cover dog this month is Drake, owned by Angie & Catherine of Tampa,
month's articles is geared to the medical end of pet care. We've had people
request information on anesthesia
and what happens when our pets are "put under" for an operation.
We've also been getting a lot of mail from owners worrying about lumps
they find on their dogs. When do we worry? Read this article
from a great source, PetEducation,
and become aware of the different lumps and bumps our pets have. Don't
cancer starts with lumps which is why it's so important to
spay your female BEFORE they come into season the first time. Visit this
site, The PetCenter,
to see a mammary
gland removal operation to understand more.
or not, read what is being said about heartworm
preventative. DORG gets questions frequently on vaccines and monthly
medications and stands firm that all owners should trust their vets advice,
but, they should also educate themselves when it comes to the treatments
they choose to give their pets and decide what is right for them by learning
about the chemicals or the procedures involved.
continue to list the items you should keep in a first
aid kit to cover basic emergencies. Also in the health end of things,
do you know what to do if your dog is stung? Bees and spiders can cause
swelling and allergic reactions. Know
what to do for an insect sting!
forget to visit
DORG's shopping boutique
now and see what's new.
- Consider your next pet a rescue. Rescue offers a multitude of dogs
who need loving homes and a tremendous number of dedicated people helping
dogs in need. Many dogs are from owner turn ins, puppy mills and
abandonment. Any rescuer will tell you the amount of love they give
back is ten fold and it gives them a second chance at happiness.
Product review for the month
NR Mineral Seaweed food
from natural rearing.com. It's a great immune booster and gets a
"thumbs up" from the DORG family of dogs.
Read the review.
Please adopt or rescue when
you can. Don't forget to check the
and rescue pages, frequently since more information gets added daily.
DORG, The Dachshund Magazine
On-Line! wants this to be an educational and interactive site
with an abundance of information for all dog and Dachsie lovers.
We are please that it continues to grow and want to thank every one that
has contributed or donated time to make this as successful an on-line magazine
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