Maggie Clancy

    Maltese Puppies: Cute Pictures And Facts

    Clever, soft, and cuddly, it is no wonder why Maltese puppies are becoming more and more popular as pets. Thinking about adding a Maltese puppy to your family? Here are a few things to know about puppies of this breed.

    by Maggie Clancy
    November 24th

    World Kindness Day: 6 Acts Of Kindness You Can Do For Dogs

    World Kindness Day, which falls on November 13th, acts as a reminder of how important it is to be more like our dogs – -warmhearted and gentle to others. Dogs are always there for us when we need them, so consider using World Kindness Day as an excuse to show your pup a little extra love.

    by Maggie Clancy
    November 12th

    Does Your Dog Suffer From Seasonal Affective Disorder?

    Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD, is known to affect humans. You may have noticed that Fido has also been looking despondent around this time, too. Can the lack of sunlight affect our dogs just as severely? Actually, there are several ways it could.

    by Maggie Clancy
    November 5th

    Why You Should Open Up Your Heart To A Senior Dog This November

    We’re thrilled that November is Adopt A Senior Pet Month, and if you are considering adopting a four-legged friend, you should be, too! Here’s my senior dog adoption story, along with a few a few myths about senior dogs that need to be busted. Spread the word and give a sweet senior a chance in November!

    by Maggie Clancy
    November 4th

    Animal Shelter Appreciation Week: 7 Ways Shelters Help Pets

    The first full week of November is Animal Shelter Appreciation week. This week is designated to recognize all of the organizations who help stray and abandoned animals. Here are some of the ways your local animal shelter helps dogs, cats, rabbits, and a variety of other animals.

    by Maggie Clancy
    November 2nd

    What To Do If Your Dog Eats Halloween Candy

    Forget about witches and zombies; a seemingly innocuous bag of candy can be one of the scariest things that enters a dog parent’s home. Calls to the Pet Poison Hotline increase twelve percent during the week of Halloween. Here’s what you should do if your dog eats candy.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 30th

    Dry Eye In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Dry eye in dogs is a condition in which the cornea and the surrounding parts of the eye become inflamed, often due to a lack of tear film. The medical name for the condition is Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca, or KCS. Here’s what you should know.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 29th

    French Bulldog Puppies: Cute Pictures And Facts

    Oh, those grumpy, smooshed faces! Aren’t French Bulldog puppies the cutest? Frenchies are making a big comeback popularity-wise, climbing up into the top five most popular dog breeds in the United States in recent years. Here’s what you should know about them.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 28th

    How To Tell If Your Dog Is Turning Into A Werewolf

    As we get closer to Halloween, it may be easy to jump to the scary conclusion that your dog has turned into a werewolf. Even more alarming is the fact that October 26th is Howl At The Moon Day, a day that werewolves are sure to observe. Here’s what to look for.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 23rd

    Cherry Eye In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Cherry eye in dogs happens when the nictitans gland, which normally sits behind your dog’s third eyelid, prolapses, meaning it moves out of place. A dog’s third eyelid protects their eyes, but sometimes the gland behind the eyelid can become irritated and pop out. Here’s what you should know.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 23rd

    Beagle Puppies: Cute Pictures And Facts

    Beagles are one of the top ten most popular dog breeds in America and are adored for their curious, warm personalities. Beagle puppies especially turn heads with their cute looks, too! Here are some adorable pictures and a few facts you should know before you adopt a Beagle puppy.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 21st

    Can Dogs Cry? What Do Dogs’ Tears Mean?

    At some point, you may have seen your dog with watery eyes or even seen your dog shed a tear. However, while we humans can cry for emotional reasons, dogs do not. So what does it mean when you see your dog “crying” actual tears? Here are several possibilities.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 20th

    Can Dogs Eat Pumpkin? Is Pumpkin Safe For Dogs?

    The short answer is yes, your dog can have pumpkin. Not only is pumpkin a nice change of pace for your pup’s palette, it is also a healthy people food to add to your dog’s diet. However, you must be cautious and serve pumpkin to your dog safely and in moderation.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 13th

    Skin Allergies In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Skin allergies in dogs occur when the immune system over-reacts or is hypersensitive to a particular substance, also known as an allergen. Veterinarians also refer to skin allergies as allergic dermatitis or atopic dermatitis. Here’s what you should know.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 8th

    Swollen Eyes In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

    Swollen eyes in dogs, also known as blepharitis, refers to a medical condition in which your pup’s eye or eyes might look puffy, irritated, or infected. Seeing your dog with swollen eyes all of a sudden can be alarming, and it’s important to consult your vet as soon as you notice symptoms.

    by Maggie Clancy
    October 6th

    German Shepherd Puppies: Cute Pictures And Facts

    The German Shepherd Dog is the second most popular breed in the United States, and it’s easy to see why. German Shepherd puppies are ready to play, snuggle, and make you laugh uncontrollably at their unintentionally goofy demeanor. Here are five things you should know about them.

    by Maggie Clancy
    September 24th
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