To discuss clinical and public health issues in the care of small pet animals especially dogs and cats

July 4, 2017

See what a man did to his neighbor’s dog!!

This horrific act happened in Warri, Delta State, Nigeria.                                   […]
June 6, 2017

IS YOUR DOG IS UNDERWEIGHT OR OVERWEIGHT?

Just as in humans, weight is an important factor in determining the health of an animal. Generally, for our dogs (and other pets), an ideal optimum […]
April 18, 2017

Dog Barks – What is your Dog saying?

Just as human beings communicate with each other using predominantly languages, animals also have their methods of communications through vocal sounds. The vocal sounds that dogs […]
December 12, 2016

Caution! The Dangers of Fumigation

Fumigation is the spraying of certain dangerous chemicals to disinfect your environment or kill pests such as cockroaches, ticks, bugs, termites, rats, etc. It is a […]
November 27, 2016

#DogChronicles; Saving Jackie the Boerboel

It was a busy day at work. The mountainous paper work on my table succeeded in keeping me engaged until one of the prettiest Boerboels ever, […]
November 23, 2016

Introducing Your Pet to a New Baby

Is there a Baby coming soon? Congratulations! With a new bundle of joy on the way, the “to do’s” might seem endless, but if you’ve already […]
November 19, 2016

#DogChronicles – A Scary Day With Rico

It was the 26th of April, 2015. A Sunday.  A routine vaccination appointment with Rico – an adult mixed dog – turned into the proverbial day […]
November 18, 2016

Animal Cruelty: Top 5 acts that must Stop!

Animal cruelty is also commonly known as animal abuse or animal neglect. It occurs where there is intentional infliction of suffering or harm by humans upon […]
October 13, 2016

10 Warning Signs that indicate your Pet needs a Vet ASAP

Most pet owners do not know or recognize signs that their pet is ill and needs medical attention. And even when some pet owners see the […]
September 13, 2016

Top Causes of Diarrhea in Dogs

This post was adapted from Dog Guide It’s not always so easy to find out what’s causing diarrhea in dogs. If your dog is experiencing diarrhea, it […]
May 25, 2016

Mange in Dogs

Mange in Dogs Mange can be quite dreadful for animal care-givers and their animals, especially for small domestic animals dogs, cats, goats and sheep. It is […]
May 10, 2016

First Aid tips for Fractures in Animals

First Aid tips for Fractures in Animals Fractures simply mean broken bones. The break in bones may be a complete break or a partial break meaning […]
April 23, 2016

Caring for orphaned new-born animals

If you have been in a situation with an orphaned animal (puppy, kid, kitten, calf, foal), you will understand the cause for great concern that this […]