Previous Info Thursday Articles

Articles posted starting December 2017

None of the information provided here by GRRMF is to act in any way as a substitute for proper veterinarian care and routine checkups. It is provided only to inform our readers.

December  7, 2017  –  Setting up a trust for your animals

December 14, 2017  –  What to do when an unleash dog approaches

December 21, 2017  –  Safety tips for the holidays or any day

December 28, 2017 –  Fleas and oral flea control

January  4, 2018     –   Soft sided dog crates

January 11, 2018     –  Cones for animals

January 18, 2018    –  Dog parks

January 25, 2018  –   Emergency care & Authorization form

February  1, 2018  –   Electric shock collars

February  8, 2018  –   Loose leash walking

February 15, 2018  –  Canine dentist

February 22, 2018 –  First Aid Kit for pets

March 1, 2018         –  Kennel Cough: Treatment and Prevention

March  8, 2018     –    Tips for traveling with your pet

March 15, 2018        – Pet steps for your senior dogs

March 22, 2018      –  How wet pet food is made

March 29, 2018     –  Health insurance 101

April  5, 2018       –   Ready for a new family member?

April 12,  2018  –  Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

April 19,  2018  –  Is a Dog Park the right choice for your dog?

April  26,  2018  –  Oh those teenage years!

May  3, 2018  –  Where to take lost dogs

May 10, 2018 –  The Importance of Pet Insurance

May 17, 2018  –  The benefits of freeze dried dog food

May 24, 2018 –  How to Treat a Paw Injury

May 31, 2018 –  Why Trainers Don’t Like Retractable Leashes

June 7,  2018 –  Going to the Festival – leave Fido at home

June 14, 2018 –  How long should you leave your dog alone?

June 21, 2018 –  Cute dog photos

June 28, 2018 –  How to help you dog through Fireworks and Loud Noises

July 5, 2018  –   Shots for your dog

July 12, 2018  –  Training Games

July 19, 2018  – Hand signals for your dog

July 26, 2018  –  Yucca Root – helps with digestion and arthritis

August 2, 2018 – Coping with Mid Summer Heat

August 9, 2018 – What is your dog telling you?

August 16, 2018 – Who of us hasn’t suffered the loss of a special canine friend?

August 23, 2018 – Ear infections – What can we do?

August 30, 2018 – Is your dog a snuggler?

September 6, 2018 – Bones (calcium) in your dog’s diet?

September 13, 2018 – How to deal with more than one pup in your house?

September 20, 2018 – Information on Tick and Lyme Disease

September 27, 2018 – How to Reduce the use of treats when Training

October 4, 2018  –  Canine Influenza

October 11, 2018  –  Relieving Nuisance Behavior

October 18, 2018  –  Whole Dog Journal’s Review of Ruffwear’s New Hip Belt

October 25, 2018  –  Diagnosing the cause of a dog’s diarrhea and firming things up

November 1, 2018 – Road Trip!! Things to plan for before hitting the road.

November 8, 2018 – Things to know and look for when hiring a pet walker

November 15, 2018 – Should Your Dog Sleep on the Bed with You?

November 22, 2018 – Do You Have Any Bright Ideas for Encouraging Spay/Neuter?

November 29, 2018 – Moving with your pet?  What you need to know.

December  6, 2018  – Baby! It’s Cold Out There!

December 13, 2018  – Feeding your dog home-cooked foods?  Don’t forget the calcium!

December 20, 2019 – How Well do you Speak Dog?

December 27, 2018 – Is Neosporin safe for you dog?

January 3, 2019       –  New Years Resolutions for you and your dog

January 10, 2019     – It’s never too late if your pup has tummy troubles

January 17, 2019     – Aftermath of the California Camp Fire

January 24, 2019    – Best dog gear and orthopedic beds for your dog (2 links)

January 31, 2019     – Living with your dog in the city – it can be done

February 7, 2019     – Sleep – we all need it, both animals and humans alike – but how much?

February 14, 2019   – Drool baby…..we’ve all had them.  Here is all you need to know about drool.

February 21, 2019   – Who knew?  MRSA in Therapy Dogs: Preventing Transmission in Hospitals

February 28, 2019   – Dog Walking Apps – Are they safe?

