Should Animals have rights in Nigeria?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | June 28th, 2015

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The above question is still a very hot question Nigerians are battling to come to a compromise. In Africa in general, animals are very low in consid...


BEWARE OF DOGS

By Melvin Jacob Oshomegie , BSc | June 28th, 2015

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Have you ever been to a house where it was boldly written on the gate ‘beware of dogs’? Have you ever had to call your friend, a family member o...


How to stop your dog from digging your yard

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | June 12th, 2015

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Dogs’ digging is a problem many of my clients keep asking for lasting solutions. Some of them have complained about their dogs digging up their orna...


Most popular names Nigerians give their dogs

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | April 13th, 2015

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Naming a dog can be a very confusing task to many persons and to some people, it’s always like there are names waiting to be given to any dog. Niger...


Things you need to know about bathing your dog

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | April 2nd, 2015

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Some persons have serious negative mind set about dogs, so they refuse to give the dog a good bath. During one of my home services I coincidentally ...


Things you need to know about keeping Mastiff dogs

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | April 1st, 2015

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Mastiff dogs are dog breeds like Neopolitan Mastiff, Bullmastiff, Cane corso, Bull dog etc. These dog breeds have similar body conformation, ancesto...


Why your dog eats heavy and still loses weight

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 29th, 2015

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I have heard so many complaints about dogs eating plenty with no corresponding weight gain or wellbeing. I have examined various cases and discovere...


How to buy pure breed dogs in Nigeria

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 28th, 2015

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Whether you like it or not different people prefer different breeds of dog likewise different people are suited to different kind of dog breed. I ha...


How to house train a pug

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 28th, 2015

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The pug is a very funny breed of dog. Some people say it’s an ugly dog but yet cannot remove their eyes from the dog. One of my client’s daughte...


How to keep a Lhasa Apso

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 19th, 2015

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Lhasa Apso dog is a very gorgeous looking pet dog with plenty hair and funny looks. This dog has replaced toys for children and adults also. The lon...