: ' health'

Amazing 10 Year Health Guarantee

Lonestar Farms proudly offers a 10 year health guarantee on every puppy we sell. Look around and try to find a guarantee like this anywhere else online or in your local area. You won’t find it! [...]

Identifying Periodontal Disease

Identifying Periodontal Disease In Your Dog Did you know that 85% of adult pets suffer from periodontal disease? Could your pet be at risk? Imagine what would happen if you didn’t routinely care for your own [...]

What Is A Phantom Schnauzer?

What Is A “Phantom” Miniature Schnauzer? In the last few years, a new term has evolved when referring to a black and silver miniature schnauzer. The term is “phantom” but a lot of people don’t understand [...]

Miniature, Toy and Teacup Schnauzer Colors

By: Chris Davis Back to Articles and Stories Click Here to See Pictures Of All Miniature Schnauzer Colors What’s in a Color? There seems to be little that sparks as much controversy or “myth-understanding” than the [...]

Which is Best – Boy or Girl Puppy?

By: Katherine Reed Back to Articles and Stories A lot of people think that female dogs are going to make better pets for them. Most requests for new puppies have people asking for a “precious little [...]

Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet

The Facts of Life: Important Reasons to Spay or Neuter Your Pet By: Katherine Reed Back to Articles and Stories Spaying Your Female Pet (ovariohysterectomy) This is the removal of the ovaries and uterus. Ideal age [...]

How to Deal With Puppy Chewing

By: Dog Fence DIY’s staff veterinarian Dr. Susan Wright. Dog Fence DIY will help you choose the right pet containment system for you, help you with installation, and help you train your pet to use the [...]

Portosystemic (Liver) Shunts

By: Karen M. Tobias, DVM, MS, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons, Professor, Small Animal Surgery, University of Tennessee Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences Back to Articles and Stories Introduction Portosystemic shunts are a common [...]

Hypoglyemia In Puppies (Low Blood Sugar)

By: Dr. Delbert G. Carlson, D.V.M., Dr. James M. Griffin, D.V.M. Back to Articles and Stories This is a central nervous system disorder caused by low blood sugar. It occurs mainly in TOY breeds between six [...]

How to Rate Your Dog Food

By: Unknown Back to Articles and Stories Start with a grade of 100: 1) For every listing of “by-product” , subtract 10 points 2) For every non-specific animal source (“meat” or “poultry”, meat, meal or fat) [...]