Is raw meat actually good meal for your dog?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | August 30th, 2016

2464 views

I was confronted by one woman that has been battling with her husband for feeding their dog raw meat and fish. She told me that it will make the dog...


Why your dogs fight and how to stop them

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | August 9th, 2016

2192 views

We have this client who is a fan of mastiff dogs. He actually goes crazy for this group of dogs. He first got a pitbull cross which was a female whi...


Why many Nigerians love Caucasian breed of Dog

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | August 9th, 2016

1378 views

I got an anonymous call one day from someone looking for a security dog for a house he newly built here in Abuja. He first asked if I had dogs for s...


Is Binggo dog food really good for your dog?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | August 4th, 2016

4751 views

I have come across so many dog foods but to be sincere, most of them are imported, both dry dog food and wet or can dog food. Many dogs in Nigeria e...


The proper way to keep and care for a Caucasian breed of dog in Nigeria

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | August 2nd, 2016

11163 views

At 11:30pm, one night, in July 2013, a client of mine called me with a very distressed voice asking me to come straight to his house the following m...


Why some people prefer toy dog breeds against large breeds

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | August 1st, 2016

908 views

If you are a real dog lover, you will understand how it feels to stay without one at any point in your life. Busy lifestyle can greatly limit your a...


Keeping Rottweiler dog breed with a family

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 30th, 2016

1262 views

The Rottweiler breed has been labeled a deadly dog in most parts of the world that some communities have even banned the dog from being kept in thei...


Why people go crazy about brindle colored dogs

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 29th, 2016

1040 views

Learning dog coat colors and their combinations can be a herculean task that most people just choose simple color names to designate dog coat colors...


Why people choose mastiff breeds over German shepherd dog in Nigeria

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 28th, 2016

1887 views

If you are conversant with Mastiff breeds of dogs and German shepherd dog you will be able to recognize the physical difference in their appearance ...


Knowing exactly when to mate your female dog - bitch

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | May 30th, 2016

3755 views

One woman once visited the clinic and asked me to help her get a male to mate her female dog because she wanted to have puppies from the dog. I ...