Health & Nutrition Articles

Good Health & Good Nutrition = Happy Chihuahua!
Good Health & Good Nutrition = Happy Chihuahua!

Here you will find articles and videos all about keeping your Chihuahua healthy and happy. The first thing to do is to find a skilled and caring veterinarian. That is number one on the list of priorities on this subject. There will be articles here to help you find one that is right for you and your dog. There will be articles about diseases to look out for, things you can do to prevent them and other ways you can help keep them healthy. Accidents happen. We will have articles on things that can happen and how to prevent them anything that will help you keep your chihuahua safe. (See Remedy’s Story).

I will be adding some recipes for nutritious canine meals and treats. If you have a special recipe that you’d like to share with our other readers, please send them to us in the comments form below and I will be happy to post them with credit to you, of course.

It’s that time of year when we start to get dry, itchy skin. Dogs also get dry, flaky, itchy skin. Read more.
5 Essential Steps To Help Your Dog With Dry Flaky Skin
January 2nd is National Pet Travel Safety Day. I take my dogs with me everywhere I go, and I think Read more.
Pet Travel Safety Day
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Cold Weather and Exercise I don’t know what the temperature is in “your neck of the woods”, but it’s downright frigid Read more.
8 Great Ideas To Exercise Your Dog in Cold Weather That Will Inspire You
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If you read my blog, then you know that I have three wonderful Chihuahuas that inspire me every day and Read more.
Chico’s Wish List
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Pebbles Embarrassing (anal gland) Issue Poor little Pebble will be so embarrassed if she knew that I was telling you Read more.
Let’s Talk About Anal Glands
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Why it’s important to give your dog treats Small treats or biscuits can be good for your Chi because they Read more.
Are You Feeding Your Dog Too Many Treats?
One Good Thing About Winter Most of us look forward to no more bugs during the winter. No flies buzzing Read more.
3 Important Reasons Why You Should Treat For Fleas and Ticks All Year Round
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Is your dog at risk? When spring rolls around you will see a lot of articles on the internet about Read more.
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You May Be Asking Yourself, Should I Take My Dog To The Vet? Some people are cool as a cucumber Read more.
15 Signs That It’s Time To Take Your Dog To The Vet
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October is apple month. It is also a time for our favorite foods. Mine? Carmel apples! But, it is also Read more.