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

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

Josephine suffered from eye problems in dogs

Eye Problems in Dogs

The possibility of eye problems in dogs is naturally a concern, so let’s have a look at what we can do in terms of prevention, help or treatment. 

Let me begin by saying eye problems in dogs is not inevitable, which is very good news. Vision loss and eye problems can occur, so if eye exams are not part of your dog’s health checks, they should be.… Read full post

hearing loss in dogs

Everything You Need to Know About Hearing Loss in Dogs

It can be quite scary when your dog goes deaf, but this article will help you with everything you need to know about hearing loss in dogs.

While hearing loss in senior dogs is not an absolute, partial or full hearing loss is common. Your dog will begin to rely on his other senses, and can still live a very happy, good quality life. … Read full post