Some of the deadliest diseases, as of 2015, include coronary artery disease, stroke and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, according to Healthline. Lower respiratory infection; cancer of the lungs, trachea and bronchus; HIV or AIDS; diarrheal diseases; and diabetes mellitus are other deadliest d
Stomach bloat kills 25 to 40 percent of dogs that develop the condition, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Bloat, the common term for gastric dilation and volvulus, occurs when a dog's stomach becomes overfilled with gas or food. The cause is unknown.
Deadly snakes include black and green mambas and boomslangs. The black mamba is actually brown, but its name comes from the black coloration of the inside of its mouth.
Aside from typical dog food, dogs are safely able to munch on flax seed, yogurt, green beans, sweet potatoes, salmon, pumpkin, apples, oatmeal, eggs and brewer's yeast. Some other human foods that dogs can enjoy occasionally include berries, cooked chicken, peanut butter and melon.
According to Johns Hopkins Medicine, lupus is potentially fatal although it's usually limited to affecting a person's quality of life. Lupus is an auto-immune disorder characterized by its preference to attack the body's joints and connective tissues. Organs, such as the brain, kidneys and heart, ar
In 2014, the top names for female dogs were Bella, Lucy, Molly, Daisy and Maggie. The pet insurance company VPI releases a list of the most popular dog names each year, reports DogTime.com.
The box jellyfish is one of the most venomous animals on the planet-- not just in Australia, and the deadliest marine animal known to man. These powerfully venomous jellies are characterized by long, transparent tentacles that have millions of venom-carrying, harpoon like darts. Active mostly during
Pitbulls, Rottweilers, German shepherds, huskies and Alaskan malamutes are the top five most dangerous dog breeds, notes the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Doberman pinschers, chow chows, great Danes, St. Bernards and Akitas round out the top 10.
Now that you have considered size, breed, age, activity level, and personality, you will need to determine where to get your dog. Choosing a dog takes a lot of thought, but figuring out where to get your new dog also takes some planning. Once you have decided what type of dog is right for you, it is
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