Category Archives: Dog Health

Starting the New Year Off Right: Dog Care Goals for This Year

A fresh year is upon us, and it brings the perfect opportunity to assess your dog care skills. Do you want to do better by your dog? Here are some great dog care goals that you might want to put … Continue reading

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What to Do If Your Dog Gets Quilled By a Porcupine

It’s a situation that you never want to encounter, but you should know how to handle things in the event that your dog ever does get quilled by a porcupine. Your first line of defense is to keep your dog … Continue reading

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What to Do if Your Dog Is Sprayed By a Skunk

You’re out for a walk when your dog runs ahead into the woods, and then, it happens. Your dog has been sprayed by a skunk. While no one ever wants to find themselves in this situation, knowing the right actions … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Dog Bathing Products

When it comes to bathing your dog, using the right products is important. Good, quality bathing products can lead to a cleaner, healthier dog. At Bed & Biscuit Austin, we have a few favorite bathing products that might be just … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Giving Ice Water to an Overheated Dog

Have you ever been tempted to give your dog ice water when it’s hot outside? It’s been rumored that it can be extremely dangerous to give your dog ice water – or even some ice cubes – because it allegedly … Continue reading

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Safety Tips When Boating with Your Dog

Summer is the perfect time to take to the water with your dog. If you’re planning on boating on Lake Travis with your dog this summer or one of the many watering holes here in Austin, put these safety tips … Continue reading

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How to Stand Up Paddle Board with Your Dog

Stand up paddleboarding is a great summertime activity, and it’s one that your dog can participate in with you, too. But before you head out on the water, there’s some important training that you need to do to ensure that … Continue reading

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Hidden Household Dangers for Dogs

Did you know that your household is actually full of hidden dangers for your dog? While you might think that you’ve puppy-proofed or dog-proofed your house already, seemingly harmless items could actually put your dog in danger. Garbage Did you … Continue reading

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Should You Keep Your Dog Indoors or Outdoors?

We’re sure you’ve been there – when inside, your dog wants to go outside, and when outside, he immediately wants to come in again. Clearly dogs enjoy being both inside and outside, so which type of living is right for … Continue reading

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Eye Injuries In Dogs

Your dog’s visual health is very important, and if you notice issues with your dog’s eyes, you need to act quickly. Eye conditions and injuries can progress rapidly, so calling the vet immediately can lead to a better prognosis for … Continue reading

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