Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Genetically predisposed health issues in dogs

In researching the book I am writing for people who want to train their own service dogs, I started looking into the subject of genetic predisposition of specific breeds to disease. I came upon an excellent paper (updated in 2011) called a "Guide to Congenital and Heritable Disorders in Dogs".

Keep your dog safe as the weather gets warmer

As the weather warms, get out there with your dog and enjoy yourself. Here are a few reminders to help keep your four-legged friend safe...