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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...

Dog Wart Removal: Step-by-Step Guide

Warts in dogs are also known as canine viral papillomas or canine viral papillomatosis. This is a relatively common occurrence in young pups. The...

My Dog Has Bloody Diarrhea: Causes and Treatment

There are many potential causes for bloody diarrhea in dogs, and your vet is the only one that can diagnose the reason and suggest...

My Dog is Stretching a Lot: What It Means and What...

You’ve probably seen your dog stretching pretty regularly over the years. Sometimes they do it before or after taking a nap or when they’re...

Metamucil for Dogs: Its Uses, Benefits and Side Effects

Dogs can suffer from irregular bowel movements just like humans do. One of the most common problems is constipation, which you can treat with...

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,...

Dog’s Swollen Face : 5 Reasons Why and What to Do

Dog swollen face Determining the cause of a dog's swollen face is a simple process of elimination. Once you work out why the face is...

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...

How to Massage Gas Out of a Dog

Humans are not the only ones who experience excessive gas; dogs suffer from flatulence and can ultimately have worse gas than humans. Gas is normally...

How Much Does It Cost to Groom a Dog in Salons

There are many different places to get dogs groomed, from independent businesses to nationwide companies. Each pet groomer will charge differently for their services, but...

30 Most Quiet Dog Breeds for Apartments

Some future dog owners are forced to be pickier about the exact breed they can adopt and share a home with. If you live...

3 Types of Dog Breathing Problems and What to Do

There are three main types of dog breathing problems that pet owners are likely to deal with, including labored breathing, rapid breathing, and panting....

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Poodle Doodle Doo! Top 10 Most Popular Poodle Mix

Dogs who have the Poodle mix are often endearingly nicknamed doodle breeds. It's one of the most popular mixed breeds globally, and for good reasons,...
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8 Best Weight Gain Supplements for Dogs

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Dog Coughing: 7 Reasons Dogs Cough and What to Do

Dogs can develop a cough for various reasons, as disconcerting as it can be for the owner to hear. Keep in mind that a...
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...
10 Ways to Help a Dog with Upset Stomach (And How to Prevent It)

10 Ways to Help a Dog with an Upset Stomach

All dogs will experience stomach upset issues at some point. In most cases, that is not a cause for concern, and this issue will...
Coyote Attacks on Dogs: Things You Must Know For Their Protection

Coyote Attacks on Dogs: Things You Must Know For Their Protection

When we talk about possible coyote attacks or sightings around the area, humans particularly fear their lives. Yet, this is not always the case. Aside...
Tips on Getting Pet Pee Out of Mattress: What To Do To Remove Them?

Tips on Getting Pet Pee Out of Mattress: What To Do...

One of the essential techniques you'll quickly learn as a new pet owner is cleaning pet pee on a mattress. It's a rather complex...
Can Dogs Safely Eat Hardboiled Eggs: An Overview

Can Dogs Safely Eat Hardboiled Eggs: An Overview

We have a long list of human foods that we should never give our dogs, such as almonds, grapes, and chocolate. But eggs, particularly hardboiled...
The Persian Cat Breed: A Whiskerrific Overview

The Persian Cat Breed: A Whiskerrific Overview

Like dogs, there are many different variations of cats out there. Take the Persian Cat, for example, one of the oldest purebreds in existence. Cats...
Goldendoodles: 10 Crazy Facts About The Ultimate Doodle Mix

Goldendoodles: 10 Crazy Facts About The Ultimate Doodle Mix

Goldendoodles, also known as Groodle, Goldenpoo, or Goldiepoo, are a cross between a Golden Retriever and a Poodle. Having both breeds as their parents...