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Top 20 Reasons Why Your Dog Won’t Eat

20 Reasons Why Your Dog Won’t Eat

Few things are as worrying as when your dog stops eating or refuses food. There are many reasons why your dog won't eat, but...
The Guide to Introducing Dogs to Newborns

The Guide to Introducing Dogs to Newborns

As a dog owner bringing home a newborn from the hospital, there are a million “what ifs” circling around your head related to dogs...
19 Superfoods for Dogs

19 Superfood Snacks for Dogs [Infographic]

We know the value of consuming vegetables and fruits. Packed with nutrition, vitamins, minerals and fiber, they're a big part of maintaining our health....
5 Bladder Problems in Dogs - How to Recognize Them and What to Do

5 Bladder Problems in Dogs: How to Recognize Them and What to Do

Is your dog having accidents in the house even though he is properly housebroken? Does he have to urinate more often than usual? These...

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...

8 Dangers of Leaving Your Dog Home Alone for Long

Dogs are social animals, but some owners forget to stop and think how important it is for our four-legged friends to be around us....
Ground Scratching - Why Dogs Do It After Bathroom Breaks

Ground Scratching: Why Dogs Do It After Bathroom Breaks

Here’s the reason behind our dogs’ strange behavior after taking bathroom breaks. Is your dog a scratcher? Does he scuff the ground or sometimes kick...
How DNA Research Is Helping Dogs Around the Worldvideo

TOP #94: How DNA Research Is Helping Dogs Around the World

I'm speaking with Dr. Angela Hughes, PhD and her work in canine genetics field. We discuss current research and what the future holds for pets and owners.
Excessive Panting in Dogs

Excessive Panting in Dogs: What It Means & What You Should Do

Anyone who has been around a dog for any length of time knows that panting is normal dog behavior. However, how much panting is...
12 Ways to Help Homeless Pets and Shelters

12 Ways to Help Homeless Pets and Shelters

Are you thinking of ways on how to give back to the world? What about providing some help to animal shelters and saving homeless...
Top 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Gift Dogs for Christmas

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Gift Dogs for Christmas

Choosing a Christmas gift for your friends or family members is not an easy thing to do, and in many cases, it is downright...
Safety Adopting Dog for Family with Kids

14 Safety Tips for Adopting a Dog When You Have Kids

A dog can be a child’s best friend and playmate, but bringing a new dog home to a family with children can be worrying....

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Dog Whining - 7 Reasons Your Dog is Crying That You Haven't Thought Of

Dog Whining: 7 Reasons Your Dog is Crying

It can be difficult for pet owners to listen to their dog whine and cry persistently, and not know why they're doing so, or...
The Cushing’s Disease in Dogs - Symptoms Diagnosis and Treatments

Cushing’s Disease in Dogs: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatments

If you're not familiar with the condition, the Cushing's Disease in dogs affects the endocrine system of the animal. This condition is most prevalent in...
Reasons Why Is My Dog Itching

Why Is My Dog Itching? 4 Scientific Reasons and Proven Treatments

While it may be remarkably cute for a dog to be scratching his floppy ear with a look of relief-induced bliss on its face,...
Dog Scared of Cat - 4 Things You Can Do

Dog Scared of Cat? Here’s What You Can Do

It’s no secret that dogs and cats often do not get along. You’ve probably heard the expression “getting along like cats and dogs” for...
9 Ways to Improve Your Dog’s Skin and Coat Health

9 Ways to Improve Your Dog’s Skin and Coat Health

Your dog’s skin and coat obviously serve important functions such as providing warmth, offering protection, regulation of body temperature, and providing and enhancing sensation....
Dog Scared of Fireworks - 7 Things You Can Do to Help

Dog Scared of Fireworks? 7 Things You Can Do to Help

Dogs are often afraid of loud noises like thunder or fireworks. These sounds are often a source of great distress, fear and anxiety for...

A Science-based Guide to Home Cooked Dog Food Recipes

Covering the subject of homemade dog food recipes is a big part of Top Dog Tips. Today, though, we’re breaking out the lab coats...
4 Reasons Why and When Dog Parks Can Be Dangerous

4 Reasons Why and When Dog Parks Can Be Dangerous

Enjoying summer with your pooch in a dog park while he runs around freely can be fun, and it's also be a great way...
The Complete Guide on Osteosarcoma in Dogs

The Complete Guide on Osteosarcoma in Dogs

Each year approximately 8,000 to 10,000 dogs are diagnosed with osteosarcoma. Most frequently seen in large and giant breed dogs, this aggressive bone cancer...
What to Do If Your Dog Eats Chocolate

What to Do If Your Dog Eats Chocolate

Most dog owners are aware that chocolate can be toxic to dogs. However, even with all the necessary precautions, our pets sometimes find a...