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Commonly Asked Questions About Dog Health

Howdy Folks and Fellow Dog Lovers! It’s true that my website is MyGeriatricDog.com and equally true that every dog I’ve ever personally owned has lived, (or is living) to a ripe old age. I love everything about a senior dog, from the gap-toothed grin, to the following-me-around-everywhere-I-go, to the sweetly grizzled muzzle. 
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The Geriatric Dog Harness – What A Great Idea!

The geriatric dog harness is among the great ideas and inventions we humans have come up with to help some of our older canine friends as they reach their twilight years. Unfortunately, some dogs don’t age gracefully and may need help with just everyday general mobility or something more specific like going
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How Old Is My Dog In Human Years?

If you have a dog, you’ve likely heard the old rule: 1 year for your dog equals 7 people years. At the time this rule was adopted and accepted as a general truth (around the 1950’s), people did live to be about 70 years of age, and dogs lived to be about
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What’s the Best Dog Food for Older Dogs?

Proper nutrition is fundamental to the health of any and all living creatures and as your dog enters the golden years of life, his nutritional needs will change somewhat. Just as puppy food is specifically designed for the needs of growing young dogs, the best dog food for older dogs is one
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About MyGeriatricDog

A dog is typically considered geriatric at age 6 or 7, depending on the breed as larger breeds tend to age faster than small breeds. Hello there and welcome to My Geriatric Dog! You’re obviously a pet lover and if you are the owner of an older dog, chances are you’ve made
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