Boston Terrier Health

Health and grooming of the Boston Terrier

Cushing’s Disease in Canines

By Joann Henry Signs and Symptoms of Cushing’s Disease Unlike typical dog ailments, Cushing’s disease is quite tricky, as a pet owner is most often unaware of the onset of this condition. The common signs that alert an owner that something is wrong with a dog do not take place, such as visible pain, diarrhea, […]

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How to Have Your Dog Live Longer

By Colin Albert Every dog owner will want to ensure that their dog will enjoy a long and healthy life. But how long is the average life of your particular breed of dog and what can you do to increase the possibility that your dog will live longer than expected? A myth has developed that […]

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Understanding Cherry Eye/The Third Eyelid

By Audrey Frederick Humans, dogs and cats have a lot of features in common. We share many of the same reactions to stress and pain, but there is one thing that cats, canines and most other animals have that we don’t, and that is the third eyelid. What is the third eyelid? Well, medically it […]

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Hot Weather Tips For Dogs

By Nikola Marshall Anytime temperatures turn extreme, pet owners should take extra precautions to ensure that their companions are comfortable and safe. Pets are living beings and should be treated as such. Keeping this in mind, here are some tips to keep your pet healthy and a happy during the hot months. Dogs can suffer […]

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Top 5 Dog Health Problems

By Chris Suckow The most common dog problems: Dog Owner’s commonly ask me the same questions repeatedly. This article aims to help dog owners prevent and find information about the most common dog health problems. Understanding the basics of these problems will go a long ways to helping your canine friend live a long healthy […]

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Clipping Fido’s Nails Doesn’t Have to be a Dreaded Chore

By Steve Allison Do you dread clipping your dogs nails? Don’t worry you are not alone.. Even though it’s not much fun most dog owners will have to make nail clipping part of their regular grooming. To clip your dogs nails you will need some basic equipment that you can pick up at any good […]

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Boston Terrier Dental Care

By Lu Young The Boston Terrier’s Mouth Boston Terriers share many common dental characteristics with their human companions, including gum disease, gingivitis, periodontal disease, and tooth fractures. There are several noted differences. Boston Terriers usually do not get cavities An adult Boston Terrier has 44 teeth (humans have only 32) A Boston Terriers teeth are […]

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Boston Terrier Hazards

Boston Terriers are funny people. Unfortunately, their unique anatomy results in a couple of health risks that you will need to monitor.

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