Irish Setter Mother with Puppies

Q & A: Delivering Your Own Puppies

Question: Delivering Your Own Puppies “My Irish Setter is going to have puppies. I’ve heard that Irish Setters have many puppies and that they die easily. I would like to deliver these puppies at my home but with this risk should I take her to the veterinarian when she is ready to give birth?” Answer:…

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Golden Retriever at Sunset

Q & A: Night Vision Dogs

Question: Night Vision Dogs “I have always heard the rumor that dogs cannot see well at night. However there are other sources claim that dogs can see better at night than during the day, almost like having night vision. What is the real truth to these rumors?” Answer: Unlike cats, who have a good sense…

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Belgian Malinois Have a Higher Rate of Epilepsy

Q & A: Dog Epilepsy

Question: Dog Epilepsy “I own a female Terrier and she is almost five years old. Every three to four months she has what appears to be a seizure. My veterinarian cannot seem to help because each time she has an episode, the 20 minute drive to the doctor’s office seems to be enough time for…

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Basset Hound Sniffing Bad Odor

Q & A: Dog Passing Bad Gas

Question: Dog Passing Bad Gas “My fifteen-month old Basset Hound has a problem of passing gas. It is quite annoying and can be very embarrassing when I have guests over to the house. A veterinarian has advised me to alter his diet, but I have him on a diet considered to be the best as…

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