9 Myths About Dogs That Need To Be Busted
Myths can cause miscommunication between dog owners and their pups, harm canines' health, and leave dogs in potentially dangerous situations.
Dogs In The White House: What Makes A Dog Presidential?
Forget elephants and donkeys--the White House has often been the domain of canines. With Presidents Day on the way, here are some facts about the pooches who made the White House their home with their Presidential parents and what it takes to be First Dog.
10 Ways To Show Your Dog You Love Them On Valentine’s Day
Including our pets in holiday celebrations shows we value them as part of our family. So read on for some fun and thoughtful ways to celebrate your love for your canine companion this Valentine's Day.
Spaying Your Female Dog: What You Need To Know
A spay surgery prevents female dogs from getting pregnant by removing both the ovaries and the uterus. Afterward, female dogs enjoy many health benefits and won't have to deal with being in heat. Here's what you should know.
Neutering Your Male Dog: What You Need To Know
"The big snip," as some people call it, provides many benefits beyond making sure dogs don't become puppy daddies. Neutering can cut the risk of certain diseases, unwanted behaviors, and conflicts with other dogs. Here's what you should know.
Dog Gates And Other Ways To Keep Dogs Out
Dog gates block off unsafe areas, like dangerous stairways, kitchens with stoves in paw-reach, baby rooms, or rooms with lots of electronics. Here's what you should know about dog gates and other doggy barriers.
10 Amazing Facts About A Dog’s Tail
When it comes to your pup's tail, certain types of wags indicate specific emotions. But a dog's tail has many other uses, too! Here are some fun facts about dogs' tails!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
5 Biggest Challenges Of Being A Dog Walker
There aren’t many jobs where your clients are so excited when you show up that they race to the door, jump on you, and lick your face. But being a professional dog walker has its challenges, too!
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.
Puppy Shower: A Party To Welcome Your New Family Member
A puppy shower is a fun way to welcome the newest member of the family, introduce them to humans and other furry pals, and get practice with socialization. Here's your guide to throwing a puppy party!
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 Year’s Resolutions For Your Pet: Stick To A Healthy Diet
This year, make realistic New Year’s resolutions for yourself and commit to a healthy lifestyle modification plan for your pet. Start feeding your pet in a manner that promotes weight loss or maintenance of a health body weight.
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.
Dogs And Allergies: What You Need To Know
Allergies are all too common among canines. They can't be cured, but they can be treated, both with medication and by protecting your dog as much as possible from whatever's making them sick.