Acid Reflux in Dogs: Managing GERD & Gastric Health

acid reflux in dogs

Acid Reflux in Dogs Many of us have experienced heartburn. Perhaps after overindulging at a family holiday potluck or eating way too many of Aunt Janet’s famous spicy meatballs. You are experiencing acid reflux, and, often, your next step might be reaching for the antacids.  Fortunately, we can identify and treat our own discomfort. However, […]

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Critical Signs of Stress in Dogs 

critical signs of stress in dogs

Stress. What stress?! When it comes to our day-to-day, people are pretty accustomed to being stressed out, even if just a little bit. When it comes to our fur babies and four-legged best friends, though, we don’t want stress to even be a part of their vocabulary. The goal is that they have everything they […]

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Keeping it Pawsitive: How to Prevent Dog Anxiety  

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Dog Anxiety Think about that anxious feeling you get when meeting someone for the first time. You want to look just right, not a hair out place, no wrinkles on your shirt. How anxious were you the first day you dropped your kids at school? They bubbled with excitement, and you plastered a smile on […]

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VDI Laboratory Recommends Vitalize® Trixsyn® to Support Joint Health 

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It’s no secret. Americans love their pets. In 2024, 66% of U.S. households own pets, with dogs then cats leading the favorites. What might astonish you is that 97% of those pet owners consider their pets part of the family.  Let’s face it: dogs and cats offer us companionship, unconditional love, entertainment, therapy and daily […]

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Reproductive Health for Dogs is Important to Breeding Success 

Reproductive Health for Dogs

Reproductive Health for Dogs It’s a labor of love to ensure the healthy delivery of cute, cuddly puppies. They don’t “just happen.” Several factors play into successful dog reproduction and breeding programs, including knowledge about basic reproduction, reproductive health for dogs and whelping and post-natal care.   Reproductive Health for Dogs  Several reproductive health factors should […]

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An Introductory Guide to Dog Reproduction 

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Dog Reproduction At BioZyme®, we encompass care that comes full circle for all animals. That means caring for the animals that provide food and fiber to feed and clothe the world. It means caring for the animals that are beside our sides as faithful companions. And, of course, caring for the animals that live on […]

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What to Give a Dog for Pain at Home 

what to give a dog for pain at home

We never like to see our fur babies in pain. And they don’t appreciate the discomfort either. There are options for pain relief we can give a dog when it is in pain at home. Important disclaimer: the Vitalize Team is not, and does not purport to be, a team of veterinary specialists. Don’t confuse […]

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How to Select an Anti-Inflammatory for Dogs 

How to Select an Anti-Inflammatory for Dogs

The dog is man (and woman’s) best friend. And we never like to see our cuddly canines in pain. Especially when that pain is accompanied by sad dog eyes, and no way for our best four-legged friend to tell us what is causing the discomfort.   Inflammation is often what causes pain for our fur friends. […]

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How to Care for Your 8-week-old Puppy

8-week-old puppy

8-week-old Puppy It’s said that dogs are man’s best friends. Well, puppies can be everybody’s best friends. The tail wagging and sloppy kisses are good signs that your puppy is getting adjusted to his or her new home, and that is likely taking place right around the time that little fluff ball turns 8-weeks-old. Just […]

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Tips for Caring for Your New Puppy

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New Puppy There is nothing quite as exciting as welcoming a new puppy to your home! Regardless of whether it’s your first-ever fur baby or an addition to your canine collection, each bundle of fluffy fur and paws can be so sweet. But it is important to remember they are babies, and they require a […]

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