How To Tell If Your Dog Is Going Blind

Being a responsible dog owner, you’ll want to stay alert for any signs of your favorite canine going blind or starting to lose their vision. Of course, you should always ask your veterinarian. Here’s a checklist to help you pick up on any signs that your dog might be going blind.

by Phillip Mlynar
3 Hours Ago

Dr. Mahaney’s Thanksgiving Safety Tips For Pets

Pet hazards lurk in festive foods, decorations, and schedule and environment changes. Take the following precautions this Thanksgiving, as you could suffer emotional and financial stress caused by a pet’s holiday health crisis if you’re not careful.

by DogTime
4 Hours Ago

9 Things You Need If You Travel With Your Dog Over The Holidays

We don’t want to leave our pups at home. It’s hard to find a sitter this time of year, and our dogs are family, too. Having to travel with your dog can be difficult, and the holidays present some additional challenges. Here are nine essentials that you’ll want to have if you travel with your dog over the holidays.

by Mike Clark
4 Hours Ago

Can Dogs Eat Turkey? Is Turkey Safe For Dogs?

Can dogs eat turkey? The short answer is yes. Dogs can eat turkey, but this comes with a few caveats. Plain, white meat turkey with no bones will usually make for a safe treat for pups, but there are plenty of exceptions. And as always, you must ask your vet before sharing human foods with your dog.

by Beth Meadows
November 14th

10 Reasons To Invite Dogs Over for Thanksgiving [VIDEO]

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Make sure you set your table, cook the turkey, and leave a dog-safe plate out for your best friend–your pooch! Watch this video for the top ten reasons why you need to make sure your pup has a place with your family this Thanksgiving.

by Meleva Steiert
November 14th

Latest News and Reviews

Chihuahua Puppies: Cute Pictures And Facts

Although Chihuahua puppies are tiny, their personalities are anything but! These quirky, loyal, always-by-your-side pups are straight-up hams who will capture your heart immediately. Before you adopt and bring home the Chihuahua pup of your dreams, here are a few things you should know.

by Maggie Clancy
November 14th

Endocarditis In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Endocarditis in dogs is an infection or inflammation of the lining of the inner surface of the heart, known as the endothelium. Sometimes it is referred to as endocardiosis. It’s uncommon, which means vets sometimes overlook or misdiagnose it, and this is dangerous because the it’s often fatal if it goes untreated.

by Mike Clark
November 14th

Can Dogs Drink Milk? Is Milk Safe For Dogs?

Can dogs drink milk? The quick answer is that it depends. Most of the time, a little bit of milk isn’t going to be harmful or toxic. But there are exceptions, and dogs can face several health issues if they drink milk in high quantities or over a long period of time.

by Jean Andrei
November 13th

Excess Protein In Dogs’ Urine: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Excess protein in dogs’ urine can be an abnormality that’s easily remedied by dietary changes, or it can be a condition called proteinuria, which is a sign of conditions that can be quite serious. This often happens gradually in older dogs, but it can also result from kidney disease or other medical issues.

by Mike Clark
November 13th
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