Category: Natural Dog

The German Wire-Haired Pointer German Dog Breed

By BarkUptoday       Image credit: Wiki The German Wirehaired Pointer, also known as the Deutscher Drahthaariger Vorstehhund, originated from Germany. This dog breed originated from the Griffon, Stichelhaar, German Shorthair, and the Pudelpointer dog breeds. The German Wirehaired Pointer belongs to the AKC’s Sporting Group and the UKC Gun Dog Group. This breed is known for…

Diabetic Alert Dogs

By BarkUpToday Editors Image credit: Pixaby If you’re living with diabetes or have a loved one that has recently been diagnosed with diabetes, you probably have a lot of questions. You’re probably also asking yourself how you developed diabetes and if a diabetic alert dog can help you? The obvious question is; how can a…

Czechoslovakian Wolfdog Slovakian Vlcak. Barking is Not Natural For This Hybrid Dog Breed.

By Claudia Bensimoun   Image Credit: Wikipedia The handsome Slovakian Wolfdog, also known as the Slovakian Vlcak has lineage that can be traced as far back as 1955 to an experiment that was conducted in Slovakia. The experiment entailed breeding working German Shepherd dogs with Carpathian wolves. The Solvakians wanted to create a breed that would…

Rooibos Tea for Fleas and Good Health

Image Credit: Claudia Bensimoun Does your dog sometimes itch or have the occasional hot spot? Most dogs will have fleas at some stage in their lifetime, regardless of whether they are taking Frontline or any other flea medication. Chances are that you’ve discovered these little critters and have just about tried everything. Here’s what I’ve…

Medical Marijuana For Canine Cancer Patients

Medical marijuana may be controversial, but it’s showing promise as an effective natural pain reliever for dogs with cancer. When Nikita was facing her final weeks after a battle with cancer, her guardian and veterinarian Dr. Doug Kramer eased her discomfort with medical marijuana. The Siberian husky soon stopped whimpering with pain and began eating,…