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Review: HandsOn Pet Grooming Gloves

Regular grooming is necessary to keep your dog's coat healthy. Pet grooming gloves, like these from HandsOn, make it easier to brush your pet and can be more comfortable for both of you.

How To Trim Your Dog’s Nails Without Hurting the Dog

Are you scared to cut your dog's nails? At least a little bit nervous? Don't worry. You're not alone. In fact, most dog owners don't know how to trim your dog's nails without hurting the dog. If your dog has white nails, it's easy to use a light source to see through the nail to determine exactly where the quick is. If your dog has black or brown nails (like mine), it's impossible to tell exactly where the quick stops.

How To Give A Dog A Bath

Every pet owner needs to know how to bathe their dog. Even if you send your dog to a professional pet groomer, you may still need to give him an emergency bath once in a while. Learning how to give a dog a bath is must-know information for any owner. How hard can it be, right? Well, you might be surprised to find out that there is more to bathing a dog than most people realize. It's not just about wetting your dog down, rubbing in a little shampoo and then rinsing him off.

Are Dog Grooming Schools Worth It?

I could answer this question quite easily, because as a professional dog groomer, this is not the first time I've been asked whether dog...

Why Using Human Shampoo On Dogs is Dangerous

Did you know that prolonged use of human shampoo for dogs will ruin their skin? If not, you better pay attention to the important things...

Review: Isle of Dogs Grooming Supplies for Dogs (2022)

These Isle of Dogs grooming supplies are formulated to relieve dry skin and itchiness. These products use gentle cleansers, and evening primrose oil provides a mild scent. Are the ingredients safe for your dog's skin? Find out all the details in this extensive product review.

Review: Nature’s Miracle Deodorizing Bath Wipes

Dog grooming wipes, like these from Nature's Miracle, offer a quick and a easy way to keep your dog clean and fresh between baths. What are these wipes made with? Are they safe for your dog? Find out in this review!

Giveaway: Dremel PawControl Dog Nail Grinder ($50+ Value)

Most dog owners and groomers feel more comfortable using a nail grinder than traditional nail clippers. Now, we're giving you a chance to win a FREE Dremel dog nail filing tool!

10 Best Dog Wipes for Grooming

I've never met a dog owner who enjoys bathing their pets. It's time-consuming and can be a hassle. Between trying to wash a squirmy dog...

Top 10 Best Dog Nail Clippers

The key to effective dog nail trimming is a good technique and use of the best dog nail clippers that are right for your...

How to Cut Your Dog’s Nails Correctly

When learning how to cut dog's nails, it can be a bit intimidating. Here's our step-by-step guide with videos and photos on how to do it correctly.

The Best Cordless Pet Clippers for Dogs in 2023 (Updated)

Looking for the best cordless pet clippers for dogs? When it comes to grooming, many dogs are scared of clippers for two reasons. Either it's 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...
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Have Pet, Will Travel: Guide to Spring or Summer Trips with...

In Partnership with Merck Animal Health In my opinion, there's no better time to travel with your pet than in either spring or summer. The weather's...
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...
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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...