What should I feed my Dog?

We’ve all noticed that ever-expanding line of dog foods at the pet store. There are hundreds of new diets and dietary supplements released every year—it’s overwhelming! Savvy dog owners don’t want to fall victim to promotional advertising, but simply comparing … Continue reading →

Share on Facebook

We know dogs love tennis balls, BUT…

Did you know they can damage their teeth?  The brillo-like surface acts like a perfect file for tooth enamel.  I can always spot a tennis ball fanatic by the smooth, even, worn-down teeth.  Over time this can lead to exposure … Continue reading →

Share on Facebook

Summer Heat

Did you know that heat stroke can be fatal? Obese pets, or those with airway problems are more at risk. Avoid exercise or prolonged walks in hot weather, and be sure to have cool water available at all times. Ask … Continue reading →

Share on Facebook

Dr. Nulton’s Pets

Meet one of my all-time favorite pets. The magnificent Butter, along with all my other pets. Share on Facebook … Continue reading →

Share on Facebook

Why is my dog licking his feet?

This is not normal, and not something you should ignore.  Dogs are not cats, and they don’t “groom” themselves the way cats do.  Licking of the feet is actually a sign of itchiness in dogs, the most common cause of … Continue reading →

Share on Facebook

Wet nose/dry nose/warm nose/cold nose: What does it all mean?

It’s a bit of a myth that your dog’s nose is going to warn you that he’s sick.  A healthy dog can have a wet, dry, warm, or cold nose at any given moment.  In fact, variability is quite normal.  … Continue reading →

Share on Facebook