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Your Guide to Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

5 monthes ago   |   By Best Bully Sticks

Having a bad hip isn't an issue exclusively for humans. Did you know dogs can have hip problems, too? According to the Journal of Veterinary Medicine, canine hip dysplasia affects 15.56% of all dogs.
Clearly, CHD is a common affliction. Learn all about what it is, its symptoms, and how it can be treated below.
What is hip dysplasia in dogs?
Canine hip dysplasia is a condition that affects the hip bones of dogs, especially larger dogs and certain large breeds. The hip joint is a ball-and-socket joint, so it relies on smooth twisting. If a dog's hip joint doesn't develop properly, the joints...
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Can Dogs Eat Turkey? Your Canine's Guide to Thanksgiving Dinner

Can Dogs Eat Turkey? Your Canine's Guide to Thanksgiving Dinner

5 monthes ago   |   By Best Bully Sticks

Thanksgiving is a holiday perhaps best known for its food. Roast turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, stuffing...the list goes on and on.
What if your dog wants to join in on the feast? Not sure if dogs can eat turkey-or anything else from your Thanksgiving table? Read on and think twice before slipping your pup something from your plate this year.
Can dogs eat turkey?
Plain, cooked turkey by itself isn't inherently harmful to dogs. In fact, it's a great source of protein and other nutrients. Turkey meat, skin, and fat are all common ingredients in dog food and treats.
However, your...
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