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TOP #55: What Are Puppy Mills and How to Avoid Them

We've all heard about puppy mills, but do you know how to spot, avoid and report them? In this podcast, Kenzie Bushman of PETA provided us with all the necessary information and tips.

Senior Dog Adoption: Should You Be Worried?

Adopting a dog is rarely a decision to be made lightly because it means taking on a great responsibility of caring for another being....

Thinking of Returning Your Dog? Here’s What You Can Do Instead

Having to return your adopted or rescued dog is never an easy decision, although sometimes it is simply necessary. According to ASPCA, among the...

How Social Media Helps to Adopt Dogs

Did you know that the number one cause of death among healthy dogs and cats in the U.S. is euthanasia? The sad truth is,...

Puppy Starter Pack: 22 Things New Dog Owners Will Need

As a slightly obsessed dog-mom who has been preparing her younger brother for his first experience in dog ownership, I have spent the past...

12 Reasons Why Senior Dogs Are Better Than Puppies

Think puppies are better and more fun? Most people do. But there are a ton of advantages to rescuing and caring for senior dogs,...

15 Tips on Pet Proofing Your Home in Preparation for a...

I’ve heard the advice that new parents should literally crawl around their home to get an idea of what their growing toddler might get...

26-Step Checklist for Adopting a New Adult Dog or Puppy

Bringing home a new dog is exciting, but if you aren’t prepared, it can also be exceptionally overwhelming. Fortunately, the following checklist can make...

104-year-old Man Who Adopted Senior Dog Shares His Secret to Long...

Milt Lessner and his senior dog Layla have been each other’s companion since 2016 and they’re still enjoying life and good health. A 104-year-old man,...

20 Best Swimming Dog Breeds

Most people know that Golden Retrievers and Labrador Retrievers are great at swimming, but that's likely because these are some of the most popular...

TOP #53: Tips for Bringing Home A Newly Adopted Pet

Samantha spoke with Aimee Gilbreath of Michelson Found Animals Foundation who shared tips on what first-time pet owners must know before adopting dogs and cats.

Renting with Pets: 11 Tips to Avoid Eviction

Many places will not allow you to rent if you have pets. Thankfully, as the number of pet owners is consistently growing, more landlords are...

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A dog's dental health is vital to the animal's overall wellness. Unfortunately, it’s common for veterinarians to encounter dogs with neglected dental health, as...
14 Best IKEA Dog Furniture Pieces and Other Items

14 Best IKEA Dog Furniture Pieces and Other Items

It's only fairly recently that the world’s favorite affordable flatpack furniture store began carrying pet-specific furniture, and a collective sigh of relief could be...
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12 Horrifying Facts About the Lives of Laboratory Dogs

It’s no secret that many companies use animals, specifically dogs, for research and development. Pharmaceutical and cosmetic name brands are especially notorious for doing...
Guide to Senior Dog Adoption

Senior Dog Adoption: Should You Be Worried?

Adopting a dog is rarely a decision to be made lightly because it means taking on a great responsibility of caring for another being....
Muscle Atrophy in Dogs - Causes, Prevention and Treatments

Muscle Atrophy in Dogs: Causes, Prevention and Treatments

Muscle atrophy is a medical condition in which the mass of muscles deteriorates, sometimes in localized areas and other times affecting multiple. Signs of...
Should I Return My Dog - Few Things to Consider Before Making the Decision

Thinking of Returning Your Dog? Here’s What You Can Do Instead

Having to return your adopted or rescued dog is never an easy decision, although sometimes it is simply necessary. According to ASPCA, among the...
18 Dangerous Dog Supplies that Owners Often Have Problems With

18 Dangerous Dog Supplies That Owners Often Have Problems With

There are so many dog supplies on the market today designed to make your and your dog’s lives easier. Unfortunately, some of these products...