Category: Health & Care

How to Get Rid of Fleas on Your German Shepherd

Knowing how to get rid of fleas on your German Shepherd is important especially if you live in a hot and humid area. Fleas are small and fast creatures that measure from 1/16 inch to 1/8 inch. There are more than 2,000 kinds of fleas around the world …

4 Common Health Issues in German Shepherds

What are the common health issues in German Shepherds? German Shepherds are very recognizable and noble dogs. The breed’s intelligence and temperament make them great police dogs and service dogs. For all these admirable traits, they can suffer from breed-associated health problems. Perianal fistula in German Shepherds Perianial …

Parvo in German Shepherds: What is Canine Parvovirus?

Canine Parvovirus (CPV) is a disease often seen in German Shepherd puppies. CPV or Parvo is a highly fatal viral disease in young puppies. This disease is highly contagious. The CPV attacks rapidly dividing cells in a dog or puppy’s body – severely affecting and destroying the intestinal …

Keep your German Shepherd Dog Safe This Halloween

While Halloween is a holiday most of us look forward to every year, celebrating it with precaution is a must – especially if you have dogs and little ones. Here are some tips to keep your German Shepherd Dog safe this Halloween. Consider where to put candles and …