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Shelly lives in Iowa with her husband and Australian Shepherd named Tex. She's been an animal lover since she was a child. Currently, she enjoys reading and writing about dogs, and spending time with her family and getting involved in all things pets.

Does Your Dog Have a Blood Blister? Here’s What to Do

Blood blisters, or hematomas, are blisters that form on your dog and are filled with blood. If you ever see a blood blister on...

The Best Gifts for Veterinarians

A veterinarian is absolutely indispensable for our pet’s health and well-being, not to mention our own peace of mind when our dogs get sick. What...

How to Clean and Maintain Outdoor Dog Kennels

Outdoor dog kennels are great. They give your dog the chance to get some fresh air while also providing a space where your Fido...

Dog Bathing Tips: How to Give a Dog a Bath

Dog grooming is part of the deal after you decide to have a dog as your new family member. Clipping nails, brushing hair and bathing...

Must Have Dog Supplies Every Dog Owner Should Have (Updated 2021)

Being a dog owner in 2021 is great! There are so many must-have dog supplies, dog technology, dog foods, and other dog products available out...

Where to Find FREE Dog Food Samples?

Dog parents know the importance of quality dog food brands. We want our dogs to receive adequate nutrition and none of the bad stuff in...

The Best Fly Repellents for Dogs

Every dog owner understands how important it is for their dog to spend time exploring the great outdoors. Flies, in particular, are an especially persistent...

The Best Orthopedic Dog Beds

Some pet owners think that any soft material can make for a satisfactory dog bed, but substandard bedding can actually do damage to your...

6 Best Low Protein Dog Treats

While dogs normally require a high-protein diet, some canines must be switched to a low protein diet due to certain health issues, such as...

Tips on Using Over the Counter Dog Anxiety Medication

Dealing with an anxious dog is normal for almost every pet owner. Whether it's separation anxiety, noise phobia from thunderstorm or fireworks, car travel...

10 Surprisingly Dangerous Dog Breeds if Not Trained Properly

When shopping around for a new pet, it is only natural to avoid dangerous dog breeds. Even if not looking for a new pet,...

5 Ways to Deal With a Spider Bite on a Dog

According to Britannica, there are more than 43,000 different species of spiders found in the world. You notice a spider bite on a dog....

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Of course, a dog grows old in age, and even if they retain their cuteness, they will eventually pass that stage in life. Since...
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Does Your Dog Have a Blood Blister - Here’s What to Do

Does Your Dog Have a Blood Blister? Here’s What to Do

Blood blisters, or hematomas, are blisters that form on your dog and are filled with blood. If you ever see a blood blister on...
Dog Kidney Disease Diet - Science-based Guidelines on Feeding Dogs

How to Feed Dogs With Kidney Disease

One of the more common serious health problems for dogs is kidney disease, and it affects more pets than people realize. A proper dog kidney...
Millennials on Parenthood: 10 Reasons Why Millennials Opt For Pets

Millennials on Parenthood: 10 Reasons Why Millennials Opt For Pets

In this generation, instead of choosing parenthood and starting a family, more and more millennials are opting to welcome and take care of pets.  Furthermore,...
Litter Training Your New Kitten Or Cat: A Comprehensive Guide

Litter Training Your New Kitten Or Cat: A Comprehensive Guide

Do you have a kitten at home? If yes, how are they coping so far? Are they doing well with litter training, or do...
Unwanted Pregnancy in Dogs: Prevention and Termination

Unwanted Pregnancy in Dogs: Prevention and Termination

Most dogs get in heat at least twice or three times a year, depending on their size and breed. Female dogs attract male dogs...
Most Common Health Conditions in Dogs To Look Out For

Most Common Health Conditions in Dogs To Look Out For

Owning a dog is both a privilege and a responsibility. It's a lifetime commitment that entails several duties, including keeping them from any common...
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The problem with the pet food market is that most dog companies aren't trying to find out the best dog food brand for optimum...
Top 3 Safest Dog Harness Choices for Car Travel

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A dog harness is a perfect tool for securing your pet in the car when extenuating factors prevent them from being safely crated. However,...