When Django's nose, eyes and cheeks started suddenly swelling last week, we learned first-hand about allergic reactions in dogs. After two visits to the emergency veterinary, one overnight emergency stay, twelve doses of prednisone (an anti-inflammatory steroid and immune suppressant), and $881 in emergency vet bills... we now know A LOT about canine allergies
Here is everything you need to know about allergic reactions in dogs - what symptoms to look for, common allergens, and available treatments.
Many people believe that dogs are naturally protected from the elements. While certain breeds are biologically equipped for winter conditions, most dogs are just as sensitive to the cold as we are. We explore dogs' sensitivity to cold weather and offer tips for keeping your dog warm this winter.