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Kelly works as a veterinary technician in Austin, TX as well as regular animal rescue volunteer. She's been an animal lover and dog owner since childhood, and has worked in different dog related fields over the last twenty years. Currently she lives with three dogs and a cat.

6 Most Common Dog Ear Problems

Ear issues in dogs are very common, and statistics show that one in five dogs will suffer from some type of ear disease throughout...

8 Potential Dangers of DIY Homemade Dog Food You Need to...

Feeding your dog DIY homemade dog food is something that more dog owners are doing these days. It’s understandable as many of us are becoming...

Dog Ears: Everything You Need to Know

You are probably familiar with the wonders a dog’s nose can perform. Their ability to sniff out missing people, bombs, and even distinct body...

No More Emotional Support Animals on Planes

New policies by DOT has emotional support animals banned on airlines. They can no longer fly free on major carriers with their guardians. The...

Spaniel Dog Breeds

Spaniel dog  breeds is a type of bird dog known to flush game out of the dense bush. They were typically divided into two...

Hunting Hound Dogs

You probably have seen Game of Thrones and heard of “The Hound” as one of the people Arya wanted to kill. Hounds are actually...

Racing Dog Breeds

Although they don’t have their own dog breed grouping, racing dog breeds are dogs built for speed. In fact, throughout the centuries, many breeders...

Dog Won’t Open His Eyes? Here’s What This Means (and what...

The last few days you’ve noticed your dog looking at you a little funny, it was almost like a cute winking in one eye...

Most Affectionate Dog Breeds

When looking to find your new best friend, it may be important to consider the level of affection you want from your dog. Some...

7 Most Common Dog Paw Problems and What to Do About...

Dogs' paw health is often neglected by pet owners, but shouldn't be. Your dog's paw pads provide cushioning to reduce stress on their bones...

Found Crusty Scabs on Dog’s Back? Here’s Why and What to...

Discovering crusty scabs on your dog’s back, especially if you do not know what caused them or how to treat them, can be upsetting....

9 Common Skin Problems in Dogs (How to Prevent and Treat...

A variety of different skin conditions in dogs are the most common health issues pet owners have to deal with. There are numerous dog...

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The Cushing’s Disease in Dogs - Symptoms Diagnosis and Treatments

Cushing’s Disease in Dogs: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatments

If you're not familiar with the condition, Cushing's Disease, also known as Cushing's Syndrome in dogs, results from excessive production of cortisol in their body. The adrenal...

Dogs Can Detect Covid-19 Virus

Dogs may be the future of COVID testing as the new research shows that dogs can detect Covid with a high accuracy rate of...
Kitten's Development

Kitten’s Development in the First Six Weeks

Like humans, a kitten's development will make many leaps and bounds during the first six weeks of life. This time period will help shape...
Dog Ears - Everything You Must Know About Your Canine's Ear

Dog Ears 101: How to Care for Them and Prevent Problems

Dog ears come in various shapes and sizes; floppy, folded, small or large. Unlike humans, a dog's ears are a central feature of the...
Treat Dog's Anal Glands

12 Ways to Prevent and Treat Dog’s Anal Glands

Anal gland problems in dogs are fairly common, appearing in about 2 - 12% of cases with dogs (1, 2, 3). They're generally divided...
Dog Eye Problems

9 Scary but Treatable Dog Eye Problems You Should Know About

Dog eye problems are widespread, and in most cases, it's just a mild inconvenience. However, certain conditions will be more serious and require veterinary...
How to Get a Service Dog for Anxiety or Depression (And How Much It Costs)

How to Get a Service Dog for Anxiety or Depression (And...

A number of recent studies have proven that assistance animals and therapy dogs provide great relief for people with different conditions, anxiety, and depression. If...
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5 Benefits of Elevated Food Bowls for Dogs: Myths or Facts?

Over the years, there have been plenty of contention topics among dog owners – are grains good or bad? Should dogs be spayed or neutered...
Lazy Dog Breeds

30 Most Lazy Dog Breeds Perfect for a Couch Potato Owner

Let's admit it. Although it's a lot of fun to play with a dog, it can be exhausting too. There's no shame in adopting...
Most Popular Fighting Dog Breeds

15 Most Popular Fighting Dog Breeds

Dogfighting is a cruel animal blood sport where dogs are put on strict diets and training regimes, and the winning canine wins the owner...