Apr 30

More Than Money: 6 Ways to Help Your Local Shelter

Do you want to support your local animal shelter but find that you can’t manage a monetary donation? Don’t worry; there are plenty of other ways you can pitch in to help the shelter and the animals in its charge. When you can’t give money, consider one of these other ways to contribute.  1. Round Up Unused […]
Aug 28

How To Detect Common Illnesses In Dogs

Caring for a dog doesn’t just involve buying a comfy and fashionable dog bed, throwing some toys together and selling up on their preferred meals. Caring for a dog also entails looking after his health, that stretches beyond getting him vaccinated in time, and taking him or her to the veterinarian whenever he falls ill. […]
Aug 14

Dogs: Their Health Problems And Cure

A dog, like us is affected with numerous diseases. Like people they too suffer from cold, coughing, bruises and even diseases like arthritis and cancer. To understand the cure for each one of these problems, first allow us get some information on the diseases which they suffer from. Here’s a small synopsis of the diseases. […]
Aug 02

Effective Dog Grooming Tips

Dog grooming refers to the total clean care and hygiene of dogs. Frequently it’s completed with the make use of of dog self care supplies. This particular can furthermore point to the process of improving a pet’s looks for competitors or perhaps show purposes. Dog self care actually involves the general cleanliness and beauty of […]
Jul 25

Dog Care Tips – Simple Ways to Care For Your Pet Dog

Making certain your dog is healthy and secure is one method to build good relationships with your dogs. Knowing a few dog care tips to help you care for all of them and give them their demands could also be your method of reciprocating the friendship and joy they possess introduced in to your life. […]
Jul 15

Dog Health Problems You Should Know About

Presently there are many typical dog health problems, but some are type specific. For example, large type dogs are more likely to have combined problems in their own growing period otherwise on the proper nutrition. Nevertheless, presently there are a few common health issues that suit almost every breed. Allergic reactions in Dogs It is […]
Jul 06

Puggle Tears Leg Ligament

Ever since we moved to New York, I’ve really struggled to update this blog. I’ll do my best to bring the blog up to speed from now on… :)

As for all the people who are submitting their puggles to be featured, thank you! As I post more, I’ll try to pull from past submissions and get some of you guys featured! (After all…every puggle deserves the spotlight!)

Okay… now onto business. This blog should really be called, “CormacGetsHurt.com” because the poor little guy is injured again! Back in April we took a trip back to Michigan for a Leukemia fundraiser for my mother, (www.lovejeannie.com), and during our trip Cormac took a tumble… The results were a cut leg and a torn knee ligament. :-(

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He was very confused as the vet assessed his knee. As if he was asking, “why can’t I walk???” The wound was flushed out and 4 staples were put in.

 

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During supervision, we could take off his “cone of shame” and let him do what he loves most… Bask in the Spring sun!cormac-puggle-leg-injury-3

It’s been particularly hard back in NYC because we live in a 4 floor walk-up… Every time we would take the dogs out, we’d carry Cormac. 25lbs has NEVER felt so heavy!!  (Below is my darling husband carrying him!)cormac-puggle-leg-injury-5 cormac-puggle-leg-injury-6

About a month ago, Cormac was able to start doing the stairs himself and eventually stopped limping. With a LOT of physical therapy at home, he is finally getting better!

Jul 02

Dog Breeds

Before anyone gets a dog or a puppy the first factor which they need to take into consideration is exactly what dog type perform I obtain? The breed of dog which you select will have a huge effect on how your family works and runs in the long term. Why? Nicely a dog type will […]
Jun 27

Dog Training Tips That Work Best For Smart Dogs

Simply because some dogs are hard to train doesn’t mean that there’s a problem with them. Contrary to exactly what most people believe, these dogs are not in in whatever way silly. In fact, these types of dogs might even have very a high level of intelligence – high enough to allow them to obtain […]
Jun 01

Small Dog Breeds For Small Homes

Simply because you reside in a small home or apartment does not mean you can’t have a dog. Presently there are numerous small and toy breeds which make excellent pets for small homes. However actually small dogs like variety and exercise, so it’s important that you are ready to invest time along with your dog, […]