• sick-yorkie
    April 26, 2015

    Can dogs get the flu?

    Dogs can get the flu, also called kennel cough.  The symptoms are much like our own flu and are usually mild in most dogs. However, a new strain tha...
  • Small grey morkie
    April 17, 2015

    Can I give my Morkie Benadryl?

    There are two answers to the question Can I give my Morkie Benadryl? 1.  Yes. 2.  Ask your Vet. Benadryl is an over-the-counter drug used for allerg...
  • Party Dog
    April 6, 2015

    Be a humane host at your next party

    Great idea from the Winnipeg Humane Society. Next time you’re having a party or other event and someone asks, “what can I bring?” ...
  • morkie-happy-easter
    April 2, 2015

    Happy Easter Morkie lovers!

    Spring is in the air and Easter weekend is on its way.  A couple of things to keep in mind to keep your Morkie safe and happy over the holiday....
  • 3 teacup morkies
    March 31, 2015

    Be Very Careful With Teacups – The...

    Are you thinking of getting a “Teacup” Morkie? They’re so tiny and adorable, who wouldn’t want one, but before you decide, ple...
  • Your Morkie and vaccinations
    March 18, 2015

    THE worst vaccine for your small dog

    Leptospirosis – Lepto – has been call the killer vaccine because it is the #1 cause of serious reactions in small dogs. Small dogs like ...
  • Jerky Treats dog deaths
    March 11, 2015

    7 Things you should NEVER buy at Dollar ...

    Dollar Stores are the fastest growing sector in retail by far – people love getting bargains.  But there are lots of things for sale in dollar ...
  • Maltese dog licking her lips
    October 15, 2014

    Why do Morkies lick your face?

    Ever wonder why dogs lick so much?  You just wash your face or you’ve just finished your makeup and boom!!! Dog kisses all over the place! Gene...
  • Maltese mix puppy, close up
    October 8, 2014

    Beware of teacup dogs: they’re extreme...

    Teacup Morkies – good idea? They’re so tiny and adorable, who wouldn’t want one, but before you decide, please read up on so-called teac...
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson and his partner  Justin Mikita with their Morkie "Leaf."
    August 14, 2014

    Celebrity Morkies

    There are famous Yorkies, or Yorkies owned by celebrities and famous Maltese – Maltese who are owned by celebrities… and now there are fam...
  • Dogs with light faces often have reddish-brown stains under their eyes.
    April 14, 2014

    Clean stains around your Morkie’s ...

    This is the first of 3 articles in a series about your small dog’s stained eyes.  Want to clean stains around dog eyes? If your small dog has exces...
  • dog-first-aid-for-morkies
    February 5, 2014

    The ONE THING you really need in your Mo...

    If you’ve made or bought a first aid kit for your Morkie, you know you need the basics, including: Adhesive tape Ointment or antiseptic cream (s...