The average Bernese Mountain Dog lifespan is approximately 6 -8 years, which is relatively short compared to other large breed dogs. But it doesn't have to be this way. You actually can increase your Bernese Mountain Dog's lifespan, by following these ten health tips. 1. Visit The Vet Regularly To Increase A Bernese Mountain Dog Lifespan Visiting your veterinarian regularly … [Read more...] about 10 Health Tips to Ensure a Long, Healthy Bernese Mountain Dog Lifespan
Are you thinking of getting a Great Dane? If so, congratulations! It's safe to say that you can look forward to adding a gentle giant to your family. Next to the Irish Wolfhound, Great Danes are considered to be the second tallest dog breed in the world. At the same time, they're also considered to be a loving, easygoing and affectionate family dog. In having such a large … [Read more...] about Raising Marmaduke: Your Complete Guide to Great Dane Care
You wake up in the morning and your dog doesn't want to get out of bed. You pour some kibble into her bowl and she doesn't immediately scarf it down. You pick up the leash and ask her favorite question: "Wanna go for a walk?" — but to no avail. She isn't showing obvious signs that she's ill or hurt, but you know that dogs are superb actors when it comes to hiding their … [Read more...] about Do You Have a Lazy or Lethargic Dog?
You start to notice your dog isn’t as active and outgoing as he or she once was. At first, you think he or she is having an off day or is a little under the weather. As the days progress, you begin to notice that your beloved pet can't climb stairs (potential signs of hip dysplasia), is having difficulty simply walking around the house or is displaying signs of lameness and … [Read more...] about Hip Dysplasia in Dogs: How to Recognize, Prevent And Treat It
Dogs are one of the most popular pets in America. In fact, over 60 million households have one or more pet dogs. So if you're thinking of getting one, then you're in good company! But, choosing the right dog for you can be a challenge. There are 339 different breeds of dog to pick from. And within these different breeds, there are different sizes of dogs: everything from … [Read more...] about Your Guide to the Most Well-Known Large Dog Breeds