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Boston Terrier Licking

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I have had several Boston Terrier’s Licking habit to break.  They would like themselves (extensively), the floor and other objects.  Sometimes they would lick themselves into bald spots.  After several visits to the vet, Boston Terrier’s Licking was determined to be an allergic reaction to soap used to clean their beds.  When the soap was […]

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Boston Terrier Quivering

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Have you ever seen your Boston Terrier quivering and wondered why?  My dogs seem to quiver when nervous or scared and the article below gives more details. What are the most common reasons a dog shivers or shakes? Is treatment necessary? And when should you talk to your vet? Dogs shake and tremble for all […]

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Boston Terrier Dry Skin

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Summer is right around the corner and with comes Boston Terrier

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Bathing Your Dog – Revisited

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Bathing need not be a difficult situation for either you or your dog. In fact my pair

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Boston Terrier Allergies

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Boston Terriers allergies can make them miserable.  They will dig, scratch, and chew on their skin till it becomes raw and infected.  Your Boston Terrier allergies may be easily treated at home. If he’s itchy, smelly, flaky, or constantly trying to scratch or bite at his fur, you have a problem. These symptoms are signs […]

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Salmonella in Boston Terriers

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I have had dogs that have had diarrhea, but have never had it tested for salmonella.  The dogs recovered quickly.  I will never know whether my Boston Terriers had salmonella.  In the future I will test for salmonella in Boston Terriers to prevent further problems of dehydration and complications later.  Salmonella is not common in […]

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Insect Bites in Boston Terriers

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It seems like every year, my dogs get a tick or two.  They are common in my area.  Prompt treatment of insect bites in Boston Terrier is important.  Reaction to an insect bite varies between simple irritation to death of your pet and everything in between. Insect bites on pets is a common problem faced […]

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Reduce Snoring in Boston Terriers

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Boston Terriers and other flat nosed dogs snore.  That is not really news to you, but do you know why or how to reduce snoring in Boston Terriers? Again, as with humans, dogs snore for the same reasons people do. Here are the most common culprits: Being Overweight: If you can’t detect any waist on […]

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Reduce Flatulence in Boston Terriers

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Anyone who has ever owned a Boston Terrier, knows that they are famous for their flatulence.  And it sure is smelly.  How can you

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Boston Terrier First Aid Kit

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An emergency can happen at any time.  Last month the area I live in had a tornado.  Certainly unexpected this early in the year.  Luckily it did not hit our house, but if it had I was not as prepared as I should have been.  I should have had a Boston Terrier First Aid Kit […]

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