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Science-based Canine Athlete Nutrition - How to Feed Athletic Dogs

Science-based Canine Athlete Nutrition: How to Feed Athletic Dogs?

The aim of an appropriate nutritional plan for the canine athlete is to maximize performance while minimizing the occurrence of injuries. When assessing the dog...
Honey for Dogs

The Science-based Guide on Benefits of Honey for Dogs

Used by humans in a wide variety of forms, honey is a natural source of sugar, and now dog owners are looking to see...
Science-based Ways on How to Calm a Dog Down

7 Proven Ways to Calm Down A Dog (Backed by Science)

Have you ever wished there was a button on your dog that would calm him down? Sometimes, our pets get so stressed out and...
Study Comparing Wolves and Dogs Explains Why Canines Are Our Best Friends

Study Comparing Wolves and Dogs Explains Why Canines Are Our Best Friends

Researchers have uncovered a genetic difference between wild wolves and domesticated dogs which explains why they interact with humans differently. The study, which was published...
Why Science Says Dogs Make Us Happier and Healthier

Studies That Show How Dogs Make Us Happier and Healthier

There’s no doubt that dogs make a difference in the world. From seeing-eye dogs to our friendly pet companions at home, canines have the...
Dogs Remember Things Youve Done

Studies Show That Dogs Remember Things You’ve Done

A recent study found that dogs are able to recall the things we’ve done – a high-level ability referred to as episodic memory. Researchers...
The Science and Psychology of Dog Language

The Science and Psychology of Dog Language: Does Your Dog Get You?

Nearly all dog owners talk to their pets, but how much meaning do the dogs absorb? Certainly dogs understand how to follow commands we’ve...
Archaeologists May Have Just Uncovered the World’s Oldest Pictures of Dogs

Archaeologists Uncovered the World’s Oldest Pictures of Dogs

The recent discovery of wall art in a Saudi Arabian cave reveals pictures of hunters with dogs on leashes, and dates back thousands of...
The Science Behind Oxytocin

The Science Behind Oxytocin and Puppy Love

For those of us who are dog owners, we know that "puppy love" feeling we get when our furry companion runs up to us...
This Researcher is Increasing Dog Adoption Rates and Decreasing Euthanasia Rates

This Researcher is Increasing Dog Adoption Rates and Decreasing Euthanasia Rates

A researcher at the Texas Tech University has extensively studied dogs up for adoption to produce increased adoptions and decreased euthanasia rates across the...
Studies Say When Dogs Lick Their Mouths You’re Stressing Them Out

Studies Say When Dogs Lick Their Mouths, You’re Stressing Them Out

Recent scientific findings indicate that a dog licking its mouth is a direct response to what they perceive as anger in humans. Have you...
Most Effective Dog Training Methods

Most Effective Dog Training Methods According to Science

Sometimes we are forced to reconsider how best to do something, even if it is something that we do on a day-­to-­day basis. There's...

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Pet Food Manufacturing Regulations: USA vs Canada vs Europe vs China

There is no universal standard for the manufacturing of pet food worldwide. In fact, some countries have such lax “regulations” their foods and source...

35 Non-Shedding Dog Breeds

There are a lot of different reasons people give when asked why they don’t adopt a dog. By far the biggest reason that people...

12 Ways to Prevent and Treat Anal Glands in Dogs

Experts don’t know what use the anal glands have to canines, although many ideas have been tossed around. Anal gland disease occurs due to...

Dog Poop Color Chart: What It All Means

Cleaning up yard waste is not anyone’s favorite chore. Since you walk your dog through the neighborhood, you politely clean up his waste each...

40 Tips On How to Make Your Dog Happy

One of the first thoughts that pop (or should pop) in the heads of most new dog owners is “How do I make sure...

10 Ways Dogs Communicate Their Sense of Humor According to Science

The personal experiences of at least 50 million dog devotees combined with the high science of a handful of rat-, ape- and dog-tickling animal...

26 Most Active Dogs for Energetic Owners

Some owners cannot handle very active dog breeds. It takes plenty of energy to care for a hyperactive dog than a lazy one. These...

6 Safety Tips for Cutting Dog’s Nails at Home

Is your dog making annoying clicking noises everywhere he walks? Does it seem like he is having pain when walking? It may be time...

Can Dogs Get Poison Ivy?

Poison Ivy is a plant that grows in sunny or partially shaded areas, most notably around trees or rock formations. It possesses oil, otherwise...

Guidelines and Diet for Dogs with Struvite Crystals

Dogs can develop stones just like humans. A large part of therapy for struvite crystals in dogs is the diet. If your dog is suffering...

Water Intoxication in Dogs: What You Must Know [Infographic]

Water intoxication in dogs is what happens when a canine consumes excess water; this can be from playing in the pool or biting at...