TOP 3 DOG HEALTH PROBLEMS

TOP 3 DOG HEALTH PROBLEMS

When it comes to pets, having one that can be able to talk to their owner especially is every pet owner’s dream. Unfortunately though that cannot happen, this leaves us with the option of trying to figure out what our pets really want. That said there are a number of health problems that man’s best friend might end up having, fortunately there are ways in which the dog can be rescued, for instance you can ensure that you dog is taken to be vaccinated on a regular basis and in an event that your dog is unwell you can also take it to the vet for your dog to be treated. In this article we will be looking at 3 health problems that our four-legged friends tend to face from time to time.

1. Kennel Cough
Kennel cough is known to be very contagious and it usually brings about inflammation in a dog’s voice windpipe as well as its voice box. The most common means in which your dog can catch a kernel cough is by exposing it to a dog that already has the kennel cough.

2. Heartworms
Heartworms are very serious and tend to pose serious health issues to the dog. This condition usually sees parasites infecting a dog’s heart as well as its arteries. So how does this come to be? Well when your dog is beaten by a mosquito, it will be exposed to larvae which if not checked properly tend to develop into large worms.

3. Vomiting and Diarrhea
Vomiting and diarrhea in dogs is usually caused by infections. A perfect example of such an infection is parvovirus. Other factors which are known to bring about vomiting and diarrhea are eating or swallowing inappropriate foods.