March 7,  2019         – Is your pet crate trained?  Why not?

March 14,  2019       – 5 Reasons NOT to free feed your dog

March  21,  2019      – Bloating in Dogs – the mother of all emergencies

March  28,  2019     – How much training does Fido need?  Life is too short to stress your dog out – prioritize 

April 4,    2019         – Reduce your dog’s cancer risks

April 11,   2019         – Dog Breed Sterotypes: Inaccurate and Damaging

April 18,   2019        – Can adding herbs to your stiff old dog’s dinner help him run, jump, and play like a puppy?

April 25,  2019        – Training a dog to make choices

May  2,  2019          – What is Mange in Dogs?

May  9,  2019          – Is Our Dog’s Behavior Genetic?

May  16,  2019        – Distemper in Dogs

May  23,  2019        – Dog Kisses:  Are they really Kissing You?

May  30,  2019        – Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs….Is It Always Cancer??

June   6, 2019     –  Dog muzzles can be useful tools if used correctly

June  13, 2019    –  Symptoms & Treatment of Foxtail

June 20, 2019    –  Best Food Dispensing Toys

June 27, 2019    –   Bone Cancer Vaccine for Dogs

July    4, 2019    –   Happy July 4th or is your pup going crazy?

July   11, 2019     –   Best Life Jackets

July  18, 2019      –   Take the Sit/Down/Stand Challenge

July  25, 2019      –  Dog Drooling

August 1, 2019    –  Avoiding Heat Stroke

August 8, 2019    –  Common Types of Cancer in Dogs and their Signs

August 15, 2019  –  How to Teach Verbal Cues

August 22, 2019  –  Habits of Highly Effective Dog Owners

August 29, 2019  –  How to Remove a Tick

September 5, 2019 –  Learning new skills – for you and your dog

September 12, 2019 –  Why you can’t keep them all – a good read!

September 19, 2019 – How much sleep does your dog need

September 26, 2019 – What to do if your dog is stung by a bee

October  3,   2019  –  Teaching your dog to greet nicely

October  10,  2019  –  Charting new ground – CBDs

October  17,  2019  –  Osteosarcoma: Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment

October  24,  2019  –  Keeping Kids and Dogs Safe

October  31,  2019  –  Retractable Leashes

November 7, 2019 – Mast Cell Tumors

November 14, 2019  – What To Do When Your Dog “Can’t Go”

November 21, 2019  –  Fear Free Veterinary Care

November 28, 2019  – Dog Limping: Possible Causes and Treatments

December 5, 2019  –  How to Furnish a Home for Dogs

December 12, 2019  –  Understanding Your Dog’s Nose

December 19, 2019  –  Properly Supervising Your Dog

December 26, 2019  –  Interesting Reads for Dog Lovers

January  2,  2020  –  Fido’s new Toy  (an after Christmas treat)

January  9,  2020  –  Could Hydrotherapy be right for your dog?

January 16,  2020  –  Spending Your Golden Years with Dogs

January 23,  2020  –  Does Your Dog Go Bananas on a Leash?

January 30,  2020  –  Natural Dog Arthritis Treatments

February 6, 2020  –  Are There Cues Your Dog Doesn’t Like?

February 13, 2020 –  7 Habits of Highly Effective Dog Owners

February 20, 2020  –  Change Is Good – Especially for Your Dog’s Food

February 27, 2020 –  10 Most Important Things to Teach Your Puppy

March 5, 2020  –       Your Dog’s Feeding Time – Scheduled or Not?

March 12, 2020  –     Coronavirus, Your Dog and You

March 19, 2020  –      Reforming a Reactionary Dog

March 26, 2020  –     Mat Training Tips

April  2, 2020  –       “Go Orange” in April for the Animals

April  9,  2020  –      5 Common Mistakes when Buying and Feeding Dry Dog Food

April 16, 2020  –     Train Your Dog to Check In

April 23, 2020  –     Loose Leash Walking – Teach Them Not to Pull

April 30, 2020  –    Socially Conscious Sheltering

May  7,  2020    –   Hemangiosarcoma in Golden Retrievers

May  14,  2020 –   Your Dog’s Feeding Time – Scheduled or Not?

