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Reasons for Dog Bloat

Dog Bloat: 5 Ways to Prevent It

Bloating in humans isn’t usually that big of a deal. It might makes you uncomfortable for a brief period of time, and usually you’re...
How Do You Recognize Cognitive Dysfunctions in Dogs and What You Can Do to Help Them

How to Recognize Cognitive Dysfunctions in Dogs and What You Can Do to Help...

As much as we may hate to admit it, dogs age just like we do. With age comes an increasing number of health concerns,...
Your Dog Fleas and Ticks Survival Guide

The Ultimate Dog Fleas and Ticks Survival Guide

Most dog owners know that it’s important to protect their pet against fleas and ticks, but the majority don’t know why it’s important. The...
Pet Owner's Full Guide to Dog Dental Care

The Ultimate Guide to Dog Dental Care

Your dog’s overall health is dependent on many factors including his dental hygiene. Not only improper dog dental care and hygiene can result in...
The Guide on Adopting a Working Dog

What You Must Know Before Adopting a Working Dog

As a potential dog owner, it can be very confusing when trying to match a specific dog breed with your lifestyle. This especially true...
Thanksgiving Safety Tips for Dogs

Let’s Talk: Thanksgiving Safety Tips for Dogs

Thanksgiving is only a week away. Last week I gave some pointers for traveling with your dog on Thanksgiving, and this week I'd like...
Traveling With Your Dog for Thanksgiving

Let’s Talk: Traveling With Your Dog for Thanksgiving

Will you be taking a Thanksgiving road trip with your pooch this year? If you caught my column last week, you know that I...

Dogs in Pools: Why Swimming is Good for Your Pet

“It’s that time of year again!” to use the old cliché. Summer is still here, and it's pretty warm is most parts of the...

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New Puppy Checklist - 15 Things You Must Do

New Puppy Checklist: 15 Things You Must Do

Before bringing home a new puppy, there are a few things to do to make their home-coming comfortable and safe. Preparing a new puppy...
15 Most Common Dog Myths Debunked

15 Most Common Dog Myths Debunked

There are many fascinating dog myths and facts out there - some true, some false. These myths have been passed down by generations of...
8 Most Dog Friendly Hotels and Hotel Chains in the U.S.

8 Most Dog Friendly Hotels in USA

No pet owner ever wants to leave their pets behind, but traveling with dogs can sometimes be complicated. This is especially true when attempting...
Best Watch Dogs

14 Best Watch Dog Breeds

Some breeds can be predictable "stand-by dogs" as they watch a crime take place, but others are considered the best watch dogs for protection...
9 Common Dog Health Issues with Pictures

9 Most Common Dog Health Issues

Veterinary medicine has made a lot of progress in predicting future health problems in dogs, and veterinarians (and owners) are now much more effective...
Best Types of Crates for Dogs

5 Best Types of Crates for Dogs

There's many different types of crates for dogs: soft crates, plastic and wooden, metal crates, big or small, fold-able and not, heavy duty or...

History of Dogs Through Science

Wolves are icons of pack behavior. Their collective strength is greater than their individual efforts. As Rudyard Kipling put it, “for the strength of...
How to feed dogs with renal disease

Renal Diet for Dogs: A Guide on Feeding

Chronic kidney disease in dogs is a progressive condition with the prevalence of 25% of dogs from veterinary clinics, with 9-16% mortality rate. Senior...
Stomach Ulcer in Dogs - Causes and Treatments

Stomach Ulcer in Dogs: Causes and Treatments

The acids, proteolytic enzymes, and pepsin from the dog’s gastric lumen maintain the pH acidity level, which value is usually about 2. Any disturbance...
25 Smart Dog Breeds That Are Easiest To Train

25 Smart Dog Breeds That are Easy to Train

Pet owners often have breed requirements before adopting a dog: how easy they are to care for, how much exercise they need, how difficult...