Diet & Nutrition

Best Dog Food For Senior Dogs

Finding dog food for senior dogs isn’t difficult at all, in fact there are many formulas specifically designed with older dogs in mind. BUT, just like younger dogs, seniors are not all the same, and […]

Diet & Nutrition

Senior Dog Nutrition – An Owner’s Guide

Senior dog nutrition is an important part of keeping our older dogs healthy and happy. But simply buying a bag of ‘Senior Dog Food’ ¬†won’t cut it! Elderly dogs are all old, but they’re still […]

Adoption

Senior Dog Rescue Organizations

Getting old isn’t a crime, but senior dog rescue organizations are full of elderly dogs who have been abandoned for that very reason. Hard to believe isn’t it? How could someone ‘throw away’ a loyal, […]

Adoption

Adopt An Older Dog

Are you wondering why you should adopt an older dog when there are so many cute puppies to choose from? There are loads of practical reasons why adopting a senior dog is a great choice, […]

Health Issues

Putting Your Dog To Sleep

‘Putting your dog to sleep’….. it sounds peaceful doesn’t it? And so it should, after all that’s what we’re aiming for. We all want to help our beloved pet cross the threshold from life into […]

Health Issues

All About Weight Loss In Older Dogs

Weight loss in older dogs can be slow and subtle, or it can be sudden and noticeable. Either way, if you have an old dog who is losing weight it’s important to figure out why […]

Health Issues

All About Weight Gain In Older Dogs

Weight gain in dogs is a huge problem today, and the number of obese dogs is on the increase. According to a recent study conducted by the Association For Pet Obesity Prevention, 53% of dogs […]

Health Issues

Older Dog Coughing – An Owner’s Guide

Is your older dog is coughing? Is it the sort of cough that lingers or is chronic? If so, it could be a sign that there’s something serious going on ‘behind-the-scenes’. Of course there are […]

Health Issues

All About Seizures In Older Dogs

Seizures in older dogs can be caused by all sorts of health conditions, and sometimes what looks like a seizure is actually something completely different. If your senior dog has a seizure, dramatic symptoms which […]

Health Issues

Your Guide To Older Dog Heart Problems

Older dog heart problems are fairly common, and your senior dog is quite likely to develop some type of heart disease…. eventually. This is because although the heart is a very complex organ, it IS […]