Almost every four-legged owner heard about dog chipping. The procedure is actively offered in veterinary clinics and often flashes in the media. However, Russian citizens are in no hurry to use the wonderful technology, fearing possible tricks.
We will figure out whether it is really worth fearing a futuristic procedure or is it better to take a pet to it today.
What is chipping
Chipping dogs – a procedure involving the implantation of a transponder into the body of an animal.
An implantable transponder, or simply a chip, is represented by complex microcircuits that assign unique digital combinations to a specific pet. The size of the tiny chip is 1.2cm * 0.2cm. Such proportions provide comfortable movement of the pet and do not affect life. Continue reading
Regardless of the conditions in which the dog lives (on the street or in the house), if she has fleas, it is impossible to postpone the treatment. Blood-sucking parasites serve as a source of the spread of a huge number of diseases, disturb the psyche of the animal, spread to neighboring territories, including people.
If even one flea is found in a dog, proceed as follows.
Flea life cycle
Flea life cycle
Do not delay with processing – fleas breed at high speed. It will take only a few days for the pet to stop sleeping and eating, and insects penetrate all surrounding objects. Getting them out of there will be much harder than having a dog. In addition, in this case, there remains a high risk of re-invasion. Continue reading
Causes of eye redness in a dog
The causes of red eyes in a dog can be of a different nature: heredity, infectious and non-infectious diseases, injuries, and so on. In addition, redness may be local or extensive, observed for a short period of time or for a long time, accompanied by concomitant symptoms, or be the only sign of pathology.
Infectious diseases causing eye redness
In this group of causes of red eyes are contagious diseases caused by viruses, bacteria, fungus.
Chlamydia Often occurs in a chronic form. The eyes are affected alternately. Continue reading