9 Funny Ways Dogs Beat The Summer Heat
Summer officially started this week, and the dog days are here again. It’s heating up outside, and a pup’s gotta stay cool. These dogs have the right idea!
Leaving Your Dog In A Hot Car Could Get You Thrown In Jail Soon
A Michigan State Senator proposed a law that would result in jail time for owners who leave dogs in hot cars. The penalty if the dog dies could be up to five years in jail.
Is My Dog Bored?
How do I know if my dog is bored?
Exercise For Puppies?
I know jogging isn't a good idea — what exercises are appropriate for my pup until she's full grown?
Dogs 101: Brushing Your Dog
Brushing is an important part of caring for your dog's or puppy's coat.
Dogs 101: Dog Shampoo
Getting the right shampoo for your dog or puppy
Eco-friendly Pet Stain Removers For Accidents
We all have to clean up accidents, but there are non-toxic, eco-friendly cleaners that are easier on the environment and safe for your home and your pups.
What Does Your Dog’s Zodiac Sign Say About Them?
Have you ever wondered why your dog has the personality he does? How your dog was raised and what breed she is absolutely play a role in her personality, but there are still some traits that defy logic. Here, we turn to the stars to get a glimpse into our dogs' personalities.
E-Cigarettes Are Toxic To Pets
Although the benefits of e-cigarettes for humans are still in question, according to the Pet Poison Helpline, nicotine poisoning of pet dogs and cats is on the rise.
Good Apartment Dogs Who Are Dog Friendly
If you are planning to keep more than one dog in your apartment it is important to have dogs who are not only good apartment dogs but who also get along well with other dogs.
Is It OK To Give My Dog A Bone? Which Bones Are Safe For Dogs?
With all the contradictory information out there about feeding bones to dogs, it's important to be able to sort out what the facts are, including both the health benefits and risks.
Dogs 101: Treating Internal Parasites
Checking your pup for internal parasites is a dirty job, but an important one.
What Are My Dog’s Exercise Needs?
Keeping your dog or puppy physically fit
Gobi Proves Tiny Dogs Can Run Like Big Breeds
The subject of the new book, “Finding Gobi: A Little Dog with a Very Big Heart”, this tiny stray kept pace with ultra marathon runner Dion Leonard as he ran through China’s Gobi Desert last June.
When Is Dog Hospice Care A Good Idea?
Hospice care is the extra help a dog needs to handle incontinence, limited mobility, or other disabilities that impede her quality of life. It allows a dog to enjoy the life that's left for her by eliminating as much suffering as possible.
Dogs 101: Food And Nutrition
Learn the basics of food and nutrition for your dog or puppy.
What To Do If You Encounter A Wild Animal While Walking Your Dog
Going for a walk with your dog is a great way to experience nature, but it's important to know how to avoid wild animal attacks and what to do if an attack is unavoidable.
Dogs And Fireworks: An Uneasy Combo
For animals, fireworks are scary, stressful, and make our four-legged friends flee — in fact, more dogs are lost on the 4th of July than any other day of the year.
July 4th Safety Tips For Your Pet
The top five 4th of July holiday tips, including firework safety, proper diet, costumes, and more advice to make Independence Day safe for humans and pets.
Dog Honking And Reverse Sneezing: What You Need To Know
Reverse sneezing often sounds worse than it actually is, but it can be indicative of a more serious problem. Here's what you should know about that honking noise your dog is making.
What you can find here on DogTime.com
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