Reasons why you should train your dog

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 28th, 2018

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Dogs are simply animals that have innate instincts engraved in their DNA which in many cases will not be favorable to human owners. It’s a wonde...


Had phobia but charmed by a puppy to love dogs forever

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 8th, 2018

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Sometimes I try to understand why some people who never loved dogs later turn around to love them so much that they cannot think of living without t...


How dog breeding can go wrong

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 6th, 2018

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As a beginning veterinarian I had this client who owned two Caucasian dogs, one male and a female. He complained to me about his female dog losing p...


Lhasa Apso the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your girl friend

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | February 13th, 2018

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Sometime in 2014, I got a call from a young man desperate to get a Lhasa Apso. He got my number online from our website fairvet.com.  This guy ...


Population of cats and Lassa fever concerns in Nigeria

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | January 31st, 2018

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We were just discussing cats and dogs in the clinic this morning and I asked some of my staff what they feel when they see cats or about cats in gen...


Caucasian vs Rottweiler - which is more aggressive?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | January 16th, 2018

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People looking for a dog to buy for security always have several questions to ask about the breed they are considering buying. I have been under int...


Is your queen cat on heat?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | January 15th, 2018

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One lady rushed to the clinic one morning complaining that her cat was becoming restless and acting strangely for 5 days before she came. She said t...


How to teach your dog to answer to his name easily

By Coker Mark, | January 8th, 2018

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This article and others to come are going to be on how to train your dog. We all like dogs, sometimes the only problem is not communicating well w...


How to handle a dog with mood swings

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | November 7th, 2017

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I have had to deal with a lot of dogs especially the ones with mood swings. When I say mood swing I mean being very unpredictable in terms aggressio...


Thinking like a business man or woman breeding dogs

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | October 27th, 2017

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Dog breeding is one of the most difficult businesses to venture into and yet when handled with business sense it can be very rewarding. Breeding dog...