Blogs, Dog health

Ensuring your dog’s dental health

Pedigree's Dentastix are a convenient way to keep your fur pal's teeth clean Sometime ago, I had to rush one of my schnauzers to the vet because he was in obvious pain, which scared the wits out of me.  After several diagnostic tests and a thorough inspection, the vet found a  diseased tooth – something… Continue reading Ensuring your dog’s dental health

Blogs, Dog health

Caring for a dog with kidney failure in the Philippines

Kidney failure is one of the toughest diseases to affect dogs and can be very challenging to manage. For those with senior and geriatric dogs, kidney disease could be quite common, and though it is a heartbreaking diagnosis, I have learned that there are ways to make the healing journey with your dog a little… Continue reading Caring for a dog with kidney failure in the Philippines

Blogs, Mini schnauzer concerns

Willie, our new 2022 champion

I'm very proud to announce that we have another new Thai champion, Plasma MS's Whirlaway, who finished his championship campaign today in Bangkok. He was presented by my co-breeder and co-owner Youngyut Amjaroen. (Beer) Willie's road to a Thai championship was a long one, no thanks to the pandemic that kept all of us from… Continue reading Willie, our new 2022 champion

Blogs, Dog care, Guest essays and contributions

A pet-friendly workspace for pet lovers who work remotely 

By Belle Hernandez Ever wondered what it would be like to bring your furbabies with you when you work? Back then we’d usually leave them to be at our home, where they can be self-sufficient or be under the guidance of a person we trust. Nowadays, as we spend most of our hours in the… Continue reading A pet-friendly workspace for pet lovers who work remotely 

Blogs, Dog care

Dental cleaning for dogs in the Philippines: things to remember

If you own a dog, you need to pay attention to their teeth. This is even more important if you own a small breed dog such as a miniature schnauzer, since their small mouths predisposes them to dental issues. Even if you brush your teeth daily, there will come a point when you would have… Continue reading Dental cleaning for dogs in the Philippines: things to remember

Blogs, Dog health, Mini schnauzer concerns

Urinary stones in dogs in the Philippines

If you own a mini schnauzer, it’s important to be prepared for urinary stones and urinary tract infections. These are so common among mini schnauzers that one of my favorite vets once likened mini schnauzers to cats, who are also extremely prone to urinary stones and UTI infections. Urinary stones are caused by many things,… Continue reading Urinary stones in dogs in the Philippines

Blogs, Guest essays and contributions

How my dog changed my life during the pandemic  

By Jane Barcenas-Bisuña During difficult times, we can turn to our dogs to lift our spirits. I am reprinting this account by Jane Barcenas-Bisuña, who was able to overcome her fear of dogs and now basks in the joy that they bring. Being holed up at home in the middle of a pandemic―seemingly with little hope in sight—has aggravated my… Continue reading How my dog changed my life during the pandemic