Dog News

Dogs and dog businesses is a big market. As an authority on dog supplies, Top Dog Tips focuses on provide pet parents and pet business owners with the most recent, relevant and interesting dog news and news on dog businesses. We update several times a day, so make sure to stick around!

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Golden Retriever Travels 40 Miles for 27 Days to Return to His Original Family

A dog who had been rescued ran away from his new owners and traveled 40 miles to return to the family who had abandoned...
The Buddy Collar Keeps Your Dog Safe and Connected

The Buddy Collar Keeps Your Dog Safe and Connected

If pet technology continues to advance, soon our pets will be as connected as we are. One new technologically advanced dog collar is seeking...
Study Confirms That Dogs From Bad Breeders Have Bad Personalities

Research Confirms That Dogs from Puppy Mills Have Serious Behavioral Problems

New research finds that dogs who come from irresponsible breeders tend to be more aggressive, more fearful of other dogs, and more anxious than...
Dog Owners vs Cat Owners - Study Reveals Who's Willing to Spend More to Save Their Pet's Life

Dog Owners vs Cat Owners: Study Reveals Who’s Willing to Spend More to Save...

A recent study compared how much dog owners would spend on their pet compared to cat owners to determine who would spend more on...
Small Pet Food Manufacturer in Texas Ships All Around the World

Small Pet Food Manufacturer in Texas Ships All Around the World

The Texas Farm Products facility located in Nacogdoches, Texas has a much greater reach than their little community ever imagined was possible. During a...
Frenchie's Kitchen Introducing New Grain Free Dog Food at SuperZoo 2015

Frenchie’s Kitchen Introducing New Grain Free Dog Food at SuperZoo 2015

Sara Kuris-Morgan, founder of Frechie’s Kitchen, is pleased to be able to launch her new White Fish and Veggies Grain Free Entrée dog food...
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New Canine Respiratory Illness Spreading Across US

Years after the COVID-19 pandemic, there's a new viral disease in town spreading around the US... but this time, it's affecting dogs. More than 200...
Anderson Cooper Honors Fallen Police Dog in a Unique Way

Anderson Cooper Honors Fallen Police Dog in a Unique Way

Anderson Cooper is a well-known American journalist, television personality and author. He is probably best known for his gig hosting Anderson Cooper 360˚, a...
Iditarod Under Fire for Dog Doping Scandal

Iditarod Sled Dog Race Under Fire for Dog Doping Scandal

The famous dog sledding competition saw its four-time champion accused of doping dogs, and is being accused of mismanaging the drug testing. We’ve heard...
Dad and Dog Dive Off Of Cliffs Together

Dad and Dog Dive Off Of Cliffs Together

There is a regularly occurring spectacle happening at a famous pool in Malta – a cliff jumping dog and dad duo. Titti is a...
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18th Annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon Competition Result

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA—Fifty adorable sur-fur dogs competed in the Helen Woodward Animal Center's 18th Annual Dog Surf Surf-A-Thon competition held at the Del Mar...
There's Now Hope for Dogs and Kids with Lafora Disease

There’s Now Hope for Dogs and Kids with Lafora Disease

Unique research is underway to develop treatment for this rare form of epilepsy in dogs and human children called Lafora Disease. Scientists from the...


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4 Tips & Tricks for Navigating Peak Flea and Tick Season

Here it comes... the dreaded peak flea and tick season. For us pet owners, while we love those sunny beach trips and walking in the...
Can I Afford A Dog

Can I Afford A Dog?

Owning a pet is expensive. It’s more than just planning for food and toys. If you’ve been asking yourself, can I afford a dog, here is everything you need to know. A big part of being a responsible pet owner is preparing for the endeavor financially. Creating a consistent budget can help you plan for routine expenses like food, treats and toys, as well as unexpected expenses like vet visits in the event of an emergency. Asking the question can I afford a dog is a very responsible thing to do. Many pet owners don’t plan a budget before adopting a dog, and that can get you into a lot of trouble.
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How to Get Rid of a Dog: The Right Way

Are you faced with the challenging decision of how to let go of your furry companion? We understand that circumstances change. And even...
Why Are Dogs So Loyal?

Why Are Dogs So Loyal?

One of the best qualities of our canine companions is their unwavering loyalty. Why are dogs so loyal? There are amazing stories about the unmatched loyalty of dogs - dogs that have sat on their owner’s graves, waited patiently for months for their owners to return from war and even stories of dogs walking thousands of miles to reunite with their masters.
Why Do Pets Make Us Happy?

Why Do Pets Make Us Happy?

Nothing beats the feeling of seeing a happy dog or friendly cat come running over to you looking for a pat on the head or a scratch behind the ears. Why do pets make us happy? Pets do a lot more than just keep us company. The unconditional love that they provide us with is priceless and incomparable to any love that we get other humans.

Dog Names Starting With Z

Are you looking for dog names starting with Z? Well, you're in the right place! Getting a new pup would mean preparing for a new set...
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How Many Dogs Are Too Many?

We've all been there. Pet owners of one dog think, "Maybe I should get one more." Then, once you get the second dog, you'll...
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Can Dogs Get Sick From Humans?

If you have been caring for dogs for quite a while now, you must have known we can get sick from them. Rabies, giardia—name...
Dandie Dinmont Terrier Breed profile

Dandie Dinmont Terrier Breed Profile

Not a lot of people know about this breed, but the Dandie Dinmont Terrier is not something you should ignore when you chance upon...
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Dog Names Starting With Y

Do you plan on getting a pup? Do you have a new furry addition to your family? If you do, you're probably pondering what would...