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Four-Pound Puppy Undergoes Two Surgeries

“I noticed my 9-month-old, 4 lb, black-and-white Chihuahua puppy, Mojo, was not eating his normal portions and seemed depressed. I took him to my local veterinarian, Dr. Clark of Bay Hills Animal Hospital on February 28. She examined Mojo and

5 Tips for Caring for Your Short-Faced Dog on Hot Days

Warm weather can be exhausting for both pet owners and their furry friends. When a dog overheats, it pants and breathes differently in order to cool itself down. Brachycephalic breeds (short-faced) have a difficult time in the heat because they

Guest Post: EPI Warning Signs and What to Look For

If your dog vomits in the house and makes diarrhea messes in the yard, you worry. What’s wrong with your constant companion and best friend? Your beloved companion could have something called exocrine pancreatic insufficiency. What is EPI? Exocrine pancreatic

Ay Chihuahua

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, we spotlight on the Chihuahua dog breed that hails from Mexico. The Chihuahua is a small dog breed that originated, and is named after, the state of Chihuahua in Mexico around the 1500s. They

Twinkie Twinkie Little Star

This guest blog post is brought to you by Twinkie the Teacup Chihuahua! I love children’s songs and fairy tales, don’t you? When we grow up, we’re told not to believe in fairy tales, but in my case, I can’t