Short nosed pets and some of their health concerns!

Brachycephalic Breed Concerns Brachycephalic breeds are the short nosed dogs. These breeds such as Frenchies, English bulldogs, Boston terriers and pugs all have very short noses. The short noses are super cute and make them extra lovable. Many people do not know that with the shorter nose comes a few health concerns not found in other breeds of dogs. Brachycephalic airway syndrome: [...]

By |2019-12-07T20:30:47+00:00December 7th, 2019|Pet Care|0 Comments

Is snoring normal for your dog?

Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome Does your dog commonly snore while sleeping or snort when excited? What is brachycephalic airway syndrome? Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome is a group of inherited characteristics that cause restriction of normal air movement and breathing. The 4 components of this syndrome are stenotic nares (narrow nostrils), elongated soft palate (blocks the epiglottis, preventing [...]

By |2017-02-13T01:26:04+00:00February 13th, 2017|Pet Care|0 Comments