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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 Things to Do if Your Dog is Paralyzed

5 Things to Do If Your Dog Is Paralyzed

In order for our bodies (or in this case our dogs' bodies) to move, the brain, spine, nerves and muscles all have to work...
Health Benefits and Uses of CBD for Dogs

25 Health Benefits and Uses of CBD for Dogs

Although still considered to be quite controversial, a growing number of pet owners are discovering the benefits of CBD for dogs, especially their chronically...
Prebiotics for Dogs - 6 Things You Must Know

Prebiotics for Dogs: 6 Things You Must Know

At times, it feels impossible to keep up to date with all the things we can or even must do to ensure the health...
Get Rid of Water in Dog's Ear

Water in Your Dog’s Ears: What to Do About It

When you give your dog a bath, you will almost always end up with water in their ears. It can also happen when your...
Diets for Dogs and How To Slim Down an Overweight Dog

How to Slim Down an Overweight Dog (30-Day Diet Plan)

Staying fit and healthy, and maintaining an ideal weight is just as important for dogs as it is for people. However, the fact is...
Why Do Dogs Sleep So Much & How Many Hours a Day Do Dogs Sleep

Why and How Much Do Dogs Sleep?

Every time you look at your dog, he is sleeping. It doesn’t matter what time of day - morning, noon, or night - your...
Can Dogs Have Autism?

Is Your Unsocial Dog Autistic?

Dog behavior is almost as complex as human behavior, although much of it is innate. Their emotions are a mystery to us, but as...
Dog Parvo - 10 Most Effective Ways to Prevent It (Based on Science)

10 Ways to Prevent Parvo in Dogs (Based on Science)

Preventing dog parvo is the best way to ensure your pooch will not contract the virus in the first place. Canine parvovirus type 2...
Dog Ears - Everything You Must Know About Your Canine's Ear

Dog Ears 101: How to Care for Them and Prevent Problems

Dog ears come in various shapes and sizes; floppy, folded, small or large. Unlike humans, a dog's ears are a central feature of the...
How To Give A Dog Eye Dropsvideo

How to Apply Dog Eye Drops

Need to apply dog eye drops to your pooch? This video guide will walk you through the process. Learning how to give a dog eye drops is an essential skill all pet parents should have. It's highly likely that your pet will need them at some point.
My dog won’t open his eyes

Dog Won’t Open His Eyes? Here’s What This Means (and what to do)

The last few days you’ve noticed your dog looking at you a little funny, it was almost like a cute winking in one eye...
Dog Eye Infection Treatments and Preventatives

12 Dog Eye Infection Treatments and Preventatives

Hang on! Did your dog just wink at you? Unusual winking, blinking, rubbing, or pawing at the eyes is your dog’s way of telling...

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Bringing a dog into a family with small children around is not a decision to take lightly. Many parents are concerned over the health...

5 Benefits of Elevated Food Bowls for Dogs: Myths or Facts?

Over the years there have been plenty of topics of contention among dog owners – are grains good or bad? Should dogs be spayed...

Dog Grooming Schedule: How Often Should You Groom Your Dog

Your dog’s grooming needs vary based upon his breed, coat type, age and other variables. For example, a long-haired dog will require more regular...

How to Turn Your Dog Into a Show Dog and Start...

Showing dogs can be a great way to develop a bond between you are your canine companion, and get involved into a very active...

15 Must-Know Tips for New Dog Owners

Bringing home your dog is the start of your relationship together. There's bound to be some bumps in the road for new dog owners,...

30 Best Lap Dogs for Cuddly Pet Owners

While some people look for large dogs that they say is a “real dog” (looking at you, bully breeds), others may just want a...

9 Tips for Introducing a New Dog When You Already Have...

If you want to make the introduction of a new dog to your existing pets go as smoothly as possible, certain precautionary measures must...

8 Safety Tips for Going Boating With Your Dog

One of the exciting activities you likely haven't tried yet but should do with your dog this spring or upcoming summer is to go...

The 10 Best Dog Wipes for Light Grooming

I've never met a dog owner that enjoys bathing their canine companion. It's time-consuming and can be quite a hassle. Between trying to wash...

Dog Shock Collar Comparison: Dogtra vs SportDog vs Petsafe vs Educator

It's one of the most controversial training tools a dog owner’s arsenal. Dog shock collars are viewed as a sort of harmful device that...