Blood transfusion is becoming a common procedure performed in dogs and other animals. Prior to transfusing, blood typing is performed to determine the blood type of the donor and recipient. Transfusing the same blood type can help reduce the risk of transfusion reaction. Unfortunately, transfusing the same blood type does not guarantee that a reaction will not occur.
I Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesWhen your four-legged comrade starts rubbing his head on the floor, it could just be his way of exchanging scents. Just to be safe, talk with your vet about his unusual behavior to figure out a cause.Leaving His MarkYou’re probably already aware that Henry is fully capable of lifting his leg up to mark his turf.
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But you can train your dog using the most effective methods. This post will help you to achieve this. 1. The key to train your puppy is by playing with him. There is no better way to achieve the effect than playing with the puppy.
Fish may be known as cold-blooded creatures, but the truth is that they are more sensitive to changes in temperature than you are. When the temperature outside changes, birds and mammals make adjustments in their metabolism to keep their bodies from freezing or overheating. Most fish and reptiles have little they can do to keep their body temperatures regulated except move from sun to shade, from hot surface waters to cool deep waters.
You've been dreaming about that "one" day when you make an end-of-summer powder s...
The viruses that cause feline leukemia and feline AIDS are similar in that they cause immune suppression. Both viruses hold down an infected cat's natural immunity to disease. Your cat's mouth, nose, lungs, skin and intestines are normally covered with bacteria and viruses. However, the normal immune system keeps these bacteria in check and prevents disease.
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This song was a song that originally came about during the "Kicking and Screaming" recording sessions. And I don't know whether it's a happy or a sad song - because if you ask me if it's a sad song I'd probably say yes because it's mainly about what's really going on on the road and so on... A video is worth a thousand words. Watch it and let us know what you think!
Feline Scooting Scooting refers to the act of rubbing or dragging the anal area or perineum (the area between the anus and genitals) on the ground. Typically, the hind legs are extended in front of the cat as the cat drags herself forward. Dogs will scoot much more commonly than cats. Anything that causes an irritation or itching to the area under the tail may cause an cat to scoot.
I Brand X Pictures/Brand X Pictures/Getty ImagesYour adorably shaggy Cairn terrier might not be the worst shedder, but weekly brushing of this double-coated pup will distribute his coat& 39;s natural oils and give him an overall neater appearance. To do this, you must brush his coarse, hard outer coat and his dense, but ultra-soft undercoat.
Dog sheds are nature’s way of getting rid of the dead skin which is beneath the f...