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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 Tell If Your Dog Has A Cold

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...
Health Benefits of Coconut Oil for Dogs

12 Health Benefits of Coconut Oil for Dogs

We all know that coconut oil is great for us, with many health benefits to enjoy, but did you know that coconut oil is...
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How To Give A Dog An Injection – A Brief Video Guide

Whether you give your dog vaccinations at home or you have to give him an injection of medication, it's likely that you'll need to...
Can Dogs Eat Grapes

Can Dogs Eat Grapes? Grape Toxicosis and Dangers Explained

Even with a high natural sugar content, grapes are a healthy snack for people. But can dogs eat grapes or raisins, and are grapes...
Glaucoma in Dogs - The Pet Owner’s Guide

Glaucoma in Dogs: The Pet Owner’s Guide

In both humans and dogs, glaucoma is characterized by damage to the optic nerve and peripheral vision loss. However, there are some significant differences...

5 Most Dangerous Cancerous Tumors in Dogs

Even mentioning the word „cancer“ instills fear in dog owners and makes them think of the worst possible scenarios, and most commonly their pet's...
The Vegan Dog - Can Dogs Be Vegan or Vegetarian

Can Dogs Be Vegans or Vegetarians?

As vegetarianism and veganism continues to grow in popularity, many people ask, what do vegans feed their dogs? Seeing how majority of pet owners...
7 Situations That May Stress Out Your Dogs

7 Situations That May Stress Out Your Dogs

The world is a stressful place and even dogs experience triggers that can easily raise their anxiety level. Some pet owners, however, don't realize...
Syringe Feeding a Dog - Pros vs Cons (And How to Syringe Feed Your Pet)

Syringe Feeding a Dog: Pros vs Cons (And How to Syringe Feed Your Pet)

Syringe feeding a dog may be necessary when your pet has serious dental health problems, a broken jaw, are recuperating from surgery and are...

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...
Vaccines That Dogs May Be Allergic To

10 Vaccines That Dogs May Be Allergic To

Vaccines protect our dogs from certain illnesses and diseases. They are extremely important. Vaccines are classed as “Core,” which should be given to all...
Dog Anesthesia

Dog Anesthesia: How Safe Is It?

Your best friend needs surgery. Your heart is more focused on the immediate needs of your dog, and the surgery itself could be for...

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Dry Eyes in Dogs - Science-based Guide

Dry Eyes in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Dry eyes in dogs, known as Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS), is a highly common canine eye disease. In North America, reported annual rates of this...
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Best Dog Products of 2019: My Top 10 Favorite Items

I reviewed hundreds of dog products this year. Today I'm rounding up my picks for the Top 10 Best Dog Products of the Year for 2019.
Tomatoes in Home Cooked Dog Food Recipes

Tomatoes in Home Cooked Dog Food Recipes

If you switched to homemade meals and follow our home cooked dog food recipes here on Top Dog Tips, you've probably seen some that...
What Can I Give My Dog For Pain and What To Avoid

What Can I Give My Dog for Pain?

You've noticed that your dog is limping, and suspect that it could be arthritis setting in. You are worried that the dog is in...
Homemade Dog Ear Cleaner

6 Recipes of Homemade Dog Ear Cleaners

For some dogs, one of the most important parts of grooming is cleaning their ears. It reduces the chance of ear infections and removes...
How to Slim Down an Overweight Dog (My 30-Day Diet Plan)

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

Dog obesity is a rapidly growing health problem. Obese dogs will suffer from breathing issues, diabetes, arthritis, and joint pain (1). This article discusses the...
Dog Has Swollen Face - 5 Reasons Why and What to Do

Dog Has Swollen Face: 5 Reasons Why and What to Do

Determining the cause of a dog that has a swollen face is a simple process of elimination. Once you work out why the face...
Top 10 Best Dogs for Seniors and How They Benefit the Elderly

10 Best Dogs for Seniors and How They Benefit the Elderly

Depending on the stage of life you're in, there are certain breeds that will fit you, or someone you know, better. The best dogs...
Signs of Rabies in Dogs and Their Three Prominent Stages

10 Signs of Rabies in Dogs and Three Prominent Stages

Rabies is a preventable deadly virus with almost 100% fatal outcome in most cases (1). If your dog becomes infected with rabies, there is...
Reasons Your Dog Drinking a Lot of Water

10 Reasons Your Dog Is Drinking a Lot of Water

If you notice your dog drinking a lot of water, there's a number of reasons what may cause this. Approximate estimates of how much...