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Signs of Dehydration in Dogs

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Signs of Dehydration in Dogs

If this is an emergency, call urgent animal care immediately. Skip ahead and check for dog dehydration, or jump to treat dog dehydration. Reading time: 5 minutes Water is a source of fun on hot summer days and a key element in fighting dehydration in dogs.  Like all mammals, dogs need water to maintain a healthy body. Your dog needs water for a functioning body by lubricating joints, regulating body temperature, aiding digestion, regulating nerve function, and balancing her PH. Water is critical because it aids in the transport of nutrients in your dogs' body; it also contains necessary minerals like magnesium,...

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How to Play with Dogs – 8 Fun Activities

How to Play with Dogs – 8 Fun Activities

  Reading time: 6 minutes Whether you're still cooped up with your dog or back out at work, finding time to play with your dog is essential. You probably already know how to play with dogs, but we found some new ideas for dog games and activities. All dogs play a little differently, some can chase the ball for what feels like hours while other dogs play well with each other or even by themselves. My dog high school, Cody, who I could only guess was a mix of Greyhound, Husky, and German Shepherd, loved running. He would run in...

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Why Does My Dog Kick their Leg? - The Scratch Reflex

Why Does My Dog Kick their Leg? - The Scratch Reflex

That's the spot! You know the one where the starting kicking away. Have you ever asked 'why does my dog kick their leg?' We talked to the experts, there's some science behind why.

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