May 21,  2020   –  How to Treat a Paw Injury

May 28,  2020 –  Symptoms of Canine Dementia

June  4, 2020  –  It’s that time of the Year – Allergies

June  11, 2020  –  Why Does Fido Roll in that Stinky Stuff???

June  18, 2020  –  Games for Building Reliable Recall Behavior

June 25, 2020  –  Dogs with Special Needs

July  2, 2020  –   When Fido goes Missing

July   9, 2020  –  Why Does Your pup Roll in that Stinky Stuff???

July  16, 2020 –  Games for Building Reliable Recall Behavior

July  23, 2020 – Two Dogs are Better than One!

July  30, 2020 – What’s Your Charitable Dog Cause?

August 6, 2020 – Hurricane Season in Florida

August 13, 2020 – Training Tips for Timid Dogs

August 20, 2020 – A Way for Shy and Fearful Dogs to Play

August 27, 2020 – How the Coronavirus has Affected Adoptions

September  3, 2020 – 12 Weight Loss Tips for Your Dog

September 10, 2020 – How to help your dog get ready for back to work (and school)

September 17, 2020 – Buckle Up!!  Canine Seat Belts

September 24, 2020 – Canine melanoma is not just “skin cancer”.

October  1,  2020  –  Sleep. We all need it, humans and animals alike!

October   8,  2020 –  Something to ponder: Can You Put a Price Tag on Your Dog’s Life?

October  15,  2020 –  When to Worry About Your Dog’s Runny Nose

October   22,  2020  –  The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Dog Owners

October  29, 2020  –  Researching Your Dog’s DNA

November 5, 2020  –  Behavioral Probiotics

November 12, 2020  –  Are You Prepared?

November 19, 2020  –  An Owner’s Guilt

November 26, 2020 – Acorns Can be Dangerous to Dogs

December 3. 2020  –  The Stubborn Dog

December 10, 2020 – Dogs that Shouldn’t Receive CBD

December 17, 2020  – Holidays can be Happy for you and your dog

December 24, 2020 – How to Treat a Paw Injury

January  7, 2021   –    Apple Cider Vinegar for your Dog

January   14, 2021  –  Physical Exams for Senior Dogs

January  21,  2021  – Safe Choices for Chewing in a Crate

January  28, 2021  –  Puppy Kisses:  Is Your Dog Really Kissing You?

February 4, 2021  –  The Benefits of Pumpkin

February 11, 2021  –  Canine Stem Cell Therapy

February 18, 2021  –  When Dog Ownership gets Tough

February 25, 2021  –  Dog Limping?  Possible Causes and Treatments

March  4,  2021  –   WDJ advice for New Dog Owners

March  11,  2021  –  How To Train Your Dog While Staying Home

March  18,  2021 –  How-To-Safely-Introduce-Your-Dog-To-Other-Dogs

March  25,  2021  –  Would your dog enjoy dog TV?

April  1,  2021  –  Variants of Coronavirus May Affect Pets More Severely

April 8,  2021  –  When Your Dog Goes Missing – Important Steps To Take

April  15,  2021 – Knee Braces for Dogs

April 22,  2021  – Dog House Rules – No Right Answer

April 29,  2021 – What Fruits Can Fido Eat???

May  6,  2021  –  Complementary Therapies to Help Your Dog’s Arthritis Pain

May  13,  2021 – Gabapentin For Dogs – What You Should Know

May 20,  2021 – Doggie Daycare:  What You Should Look For

May 27,  2021  – How To Engage Your Dog’s Brain While Activity Is Restricted

June  3,  2021 – Review of Wireless Dog Cameras

June  10,  2021 – Don’t let the Florida Heat Get Your Dog!

June  17,  2021 – The Importance of a “Pet-Nuptial” Agreement

June 24,  2021 – Find Services and Support for Palliative or Hospice Care

July  1, 2021  –  Is Fido ready for July 4th?

July   8, 2021 – Are Florida’s Plants & Animals safe for your dog?

July  15,  2021  –  Prisma – a fun app for dog owners
GRRMF does not endorse the use nor have we tested this app.  It is simply and idea from the Whole Dog Journal.

July 22, 2021  – Dog Fostering – A cute story that we’ve all had!

July 29, 2021  –  Can Dogs Eat Cinnamon?

 

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