Stairs for Dogs to Get in Car

Stairs for dogs to get in car

Whether your dog needs a boost getting into the backseat of your SUV or a staircase to climb into the cargo space; today we are talking about stairs for dogs to get in the car. And while I never intended to use two different products…I ended up loving both of these styles to help my 90 pound arthritic dog when getting into my SUV.   I’m going to share my review and video of exactly why I LOVE both of these pet steps for cars. At the end of this article,…

NuLeaf CBD Oil Amazon

amazon nuleaf naturals cbd oil

If you’re looking for NuLeaf Naturals CBD oil on amazon you should know two things: You’re not alone You won’t find it Being a prime member myself, amazon is the first place I go for everything I need to purchase and I was extremely surprised to learn that NuLeaf Naturals wasn’t being sold on amazon. But that’s because amazon doesn’t allow sellers to offer CBD oil in any form. Not CBD isolate, broad spectrum or full spectrum…nada. But the good news is, you won’t feel any pain by ordering from…

How to Help a Dog With Arthritis At Home

image showing how to treat a dog with arthritis at home

If you’re like me, you’re always looking for a new way or the best way to help treat your dog’s arthritis so they are pain-free and as mobile as possible. All of these suggestions come from my TRUE experience helping dogs with arthritis at home. These are 20 things that help a dog with arthritis at home. The first 10 are either completely free or just require a few supplies at the grocery store. The 2nd group of 10 are products that greatly assist you or your dog when dealing…

How Long Does Parvo Stay in Soil: (Snow, Sun, Shade)

how long does parvo stay in soil

While parvo is a year round problem for our dogs, spring time is when we begin to see parvo outbreaks.  As snow melts and temperatures rise, the once dormant parvovirus particles are waking up to wreak havoc. So how long does Parvo live in Soil? The Canine Parvovirus can last in soil several months and even a year or years when conditions are favorable for the virus to survive.  Parvo is hearty and can survive snow, ice and extreme heat.  Lifespan of parvo on soil varies and 2 factors that…

Can Older Dogs Get Parvo If They Have Been Vaccinated?

can a dog get parvo even after being vaccinated

While Parvo occurs most often in puppies before they’ve been properly vaccinated, any dog at any age is capable of contracting Canine Parvo.  What’s worse is that vaccination does not preclude a dog from getting Parvo.  It is not all that different than a human contracting the flu virus even though they received a flu shot vaccine. Can my older dog get Parvo after vaccination?  Yes, even though the Parvo vaccine and Parvo boosters are highly effective, they are not 100%. Older dogs and young dogs can contract Parvo even…

What Brand of Peanut Butter is Safe for Dogs List? (Xylitol Toxicity in Dogs)

peanut butter that is safe for dogs list

Do you know What Peanut Butter is Safe for Dogs? If not, this article contains a list of DOG SAFE Peanut Butter and is updated on a regular basis. Our safe peanut butter list contains over 30 brands of peanut butter is here to help dog owners understand which peanut butter is safe for dogs to eat. What is a safe DOG peanut butter? – A safe dog peanut butter is one that is simply peanuts or peanuts and salt. It will contain ZERO XYLITOL, Zero added Fats and Zero…

Stages of Parvo – Timeline from Contact to Recovery

stages of parvo that a dog suffering from parvovirus will go through

Parvo is a highly infectious virus that can cause serious complications and even result in the death of your dog or puppy.  But for owners who get their dog’s proper care and immediate medical attention, parvo’s survival rate is not only good….it’s very good. This article will cover the stages of parvo from first contact all the way through recovery. What are the Stages of Parvo? Here is a quick summary of the stages of parvo and then we’ll go through each stage in more detail: Stage 1: Exposure to…

5 Products that Kill Parvo Besides Bleach: (No,Lysol Doesn’t Kill Parvo)

Can lysol kill parvo and what kills parvo besides bleach

Once your home has been exposed to Canine Parvovirus, a strict cleaning schedule is in order. If you’re looking for products that KILL Parvo (other than bleach) you’re in the right place! Does Lysol Kill Parvo?  NO, according Lysol’s own website which lists all of the viruses that their product kills, Canine Parvo virus will NOT be killed by the ingredients in Lysol. But bleach and a few other (non-bleach) cleaning agents absolutely KILL Parvo. Before bringing another animal into your home you’ll need to arm yourself with products that…

Parvo In Old Dogs

parvo in old dogs prognosis

Parvo in old dogs can be extremely dangerous because it can be slightly harder to detect.  If our older dog is not having symptoms of vomiting or diarrhea, it’s easy to associate lethargy and lack of appetite simply to our dogs being older.  On top of that, many dog owners think their old dog has zero chance of getting Parvo because they’ve been vaccinated, but: Can older dogs get Parvo if they have been vaccinated?  Yes, older dogs, senior dogs and young dogs can get Parvo even if they’ve been…