Senior dog care is a growing concern among owners. Due to improvements in veterinary care and dietary options, along with healthier habits, dogs are enjoying longer lifespans. So when does your dog become a senior pet? Around age 7. Larger breeds that normally have a shorter lifespan will start being considered a senior pet around age 6, even if they still act like a puppy.
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When pets get old, they, too, can develop arthritis. Learn how to keep your senior pet as comfortable as possible. read more
Did you know that a 16-year-old dog is the physical equivalent of a 99-year-old human?! Whether you have a senior dog, cat or other pet, expect some changes as they age. read more