Today we turn to K9 Magazine for 5 articles, including an item on household products that can kill your dog and ask whether summertime dog fleas are something we can prevent.
1. Beware: The Household Products That Can Kill Your Dog Some owners hold onto a misconception that dogs will never eat or drink something that isn’t good for them. They’re wrong. This is a myth. Dogs make the choice of what to eat or drink on what appeals to their nose. They have little or no concept if a substance is harmful or poisonous until it's too late. Read: http://www.k9magazine.com/toxic-dogs/ 2. Summertime Dog Flea Problems Fleas are a problem throughout the year: micro-climates in homes, gardens and parks allow their survival during the coldest winters; however fleas are a bigger problem in summer as warmth and humidity speed up the life cycle. An abundance of wildlife also contributes to the flea population your pets are exposed to outdoors. Read: http://www.k9magazine.com/dog-fleas-summer/ 3. 13 Tips for Dogs That Don't Like Car Travel Travel sickness is a rare condition that can take hold of certain dogs just as it can individual people. Understanding the cause and effects of travel sickness in dogs as well as, obviously, identifying a potential cure for the problem is often easier said than done. Some dogs get carsick just the same as many small children do. Read: http://www.k9magazine.com/tips-dogs-car-travel/ 4. The Most Aggressive Dog Breed in the World? This Will Shock & Amaze (guaranteed) Here’s a report that’s set the cat amongst the pigeons. Research has lead to the naming of a top 33 list of what is said to be the most aggressive dog breeds in the world. And no, forget Rottweilers, Pit Bulls, Dobermans and Mastiffs for it is the little uns’ who come in highest on the aggression scale. Read: http://www.k9magazine.com/aggressive-dog-breeds/ 5. Dog Fighting in Britain: Report A violent and savage example of man manipulating nature to fulfil his own curious bloodlust, dog fighting is rightly banned nearly everywhere in the world. Our shocking investigation uncovers the reality – dog fighting has far from disappeared, in fact it’s a hobby that is distressingly alive and well. Read: http://www.k9magazine.com/dog-fighting/