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Expert Advice: Vet's Corner Vet-Approved Frozen Summer Treats for Dogs
Question: My local drive-thru ice-cream shop offers “pup cones”; very small portions of soft serve vanilla ice cream in a tiny ice cream cone. When my Yorkie watches me with her sweet “please share” eyes on a hot day, I’m tempted. Can I feed my dog ice cream, frozen yogurt or popsicles? Answer: While I’m […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/vets-corner/frozen-summer-treats-dogs/ | July 23, 2019
Expert Advice: Vet's Corner Flying With a Dog? Tips for Traveling Safely
Planning to travel with your dog on an airplane? Here's what you need to know. Question: My family and I are relocating, and instead of driving to our new home we would like to travel by plane. Our dilemma is how to transport the dog. There are so many frightening stories in the news. I’ve […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/vets-corner/air-travel-dogs/ | October 25, 2018
Expert Advice: Vet's Corner When Should I Call the Vet?
Your dog is an important member of your family but unlike human family members, a dog cannot complain if they are in pain or feeling under the weather. Learn the warning signs that mean you should take your dog to the vet.https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/vets-corner/should-i-call-my-dogs-vet/ | October 25, 2018
Expert Advice: Vet's Corner Raw Food vs. Dog Kibble
"I’ve been hearing a lot about feeding dogs raw food. It seems controversial. Can you tell me what’s best for my dog?" Dog owners want the absolute best for their canine companions to ensure they live healthy, happy, and active lives. The first step in achieving that goal is feeding your dog a balanced, nutritious […]https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/vets-corner/feed-my-dog-raw-food-or-dog-kibble/ | June 5, 2018
Expert Advice: Vet's Corner Is Coconut Oil Safe for Dogs?
Is coconut oil safe for dogs? Anecdotal evidence does indicate that there may be some benefits from coconut oil for dogs.https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/vets-corner/coconut-oil-safe-dogs/ | June 1, 2018