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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.
Hydrocortisone Cream for Dogs - What Is It and When You Need It

Hydrocortisone Cream for Dogs: What Is It and How to Use It Safely

Hydrocortisone is a medicinal substance found in many human-grade topical products. Its main utilization is in treating inflammation or allergic reactions, particularly if they...
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How to Treat Hot Spots on a Dog

Dog skin conditions and hot spots in dogs are common. Here's my step-by-step guide on how to treat hot spots on a dog, and best treatments and remedies.
Urinary Tract Infection in Dogs - Prevention and Treatments

Urinary Tract Infection in Dogs: Prevention and Treatments

Bacterial urinary tract infection in dogs is often asymptomatic and is likely to be noticed by pet owners only when the animal asks to...
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5 Best Home Remedies for Dog Gas

We aren't the only ones that suffer with excessive gas. Before trying these home remedies for dog gas, be sure to check in with your veterinarian.
Water in Dog's Ear - Dangers, How to Prevent It and What to Do About It

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

When you give your dog a bath, you will almost always end up with some water in their ears. It can also happen when...
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My 3 Favorite Dog Eye Infection Home Remedies

Natural dog eye infection home remedies can be effective and safer, but you should have your pooch evaluated by a vet before trying any DIY options.
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What to Give My Dog for Pain?

There are many ways to help a dog in pain, but some are safer than others. This may leave you wondering, "What to give my dog for pain?"
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Can Dogs Get Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Can dogs get coronavirus? Is this something that you should worry about? The short answer is no, but this article will give you the science behind it.
4 Facts About Coronavirus All Dog Owners Must Know

4 Facts About Coronavirus All Dog Owners Must Know

Coronavirus, or Covid-19, is spreading across the world rapidly, causing lockdowns in most countries and forcing governments to take preventive measures meant to “flatten...
Top 12 Signs Your Dog Is Stressed

12 Signs of Stress in Dogs (Based on Science)

Stress is a normal part of life for everyone, including dogs. Stress isn’t always bad either: it reminds us to eat, helps us avoid...
Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Dogs

Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Dogs: A Guide for Pet Owners

When caught early enough, tumors can be treated or removed, so it is vital to check your dog regularly and keep an eye out...

Skin Tags on Dogs: How to Prevent and Remove Them

Skin tags are small, benign growths that can appear on any dog, of any breed, gender and age. Some breeds are more susceptible to...

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Autoimmune Disease in Dogs

8 Common Autoimmune Diseases in Dogs

Dogs can suffer from autoimmune diseases and just like human autoimmune diseases, we don’t fully understand what causes them in dogs. Still, scientists have...
The 7 Pool Safety Tips for Cats and Dogs

7 Pool Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Summer allows for many adventures you can have with your dog. But it also means high temperatures, which can be dangerous to dogs and cats....
How to Do CPR on a Dog

How to Do CPR On a Dog

Doing CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) is something we’ve all seen performed many times in movies and TV, but it's actually harder than it looks. When...
Top 35 Unique Summer Adventures to Have with Your Dog

35 Summer Adventures for Dog Owners

Summer is the perfect time to take time off work and head out for an adventure! While many dog owners don’t think to take...
20 Dog Walking and Sitting Horror Stories

20 Crazy Dog Sitting Horror Stories

Using pet sitting or dog walking services done by professionals or simply asking friends to take your pet for a few days is a...
Science-based Canine Athlete Nutrition - How to Feed Athletic Dogs

The Science-based Guide for Feeding Athletic Dogs

The aim of an appropriate nutritional plan for athletic dogs is to maximize performance and minimize the occurrence of injuries. To assess the best...
The Guide to Water Intoxication in Dogs

The Guide to Water Intoxication in Dogs

Water intoxication in dogs is what happens when your pet consumes excess water. This can be from playing in the pool or biting on...
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25 Slowest Dog Breeds

When adopting a dog that's going to be right for your personal lifestyle, the dog's athletic ability and energy levels are a very important...
The Best Fitness Tracker for Dogs

The Best Fitness Trackers for Dogs

Fitness trackers aren’t just for humans anymore. Pet technology continues to evolve, which helps dog owners to monitor their pets, take better care of...
Best Cheap Ways to Prevent Most Common Health Issues in Dogs

15 Cheap Ways to Prevent Common Health Issues in Dogs

Maintaining healthy habits is the best way to keep your dog from becoming ill. Using the below tips and doing your best to prevent...