Start grooming your Shih Tzu right away to get them used to the grooming process — because Shih Tzus need regular grooming! The combination of their tangly hair, big eyes, and shortened face can cause serious problems if you don’t stay on top of the grooming. Here’s everything you need to know about grooming your Shih Tzu: how often to do it, pro vs DIY grooming costs, tools that make dog grooming easier, and Shih Tzu grooming issues you need to know about: tear staining, shedding, eye infections, and ear infections.
Have you ever brushed your dog's teeth? Things like gum disease and tooth decay are often difficult to see, and a dog’s general health is directly influenced by how healthy his teeth and gums are. Here you'll find excellent information on how to brush your dog’s teeth as well as our best tips for ensuring your dog's teeth and overall general health aren't affected by mouth infections.
The best toys for dogs are those which match your dog’s needs the best. If your dog has no teeth, or few teeth, these are the 10 best dog toys to consider.
My dog’s first experience with Mercola Healthy Pets Treats. We tried the large Dental Bones and the Gentle Dental Bones. My dog LOVES these dental chews!
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If your dog’s tongue sticks out all the time, it could eventually become dry and cracked — and painful — for your dog. Here’s what you should do to make sure that your dog’s tongue stays in the best condition possible.
I’ve tried dog mints in the past. They had no effect on my dog’s bad breath. Those granules that you sprinkle on your dog’s food are so darned expensive. So I decided to try doggie mouthwash; it’s a drinking water additive. Dental Fresh got rid of my dog’s fish breath once and for all!
Things like gum disease and tooth decay are often difficult to see, and a dog’s general health is directly influenced by how healthy his teeth and gums are. Once infection sets in, it can sometimes be difficult to treat and could compromise your dog’s health in other ways. This video shows how to brush your dog’s teeth.
My Pomeranian/Yorkie dog is 18 years old and he’s lost all of his teeth. Here’s how we got through the painful periods when he was losing his teeth and having difficulty eating. Plus tips for caring for a dog with no teeth.
Here are some videos of dogs showing their teeth… or baring teeth… on command. Want to know how to teach your dog this trick? Check out these tips for teaching a dog to show teeth.
If you’ve ever wondered how in the world to accomplish the task of brushing your dog’s teeth, here’s a great instructional video that teaches you how to brush your dog’s teeth. I’s filled with all of the best tips for brushing your dog’s teeth… and making sure that he enjoys it!