and Cat Ear Mites

Ear mites live on the surface of the skin unlike Sarcoptes mites and Scabies mites which burrow under the skin. It can live on several different kinds of animals but is usually found in the ear. The Ear mite it too small to see with the naked eye generally it is a white looking mite. […]