Author: Dr. Shruti Bhattacharya

Are NSAIDs really worth as a pain management option for your dog?   So you suddenly notice your dog (Yuri) has developed a limp in one of his legs and is having difficulty walking or sitting (Signs and symptoms of pain in dogs). You have some pain medication lying around which was previously prescribed to your other elderly dog (Molly) for her osteoarthritic knee. To provide some instant relief to Yuri, you decide to give him Molly’s medicine.    STOP Don’t ever do that…!! You might do more harm than good…   As per FDA, there is only one over…

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18 signs, a dog is in pain and what to do Dogs are probably the most resilient creatures on this planet. They try to not be bothered by small cuts or bruises. Since they cannot speak, it is difficult to understand whether your dog is in pain because of an injury or any other underlying cause. In this article I bring you the symptoms and signs of your dog in pain. I am currently taking care of an Indian pariah dog (named Guy Wigglebutt) who lives in my colony. The first night I found Guy, he was wailing in pain (I…

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Is raw dog food the right way to go? We as dog parents/lovers always want the best for our pooch. In this context, food or the diet holds the top priority. Dogs are the descendants of wolves. Because of this, a lot of argument has been going on about feeding dog the raw dog food. Many sources claim that raw dog food is better than all other types of dog diets available. But does it hold correct for the domesticated dogs? In this post, I have uncovered the pros and cons of the different raw dog food. Read all the…

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Currently, the market offers many different commercial dog food But the question which most of the dog owners face are: Are you providing the correct commercial dog food to your beloved pooch? What to look for when you are deciding on the food to give your pooch? Does your dog’s meal plan satisfy his energy and nutritional requirements? Are you confused about which commercial dog diet is right for your dog? Don’t have time to read? Watch the video instead If you are faced with any or all of these questions, you are at the right place. I urge you…

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Should dogs wear clothes? Myth or reality? Should dogs wear clothes? While some people say that the dog’s own fur coat is enough to provide protection from all the harsh elements of nature, the others are of the opinion that dogs need protection too and it is alright to make them wear clothes. In reality, should dogs wear clothes or not is completely dependent on the dog, his fur conditions, the weather and a few more factors which I will discuss further in this blog post. In winters, it is very common to see pups parading around in coats and…

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As I begin this journey of blogging, I feel it would not be right to start without giving you all a background to our rescue stories. How we rescued our two wonderful pups, Alpha and Delta Updated on July 27, 2021 For as long as I can remember, I have loved animals. I have always felt a bond with them (especially with dogs) which I never felt with my fellow human beings. I would read rescue stories and wish one day I could help a dog just like in the story. I would always prefer to go to the relative…

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