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Nadia is a Canine and Equine expert and has been professionally writing about her two favorite animals for over ten years. Her passion and knowledge most notably within the areas of training, health, and welfare of dogs and horses.

Can Dogs Get Poison Ivy?

The short answer is yes. Poison Ivy is a plant that grows in sunny or partially shaded areas, most notably around trees or rock formations. It possesses...

Cataracts in Dogs: 5 Ways to Prevent and Treat Them

Clouding of the lens of the dog's eye are called cataracts. It can impair sight and, in extreme cases, cause blindness. Most cases only have...

Dog Coughing: 7 Reasons Why Dogs Cough and What to Do

Firstly, you might be wondering, can dogs cough? That quick answer is yes. Why do dogs cough? There can be many reasons for this, and you can...

Dog’s Digestive System Breakdown (and what dogs can and cannot digest)

Food is the fuel that powers your dog’s body, and when welcoming a dog into your home, it’s important that you do your research...

Eye Drops for Dogs: How to Pick the Right Type

Ever wonder when you would need eye drops for dogs? The function and anatomy of your dog’s eye are similar in most ways to your...

7 Serious Eye Problems in Dogs (and how to deal with...

They say that your eyes are the window to your soul. Well, they are also the window to your state of health! There are...

Review: Double Dog Leash Retractable & Non-Retractable

If you’ve got multiple dogs, chances are, you know how difficult walking them be. This is especially problematic if using separate leashes on your...

19 Ways to Keep Your Dog Healthy During Winter Months

Keeping dogs healthy in the winter isn't just about keeping them warm with clothing. Think about your dog's sleeping arrangements, winter allergies, adjusting dietary...

Seeing Eye Dog Adoption: Everything You Must Know First

Seeing eye dogs are the elite of the canine world - bred and trained to give independence to the blind and visually impaired. While many...

DIY Dog Wheelchair: How to Make a Wheelchair for Dogs

Dogs, just like humans, occasionally need wheelchairs. This could be due to an injury, rehabilitation of limbs, arthritis, neurological issues or something as simple...

DIY Dog Stairs: How to Make Your Own Doggy Steps

Dog stairs are pretty much the same as human stairs, but cute and miniaturized. They can be a great option to help your dog...

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4 Tips & Tricks for Navigating Peak Flea and Tick Season

Here it comes... the dreaded peak flea and tick season. For us pet owners, while we love those sunny beach trips and walking in the...
Can I Afford A Dog

Can I Afford A Dog?

Owning a pet is expensive. It’s more than just planning for food and toys. If you’ve been asking yourself, can I afford a dog, here is everything you need to know. A big part of being a responsible pet owner is preparing for the endeavor financially. Creating a consistent budget can help you plan for routine expenses like food, treats and toys, as well as unexpected expenses like vet visits in the event of an emergency. Asking the question can I afford a dog is a very responsible thing to do. Many pet owners don’t plan a budget before adopting a dog, and that can get you into a lot of trouble.
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How to Get Rid of a Dog: The Right Way

Are you faced with the challenging decision of how to let go of your furry companion? We understand that circumstances change. And even...
Why Are Dogs So Loyal?

Why Are Dogs So Loyal?

One of the best qualities of our canine companions is their unwavering loyalty. Why are dogs so loyal? There are amazing stories about the unmatched loyalty of dogs - dogs that have sat on their owner’s graves, waited patiently for months for their owners to return from war and even stories of dogs walking thousands of miles to reunite with their masters.
Why Do Pets Make Us Happy?

Why Do Pets Make Us Happy?

Nothing beats the feeling of seeing a happy dog or friendly cat come running over to you looking for a pat on the head or a scratch behind the ears. Why do pets make us happy? Pets do a lot more than just keep us company. The unconditional love that they provide us with is priceless and incomparable to any love that we get other humans.

Dog Names Starting With Z

Are you looking for dog names starting with Z? Well, you're in the right place! Getting a new pup would mean preparing for a new set...
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How Many Dogs Are Too Many?

We've all been there. Pet owners of one dog think, "Maybe I should get one more." Then, once you get the second dog, you'll...
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Can Dogs Get Sick From Humans?

If you have been caring for dogs for quite a while now, you must have known we can get sick from them. Rabies, giardia—name...
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Dandie Dinmont Terrier Breed Profile

Not a lot of people know about this breed, but the Dandie Dinmont Terrier is not something you should ignore when you chance upon...
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Dog Names Starting With Y

Do you plan on getting a pup? Do you have a new furry addition to your family? If you do, you're probably pondering what would...