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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.
Tips for Keeping Your Senior Dog Active and Healthy

8 Tips on How to Keep Your Senior Dog Active

Dogs bodies deteriorate as they grow older - just like ours. Keeping your senior dog active is the best way to keep his body healthy...
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What Are the Benefits of Coconut Oil for Dogs?

Fish oil isn't the only beneficial oil for your pets. If you're a health conscious person, you've heard about the benefits of coconut oil. Did...
What Is Holistic Veterinary Medicine for Dogs

Expert Interview: What Is Holistic Veterinary Medicine for Dogs?

As more research becomes available, pet owners are realizing how the choices that they make for their dogs are effecting their pet's overall health...
What Are My Dog Nutritional Needs

Do You Know Your Dog’s Nutritional Needs?

Every dog has his own unique nutritional requirements that vary depending on his age, weight, breed and general overall heath. The amount of food...
Does My Dog Eat Grass Because He Needs To or Likes To

Does My Dog Eat Grass Because He Needs To or Likes To?

All of our dogs love to eat grass, and many of us have asked ourselves more than once, "does my dog eat grass because...
The Truth About Canine Influenza

8 Tips from Animal Experts on Canine Influenza

The winter months are known for cold weather, the holiday season and lots of germs! This is the time of year when everyone seems...
Would You know how to save your dog if he is choking

How to Save Your Dog from Choking

Dogs use their mouths to explore the world around them. Unfortunately, this can cause some problems when they eat things they aren't supposed to....
Why Wont My Dog Eat - Here is Why Dogs May Refuse to Eat

Why Won’t My Dog Eat? Here’s Why Dogs May Refuse Food

It can be very distressing for both owner and dog when food is left uneaten. If you've been wondering, "Why won't my dog eat?",...
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...

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Affenpinscher Dog Breed Profile

If you're one of those people searching for a dog that is small in size, devoted, easy to train, and fun to be with,...
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Science-based Dog Training: How Research Influenced Our Approach to Training Dogs

Since the late Mesolithic period when humans first began to domesticate wolves, canines have been an integral part of our lives. We are linked...
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Best Dog Food for Corgis: How and What To Feed Corgis?

When it comes to feeding your pup, you need to make sure you have their breed-specific needs in mind. This is definitely true for...
Types of Dog Leashes and How to Choose the Right One

8 Types of Dog Leashes and How to Choose the Right...

The girl held a wiggling, very young puppy as she stared at the display of different types of dog leashes. The clerk approached and...
Top 8 Artificial Christmas Trees That Are Safe for Dogs

8 Artificial Christmas Trees That Are Safe for Dogs

Christmas can be a dangerous time for your dog if you are not careful enough. There are many things that can harm your dog,...

16 Things Your Dog Wants from Amazon

As the most popular online retailer, Amazon is packed full of dog supplies that every pet would love, but sometimes it’s hard to weed...
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Golden Retriever Breed Profile

The Golden Retriever, also known as a Golden, is one of the most popular dogs in the United States. They are currently ranked 3rd on...
Top 10 Unique Books About Dogs That All Dog Owners Must Read

10 Unique Books About Dogs That All Dog Owners Must Read

If you're like me, you like learning as much as you can about your canine companion and how best to care for her. Reading...
Top 50 Best Dog Poop Bags

Top 50 Best Dog Poop Bags

Picking up dog waste certainly isn't the favorite part for most pet owners, but it's essential for a number of reasons. But even if...
Top 8 Causes of Bloody Diarrhea in Dogs and Available Treatments

8 Causes of Bloody Diarrhea in Dogs

When your dog has bloody diarrhea, it can be scary knowing that this could be the symptom of a life-threatening condition. But, in many cases...