Diarrhea isn’t fun for anybody. When your dog gets it – and feeding boiled chicken or hamburger with rice doesn’t make it go away – it’s time to see your veterinarian. There are lots of different causes of diarrhea in dogs, including dietary indiscretion (also known as eating dumb stuff), viruses, stress, abrupt diet changes,…

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When you see a dog “scoot” on his behind, wiping his bum on the rug or lawn, do you think, “Gee, that looks like fun!”? No! The first thing you think is, “Oh dear, he must be uncomfortable!”  Why do dogs do this? And what can we do to help them? Most often, when dogs…

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