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Category: Dogs

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Can I Give My Dog Cortizone?

Is Cortisone Safe For Dogs? Being human is fantastic—we have opposable thumbs, we have microwaves, and we have a plethora of over-the-counter drugs designed to treat our every little illness, injury, and discomfort. Though some of us are more wary of taking drugs than others, most of us have no

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Can I Give My Dog Prilosec?

Is Prilosec Safe for Dogs? Let’s face it: humans deal with a lot of nagging physical unpleasantries on a daily basis. We eat fatty or heavily seasoned foods, we don’t drink enough water, we sit still for long periods of time, we deal with chronic stress that would’ve given cavemen aneurisms,

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Can I Give My Dog Ear Drops?

Are Ear Drops Safe for Dogs? Whether they’re big and floppy or little and pointy, we love our dogs’ ears. They are fun to scratch, they are almost cartoonishly expressive, and they are one of the features that seem most unique to each specific breed. Ears make the dog. Just as

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Can I Give My Dog Bengay?

Is Bengay Safe for Dogs? We have a hard enough time figuring out the best way to treat our own aches and pains, but when our furry friends start to stiffen up or limp about, alleviating pain can feel downright impossible. We have medicine cabinets full of pills, creams, patches,

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Can Dogs Eat Ranch?

Can I Give My Dog Ranch? Americans love condiments. Ketchup, mustard, soy sauce, guacamole, thousand island, mayonnaise, sriracha… the list goes on. One of our favorite condiments, however, is ranch dressing. Whether we are pouring it on salad, using it as a dip for carrot sticks and pizza slices, or

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Can Dogs Eat Paprika?

Can I Give My Dog Paprika? When we were little, we relied on salt and sugar to flavor our food. Our less-than-sophisticated palates told us that ketchup and corn-based artificial maple syrup were the two best flavorings available, and we were quick to pick out any green flecks of plant

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Can Dogs Eat Basil?

Can I Give My Dog Basil? Those of us who do not make a habit of cooking are sometimes woefully lacking in knowledge of herbs and spices, but there are a handful of herbs that almost every adult has some familiarity with. Basil, which usually shows up in pesto sauces

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Can I Give My Dog Activated Charcoal?

Is Activated Charcoal Safe for Dogs? We love our dogs dearly, but they aren’t always the sharpest knives in the drawer—they have rock-solid stomachs and regularly eat things that intrigue and horrify our human sensibilities. Most of the time, the malodorous substances they eat out of the gutter are relatively harmless.

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What Can I Give My Dog For Pain?

What to Give Your Dog For Pain? Countless studies have shown that sharing your home with a dog is an excellent way to reduce stress levels, boost happiness, and improve overall health and wellbeing. That said, there is nothing more stressful than a sick or injured dog. When we have

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