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  • Top 3 Most Important Dog Dental Care Tips

    Top 3 Most Important Dog Dental Care Tips

    February is Pet Dental Health Month--an important month of awareness for our pets and their well-being. Spread the word and encourage friends and family with pets to practice proper at-home care and have their dogs' teeth checked out by a professional.

  • February Is National Pet Dental Health Month: Clean Those Teeth!

    February Is National Pet Dental Health Month: Clean Those Teeth!

    National Pet Dental Health Month, observed all through February, is so important because 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats have some kind of oral disease by the age of 3. Take this month to focus on your pet's dental health.

  • Top 7 Tips To Keep Your Yard Pet-Friendly

    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

    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.

  • January Is National Train Your Dog Month

    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!

  • WARNING: Some Human Cold And Flu Medicines Are Deadly For Pets

    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.

  • Dog Training: The Trouble With Punishment

    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.

  • Dog Training: Walking On-Leash

    Dog Training: Walking On-Leash

    Dogs aren't born knowing how to walk on leash. It takes training! Check out what master trainer Ian Dunbar has to say about teaching your dog good leash manners.

  • 6 New Years Resolutions Your Dog Wishes You’d Make

    6 New Years Resolutions Your Dog Wishes You’d Make

    What if your dog could speak and make New Year's resolutions? Your dog's resolutions will have you both feeling great, and the best part is, none involve spandex, spin classes, or low-fat butter.

  • New Years Resolutions For Your Pet: Commit To Daily Exercise

    New Years Resolutions For Your Pet: Commit To Daily Exercise

    Here's one of my recommendations for a New Year's resolution that will optimize the quality of life of your canine or feline companion. Set attainable and sustainable activity goals for yourself and your pet. Commit to doing physical activity on a daily basis.

  • New Years Resolutions For Your Pet: Regular Vet Visits

    New Years Resolutions For Your Pet: Regular Vet Visits

    Have you made any New Year's resolutions for you and your pet? Commit to improving your pet's health by scheduling regular veterinary exams. They'll help you keep your pets in good shape, make any necessary changes, and catch any medical conditions early.

  • Dog Flu (Canine Influenza): Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Dog Flu (Canine Influenza): Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Dog flu is an illness caused by viral infection that mostly affects the respiratory system. Most dogs have no immunity to it, and it is extremely contagious. Here's what you should know.

  • Prostate Cancer In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Prostate Cancer In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Prostate cancer in dogs is a rare but deadly form of cancer that can easily metastasize and spread to other organs and areas of the body, including the lungs, bones, and lymph nodes. Learn the symptoms and what to do.

  • Puppy Shower Invitations: The First Step To A Bark-worthy Party

    Puppy Shower Invitations: The First Step To A Bark-worthy Party

    A puppy shower is a fun event where you can introduce your new dog to the humans they'll come to know and love. It's also a great chance for your puppy to get some valuable socialization. Of course, any good party starts with invitations.

  • How To Take The Best Pictures Of Your Dog

    How To Take The Best Pictures Of Your Dog

    Do you want to take professional-looking photos of your dog? It's easier than you'd think! Here are eight tips for capturing the best pictures of your dog.

  • Dog Is Suddenly Aggressive Toward Other Dogs

    Dog Is Suddenly Aggressive Toward Other Dogs

    Why is your dog suddenly aggressive toward other dogs? Without meeting your dog, it's impossible to know for sure. That said, here are some of the most common reasons dogs begin to show aggression toward other dogs.

  • 10 Ridiculous Ways To Dress Up Your Dog For The Holidays

    10 Ridiculous Ways To Dress Up Your Dog For The Holidays

    Thinking about getting in a festive mood for the holidays by dressing up your dog? Here are 10 suggestions divided by how hardcore you are about costuming your pooch.

  • 25 Dogs Staying Up All Night To See Santa [PICTURES]

    25 Dogs Staying Up All Night To See Santa [PICTURES]

    These pups know Santa has the best treats! They're going to stay up all night to catch the big guy in the red suit. Merry Christmas!

  • Puppy Shower Games To Celebrate Your New Furry Family Member

    Puppy Shower Games To Celebrate Your New Furry Family Member

    Unlike a baby shower, a puppy shower doesn't have to be all about gifts, but it is a great way to introduce the pup to their new extended family and friends. Instead of gifts, we recommend puppy shower games!

  • Alternative Medicine: What Is Homeopathy For Dogs?

    Alternative Medicine: What Is Homeopathy For Dogs?

    Animal homeopathy, a branch of alternative medicine, is growing in size and popularity along with society's interest in alternative medicine for humans. Here is what you should know about it.