Surprising Ways Senior Dogs Show Their Love

Lindsey ZimmermanDog Health, Senior Dogs

We all know how we show our dogs affection. If your dogs are like mine, they love belly rubs. The mere mention of a “treat” sends them jumping for joy (even if it’s only a carrot!) All I have to do is pull the leash out and they know we are going for a walk and get very excited. They … Read More

Keeping Your Senior Dog’s Mind Alert Is Very Important

Lindsey ZimmermanDog Health, Senior Dogs

Just like humans, dogs can suffer from mental decline as they age. It’s often uppermost in our minds that dogs need physical exercise to stay healthy. What we often forget is that dogs – particularly senior dogs – need mental stimulation as well. As dogs age, they can experience mental deterioration which is referred to as Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome (CDS). … Read More