The pet market continues to grow, and we see more products coming out for dog owners to buy and use. Top Dog Tips publishes several videos a week where we present the most interesting, best looking, unique and unusual dog products, dog technology, or anything else related to dogs. Videos only, every single week!

FunnyFuzzy Dog Car Bed

Review: FunnyFuzzy Dog Car Bed

If your dog rides in your vehicle often, you'll need some special gear to keep him safe and comfortable. Like this one from FunnyFuzzy, a...
High Protein Homemade Dog Food

Recipe: High Protein Homemade Dog Food

Providing the right nutrition for your dog is all about balanced nutrition. High protein homemade dog food isn't going to be right for every dog. Be sure to discuss any dietary changes with your veterinarian or a trained canine nutritionist before making the switch. Protein isn't just the building block of muscle. It also aids in nerve function and helps to build strong bones.
Why Do Dogs Shake Their Toys?

Why Do Dogs Shake Their Toys?

Dogs do a lot of strange things leaving owners to wonder about their odd behaviors. If you’ve been wondering why do dogs shake their toys aggressively, I’ve got the answer! Humans domesticated dogs between 20,000 and 40,000 years ago. Through selective breeding, humans have been able to change just about every aspect of a dog’s genetic makeup. We have created bigger, stronger dogs than ever before. We’ve also created smaller breeds than ever before. Dogs that are faster, jump higher and even dogs that don’t shed have been developed by selective breeding over hundreds of years.
What Is Happy Tail Syndrome in Dogs?

What Is Happy Tail Syndrome in Dogs and How To Treat It?

A dog’s tail is one of the key tools he uses to communicate. If it’s not working properly, it can be painful and make things challenging for your dog. What is happy tail syndrome in dogs and is it treatable? In this guide I’ll explain exactly what happy tail syndrome is, how it happens and the different treatment options available. Tail injuries in dogs can be difficult, and even frustrating, to deal with. It’s hard to keep the tail still, and trying to stop your dog from wagging is like trying to keep the rain from falling.
Why Do Cats Purr?

Why Do Cats Purr?

Nothing makes you happier as a cat owner than scratching your kitties chin and listening to her purr. Why do cats purr? Is it just because they’re happy? Research actually shows that there are many reasons why cats purr. After a recent conversation with my veterinarian I also learned that purring isn’t always a voluntary behavior. That means that your cat doesn’t always purr on purpose.
Chicken and Sage Dog Biscuits

Recipe: Chicken and Sage Dog Biscuits

Most dogs love chicken, but getting your pet to eat sage could be a challenge. These sage dog biscuits are a favorite with our pack, and they offer a lot of nutritional benefits. In small amounts, sage is safe for dogs to eat. It is known to have anti-inflammatory properties, so it is especially good for dogs with arthritis and other inflammation issues. Sage is a superfood ingredient, when used in small quantities. If you feed too much sage, it could cause gastrointestinal upset.
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.
Duke-N-Boots Pet Food Scoop

Review: Duke-N-Boots Pet Food Scoop

Buying dog food in bulk saves money, but you need to be sure that it's stored properly. Pet food storage isn't just about the container you use, you'll need a scoop, like this pet food scoop from Duke-N-Boots. Did you know that dry dog food products lose nutrients over time if they aren't stored properly? Many commercial pet foods are already lacking in the nutrient department, so you want to make sure that you don't lose any more due to improper storage. If you feed dry kibble, you'll need to find a storage container that is easy for you to access, but difficult for your pup to get into. You'll also need to ensure that the container can hold the amount of dog food that you purchase at one time.
Homemade Dog Food Recipe for UTI

Recipe: Dog Food Recipe for UTI

Urinary tract infections are fairly common in dogs, and they're usually not something to be too concerned about. This dog food recipe for UTI issues may help your pet, but it's important to run the recipe past your veterinarian first. If you believe that your dog has a urinary tract infection, you need to consult your veterinarian for a urinalysis in order to be sure. Your veterinarian will want a urine sample from your pet, and I've made a quick guide on how to obtain one easily.
Homemade Banana Dog Treats

Recipe: Homemade Banana Dog Treats

If you have some old bananas starting to turn brown on your sideboard, you may be thinking of making banana bread. While that's a great idea for your human family members, these homemade banana dog treats are another great way to use up the aging fruit. As long as you feed them in moderation, bananas are great addition to your pet's diet. Bananas are a low calorie ingredient that are also high in vitamins and minerals like biotin, potassium and copper.
Funny Fuzzy Donut Dog Bed Review

Review: Funny Fuzzy Donut Dog Bed

A dog's bed is one of his prized possessions. The Funny Fuzzy Donut Dog Bed is designed to be comfortable, supportive and durable. All dogs need a comfortable space to rest and relax. His bed should be a safe place that is all his own. A dog's bed should be located in a quiet spot in your home that doesn't get a lot of foot traffic. You'll also want to be sure that you buy a bed that is designed for your dog's size and needs.
Can Dogs Get Dementia?

Can Dogs Get Dementia?

Can dogs get dementia? Sadly, yes, they can. The worst part of owning a pet is knowing that they won’t live nearly long enough. As our pets age, they can develop many of the same age-related conditions as humans. Watching your dog age is challenging. You may notice the fur around your dog’s eyes and muzzle turning gray.


Sasha the dog running on the beach

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...
Sasha in the car

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.
how to get rid of a dog

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...
Dandie Dinmont Terrier Breed profile

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...