29 December 2015

Making healthy New Year resolutions


In theory, a New Year’s resolution is a great idea. January is as good a time as any to reevaluate, prioritize and make changes. In practice, ...
10 July 2009

Recognizing illness


Only a healthy pet is a happy companion. Assuring your pet’s daily well-being requires regular care and close attention to any hint of ill healt...
01 December 2006

Mange infected Canine


Mange is undoubtedly one of the most frequent health condition that affects our canine friends in our beautiful Country.Canine mange is a highly conta...
17 November 2006

Canine Poisoning: Signs and action to take at home


The high incident of Canine poisoning in our country is of great concern, and more so, many of our dog owners are not armed with the appropriate knowl...
01 July 2005

Prevention and treatment of canine and feline heart worm disease


Dogs and cats are not immune to the development of heart worm disease once they become exposed and thus may develop the disease if proper preventive m...
24 June 2005

Negative health impacts of heart worm disease in dogs and cats


The heart and the pulmonary artery are the two main areas where the dirofilaria immitis lodge themselves thus causing blockage in animals.The immature...
17 June 2005

Canine and feline heart worm disease and us


Heartworm disease is caused by a blood parasite called Dirofilaria Immitis, which is transmitted by a particular species of mosquito.The mosquito on t...
27 May 2005

Home remedy – Accidential consumpsion of poison by dogs


An increase in the population of rodents (rats) in our country has lead to the wide spread usage of Rodenticide (rat poison) which in turn facilitates...
06 May 2005

Integral war against canine tick


The war against the tick that affects our canine friends must be an integral one in which both animal and surroundings are treated.We must be mindful ...
22 April 2005

Tick infestation and its effect on dogs


External Parasite infestation is on the increase among our canine friends here at home and many dog owners are seeking total eradication.Ticks (Rhipic...