Dogs feel pain every bit as much as people do but most dogs have evolved to hide signs of pain because it could make them vulnerable to attacks by rival dogs. Sometimes it’s quite obvious- a noticeable limp, large cut or observed trauma such as being struck by a car.
Summertime means sunshine, road trips, picnic, and boat rides. Unfortunately for dogs, it also means thunderstorms, which can upset many dogs to the point of panic. According to one study, roughly 1/3 of dogs have anxiety, and thunderstorms are at the top of the list of anxiety-inducing situation.
What does it do and how does it work? A microchip permanently identifies your pet by transmitting a unique number that can be searched in a database to locate your contact information. The microchip contains a computer chip that uses radio frequency identification (RFID) technology. A special RFID reader is...