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

19 January, 2018

Everything on Apoquel: The Popular Allergy Medicine for Dogs

Is Apoquel right for your dog? Does your dog gnaw and scratch more than usual? It can be a heartbreaking sight, especially if you know that your dog is suffering from an allergic skin disease. Even worse are the effects of all of that scratching and gnawing – dog hair all over the furniture, inflamed skin and leaky pores (amongst …

18 January, 2018

Down with Dermatitis: Atopica Allergy Medication for Cats and Dogs

Understanding Atopica Allergies aren’t fun for anyone. You have to endure a constant runny nose, itching all over, and allergic reactions to the smallest of things. Not to mention the fact that it worsens dermatological conditions. Well, your dogs and cats can suffer from the same thing, but the difference is they can’t tell you. Imagine how painful and irritating …

16 January, 2018

Previcox for Dogs: Benefits, Dosage, Safety and More

Previcox, with the active ingredient firocoxib, is a chewable non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used as a painkiller for dogs suffering from osteoarthritis. Your dog and you have been inseparable from the moment you first laid eyes on each other. He shares your bed, your food and your passion for fishing. You share your secrets with him because you …

5 January, 2018

The Ultimate Guide To Choosing The Best Dog Dewormer

When the vet tells you that your dog has worms, or if you notice worms in your dog’s feces or vomit, you are likely to be stricken with horror and start thinking about where to find the best dog dewormer. However, tapeworms in dogs are incredibly common. Both dogs and cats are susceptible to parasitic diseases, and tapeworms and roundworms …

7 December, 2017

Benadryl for Dogs: The Do’s & Don’ts, Dosage, Side Effects, And More

If your dog or emotional support animal suffers from severe allergies or allergic reactions to things around them, then you know how hard it is to watch them go through that pain. However, there is a solution: Benadryl for dogs. “What, you say?! This ‘human drug’ can be used on dogs?! I’m not sure about that…” Benadryl is an over-the-counter …

1 December, 2017

Tramadol for Dogs: The A-Z Guide

As an avid animal lover, nothing is more disconcerting than knowing that your dog is in pain. For instance, if your pooch has always been affectionate and suddenly becomes irritable and distant, they may be in pain. Alternatively, a once-independent pooch who suddenly becomes super clingy could be ill. Pooch pain may be chronic, acute, or postoperative. A trip to …