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Top 20 Best Swimming Dogs that Enjoy Water

20 Best Swimming Dog Breeds

Most people know that Golden Retrievers and Labrador Retrievers are great at swimming, but that's likely because these are some of the most popular...
Tips for Bringing Home A Newly Adopted Petvideo

TOP #53: Tips for Bringing Home A Newly Adopted Pet

Samantha spoke with Aimee Gilbreath of Michelson Found Animals Foundation who shared tips on what first-time pet owners must know before adopting dogs and cats.
Dogs for Students - 6 Things You Must Consider

Dogs for Students: 6 Things You Must Consider

If your situation allows, adopting a dog as a college student can be a very rewarding experience. This is especially true given new research...
Pets vs Landlords - How to Adopt a Dog When You’re Renting

Pets vs Landlords: How to Adopt a Dog If You’re Renting

If you're a renter and are now thinking about adopting a dog, one of the first obstacles you will come upon is dealing with...
How to Find and Pick Local Dog Breeders in Your Area

16 Tips on How to Find and Pick Local Dog Breeders in Your Area

Many future pet owners prefer getting purebred dogs, and will try to find local dog breeders with that purpose. There are plenty of reasons...
50 Dog Adoption Questions They’re Going to Ask You

50 Dog Adoption Questions They’re Going to Ask You

Adopting a dog is not always as simple as one might think. While the process of dog adoption is straightforward, especially when going to...
When a Dog Adopted YOU - What to Do

When a Dog Adopted YOU

A lot of thought and planning goes into a decision to adopt a dog. But sometimes a dog will adopt you. It often happens...
Reasons Why Adopting a Second Dog Is a Good Idea

16 Reasons Why Adopting a Second Dog Is a Good Idea

Adopting and caring for a dog can be an extremely rewarding experience. It’s really not surprising that there were almost 90 million adopted pet...
25 Benefits of Kids Growing Up with Pets

25 Benefits of Kids Growing Up with Pets [Infographic]

Bringing a dog into a family with small children around is not a decision to take lightly. Many parents are concerned over the health...
tips for new dog owners

15 Must-Know Tips for New Dog Owners

Bringing home your dog is the start of your relationship together. There's bound to be some bumps in the road for new dog owners,...
9 Tips for Introducing a New Dog When You Already Have Pets

9 Tips for Introducing a New Dog When You Already Have Pets

If you want to make the introduction of a new dog to your existing pets go as smoothly as possible, certain precautionary measures must...

27 Questions to Ask Yourself to Know If You’re Ready for a Dog

Owning a dog comes with a great degree of responsibility. Unlike some other pets, dogs require much of our time, effort, and resources to...

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15 Safe Human Meds for Dogs

15 Safe Human Medications for Dogs

We all have a friend of a friend whose sister is a vet tech and she says it’s perfectly fine to give to...
25 Ways to Manage Diabetes in Dogs

25 Ways to Manage Diabetes in Dogs [Infographic]

Diabetes is a disease of the endocrine system which manages everything including hormones, metabolism, growth and development in the dog. In the case of...
12 Must-Haves for Camping With Your Dog

12 Must-Haves for Camping With Your Dog

These some of the most important things to bring with you if you’re going camping with your furry best friend. If you're yet to try...
Vet Tips on How to Care for Senior Dogs

6 Vet’s Tips on How to Care for Senior Dogs

Our pets today live much longer than they did a few decades ago, thanks to advancements in veterinary care and a variety of medicine,...
Kids vs Dogs - Differences and Similarities of Raising Children and Dogs

Kids vs Dogs: Differences and Similarities in Raising Them

As a devoted pet parent, you have likely made the comparison of pet parenthood to being a human parent. You have also likely heard...
Truths of homemade dog food recipes

20 Pros, Cons and Myths About Homemade Dog Foods

Pet owners know that homemade dog food can be a great nutritional choice for their canines when done right. If done incorrectly, however, it...
Renting with Dogs - Top 8 Tips for Leasing ApartmentHouse as a Pet Owner

8 Tips for Leasing Apartment/House as a Pet Owner

Finding a good apartment or house as a pet owner can be difficult since a landlord is likely to prefer a tenant without pets....
The Guide to Financial Independence and Dog Ownership

Financial Independence and Dog Ownership

The concept of financial independence and retiring early (FIRE) is becoming increasingly popular, and Americans today are saving more than we previously thought. But...
Does Hypoallergenic Dog Food Really Work

Ask a Vet: Does Hypoallergenic Dog Food Really Work and Why?

If your dog suffers from itchy skin, your veterinarian may have suggested a "diet trial" or "elimination diet" using hypoallergenic dog food as the most...
Can Overweight Dogs Be Put On a Diet

Ask a Vet: How to Put an Overweight Dog on a...

In recent years, dogs - just like their human counterparts - have become more and more overweight (1). In fact, studies show that canine obesity...