toys for blind dogs

Toys For Blind Dogs

Blindness should not stop your dog from playing, so in this post I’m going to be talking about toys for blind dogs.

I often use my senior dog Red and my life with her, as an example for many of my articles. Although she is blind, and has been since we adopted her almost 7 years ago, she doesn’t know how to play, and no amount of effort on my part has gotten her interested.… Read full post

how to care for a blind dog

How to Care For a Blind Dog

Whether it’s vision changes in older dogs or you are already living with a blind dog, figuring out the best way to care for him (or her) can be overwhelming. I adopted my first vision impaired dog about 9 years ago, and then next dog I adopted was totally blind. I had no rule book I just figured it out as I went along.… Read full post

help my dog is going blind

Please Help My Dog Is Going Blind

 

I understand the panic you must be feeling when you come to the realisation “my dog is going blind.”

Vision problems can be tough to catch early, even if our dogs are showing us there’s a problem. They may be walking a bit slower than usual, don’t seem interested in walking as much as they used to, even becoming startled when someone approaches.… Read full post

Everything you need to know about hearing loss in older dogs

Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Loss in Older Dogs

While hearing loss in older dogs is not uncommon, it certainly does not mean every senior dog will go deaf, or even suffer partial hearing loss. If you do suspect your dog is having trouble hearing don’t panic, just keep reading.

Would you be surprised to learn dogs are euthanised simply because they can’t hear well…or at all?… Read full post