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Dogs Environmental Impact of Meat Consumption and What You Can Do

Dogs’ Environmental Impact of Meat Consumption and What We Can Do

The food we feed our cats and dogs has a large environmental impact, and there are good ways how to reduce your pet’s carbon...
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Why It’s Difficult to “Breed Out” Breathing Disorders in Pugs, Bulldogs

Professionals are trying to find ways to predict breathing difficulties in short-nosed dogs in order to avoid certain traits while breeding. Small-nosed canines such...
How Selective Breeding in German Shepherds Leads to Bad Health

How Selective Breeding in German Shepherds Leads to Bad Health

Recent research reveals that German Shepherds could be more predisposed to health issues like arthritis due to how they have been bred. German Shepherds are...
High Cholesterol May Be Good for Dogs with Bone Cancer

High Cholesterol May Be Good for Dogs with Bone Cancer

While elevated cholesterol is usually considered bad for the health, recent research reveals that it may actually help dogs with bone cancer survive longer....
Dog Owners vs Cat Owners - Study Reveals Who's Willing to Spend More to Save Their Pet's Life

Dog Owners vs Cat Owners: Study Reveals Who’s Willing to Spend More to Save...

A recent study compared how much dog owners would spend on their pet compared to cat owners to determine who would spend more on...
Stress Doesn’t Change Performance of Search and Rescue Dogs

Why Search and Rescue Dogs Are Not Affected By Travel Stress

Search and rescue dogs experience significant travel stress while flying to disaster sites, but quickly get over it in order to perform their jobs. Dog...
We Finally Have Treatment for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in Dogs

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in Dogs Can Finally Be Treated

Scientists recently found progressive treatment to restore muscle strength in dogs affected by this rare genetic disorder. Researchers from Genethon, the AFM-Telethon laboratory, Inserm...
How Do Pheromone Collars Reduce Fear and Anxiety in Dogs

How Pheromone Collars Reduce Fear and Anxiety in Dogs

A recently performed study shows that dog appeasing pheromone (DAP) collars reduce measured scores of fear and anxiety in dogs. The researchers also found...
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...
Bomb-Sniffing Dogs Just Became Even Better Through Vapor Analysis

Bomb-Sniffing Dogs Just Became Even Better Through Vapor Analysis

Training of explosives detection dogs could be improved by analyzing the vapors dogs detect in real-time, according to a new study. Ever wonder how and...
The Real Science Behind Oxytocin and Puppy Love

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...
All the Studies That Show How 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...

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Walk Dogs for Money- How Much You Can Earn and How to Start

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...