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Can a Dog Have Down Syndrome?

In this article, we will consider: can a dog have down syndrome, symptoms of down syndrome in a dog and is down syndrome similar in dogs and humans? We often notice behaviors in our dogs which mimic those of humans. We wonder if dogs can [Read more…]

Golden retriever lying down in heat
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How Long Does a Dog Stay In Heat?

Generally, from around the age of 6 months old, a female dog will experience her first heat cycle (when she reaches puberty). During this heat cycle (i.e. estrous) there are four distinct phases, one of which is the estrus phase. During this phase she can [Read more…]