Author Archives: Carl Dogastino

About Carl Dogastino

Carl is a staff writer for Dogthority who provides insight that improves the quality of life for dogs and people.

Dogs Help the World Embrace Diversity

Dogs help the world embrace diversity.  Why is it that 3 totally different dog breeds can get along, they seem to be saying “as long as we have compassion and love”, there is nothing that we can’t overcome.  Let’s play and laugh together and let the worries of our world take a vacation. As people, […]

Dogs Make the Best Travel Companions

Two for the road… The journey of life is often unpredictable, with its twists and turns. When man chooses a tough path to travel he is often criticised, sometimes ridiculed and most of the times left alone. As he continues his journey and takes his first step in solitude, he only longs to be with […]

Common Ear Problems In Dogs

Most Common Ear Problems Allergies Allergies are a common cause of skin and ear disease in dogs. Unlike humans, an allergic dog does not usually presents runny eyes or sneezing. Instead, most allergic dogs suffer from itchy skin, hair loss, and ear infections. Dogs are susceptible to environmental, food, and flea allergies, among others. Pollen […]

Tips for Skin Rash Relief

Skin Rashes in Dogs Skin rashes are one of the top reasons for veterinary visits. Most skin rashes are associated with itching, which leads to skin damage and, in some cases, to secondary bacterial infections. The causes of skin rashes in dogs are varied; ranging from allergies to skin infections. Some common causes of skin […]

Dog Training and Obedience

Dog Training is Essential for a Positive Dog Experience   Owning and raising dogs doesn’t just happen; dog training plays a significant role if you want your dog to listen and obey commands. But the sad reality is that many people do not seem to understand its importance. It is not designed to make your […]

Emotional Support Dogs

BENEFITS OF HAVING AN EMOTIONAL SUPPORT DOG Dogs are not just man’s best friend; they also provide care, love and companionship to their owners. However, for anyone living with a disability, dogs offer emotional support and comfort that helps them deal with challenges that might affect the type of life they live, these types of […]