National No One Eats Alone Day: 10 Dogs Eating With Furry Friends
No One Eats Alone Day is a day to encourage kids in school to make friends during lunch. Luckily, our dogs are here to inspire us to reach out, share a meal, and add members to our packs.
Top 7 Tips To Keep Your Yard Pet-Friendly
Your yard and gardens are wonderful for relaxing, playing and entertaining. However, they can also be dangerous for your pets. Follow these top safety tips to keep your furry friends happy and healthy when they go outside.
DogSpeak: Understanding Canine Aggression
Aggression can be challenging for dog lovers to understand, and there are many reasons a dog might engage in aggressive behaviors. Here are a few things these behaviors might mean.
Degenerative Myelopathy In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments
Degenerative myelopathy in dogs is a hereditary disease that causes fibers in the brain, spinal chord, and nerves to break down over time. Here's what you should know.
Is Jogging Or Running Safe For Dogs?
When it comes to determining if jogging is safe for your dog, there are several factors to consider, including breed, age, health, and even the weather.
Can Dogs Eat Peanuts? Are Peanuts Safe For Dogs?
The short answer is yes, dogs can eat peanuts, but there are some big exceptions and things you should know before you feed them to your dog.
January Is National Train Your Dog Month
This January is National Train Your Dog Month, so make a New Year's Resolution to learn something new with your four-legged friend. Your pup will appreciate it all year long!
DogTime Review: PAWZ Rubber Dog Boots Keep Paws Safe
All of the harsh chemicals and salts that they put on our city streets are very unhealthy for pooches and their paws. That's why I was happy to review PAWZ rubber boots for dogs.
DogTime Review: Pipolino Feeder Turns Meal Time Into Play Time
Intended for the dog that has the bad habit of eating too fast, this product instead distributes food as your dog plays with it. Here's what our reviewer dog, Chance, thought of the Pipolino feeder.
Historical Hounds: Balto And The Great Race Of Mercy
In 1925, the city of Nome, Alaska was facing an epidemic of diphtheria. The only way to bring in medicine was a relay-style "race" against time; hence, Balto's epic journey into history began.
WARNING: Some Human Cold And Flu Medicines Are Deadly For Pets
Your nose is running and you don’t feel so great, but that pill to ease your symptoms you just dropped on the floor could be fatal to your pet. Keep your cold and flu medicines out of reach and for humans only.
DogTime Review: Is Bristly A Toothbrush, A Chew Toy, Or Both?
Our reviewer dog, Chance, was excited to review Bristly, which helps clean dogs' teeth while they chew. Is it a toothbrush? Is it a chew toy? Well, it's a bit of both.
8 Common Mistakes Owners Make When Training Their Dogs
You've got a new pup and you're ready to start training, but hold on! Make sure you avoid these common mistakes people make when training their dogs.
DogTime Review: Omega Paw 3 Ingredient Bone Chews For Dogs
My 22-pound pup, Sara, can go through dog chews pretty quickly. So I was happy Omega Paw sent me their 3 Ingredient Bone dog chews for my pup to try. Here's what she thought of them!
World’s Most Amazing Dog Competition: Share Your Dog For A Good Cause!
The World's Most Amazing Dog competition is described as an "American Idol meets Westminster Dog Show" style contest. For every entry, Facebook donates $1 to participating animal charities, up to $1 Million total!
10 Things Dog Owners Know About Potty Training
Potty training a dog can be daunting if you've never done it before, but dog owners can tell you a few things they've learned from experience that should help.
7 Most Popular Dog Training Methods
There are so many popular dog training methods out there that it can be frustrating to find out which is best for you. If you're confused, you're not alone.
10 Top Rated Classic Dog Training Books
Dogs don't come with instruction manuals, but these dog training books from renown trainers and authors have helped lots of people learn how to train their pups.
Dog Training: The Trouble With Punishment
Training is meant to be a positive bonding experience between humans and their pooches. Sadly, many uneducated trainers resort to punishment, which defeats the purpose of training.
Change A Pet’s Life Day: 10 Dogs Whose Lives Changed [VIDEOS]
January 24th is Change A Pet's Life Day! We're celebrating with these 10 inspirational dogs whose lives were completely turned around for the better!
What you can find here on DogTime.com
At DogTime, our mission is to keep dogs out of shelters and get them adopted by good homes by equipping experienced and novice ownersalike with the important information needed to make them, and their dogs, very happy.
DogTime covers all things dog. Our extensive pure- and mixed-breed profiles include the history and evaluation of various dog characteristics — such as behaviors, shedding, adaptability — and what they mean for a potential owner.
For those looking to take the plunge and adopt a four-legged friend, take the matchup quiz and questionnaire to find the pooch who best fits one's lifestyle and interests. One can even check nearby local shelters using the Adoptable Animal Finder. And don't forget the extensive lists of dog names by breed, theme, gender, popular culture, and other categories.
We also feature expert advice on a variety of topics, including training, raising puppies, housetraining, dog health, product reviews, and pet body language, with answers provided by notable and respected veterinarians, trainers, behaviorists, and specialists.
Make sure and check the homepage for breaking news articles and features covering the latest happenings in the dog world, product and food recalls, important legislation, and other information that impacts dog owners.
DogTime believes in giving back to the animal community, and in 2013 donated over $30,000 to rescues and shelters through various grants and contests, including the Petties Awards, where the best in animal blogging is selected by the peer community.
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Founded in 2007, DogTime is located in San Francisco.