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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.
How to Protect Your Dog from Parasitesvideo

TOP #77: How to Protect Your Dog from Parasites

I'm talking with Dr. Craig Prior of Companion Animal Parasite Council who explains how dogs attract parasites, and best ways to prevent and treat them.
5 Signs of Dog Anal Glands Problems (And What to Do)

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

While dog anal glands problems are usually not life-threatening, with the exception of anal gland cancer, they are relatively common and can affect your dog’s...
What Can I Give My Dog for Diarrhea

What Can I Give My Dog for Diarrhea?

Dogs often suffer from an upset stomach and that usually leads to vomiting or diarrhea. While diarrhea can be a symptom of another, more...
What Is a Dog’s Normal Temperature

What Is a Dog’s Normal Temperature?

Whenever you suspect your pooch being sick, you probably start to wonder, what is a dog’s normal temperature and when does it mean they...
Common Thyroid Problems in Dogs and What to Do About Them

Common Thyroid Problems in Dogs and What to Do About Them

Like in humans, thyroid glands are an important part of a dog’s anatomy and they affect a number of different organs in a dog’s...
How to Mentally Stimulate a Dog

12 Tips on How to Mentally Stimulate a Dog (Based on Science)

While they are technically different species, people have some stark similarities with Man’s Best Friend when it comes to mental health and disorders, and...
Hydrotherapy and Underwater Treadmill for Dogs

Benefits of Hydrotherapy and Underwater Treadmills for Dogs

Hydrotherapy is becoming more and more common in the pet industry, and it's no surprise considering how much success humans have from including as...
How To Make Dog Toothpastevideo

How to Make Dog Toothpaste That Is Safe and Effective

Learning how to make dog toothpaste allows you to cater to your pup's flavor preferences, which will make the process of brushing his teeth a little easier. Here's my simple DIY dog toothpaste guide.
How to Afford an Expensive Pet Surgery

How to Afford an Expensive Pet Surgery

Raising and caring for a dog can become costly, but there are several veterinary financing options you have to choose from. One of the...
How To Make A Dog Knee Bracevideo

Explanation on How to Make a Dog Knee Brace (and Why You Shouldn’t)

A dog with a leg injury may need some extra support. Learning how to make a dog knee brace is difficult, but it can be done but there are good reasons why you shouldn't do it.
5 Emergency Vet Care Financing Options

5 Emergency Vet Care Financing Options

When pets become suddenly or terminally ill, their owners can find themselves in a difficult and emotionally painful situation. Luckily, with a healthy animal,...
My Dog Has a Cold - What Do I Do

My Dog Has a Cold. What Do I Do?

We are all well aware of the common cold since there are millions of cases recorded every year in the U.S. alone, according to...

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6 Small Dog Clothes That Your Pooch Needs

6 Types of Small Dog Clothes That Your Pooch Needs

If you are thinking about buying clothes for your pooch, you are probably wondering is that something that he really needs. It depends on...
4 Signs of Kidney Problems in Dogs (And What to Do)

4 Signs of Kidney Problems in Dogs (And What to Do)

Dog kidneys have the same important role as human kidneys. They maintain the balance of certain substances in the blood and remove the toxins...
9 Pet Industry Trends to Watch in 2019

9 Pet Industry Trends to Watch in 2019

Caring for a dog can get expensive, especially for those who love to spoil their pets. 2017 saw the highest amount reached yet in...
25 Most Pet-Friendly Colleges

25 Most Pet-Friendly Colleges of 2019 (USA)

When picking a place of higher education, talks about how pet-friendly your college is going to be are typically lower down the list of...

Normal Heart Rate for Dogs: Important Things to Know

When your dog is running, jumping, and playing at full speed, it's clear by their panting alone that their heart working hard to keep...
5 Bladder Problems in Dogs - How to Recognize Them and What to Do

5 Bladder Problems in Dogs: How to Recognize Them and What...

Is your dog having accidents in the house even though he is properly housebroken? Does he have to urinate more often than usual? These...
The 25 Best Dogs for Small Apartments

25 Best Dog Breeds for Small Apartments

If you’re considering to welcome a new furry addition to your family, there are many things to consider including the dog's temperament, energy levels...
4 Heart Problems in Dogs - Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

4 Heart Problems in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Dogs can suffer from a variety of heart problems, just like humans. In fact, it is estimated that 10% of all dogs in the...
Heated Dog Blankets and Beds - Are They Useful and Safe for Our Pets

Heated Dog Blankets and Beds: Are They Useful and Safe for...

Despite all the fluff and fur, pets may need help keeping warm, particularly during the colder seasons. While heated dog blankets can come with hazards,...
Breathing Problems in Dogs - What It Means and How to Fix It

Breathing Problems in Dogs: How to Spot Them and What to...

Numerous dog breathing problems can present a life-threatening situation and a quick reaction on the owner's part is often necessary. Respiratory problems can be...