UTI in Weims

UTI in Weims

Weimaraners, especially females, can be prone to simple and recurrent urinary tract infections (UTI's), or "bacterial cystitis" in veterinary circles. While I am no expert, I'm an ICU nurse in my "real" job, and I had a young dog succumb to a UTI that resulted in septic shock, organ failure, and … [Read more...]

The Weim Trainer’s Tool Belt

Weim with toy

(Or, What Stuff Do You Really Need to Train Your Weim?) Let’s face it, there are a lot of dog products out there. And your Weim doesn’t need all of them. (Even if she tries to tell you that she does, when you visit the pet store.) But certain products do make life with a Weim easier. So, the … [Read more...]

The Velcro Weimaraner

The Velcro Weimaraner

One of our most shared photos on Facebook is this one of Miss Britta. I love it because it captures that Weim neediness. Yep, they'll velcro themselves to you, and as I said in that article, Weims won't entertain themselves. They want to be with you, and they'll bug you (and bug you) for attention. … [Read more...]