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Why do dog owners look like their dogs?

You often hear people say that dogs and their owners are very much alike. When you see someone walking their dog, you can sometimes be surprised at how much they resemble their dog. But do dogs and their owners really resemble each other? Several studies have shown that owners do indeed resemble their dogs. Character […]

Leishmaniosis tropical disease
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Leishmaniosis disease

Leishmaniosis is a tropical disease that affects mainly dogs in Europe, Africa, Asia, and South and Central America. The “sand fly” (phlebotombus) sucks blood from a dog infected with leishmania, transforms them into infectious amastigotes and injects them into a healthy dog. Then two things can happen: 1. The dog has a good immune system […]

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Causes of puppy diarrhea

Puppy diarrhea can be caused by: 1. Stress Due to huge changes in a short period of time when the puppy leaves his mother and siblings and arrives into a new environment. After a couple of days the pup will settle. Make sure he drinks and eats . It is also important the pup gets […]

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Doghotels

Where do I leave my dog on holiday? A dog hotel or pet boarding facility is the solution if you cannot leave your dog with family or friends. Of course, it is always best to stay with your dog. But there might be situations where you cannot look after your dog yourself. Fortunately, dog hotels […]

Dog breeders

A large or small dog?

Dogs can vary enormously in size. The largest dog breeds can weigh over 80 kilograms. The largest breeds of dog include the Saint Bernard, the English Mastiff, and the Great Dane ( also known as the German Mastiff or Deutsche Dogge). The smallest dogs weigh less than 5 kilograms. Well-known examples are the Chihuahua, the […]

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Tips for going on holiday with your pet

Can’t you go on holiday or travel without your pet? This requires some preparation, as not all hotels or campsites allow pets and there are different customs rules for taking your best friend with you. Below you will find seven rules for taking your pet on holiday. 1. European pet passport obligatory everywhere You can […]