Month: September 2012

SOI DOG RESCUE NEEDS VETERINARIANS TODAY TODAY.

Experienced volunteer veterinarians with a minimum of 2 years experience in small animal care are urgently needed at both the Khanchanburi shelter and at Soi Dog’s shelter in Phuket. Interested veterinarians please contact Belinda Davis at: belinda@soidogaustralia.org.au. “For example in January of this year according to official figures 1,968 dogs were rescued from a smuggler’s holding…

SCOTTISH TERRIERS AND LIVER CANCER

By Claudia Bensimoun   For all ‘Scottie’ parents, cancer is the most feared disease.Cancer grows inside the body and can go unnoticed  for a long while- silent killer.Some breeds like the Scottish terrier are more prone to liver cancer than other breeds.Scotties often get primary tumors of the liver.Most importantly is how the liver is affected when…

VACCINE INDUCED MENINGOENCEPHALITIS IN YOUR DOGS.RABIES TITERS-BIOGAL

What is vaccine-induced meningoencephalitis? Post Rabies induced encephalitis Shows up in the system 10-21 days after the rabies vaccination. Symptoms are similar to rabies limpness paralysis severe inflammation of the dog’s brain and spinal cord. Veterinarians say that symptoms will vary according to which part of the nervous system is affected.     Rabies vaccines…

FUN ITEM-TROFF WATER POUCH FOR DOGS.GREAT FOR TRAVEL.

The Troff water pouch holds 17 ounces of water and is eco-friendly.When empty one can roll it up,reuse and store.It can also be frozen during the summer and thawed out .Perfect for hikes, dog shows and travel.This pouch is mess free and is great for hotel stays or when you are on the go with…

WILDLIFE WEDNESDAY. ELEPHANTS SLAUGHTERED BY HELICOPTER SNIPERS IN AFRICA.

THOUSANDS OF ELEPHANTS SLAUGHTERED BY HELICOPTER SNIPERS IN AFRICA-GARAMBA NATIONAL PARK Illegal elephant poaching has peaked and with the demand from China for ivory trinkets and jewelry, the demand for ivory from China is insatiable.There are 300 million middle class in China ,all of whom buy trinkets, jewelry and other goods made with ivory. There…

SHABBY CHIC DOG COLLARS .FUN CHOICES FOR ALL CANINE PERSONALITIES. GREATEST BUYS FOR THE HOLIDAYS! UNIQUE AND TRENDY.

World Design Every dog deserves the very best in accessories.We have all spent mornings shopping for the perfect collar and leash, but what makes a collar unique?Sometimes we pause, wondrously marveling at collars that are a piece of art.Having gone through at least a dozen nibbled, shredded and torn leashes with my shepherd, he is…