Back to home
Category

Health

  • 13 Articles
How to treat tear stains

How to treat tear stains

Do you have a dog with red rusty tear stains?  One of my Boston Terriers Orbit is two and a half years old and has had horrible red rusty tear stains since she was about 10 months old.  She also has a history of yeast which I'm glad to say we've put behind us now....
Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, July 29, 2018
  • 9
15 Reasons why Real Dog Box Treats and Chews is the BEST subscription box you can get for your dog

15 Reasons why Real Dog Box Treats and Chews is the BEST subscription box you can get for your dog

I've been wanting to do a Real Dog Box Video Review for ages.  However I just found an extremely informative review on YouTube so instead of doing one ... I thought I'd share his review below. We've been members since last year.  I thought I'd share 15 reasons why I think they are the best...
Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, July 12, 2018
Taste of the Wild PREY Review:  Four Weeks Later

Taste of the Wild PREY Review: Four Weeks Later

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Taste of the Wild PREY. All opinions are 100% mine.   Taste of the Wild PREY  Review - Four Weeks Later We’ve been home a few weeks now since our epic cross country road trip to Blog Paws.   We drove over 3,000 miles....
Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, June 1, 2018
  • 4
Taste of the Wild PREY Review

Taste of the Wild PREY Review

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Taste of the Wild PREY. All opinions are 100% mine.   I’ve decided to drive to a pet conference (Blog Paws) this year. Round trip from San Diego, CA to Kansas City, MO, will be just over 3,000 miles.  The main reason for deciding...
Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, May 9, 2018
17 Things on my Mind about My Allergic Dog

17 Things on my Mind about My Allergic Dog

Allergies are complicated A daily headline topic in my house is Maggie’s Allergies and “the state of her rashes today”.    Sometimes my significant other and I will get in a heated debate because we have varying opinions and of course I’m always right.  So he has to concede… to let me stay in charge….

Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, June 15, 2017
  • 5
6 Ways To Help My Dog’s Allergies Naturally

6 Ways To Help My Dog’s Allergies Naturally

It’s officially Allergy Season here in San Diego.  Maggie’s rashes are starting to become more regular.  And now Orbit’s scratching a bit too.  Here’s what I’m doing to address their issues: 1. Food: Cutting out chicken.  I’ve been feeding chicken the past 6 weeks.  Raw the first 3 and then started to cook it.  …

Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, June 8, 2017
  • 2
Orbit got bit by a Fire Ant

Orbit got bit by a Fire Ant

[one_full last=”yes” spacing=”yes” center_content=”no” hide_on_mobile=”no” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” background_position=”left top” hover_type=”none” link=”” border_position=”all” border_size=”0px” border_color=”” border_style=”” padding=”” margin_top=”” margin_bottom=”” animation_type=”” animation_direction=”” animation_speed=”0.1″ animation_offset=”” class=”” id=””][/one_full][fusion_text]If there’s trouble, Orbit’s going to get in it.  Or in this case – step on it. We had plans to hike the Elfin Forest in Escondido yesterday.  We’d heard about…

Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, May 30, 2017
  • 1
Simple solution for dog allergy

Simple solution for dog allergy

About a year and a half ago Maggie broke out in a rash.  It got so bad I had to take her to the vet.  She received a steroid shot and a bottle of pills.  Apparently she had contact dermatitis.  Her rash would start off in her armpits and her belly. On a scale of…

Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, May 1, 2017
Planning Orbit’s Spay

Planning Orbit’s Spay

I finally scheduled Orbit's spay surgery for this Wednesday.  I'm feeling anxious inside.  I know it's a routine surgery but I can't help but worry.  Last year she had her "routine" rabies vaccination which she ended up having an allergic reaction to.  I wrote about it HERE. Anxiety aside I'm most worried about how she...
Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, April 24, 2017
Waiting two heat cycles before a spay

Waiting two heat cycles before a spay

The big push to spay and neuter our pets, in particular before puberty, was brought about as a response to the explosion of stray dogs and cats without homes.  Overtime the suggestion that dogs and cats should be fixed has evolved because it’s healthier. I did a little digging and found cases advising to delay…

Continue Reading
By MaggieLovesOrbit, April 20, 2017
Instagram API currently not available.