Canine Obesity and Weight Loss Tips

Canine Obesity and Weight Loss Tips

  • Tags: Tips, Veterinary
  • Up to 40% of dogs in the US are obese. In this article, Dr. Shadi Ireifej discusses the negative impacts of obesity in dog's quality of life and longevity, and shares several weight loss tips, including his very own "Rule of 20s."

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    Fur Clippers For At-Home Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

    Fur Clippers For At-Home Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

  • Tags: Grooming, Tips, Veterinary
  • Dr. Shadi Ireifej reviews proper clipping techniques for those who want to groom their pets at home using electric clippers - and discusses the science behind avoiding harming your pet's skin in the process.

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    The science behind feeding methods (bowls, scoops, fountains and more)

    The science behind feeding methods (bowls, scoops, fountains and more)

  • Tags: Tips, Veterinary
  • Does the method by which you feed your dog matter? How about the contained from which cats drink their water? Dr. Shadi Ireifej DVM discusses two canine studies and two feline studies looking into some variations in feeding and watering our most popular companion animals. As a bonus, he talks about a common piece of advice among dog owners: feeding dogs with raised bowls. Is it a good idea or not?

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    How to Maintain Your Dog Park

    How to Maintain Your Dog Park

  • Tags: Dog Parks, Tips
  • Maintenance is the key to having a successful dog park. It requires planning and commitment from staff, users and the broader community. BarkPark executive Madeline Dock shares a list of aspects to consider when designing and implementing your dog park's maintenance plan.

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    How To Design a High-Quality Dog Park

    How To Design a High-Quality Dog Park

  • Tags: Dog Parks, Tips
  • With the rise in demand for dog parks comes the question: “How do I begin designing a dog park?” In this article, PlayCore and BarkPark executive Madeline Dock helps you understand the core tenets of dog park planning!

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    A Complete Guide To Pet Insurance

    A Complete Guide To Pet Insurance

  • Tags: Tips
  • Everything you need to know about pet insurance. What is it? How much does it typically cost? What does it cover? Do I need a broker to buy it? Should I get it?

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