Senior Dog

Senior Dog Syncope, Seizures, Stroke, and Heart Attack Part 3

Yesterday, in the second of an article series on syncope, seizures, stroke and heart attack in dogs, I talked about seizures and  how they compare to syncope . If you missed yesterday's article, you can find it here. If you…
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Canine Epilepsy

Senior Dog Syncope, Seizures, Stroke, and Heart Attack Part 2

Yesterday I talked about syncope in the first of an article series on syncope, seizures, stroke and heart attack in dogs. If you missed this first installment of the article series, you will want to read that first, you can…
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Dog During Syncope

Senior Dog Syncope, Seizures, Stroke, and Heart Attack Part 1

Last night, or should I say this morning, at around 5:30am, Jet had a syncopal episode. Jet has had this happen before, it's a direct result of his heart disease. Last night's episode was the worst yet, though. As I…
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Flea and Tick Preventative

Is Flea and Tick Preventative Really Poison?

I keep my ear to the ground. I also have a senior dog who is prone to...well, anything. Ask our vet and he will tell you that IF there is a side effect that can happen, it will happen to…
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Life with an Anxious Dog Copyright PhilosophyofDog.com

Life With An Anxious Dog

If you have ever had a dog with anxiety then you will know that there are anxious dogs and then there are ANXIOUS dogs. Jet is of the latter persuasion, so today I want to talk to you a little…
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Canine Hemangiosarcoma

Canine Hemangiosarcoma – AKA How Jet Kicked Cancer’s Butt

Let me preface by telling you that the pictures included in this post are graphic. There is blood, open wounds, and stitches. There is also cancer. A rapidly growing, highly invasive cancer. That Jet survived. Let me start from the…
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