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Sunday’s Recap: How to Select a Safe Halloween Costume for Your Dog

The last Sunday of October is here. It doesn't seem possible that next Sunday will be November 1st! Did you have time to read...
Are Dog Grooming Schools Worth It

Are Dog Grooming Schools Worth It?

I could answer this question quite easily, because as a professional dog groomer, this is not the first time I've been asked whether dog...
Halloween Hazards for Dogs

Let’s Talk: Halloween Hazards for Dogs

Halloween is fast approaching and with it comes costumes, candy and lots of decorations. Holidays can be a lot of fun for humans, but...
Vet On Demand

Interviewing Pet Professionals: Vet on Demand

Hello readers and happy Monday! I hope you're enjoying the start to your work week. Here at Top Dog Tips I've been busy as...
What Ingredients Should You Look For in Dog Food?

Sunday’s Recap: What Ingredients Should You Look For in Dog Food?

I can't believe it's the middle of October already! Fall is well underway here in Maine and everyone is busy preparing for winter. We're...
Dog Breed Specific Legislation and Restrictions

Let’s Talk: Breed Specific Legislation and Restrictions

Good afternoon readers. I hope you are all having a wonderful week. Did you happen to check out my column last week about the...
Best Dog Supplies According to the Experts

Sunday’s Recap: Best Dog Supplies According to the Experts

Another Sunday is in the books! It was a chilly day here in Maine, and we spent most of the afternoon working on behavioral...
Are Premium Dog Hair Clippers Worth It

Dollars & Sense: Are Premium Dog Hair Clippers Worth It?

Personally, I like saving money. The question, before I buy pretty much anything, is “Do I really need this?” Oftentimes, the inner struggle and...
Tips for Picking Out the Right Extra Large Dog Crate

10 Tips for Picking Out the Right Extra Large Dog Crate

Having a giant dog is fun, but it can also get a little crazy sometimes, especially when it comes to picking out dog products and...
The Hidden Costs of Dog Ownership

The Hidden Costs of Dog Ownership

Having a new puppy in the house is certainly forcing me to do a lot of research about training and behavior modification. It also...
Sustainability in the Pet Industry

Sunday’s Recap: Sustainability in the Pet Industry

Good Sunday morning, readers! I hope you enjoyed your week as much as I did. Hopefully you caught my column last week. I talked...
Respect Your Fido - Humane Dog Training Equipment

Respect Your Fido: Humane Dog Training Equipment

It is reported that in 1789, King Frederick II of Prussia was the first to refer to dogs as “man’s best friend.” In this...

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The Yorkie Pom dog breed is a feisty pup who is desperate for attention and affection. Learn more about living with this designer breed! The...
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Dog Temperament Test

With all the breeds available, how do you go about choosing the right pooch for you? Do you decide on the size, gender, or...
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Weirdest Crossbreed Dogs

Crossbreed or purebred, we love all sorts of dogs. Even the strange ones! With hundreds of dogs existing, crossbreeds often result in the cutest creatures...
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Dog Throwing Up Yellow Foam: Should You Be Concerned?

This is often due to a change in diet or eating too fast.  However, frequent vomiting or yellow foam can indicate an underlying problem. All dog...
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20 Most Aggressive Dog Breeds

Some people prefer little lapdogs and others enjoy the company of a large slobbering powerhouse. Every dog breed is different. There are mellow lazy breeds...
My Dog Has Crusty Scabs on His Back

Found Crusty Scabs on Dog’s Back? Here’s Why and What to...

Discovering crusty scabs on your dog’s back, especially if you do not know what caused them or how to treat them, can be upsetting. A...
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61 Best Labrador Mixes of All Time

Labrador mixes have always been among the most popular cross breeds through the years. Not really surprising, because for the 31st year in 2022, their...
5 Possible Complications After Spaying Your Dog

5 Possible Complications After Spaying Your Dog

T here are many benefits to spaying your dog. With this procedure, you won't have to worry about your pup going into heat every three weeks.  All the...
5 Signs of Dog Anal Glands Problems (And What to Do)

5 Signs of Dog Anal Glands Problems (And What to Do)

W hile dog anal gland problems are usually not life-threatening, they are relatively common, except for anal gland cancer. Sadly, when untreated, they can affect your...
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Review: Isle of Dogs Grooming Supplies for Dogs (2022)

These Isle of Dogs grooming supplies are formulated to relieve dry skin and itchiness. These products use gentle cleansers, and evening primrose oil provides a mild scent. Are the ingredients safe for your dog's skin? Find out all the details in this extensive product review.