How-To

Home How-To
All pet parents want the best for their dogs. Top Dog Tips' dog experts provide the best, most accurate and easily understandable, actionable tips on dog ownership, using all types of dog products, dog health advice, dog nutrition information and other pet information that's essential for dog owners to know.
Best Things for Dogs to Chew On

Best Things for Dogs to Chew On (Store Bought and Home Options)

Nearly every dog you cared for or will in the future is going to chew, particularly as a puppy. It's a rite of passage...
7 Tips for Managing a Multi-pet Household with Kids

7 Tips for Managing a Multi-pet Household with Kids

There’s nothing so heartwarming as a big family, but it’s true that it can get a bit chaotic at times. A household with multiple...
5 Things You Learn Running a Pets Website

5 Things You Learn Running a Pets Website

A lot of pet owners dream about devoting their lives to doing something that they truly love. One of the ways to make the...
5 Reasons Why Some Owners Neglect Their Pets

5 Reasons Why Some Owners Neglect Their Pets

Pet neglect happens for various reasons. The top five reasons owners neglect their dogs and cats is the owner’s lack of time, cost of...
10 Reasons CBD Is Good For Dogs And How To Give It

9 Reasons CBD Is Good For Dogs And How To Give It

Cannabidiol, or CBD, has been shown to have some remarkable health benefits for pets, just like it can have amazing health benefits for people....
dog spine diagram

Dog Back Injury: Causes, Prevention, Signs & Treatment

Your dog’s back is incredibly important to them. Animals that walk on four legs rely on their hindquarters for certain things and their front...
9 Tips for Introducing Toddlers to Dogs

9 Tips for Introducing Toddlers to Dogs (and Dogs to Toddlers)

There’s nothing cuter than seeing a puppy and a kid playing together. However, the situation is not always ideal. To avoid problems and build...
making youtube pet videos

8 Steps for Launching Your First Pets YouTube Channel

So, you love animals and you love YouTube – it makes perfect sense that you should start your own Pets YouTube channel. It sounds...
8 Tips on How to Train a Dog Not to Run Away and Safely Walk Off-leash

8 Tips on How to Train a Dog Not to Run Away

Having your dog run away when off-leash and then go missing is a terrifying feeling. If you have a pet that doesn't really listen, learning...
My Dog Was Bit - 5 Things You Should Do Immediately

What to Do If My Dog Was Bit?

When your own dog is attacked by another, it can be a scary moment. The flurry of teeth, fur, growling, and yelps creates an...
New Puppy Checklist - 15 Things You Must Do

New Puppy Checklist: 15 Things You Must Do

Before bringing home a new puppy, there are a few things to do to make their home-coming comfortable and safe. Preparing a new puppy...
9 Common Dog Health Issues with Pictures

9 Most Common Dog Health Issues

Veterinary medicine has made a lot of progress in predicting future health problems in dogs, and veterinarians (and owners) are now much more effective...

LATEST FEATURES

Best Places Single Dog-Owners to Meet a Better Half

Best Places Single Dog-Owners to Meet a Better Half

Love is unpredictable and while opposites may attract in many ways when it comes to dogs, it’s important to find someone who’s just as...
My Dog's Poop Looks Weird And I Don't Know What To Do

Best Aids For Dog’s Firm Stool

When picking up after your dog, you likely want to get it over with as quickly as possible without really paying too much attention...
Most Common Allergies in Dogs

Most Common Allergies In Dogs

It may seem odd but allergies are more common than you think in our canine best friends. Rashes, excessive scratching, sneezing, runny eyes, shaking...

How Do I Know If My Dog Has Heartworms?

Many dog owners know that it is important to give their dog monthly heartworm medication. They do it because their veterinarian recommends it, without...

9 Big Dog Breeds That Don’t Shed

Quite possibly one of the first questions people ask when researching a dog breed is, “But does it shed?” While dogs that shed can...
8 Essential Blind Dog Products You Must Have

8 Essential Blind Dog Products You Must Have

It’s not easy caring for a blind dog, or even one that has got cataracts and can’t see well. It can become even harder...
My Dog Has To Sleep Touching Me

My Dog Has to Sleep Touching Me: Why and What to...

Many dogs like to curl up against their owners and sleep with them. This behavior is quite common and not a problem if it...
Big White Dog Breeds

Big White Dog Breeds

White is one of the most popular colors in the world because it represents positivity and innocence, and well, because it is beautiful. It...
5 Best Air Purifiers for Dog Hair

5 Best Air Purifiers for Dog Hair

According to statistics, around 68% of households in the US have a pet, with 90 million dogs in those households. That’s a lot of...
Walk Dogs for Money- How Much You Can Earn and How to Start

Walk Dogs for Money: How Much You Can Earn and How...

Dog walking is considered an income hobby for some, while others view it as a legitimate job or even a career. Whatever your views...