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Dog health is the first concern of every responsible pet parent. We interview vets and canine experts for the best advice on canine arthritis, common diseases, dog nutrition, diabetes in dogs, dog allergies, cancer in dogs, dog symptoms, dog health insurance and everything else that should concern us.

5 Safety Rules for Homemade Dog Food Cooking

A lot of dog owners consider cooking for their pet instead of constantly relying on store bought food like kibble. The advantages are numerous....
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How To Make A Dog Lose Weight

Obesity is an epidemic, and sadly it is easily preventable. Learning how to make a dog lose weight could add years to your pet's life!

Addison’s Disease in Dogs: The Guide for Pet Owners

Addison’s disease was named after the physician Thomas Addison defining this dysfunction of the adrenal gland in the 19th century. This disease is well-known...
10 Reasons CBD Is Good For Dogs And How To Give It

9 Reasons CBD Is Good For Dogs And How To Give It

Cannabidiol, or CBD, has been shown to have some remarkable health benefits for pets, just like it can have amazing health benefits for people....
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Fecal Test for Dogs: What It Is, When It’s Done, Costs, and More

A fecal test for dogs (stool sample) is a standard way of testing the feces content in veterinary clinics which can tell you a...
10 Dog Medication Side Effects You Shouldn’t Ignore

10 Dog Medication Side Effects You Should Never Ignore

From antibiotics to pain killers, every dog medication we give our pets has the potential for side effects. Some of those side effects are...
Glaucoma in Dogs - The Pet Owner’s Guide

Glaucoma in Dogs: Causes, Signs, Treatment

Glaucoma in dogs is an eye disease characterized by damage to the optic nerve and peripheral vision loss which is caused by the increased...
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...
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...
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6 Tips on How to Make a Dog with a Slipped Disc Comfortable

Knowing how to make a dog with a slipped disc comfortable is imperative if your dog is diagnosed with this condition. Also, be sure to consult your vet.
Muscle Atrophy in Dogs - Causes, Prevention and Treatments

Muscle Atrophy in Dogs: Causes, Prevention, Treatments

Muscle atrophy is a medical condition when the mass of muscles deteriorates, resulting in muscle tissue loss, sometimes in localized areas and other times...
Dog Pregnancy and Whelping

15 Dog Pregnancy and Whelping Tips

You’re expecting puppies, how exciting! Whelping is a term that covers the entire process of birthing puppies, from the first dog pregnancy stage to...

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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...
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11 Things I’ve Learned from Being a Dog Owner

You pick up plenty of insights about life when you're in the company of dogs. They make great teachers of love, gratitude, compassion and...
10 Reasons CBD Is Good For Dogs And How To Give It

9 Reasons CBD Is Good For Dogs And How To Give...

Cannabidiol, or CBD, has been shown to have some remarkable health benefits for pets, just like it can have amazing health benefits for people....