Senior Dog Articles

  • Common Types of Cancers in Senior Cats & Dogs

    Caring for senior pets can be tough. Whether your pets have been with you their whole lives or you adopted them as adults, watching them struggle in old age is…

  • What To Do If Your Senior Dog is Overweight

    Overweight Dogs: What to Do? The best thing that you can do for your overweight dog is to help him or her lose the extra pounds. Though this is important…

  • Exercise Tips for Senior Dogs

    Exercise is crucial for all dogs, but especially for senior dogs over the age of 7 if they are a small dog, or over age 6 for larger dogs. It’s…

  • Helping Senior Pets with Mobility

    Mobility in Senior Pets As the years go by, some older pets can start to have difficulty with mobility. You may notice your senior dog lagging behind on their usual…

  • Supplements for Cats & Dogs

    As pets become older, many pet owners ask whether supplements and vitamins for dogs and cats are really necessary for feline or canine health. There is little doubt that supplements…

  • Why a Pet Monitor Camera is Helpful with Senior Pets

    As pets age, there are many reasons why a pet monitoring camera can be useful, especially if you have never monitored your pet in the past. Older cats and dogs…

  • Keeping your Dog Healthy in their Golden Years

    Due to improved veterinary care and dietary habits, pets are living longer now than they ever have before. One consequence of this is that pets, along with their owners and…

  • How an Activity Tracker Can Help Senior Pets

    Older pets need special care and attention, especially if they suffer from certain conditions or ailments. An activity tracker can help senior pets in a variety of ways, to keep…

  • Choosing a Hands Free Sling Pet Carrier

    As pets age, many senior pets prefer to spend more time with their pet parents. For some, there may be medications that need to be administered at certain times, and…

  • Top 5 Reasons a Senior Pet May Need a Waterproof Blanket

    Having pets can be messy business at times. As pets age, some of these messes can become more problematic, causing frustration not only for you, but also for your senior…

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