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Pet Safety Tips for the Holidays

Pet Safety Tips for the Holidays

Christmas season is nearly coming. Everyone is busy preparing foods and accommodating their guests. If you are in the mood of celebrating Christmas with a blast, make sure to take into consideration the pet safety of your animals. Dubai veterinarians advise every pet owners to be careful in giving your four legged friends something to eat or play around during this season of festivities. If you no...

New Pet? Pet-Proof Your Home

New Pet? Pet-Proof Your Home

A new pet is not just cute, it’s also a big responsibility you need to take care of. That pesky puppy or curious kitten can find lots of ways to get itself into trouble, and pets don’t always know what can be bad for them to eat or drink. A pet’s safety always need to be a priority, but you’ll also want to take steps to on protecting your furniture, carpeting, and other thi...

Senior Dog Food

Senior Dog Food

Is There Really a Difference from Regular Adult Food? You hate to admit it, but your furry companion is getting a little older. You want to make sure that your animal is happy and healthy for years to come. You have actually heard all of the hype about the new senior dog diets for older pets. Is there really a distinction between dog food for adult dogs and dog food recommended specifically for se...

Special Care Needs of Senior Dogs

Special Care Needs of Senior Dogs

Like all animals, as dogs age they tend to develop illness which are more common or special to senior dogs. Lots of dog owners have a hard time accepting this reality and believe that their vibrant pooch is not an older dog and will not have health problems. Dogs can, however, show signs of aging as early as 7 years. Senior dog illnesses generally affect larger breeds earlier than smaller breeds t...

Dog Grooming in Dubai – Healthy Pets Have Healthy Coats

Dog Grooming in Dubai – Healthy Pets Have Healthy Coats

Did you know that a shiny coat is a good indicator of your dog’s health? This is one proof that an appropriate dog grooming in Dubai is essential in keeping your dog’s health at par.  Check out the tips below in promoting good dog health. Dog Grooming in Dubai for a Shiny Coat Proper dog grooming can be a bit strenuous work for some. However, once you’ve managed to do dog grooming pro...

Make Boarding Pets a Safe and Happy Experience

Make Boarding Pets a Safe and Happy Experience

Courtesy of Brian Jones Tips On Boarding Pets in Dubai Boarding pets in Dubai is one thing, as pet owners, most of us will need to consider at some time or another.  Travel, illness or family emergencies can sometimes disrupt our normal pet care and require us to have an alternative plan. Some pet owners prefer to bring their pets along while they travel, but traveling with your pet is not alwa...

Flea Prevention

Flea Prevention

From pets.webmd.com Get Rid of Fleas in Your Home, Step by Step Your dog or cat is scratching a lot lately. Then something small and black jumps from the sofa onto your arm. Don’t freak out. Take charge of the situation.  The first step in flea prevention is to get rid of them. Call the Vet Is your pet on a flea control program? If he is, read the instructions again. It’s easy to miss a s...

Dubai  Pet Poison Prevention

Dubai Pet Poison Prevention

It can be any pet owner’s worst nightmare. One second you’ll turn around and see your cat or dog acting unusual or as if something is wrong with them. The next thing you’ll noticed those chocolates you left on counter, realizing that you’re pet has eaten all of those deadly sweets. Your pets are unpredictable and by nature, they are curious about things that attract their attention. That ...

Cat Dental Care in Dubai

Cat Dental Care in Dubai

According to the American Veterinary Dental Society,70% of cats age three and older have dental disease.  However, few pet owners in Dubai acknowledge the importance and take action. Cat dental care is just as important as dental care is for people. Like humans, dental disease in cats, if left unchecked, can lead to life threatening conditions. Immediate problems include loose teeth, bleedin...

Useful Dubai Pet First-Aid Tips

Useful Dubai Pet First-Aid Tips

Pet emergencies can happen wherever you are anytime of the day. If in case you have a pet emergency, the first thing you have to do is to get your pet to the animal hospital. Keep in mind that it is important to call so that the animal hospital knows your situation first.  At British Veterinary Hospital, we are open every day until 10:00 pm on Sundays to Thursdays and until 6:00 pm on Fridays and...

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