The CertaPet Blog: Helping Pet Owners Live a Better Life With Their Pets

27 August, 2018

Metronidazole for Dogs: Dosage, Side Effects, and More!

What is Metronidazole for dogs?  Well, the rumbling pain and discomfort we experience when we have the tummy bug can be intolerable! Thankfully we can tell the doctor and receive the pain relief we need. Unlike us, our four-legged friends can’t tell us when they feel discomfort. That’s why we need vets! Vets can look at various clinical signs and …

27 August, 2018

Dog Dementia: A Guide to Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Today many senior dogs may succumb to the effects of dog dementia. Dogs with dementia is truly a devastating condition that can change the personality of a loved pet. While there is no cure for this condition, pet owners who educate themselves about the disease can improve the quality of their pets life. So, in this article, we’ll cover all …

23 August, 2018

When Do Dogs Stop Growing? Panosteitis in Dogs Guide

Another term for panosteitis in dogs is ‘growing pains.’ This condition most commonly affects young dogs from large or giant breeds. The symptoms of panosteitis include lameness, lack of energy, and pain. This condition can be treated with anti-inflammatory medications. Indeed, panosteitis is self-limiting and once the dog stops growing the pain eases. However, it is important to control the …

23 August, 2018

Why is My Dog Not Eating? The Top 6 Reasons!

Is your dog not eating? If you’ve ever had a dog who won’t eat the food you give them, you’ll know how frustrating this can be. Since they can’t put into words why they’re not eating, it’s natural for pet owners to feel frustrated and worried. There will be so many things going through their head. Maybe their dog isn’t …

23 August, 2018

Pumpkin for Dogs: A Cure for Dog Upset Stomach Problems

Pumpkin for Dogs: A cure-all for your dog’s GI problems? How is it possible that one food item can treat both diarrhea and constipation? Read on to find out more about how this humble veg can ease some of your canine’s tummy troubles.Can Dogs Eat Pumpkin? Is Pumpkin Good for Dogs? You Bet! That’s affirmative! Pumpkin is good for your …

23 August, 2018

Constipated Dog? Symptoms, Causes, Remedies for Dog Constipation!

Dog Constipation is a common problem in all dogs, although it is hard for loving pet owners to see. No matter the breed, age, size or eating habits of your furry friend, irregular bowel movements can strike at any time. Do not be distressed, there are ways to “expel” the problem. “My Dog is Constipated!” From Not So Serious to Life-Threatening: …