Welcome to your How To Care For Your Senior Dog or Cat
Which items are okay in moderation:
A dog with Vestibular Disease should be seen by his vet and may:
Cushing’s Disease can have many of the same symptoms as diabetes, such as increased hunger, thirst and urination. At the onset, get to your veterinarian for a proper diagnosis.
Essential oils are similar to potpourri and smell yummy.
Blueberries are great antioxidants fresh from the bush but check with your veterinarian for a cranberry extract as juices have sugar and the berry itself is bitter, yet it offers a wealth of benefits to older pets.
Yellow gums on your pet could be fatal and may be a result of:
Spending as much time as possible with your older best friend rocks, but for those times you have to run an errand or head out of town:
Being a little lighter rather than overweight can be beneficial to your senior dog or cat.
The following may help your older dog have a better quality life:
It is important for you to work through the separation you are feeling from a pet who has passed by going through these steps: Denial, Anger, Guilt, Depression and Acceptance. In time, giving love to another animal may be the best way to heal.