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TOP #77: How to Protect Your Dog from Parasites

I'm talking with Dr. Craig Prior of Companion Animal Parasite Council who explains how dogs attract parasites, and best ways to prevent and treat them.

What Does a Tick Look Like on a Dog?

Ticks a common problem for dogs and their owners, especially when your pet spends a lot of time outside, running in tall grass. While...

FDA Warns Flea and Tick Meds Can Cause Seizures in Dogs

Weaker dogs with a history of epilepsy are susceptible to the strong side effects of chemicals in flea and tick medication, and may go...

Chronic Kidney Disease Risk In Dogs Increases With Tick Exposure

Dogs have no way of telling their owners they about a tick infection and if there are no tests done, prevention or treatment might...

The Vet’s Guide on Flea Pills for Dogs

There is a large variety of flea preventative products for dogs available today. Not every product is right for every pet, however, and it...

Top 50 Best Flea Treatments for Dogs

With so many flea treatment options on the market, it’s hard to know which option is the best flea treatment for dogs. It's your responsibility to choose a treatment that will not only be effective, but also safe for your canine companion.

Top 5 Best Dog Flea Combs for Every Coat Type

Fleas on dogs is not something to take lightly. These tiny parasites can spread dangerous diseases, and they will make your dog extremely uncomfortable....

Veterinarian’s Guide on Flea Collars for Dogs

Fleas have been a nuisance to dogs and their human companions for a millennia. In the last 50 years, flea control has become much...

Lyme Disease in Dogs: 10 Ways to Prevent and Treat It

You’ve been hearing a lot about Lyme Disease in dogs and you’re worried about your best friend. You've learned that it affects pets as...

Top 5 Best Flea Shampoos for Dogs

Bathing your dog is an essential part of the overall pet grooming process, but what do you do if he has fleas? Regular dog...

Top 5 Best Flea Drops for Dogs

Did you know that flea and tick infestations aren’t just a nuisance to dogs and cats? They also wreak havoc on your entire household....

Top 6 Best Flea Pills for Dogs

Did you know that biting fleas can cause serious disorders such as flea allergy dermatitis, secondary skin infections, tapeworms, and even anemia in dogs. Once...

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4 Signs of Kidney Problems in Dogs (And What to Do)

4 Signs of Kidney Problems in Dogs (And What to Do)

Dog kidneys have the same important role as human kidneys. They maintain the balance of certain substances in the blood and remove the toxins...
9 Pet Industry Trends to Watch in 2019

9 Pet Industry Trends to Watch in 2019

Caring for a dog can get expensive, especially for those who love to spoil their pets. 2017 saw the highest amount reached yet in...
25 Most Pet-Friendly Colleges

25 Most Pet-Friendly Colleges of 2019 (USA)

When picking a place of higher education, talks about how pet-friendly your college is going to be are typically lower down the list of...

Normal Heart Rate for Dogs: Important Things to Know

When your dog is running, jumping, and playing at full speed, it's clear by their panting alone that their heart working hard to keep...
5 Bladder Problems in Dogs - How to Recognize Them and What to Do

5 Bladder Problems in Dogs: How to Recognize Them and What...

Is your dog having accidents in the house even though he is properly housebroken? Does he have to urinate more often than usual? These...
The 25 Best Dogs for Small Apartments

25 Best Dog Breeds for Small Apartments

If you’re considering to welcome a new furry addition to your family, there are many things to consider including the dog's temperament, energy levels...
4 Heart Problems in Dogs - Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

4 Heart Problems in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Dogs can suffer from a variety of heart problems, just like humans. In fact, it is estimated that 10% of all dogs in the...
Heated Dog Blankets and Beds - Are They Useful and Safe for Our Pets

Heated Dog Blankets and Beds: Are They Useful and Safe for...

Despite all the fluff and fur, pets may need help keeping warm, particularly during the colder seasons. While heated dog blankets can come with hazards,...
Breathing Problems in Dogs - What It Means and How to Fix It

Breathing Problems in Dogs: How to Spot Them and What to...

Numerous dog breathing problems can present a life-threatening situation and a quick reaction on the owner's part is often necessary. Respiratory problems can be...
Lifelong Dog Care Costs Explained

Lifelong Dog Care Costs Explained

Aspiring dog owners often underestimate the cost of dog ownership over a lifetime, sometimes either focusing only on monthly or yearly costs, or overlooking...