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The 7 Reasons Why It’s Okay to Call Yourself a Pet Parent

7 Reasons Why It’s Okay to Call Yourself a “Pet Parent”

Some controversy was stirred when, a few years back, M.A. Wallace wrote a rather passionate article in The Cut on why “it’s wrong” for...
How Dog Smuggling Business Works

The Business of Dog Smuggling and How It Works

One of the largest animal welfare issues is the one that most people aren't aware of: puppy trafficking. As the popularity of pets, dogs...
Animal Hoarding - What You Must Know

Animal Hoarding: What You Must Know

Many of us are familiar with the psychological disorder of compulsive hoarding. Typically, it's people who collect inanimate objects excessively, because they're unable to...
Dog Tail Docking - 5 Dangers of This Procedure (Based on Science)

Dog Tail Docking: 5 Dangers of This Procedure (Based on Science)

Dog tail docking, or canine caudectomy, originated more than 2000 years ago (1). Its first intention was to protect hunting dogs because their tail made...
4 Ways This Major Pet Supplier Ties to Animal Cruelty

4 Ways This Major Pet Supplier Ties to Animal Cruelty

Marshall Pet Products sells food, grooming and health items, toys, and other products for birds, cats, dogs, ferrets, horses, rabbits and other common pets...
walking a dog without a leash

Why Not to Walk A Dog Without a Leash

We all know that dogs need plenty of exercises, especially if you own a high-energy breed. Going for walks is just one form of...

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jug dog breed

Jug Dog Breed Profile

Despite the immense popularity, the Jug isn't a purebred dog but is an adorable mix of two popular breeds. An equal blend of the spunky...
gps tracker for dogs

Why Do You Need a GPS Tracker for Dogs

Handling our pets is our duty. When it comes to safety, a GPS tracker for dogs comes in handy to help us in all...
Different types of dog temperaments featured

Different Types of Dog Temperaments

Dogs sprung from their wild dog ancestry. The closest similarity of each breed is that their domesticated and have been bred to work alongside...
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Portuguese Water Dog Breed Profile

Residing on the warm coast of Portugal, the Portuguese Water Dog Breed helped fishermen in their labor day to night. These loyal, mighty, and...
Alternative to GPS Trackers Featured

Alternatives To GPS Trackers For Dogs

Is your pup a bit of a troublemaker? Does he like to hide? Does he tend to run away at some point and GPS trackers...
cockapoo dog breed profile

Cockapoo Dog Breed Profile

The cockapoo holds the intelligence of a poodle and the sweet, loving nature of a cocker spaniel. It's no surprise that this breed is considered...
labradoodle dog breed

Labradoodle Dog Breed Profile

It shouldn't be surprising that a Labradoodle gained a lot of popularity quickly. These dogs were initially bred as hypoallergenic guide dogs, as the...
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How To Deal With Puppy Separation Anxiety

When adopting a new pup, it's essential to know that some puppies can develop separation anxiety. In this article, we'll tackle everything you need...
Papillon dog breed

Papillon Dog Breed Profile

The Papillon dog breed is a little dog whose lineage is the toy spaniel. Neither hostile nor shy, it is a dog that is...
Vizsla Dog breed profile featured

Vizsla Dog Breed Profile

Looking for a dog with style and grace? Well, let me introduce you to the Vizsla dog breed. The Americal Kennel Club calls this...