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How to Identify False Pregnancy in Dogs

How to Identify False Pregnancy in Dogs (Pseudocyesis or Phantom Pregnancy)

You have a female dog and she isn’t spayed. However, she also hasn’t had any unsupervised contact with other dogs, including male uncastrated dogs....

Dog Body Language: The Pet Owner’s Guide to Understanding Dogs

Dogs can’t verbally communicate in a way that we can understand. Fortunately, however, their body language provides plenty of cues for us to interpret...
Frequent Urination in Dogs

Frequent Urination in Dogs: What It Means and What You Should Do

You take your dog for frequent walks daily, both for fun and exercise. As you walk along, your dog stops to smell every mailbox,...

20 Reasons to Give Your Dog Fish Oil

The fatty acids found in fish oil have incredible benefits for species of all kinds. Unfortunately, many dog owners don’t know just how beneficial...
Best Dog Books on Canine Health and Care

20 Best Dog Books on Canine Health and Care

Whether you are a veteran dog owner or a newcomer to canine parenthood, a good book can always teach you something about caring for...
Cherry Eye In Dogs

Cherry Eye in Dogs: What It Means and How To Deal With It

Your dog has been playing outside and you suddenly notice a reddish protrusion in the corner of his eye. A closer look and you...
Dog's Digestive System Breakdown

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...
Calming Music for Dogs Guide

Calming Music for Dogs – What Is It and How Can It Benefit Your...

For a lot of people – dog owners and otherwise – the idea of using music to calm your pet feels plain silly. For...

Skin Tags on Dogs: 8 Ways to Prevent and Treat Them

Skin tags on dogs are small benign growths that can appear on any canine, of any age. Some breeds have a greater chance of...
When Is It Too Cold for Dogs In Winter

When Is It Too Cold for Dogs to Be Outside?

Dogs need exercise and mental stimulation to be healthy, and this is best done outdoors - walking, training, playing. However, it's now the middle...
Allergy Meds For Dogs Guide

Allergy Meds For Dogs: When Does Your Dog Need Them?

Suddenly, out of nowhere you start to notice your dog is scratching its ears, or gnawing at its paws non-stop. You give your dog...
Tips for Excessive Dog Shedding in Winter

5 Ways to Reduce Excessive Dog Shedding in Winter

During the winter, dogs grow an extra coat of fur to help insulate themselves, and that gets shed in the summer. Dogs that live...

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Best Dog Breeds for Hot Weather

9 Best Dog Breeds for Hot Weather

With summer nearly here, you may be looking forward to some fun activities in hot weather. Some dogs, however, may not be as excited...
Dog in Heat - Complete Guide for Pet Owners

Dog in Heat: A Guide for Pet Owners

Dealing with a dog in heat can sometimes be a frustrating experience for owners who never had to deal with it before. But even...
Are You Really Ready to Bring a Dog Home

Are You Really Ready to Bring a Dog Home?

The idea of bringing home a “new” dog is thrilling to all dog lovers. The notion is so enticing, in fact, that we often...
10 Most Common Dog Digestive Problems and How to Treat Them

10 Most Common Dog Digestive Problems and How to Treat Them

Just like with us, dog digestive problems are one of the most common ailments that pet owners will have to deal with. A "digestive...
6 Reasons You Should Always Pick Up Your Dog’s Poop

6 Reasons You Should Always Pick Up Your Dog’s Poop

For some of us as dog owners, it may sometimes seem like an imposition to have to pick up dogs' poop, but it’s our...
Dog Paw Problems and What You Should Know About Them

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...
5 Toxic Substances Frequently Found in Pet Products

5 Toxic Substances Frequently Found in Pet Foods and Pet Products

As pet parents, we do everything we can to provide our pets with products that are healthy for them, or at least products that...
Best Dog Carriers

The Best Dog Carriers Review

We've tested a HUGE number of pet carriers for dogs, reviewed each one to find and rank the best dog carriers available. Here's our detailed buying guide.
How to Use Coconut Oil for Dog Skin Problems

How to Use Coconut Oil for Dog Skin Problems

Coconut oil has become a health trend among humans in the last few years. Now, this product is getting into the pet industry as...
Top 3 Health Risks Your Dog Could Be Exposed to While Boarding

Top 3 Health Risks Your Dog Could Be Exposed to While...

Even when you trust your dog’s boarding facility explicitly, even when it’s pristine, well ventilated, and temperature controlled, there’s a possibility that your dog...