Can I give glucose to my puppy?

Young puppies cannot maintain adequate levels of blood glucose and they depend on eating frequent meals. If the puppies are eating and drinking well and acting normally, additional forms of glucose such as NutriCal, Karo Syrup, others are not necessary. Can I give my sick dog glucose? If you want to avoid having to clean …

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Is being called a dog a compliment?

Calling someone “a dog” is an insult in American English. It’s used to demean women and girls specifically. It’s a harsh version of “ugly.” Calling someone “dawg” is friendly in African-American urban slang. Is it an insult to call someone a dog? In 17th-century New England, to call someone a dog was an insult of …

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Is it good to get a dog a companion?

They enjoy friendly interactions with familiar humans or other animals and tend to avoid isolation. That being said, every dog is different has its own temperament and preferences. Some dogs prefer to live alone with their owners, while others prefer having another dog friend in the house. Are dogs happier with a companion? yes and …

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Is it safe for a 10 year old dog to have surgery?

Overall, dogs do great under anesthesia, regardless of their age or health status. Remember, we put dogs under anesthesia for good reasons: perhaps cleaning teeth, removing a tumor, or correcting laryngeal paralysis. As I always say, “anesthesia is not the enemy, the disease is the enemy.” Should I put my 10 year old dog through …

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When do puppies start pooping less?

This amount of daily pooping is perfectly normal for puppies from 8 weeks, through to 3 months, and then 6 months of age… until they become adult dogs. Do puppies poop less as they get older? Too much can cause constipation. Age – younger dogs poop a lot more often, whereas older dogs tend to …

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Why is pee leaking out of my dog?

There are many causes of urinary incontinence in dogs, including UTIs (urinary tract infections), bladder infections, and old age. If not treated, dog incontinence often gets worse and can result in large amounts of urine being expelled. In severe cases, incontinence in dogs can lead to urine scalding of the skin. Why is my dog …

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What is the softest dog?

What is the most cuddly dog in the world? 1. Labrador Retriever. The Labrador Retriever is one of the most popular dog breeds in the world, and it’s no surprise it tops the list as being one of the most affectionate. What is the best dog for comfort? These popular and large emotional support dog …

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Is a male dog called a dam?

The terms “sire” and “dam,” can be confusing when trying to figure out the gender of animals. These words are usually used for parents but they also refer specifically to a male or female animal who has been bred by a breeder. What do they call a male dog? Answers. A male dog is called …

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Should you keep a dog’s collar on all the time?

Accidents happen and pets get lost, which is why it’s advisable to keep your dog’s collar on whenever possible, especially when you’re walking him on a leash, moving households, or traveling. Should dogs sleep with collars on? Yes – dogs can sleep, eat, drink, pee, and poop with a cone on. In fact, the stricter …

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How do I get my dog to leave guests alone?

How do I train my dog to leave guests alone? If he is a dog that cannot help himself even if you put him on the leash, keep him in a crate when people come over, or better still, before they come, wait for him to calm down before allowing him out to socialize. When …

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