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Study Finds Owning a Dog Can Help People Live Longer

Study Finds Owning a Dog Can Help People Live Longer – Especially Single People

A major study conducted in Sweden has concluded that people who live alone and own dogs live longer than those who live alone without...

Study: Like Humans, Dogs Don’t Sleep Well After Stressful Experiences

A new study confirms that, like us, dogs experience interrupted sleep patterns when dealing with stressful situations. While we understand that our dogs are...
People Empathize More with Dogs than Humans

Study Shows How People Empathize More with Dogs than Humans

Researchers have discovered that suffering in animals produces more sadness for people than suffering in their fellow humans. These days, we have all the world’s...
Your Dog Knows About Your Goals and Thinks They're Not Up to Snuff

Your Dog Knows About Your Goals and Thinks They’re Not Up to Snuff

Goals is an interesting concept, and they come in all shapes and sizes. From getting a job promotion, running a 5k, finding the right...
Dogs Communicate to Us Using Facial Expressions

Dogs Communicate to Us Using Facial Expressions

Recent studies show that dogs love when we smile, and give us those sad “puppy eyes” on purpose. Dogs and humans have lived alongside...
Dogs May Be More Self-Aware Than We Thought

Dogs May Be More Self-Aware Than We Thought

Dogs seem to have more self-awareness than we originally attributed to them, thanks to some new realizations about their perceptions. As dog lovers, we...
How To Keep Senior Dogs Healthy

4 Science-Based Tips for Keeping Senior Dogs Healthy

Ask any dog owner and they will tell you that the worst part of owning a canine companion is the fact that they don't...
Study - Dogs Fear and Aggression Can Be Genetic

Study: Dogs’ Fear and Aggression Can Be Genetic

New research shows that some types of fear and aggression in dogs are genetic, and can be divided into fear of the familiar and...
How Dog Ownership Makes People Happy

4 Ways Dog Ownership Makes People Happy (Based on Research)

Many cultures have their own theories and explanations for the sacred bond between humans and animals, especially the bond between humans and dogs. Dogs...
Parents Underestimate Risk of Family Dog to Children

Many Parents Underestimate Risk of Family Dog to Children

Parents often invest too much trust and too little supervision into the interactions of the family dog with their children, and this can lead...
Study Finds That the Best Guide Dogs Had Tough Love as Puppies

Study Finds That the Best Guide Dogs Had Tough Love as Puppies

New research has revealed that puppies whose mothers show “tough love” turn out to be more successful guide dogs. Have you ever heard of...
There's Now Hope for Dogs and Kids with Lafora Disease

There’s Now Hope for Dogs and Kids with Lafora Disease

Unique research is underway to develop treatment for this rare form of epilepsy in dogs and human children called Lafora Disease. Scientists from the...

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Walk Dogs for Money: How Much You Can Earn and How...

Dog walking is considered an income hobby for some, while others view it as a legitimate job or even a career. Whatever your views...
10 Best Multivitamin Supplements for Dogs

10 Best Multivitamin Supplements for Dogs

There is a wide variety of vitamins designed to support one specific part of your dog’s body and health, but if you are looking...
How Much Does It Cost to Spay a Dog?

How Much Does It Cost to Spay a Dog?

Spaying or neutering a dog is a big part of being a responsible owner since it can prevent overpopulation and keep your dog healthier....
7 Best Dog-Friendly Home Insurance Companies

7 Best Dog-Friendly Home Insurance Companies

Finding the right home insurance can be difficult if you are a dog owner, which is a bit surprising considering how many Americans own...
13 Great Books for Homemade Dog Food Beginners

13 Great Books for Homemade Dog Food Beginners

If you’re like me, you like having a book to hold in the kitchen. Videos and websites are great, but when I am working...
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15 Great Homemade Dog Food Recipe Sites

So you have done your research, looked at the pros and cons, and made your decision. You are ready to start cooking for your...
How to Prepare Your Apartment Before Bringing Home Your First Dog

How to Prepare Your Apartment Before Bringing Home Your First Dog

Dogs are wonderful pets, and bring many families a lot of joy. If you live in an apartment and want to add a furry...
Best Things for Dogs to Chew On

Best Things for Dogs to Chew On (Store Bought and Home...

Nearly every dog you cared for or will in the future is going to chew, particularly as a puppy. It's a rite of passage...
9 Upsetting Truths About Dogs in Laboratory Experiments

9 Upsetting Truths About Dogs in Laboratory Experiments

Most dog lovers treat their pets as part of the family but in many laboratories around the world, there are dogs that badly are...
5 Things You Learn Running a Pets Website

5 Things You Learn Running a Pets Website

A lot of pet owners dream about devoting their lives to doing something that they truly love. One of the ways to make the...