Category Archives: Dog Care

Trifexis vs. Comfortis: What are the differences?

Trifexis and Comfortis are both great choices for a dog owner who wants to prevent fleas.  They both share the same primary ingredient, Spinosad.  Spinosad is taken orally and found in many flea preventatives.  Both Trifexis and Comfortis are taken orally. Once administered, either of these medications take about four hours to kick in.  They… Read More »

Can I Give My Dog Midol?

While there are some pain medications for dogs, it’s not a good idea to give them the human medication anyway, especially Midol.  The biological differences between dog and man are vast.   It’s vital that you speak with your veterinarian and get their recommendation of what’s best for your ailing dog. Medication treats the symptoms of… Read More »

Pet owners who have dogs have always been disturbed when their dogs come eat a wayward piece of food.  Dogs have also had varying reactions to food that they are given . So can dogs eat olives? And if they can, are they really good for your dog? Short Answer, Yes So yes, dogs can… Read More »

Can Dogs Eat Beans?

  Dogs love human food, and much of it is bad for them. Beans really aren’t at all. They are relatively good for dogs, due to the large quantities of protein per serving. There are many different types of beans, and many of them are ok for a dog to eat, in moderation.  A lot… Read More »

Can Dogs Eat Graham Crackers?

Graham crackers, originally know as Graham’s cracker, were invented long ago in order to promote simple living. They were originally made up of coarsely ground whole wheat at home. The recipe however, over the years has been improved in many ways. They are sweet and very good as a digestive agent. These crackers make a… Read More »