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Dogs Trained to Detect Diabetics & Cancer

Cancer, Diabetes, Pets
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Orthopaedic surgeon Dr John Hunt started the Cancer & Bio-Detection Dogs research center in Aylesbury, England after noticing that dogs were pestering their owners on parts of their bodies that were later found to be cancerous.  Dogs could be trained to detect cancer because cancer cells produces metabolic waste that is different from normal cells- [...]

Taking care of dog with bloating and digestive problems- part 2

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Earlier articles: About Prosper, my beloved pet dog and Part 1 of Taking Care of Dog with Bloating & Digestive Problems 4. Care and love- most important factor This is the last point but it’s very very important- especially if your dog is sensitive in nature. You need to constantly offer it encouragement and speak [...]

Taking care of dog with bloating and digestive problems

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Based on previous article written, where the vet had told me that there was nothing much he could do about my dog’s health condition, I took my pet dog home. We were prepared for the worst. But being the type of strong willed person that I am, I just refused to give up- I mean, [...]

Why my puppy has no appetite and is lethargic

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By nature, all puppies tend to be active, running around and ravenous- they just want to eat and eat. Then, they play and are curious about anything and everything. After they get tired of playing, they will sleep. And they would wake up and need to poo poo. Now, if your puppy looks weak, and [...]

Is your dog overweight?

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I’ve read somewhere that one only have to look at the size of the dog to know if the owner is getting enough of exercise. If the dog is overweight, then there is a strong indication that the owner is just not exercising enough. Overweight dogs, just like overweight humans risk developing CAD (heart disease) [...]