Information RE: Pattelars

Presentation Most cases of patellar luxation are medial and this is frequently a congenital problem in toy and miniature breed dogs. Breeds showing a predisposition for medial patellar luxation include miniature and toy Poodles, Maltese, Jack Russell Terriers, Yorkshire Terriers, Pomeranians, Pekingese, patterdale terrier, Chihuahuas, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Papillons, Boston Terriers, Plummer Terriers and… Continue Reading

Is benadryl safe for your dog?

Benadryl is the brand name for the active ingredient diphenhydramine HCL. Diphenhydramine is a first-generation ethanolamine-derivative antihistamine, which is the scientific way of classifying antihistamines that can cross the blood-brain barrier from those that cannot. The ability to cross the blood-brain barrier makes them very effective, but also increases the risk of adverse effects when… Continue Reading

People Foods Your Pup Should Never Eat

People Foods Your Pup Should Never Eat

Although it is strongly discouraged to feed your pup “people food,” let’s face it – Fido probably gets ahold of scraps here and there, and especially around the holidays. Even if your dog’s sweet eyes are begging you for food, however, you should take a moment to consider the effect it may have. There good… Continue Reading