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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.
Cooked Bones for Dogs - Safe or Not

Cooked Bones for Dogs May Not Be a Good Idea

Sometimes, when a pair of pleading eyes are gazing up as you tuck in to your dinner, it can be tempting to give your...
What Shots Do Puppies Need - Dog Vaccination Schedule

Dog Vaccination Schedule (and what shots do puppies need)

A new puppy is bound to be inquisitive and stick his wet nose in places it doesn’t belong! That is why it is really...
Helping Your Overweight Dog Lose Weight

How to Help An Overweight Dog Lose Weight

Canine obesity is a growing epidemic. The negative health effects of obesity in canines are very similar to those in adults. It is estimated...
Caring for a Diabetic Dog and Tips on Dogs with Diabetes

8 Expert Tips on How to Care for A Diabetic Dog

Last week I shared some great resources with helpful information on super foods for dogs. Feeding your dog top quality nutrition is the best...
Foods Dogs Should Not Eat - 10 Human Foods That Are Dangerous To Dogs

Foods Dogs Should Not Eat: 10 Human Foods That Are Dangerous To Dogs

A canine body and a human’s body just don’t work the same way, but try telling your dog that! Much as it’s tempting to...
Super Foods for Dogs

8 Tips on Super Foods for Dogs from Experts

Your dog's nutrition is the single most important thing that effects his overall health and well being. A better quality diet will have an...
Common Canine Allergies

8 Resources for Most Common Dog Allergies

Last week I discussed preparing your dog for emergencies. It's an important issue that many pet parents don't think about. An equally important topic...
Best Dog Illness Symptom Checker Online

Best Dog Illness Symptom Checker Online

Dogs require almost as much attention to their health as humans do. They get ill, they catch nasty diseases and viruses outside or from...
How to Get Your Dog to Take Pills

How to Get Your Dog to Take Pills?

We all want to keep our dogs healthy and make sure their take their pet supplements. However, more often than not, our pets will give us a hard time...
Natural Home Remedies for Fleas and Ticks

9 Natural Home Remedies for Dog’s Fleas and Ticks

November is here! Last week I was discussing how to select a safe Halloween costume for your dog, and now the Christmas season is...
Dog Anxiety Treatments

Common Dog Anxiety Problems and Best Pet Anxiety Treatments

While psychological discomfort and ailments, particularly anxiety, are often thought to be limited to humans, that’s not the case. Dogs can suffer from anxiety...
Best Dog Supplements for Dogs and Pets

56 Most Popular Dog Supplements

According to multiple studies, about half of us take supplements and vitamins on a daily basis. The number may not be as high when...

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Lenticular Sclerosis in Dogs - Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

Lenticular Sclerosis in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, Diet

Have you noticed a strange discoloration in one or both of your dog’s eyes and wondering what that is? There could be several reasons...
How to Shop for Dog Doors

How to Shop for Dog Doors, Pick the Right Type and...

Installing a dog door in your home can be a life saver for both you and your dog. Dog doors are in particular very...
How Much Does It Cost to Cremate a Dog

How Much Does It Cost to Cremate a Dog?

Losing a beloved pet is never easy, but having plans in place before the grief and trauma of the experience sets in can be...
Dog Pregnancy Stages and What to Expect When Dog Is Expecting

Dog Pregnancy Stages and What to Expect When Expecting

Your dog's pregnancy can be an exciting time for both of you, but it can also be a stressful time. Knowing all the dog...
22 Signs and Symptoms That Require an Immediate Vet Visit

22 Signs and Symptoms That Require an Immediate Vet Visit

In most cases, if your dog looks like they need urgent medical attention, it is probably so. Some apparent medical conditions always require care...
Ways to Make Your Dog Always Smell Fresh

9 Ways to Make Your Dog Always Smell Fresh

We all know what a wet dog smells like, and sometimes, when you visit other dog owners' homes, you can smell wet dogs -...
Reasons Why a Grain Free Diet for Dogs May Not Be Right

Ask a Vet: Is Grain Free Food Bad for Dogs?

Over the past decade, grain free diet for dogs have become all the rage for pet owners. It's likely you've heard or read how...
Cinnamon in Homemade Dog Food Recipes

Cinnamon in Homemade Dog Food Recipes

For those of you following Top Dog Tips homemade dog food recipes here, you may have noticed that we've included cinnamon among some of...
Top 12 Dog Food Made in USA

12 Dog Foods Actually Made in the USA

Not all "Made in USA" dog foods are actually that, so finding good dog food can be hard. You need to know where a...
Dog Going Blind - What to Do and How to Prepare

Dog Going Blind: How to Adjust and Help Your Blind Pet

If you suspect your dog going blind, it's likely to be a difficult transition for you. However, remember that most dogs cope with this...