Who prefers lions to dogs as pets?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | December 16th, 2019


I have always wondered why humans domesticated dogs from the wild as companion and pet and left the lion out. The Lion has been referred to as the kin...

Choosing a boarding facility or kennel for your dog

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | December 13th, 2019


As a veterinarian, I am always under pressure to board/keep my clients’ dogs especially when they have a strong need to travel for a short wh...

Are some dogs homosexuals?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | December 4th, 2019


I moved to a new house from where I lived because I needed space for my dogs. One morning I was cleaning up my car after releasing my dogs to play a...

How to recognize internet scammers when buying a dog or puppy

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | November 15th, 2019


There is a wave of make-money-quick going around these days. The internet is full of people promising lots of things to vulnerable users all over th...

5 things your dog can do to piss you off

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | October 31st, 2019


It’s a joy to own dogs and enjoy their company but like children that love to cry to get attention from their parents or loved ones, dogs hav...

5 things you stand to gain owning a dog

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | October 9th, 2019


Owning a dog can be a complex thing to do and at the same time very rewarding experience. It can be fascinating to have a living thing that can keep y...

My dog is selective with food

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | October 8th, 2019


“My dog – Chase - is a male Lhasa Apso that has refused to eat his own food. He ate canned puppy food as a puppy until one day he stopp...

Do not let that Caucasian Dog Dominate you

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 16th, 2019


For the past three weeks we have been dealing with Caucasian dogs that have become very uncontrollable by the owners and handlers. This breed has al...

Pastors! please leave Cats alone!

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 15th, 2019


I was a little boy when I saw a group of people standing around a dead cat (apparently killed by them) and are making some “Christian” i...

Can you make a lot of profit from breeding dogs?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 10th, 2019


Breeding dogs is a serious business which you will realize when you become a serious breeder. It’s very easy for a serious breeder to fix hig...