Category: Dog Health

Just like us, dogs can suffer from a wide range of health problems. Our dog health problems guide offers information about dog symptoms, dog illness, dog health problems, dog care and more. From congestive heart failure in dogs to parvo and hip dysplasia, you’ll find information – and hope – here at the Dog Pages.

This is the Dog Health category.

Just like us, dogs can suffer from a wide range of health problems. Our dog health problems guide offers information about dog symptoms, dog illness, dog health problems, dog care and more. From congestive heart failure in dogs to parvo and hip dysplasia, you’ll find information – and hope – here at the Dog Pages.

Parvo in Dogs

The Causes, Signs and Treatment of Canine Parvovirus Canine parvovirus, also known as CPV-2 or parvo, is a highly contagious viral infection that can be lethal to dogs. It first appeared in the late ‘70's, probably a mutation of the feline distemper virus. Dogs had no natural immunity to the virus and vaccines were ...

Heartworm Disease in Dogs

Heartworm Disease in Dogs

Heartworm Disease in Dogs - The Signs, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention of Canine Heartworm Disease Heartworm infestation can be prevented! Ask your veterinarian what you should be doing to keep your dog or puppy healthy and heartworm-free. Heartworm disease is an entirely preventable condition that can be ...

Cool Dog Care Tips for a Hot Summer

Cool Dog Care Tips for a Hot Summer

Ahhh those hot, humid, lazy days of summer! You've stocked up on sunscreen, Popsicles, bottled water, a new bathing suit or two... now what did you forget? Your dog! Many people don’t realize that dogs need special care during the summer months just like we do, and Dogs Central would like to offer the following dog ...

Dog Influenza Epidemic May Be in Store

Dog Influenza Epidemic May Be in Store

A canine form of influenza that has caused illness in numerous dogs in Illinois is reported to be spreading throughout the midwestern USA, according to Dr. Jose Arce of the American Veterinary Medical Association. The virus, thought to have originated in Chicago, IL, has already spread to 12 surrounding states. The ...

Senior Dog Health

Senior Dog Health

Caring For Your Elderly Dog Your dog has trouble getting up; he can't make it as far on your every night walks; his face has become peppered with white hairs. As much as you wish it weren't so, your dog is aging. But how do we ensure our dog's health, comfort and happiness once they've reached the milestone of old ...

Dog Health

Dogs and Puppies Central offers a ton of dog health information, including senior dog health issues, dog breed health issues, common dog health conditions and more. From preventative health articles to dog health advice, you’ll find a wealth of dog health information on our site.

All Types of Dogs – Dog Breeds A-Z With Pictures

Want the most reliable information about all types of dogs? Dogs and Puppies Central is the online authority for information profiles for dog breeds A-Z with pictures. On our pages, you will find a wealth of information about all breeds of dog and puppy, choosing a dog, small dog breeds, tiny teacup (tea cup) dog ...

Dog Food For Joint Health

Dog Food For Joint Health

All About Joint Health Dog Food Dog food companies are becoming pro-active where your dog's joint health is concerned. More and more premium dog food manufacturers are offering joint health dog food formulas with natural Glucosamine, which helps prevent the breakdown of cartilage, which is what keeps your ...

Cardiomyopathy in Dogs

Cardiomyopathy in Dogs

Dilated Cardiomyopathy in dogs is a number one killer of Great Danes. It is a degenerative condition of the heart, that causes the heart to gradually loose it's ability to pump blood effectively. If your Dane does develop cardiomyopathy, medication will relieve pain and make the dog comfortable for some time. This ...