Dog Health

Everything that has to do with your dog’s health – from stomach aches to nutrition to broken bones. Let Canine Journal assist you with your pet health needs, but remember to take them to the Vet in emergencies!

Dog Health

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Healthcare for humans has been a hot topic in the news recently. But just because dogs are sitting backseat in cars doesn’t mean we should put their well-being behind our own. It is commonly believed that a dog ages about seven human years for every one year perhaps because dogs age seven times faster than we do. That means it is that much more important to take care of them to ensure they live a full and healthy life…

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Dog Life Insurance: Does It Make Financial Sense?

Dog grave (caption: Dog Life Insurance)

Many people get life insurance for themselves or their spouse — it can be a wise financial investment to help you with the loss of a loved one. But what about our furry family members? Can you get a life insurance policy on a dog? And what expenses do you need to consider with the loss of your pet? We’ll answer these questions and more to help you plan ahead. Even though we don’t like to think about our pet’s death, it helps to be informed about all your options…

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Best Dog Subscription Box 2020: Pet Treater vs BarkBox vs PupBox vs Pupjoy vs Bullymake & More

Best Dog Subscription Box

Struggling to find time in your schedule to run basic errands, let alone keep your dog’s goodie stash supplied? Dog subscription box services are a growing trend and may be the solution to having enough toys, treats, health and grooming items on hand for your pup while also providing a little more fun and variety for everyone to enjoy…

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What Is Reverse Sneezing In Dogs? (And How To Stop It)

Pug looking sad on couch (caption: Reverse Sneezing In Dogs)

One of our nicknames for our family dog is Mr. Piggy because he has these strange snorting spells that come on as suddenly as they disappear. I had no idea until recently that these spells are actually a condition called reverse sneezing. While our pup never seems in dire distress when these bouts hit him, I wanted to learn more to make sure there wasn’t anything to worry about. Here’s what I uncovered about reverse sneezing…

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Best CBD Oil For Dogs: An All-Natural Way To Ease Anxiety and Pain?

Dog with CBD oil

Want to weed out man-made pharmaceuticals to help relieve some of your pup’s ongoing health problems? You’re not alone. More and more pet parents are turning to an all-natural alternative, CBD oil, made from the cannabis/hemp plant. Studies have shown that CBD oil and other CBD products are beneficial for several human health issues, including anxiety, pain, seizures and neurological disorders, but is CBD effective and safe for dogs?

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Nationwide Pet Insurance Review: A Different Way Of Doing Pet Insurance?

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While researching Nationwide pet insurance, we found ourselves a little overwhelmed. It displays benefits differently than other companies. For example, it lists specific illnesses that are or aren’t covered, which can be good if your dog’s breed is prone to a particular disease. After digging a little deeper, we unraveled the complexities to help you learn about this product…

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ASPCA & Hartville Pet Insurance Review: A Name You Can Trust?

Dog running in water with stick in mouth (caption: ASPCA & Hartville Pet Insurance Reviews)

You may have come across ASPCA Pet Insurance and wonder if it’s an excellent option since it has a prominent and trustworthy brand name. Or maybe you’re curious about Hartville Pet Insurance? While this brand may look different from ASPCA Pet Insurance, it is actually the same exact product sold under a different brand name. Confused? So were we before we took a closer look…

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AKC Pet Insurance & PetPartners Review: Does It Offer The Best Coverage At The Lowest Price?

Lab looking serious (caption: AKC Pet Insurance & PetPartners Review)

The American Kennel Club (AKC) is well-known in the pet world for its expertise in breed, health and training for dogs. PetPartners, Inc. partnered with AKC in 2003 and administers AKC Pet Insurance. But, in 2009, they also started selling the exact same pet insurance policy under their own brand name: PetPartners. So, you can choose which brand name you’d prefer to represent your pet without any change in coverage. But, regardless of the brand name, what does this policy cover? That’s precisely what we’ll dive into here…

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