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Should Children Help Train the Family Dog

Expert Interview: Should Children Help Train the Family Dog?

Should children help train the family dog? This is a question that many pet owners ask themselves. Some are nervous that the dog will not...
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...
Best Dog Food Blogs

Sunday’s Recap: 9 Best Dog Food Blogs

Subscribing to blogs is a great way to keep up with the latest information on the topics that pertain to your life. For dog...
Is the Raw Food Diet for Dogs a Good Choice for My Pet

Interview: Is Raw Dog Food Diet Safe for Dogs?

The raw food diet for dogs is controversial, but its popularity is growing among pet owners striving to feed their dog a healthy and safe...
The Best Blogs About Biking for Dogs

7 Best Blogs About Biking with Dogs

Biking is a great way to get the exercise that you need, but what about your canine companion? You don't want to leave him...
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...
How Dogs Are Helping in the Fight Against Cancer

Let’s Talk: How Dogs Are Helping in the Fight Against Cancer

Dogs help humans in countless ways. Specially trained dogs work side-by-side with police officers, firefighters and military personnel. They also help humans with physical,...
Why Does My Dog Lick All the Time

9 Expert Answers to “Why Does My Dog Lick Me All the Time?”

Last week I shared some resources about making life easier for disabled pets. We don't own a disable dog, but I know this is...
Do Dogs Actually Watch TV

Can Dogs Watch TV and What Exactly Do They See?

Is your pup a real couch potato? Does he love to sit around and watch television with you on Sunday afternoons? Maybe he has...
How Dogs Help People - Best Stories From Around the Internet

5 Amazing Stories Proving How Dogs Help People

Over the centuries, humankind has been reaping the benefits of our relationship with the canine species. When discussing how dogs help people, it's important...
what is dog psychology

Expert Interview: What is Dog Psychology?

The Association of Professional Dog Trainers has declared January to be National Train Your Dog Month to highlight the importance of proper socialization and...
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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Bumps on a Dogs Back - 7 Things It Could Be and What To Do

Bumps on a Dog’s Back: 7 Things It Could Be and...

You’re carelessly petting your dog and suddenly you notice a lump on their back. Your heart starts racing and you question yourself whether the...
Dog Domestication History (In Years)

Dog Domestication History (In Years)

How dogs came to be domesticated from their grey wolf ancestors is a long and complex history. And depending on which resources and scientific...
What to Do If Your Dog Coughs Up Blood

What to Do If Your Dog Coughs Up Blood?

If you notice that your dog is coughing, this is generally not a cause for alarm. However, if you see that the dog coughs...
Reasons Why Your Dog Is Having Trouble Pooping

Reasons Why Your Dog Is Having Trouble Pooping

When your dog is having trouble pooping, there can be a plethora of reasons why they are having problems. It's important to understand the...
Dog Bite Bacteria and Infectious Diseases - A Guide for Owners

Dog Bite Bacteria and Infectious Diseases: A Guide for Owners

Every year in the United States there are 4.5 million cases of dog bites. Dog bites make up 90% of all animal bites that...
How to Keep Flies Off Dogs

How to Keep Flies Off Dogs

We all know how irritating flies may be, especially during late spring and summer period. They keep going around and buzzing around our ears....
Science-based Ways to Relieve Anxiety in Dogs

10 Science-based Ways to Relieve Anxiety in Dogs

Some may believe that the feeling of anxiety is confined only to humans.  They would be wrong. The feeling of worry, nervousness and unease...
12 Benefits of Neem Oil for Dogs and What You Should Know

12 Benefits of Neem Oil for Dogs and What You Should...

Neem oil, which is extracted from the neem tree, is highly regarded, often recommended, and widely used in homeopathic and natural medicine communities. Neem...
Perianal Tumors in Dogs - A Brief Guide

Perianal Tumors in Dogs: A Brief Guide

The most common type of tumor in dogs is the perianal tumor. A perianal tumor is found in the glands that surround the dog’s...
Nuclear Sclerosis in Dogs

Nuclear Sclerosis in Dogs: What Owners Must Know

When you observe change in your dog’s eyes that causes their pupils to look cloudy, hazy, and/or change the color, you may first think...