If a dog has a fever, this indicates that there is a problem with its health. Because just like with us humans, fever in dogs is a defence mechanism with which the immune system tries to fight pathogens in the body. However, if it rises too high and lasts too long, not only the actual underlying disease but also the fever itself can become a serious danger to the dog. In the following, we explain how to detect fever in your dog and when you and your dog should visit a vet. When does a d..
Just like in humans, a functional immune system plays a decisive role in ensuring the health of your dog. If the immune system is weakened, diseases result. In this article, we will explain what can cause weaknesses of the immune system, while you will also learn how you can strengthen your furry friend’s immune system naturally. What can weaken the immune system? The purpose of the immune system is to protect the body against pathogens. I..