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Anaphylaxis In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, And Treatments

Anaphylaxis in dogs is a severe allergic reaction that can result in anaphylactic shock, respiratory or cardiac failure, or even death. The reaction can be localized to a certain part of the body or be more general and involve the shut down of major organs.

by Mike Clark
July 19th

5 Benefits Of Playing With Your Dog

Beyond seeing our beloved pups just having fun outside and enjoying themselves, there’s a lot of benefits to playing with them. Here are five benefits you and your dog receive when you play with them.

by Jean Andrei
July 16th

Veterinarian’s Tips For Preventing Heat Stroke In Dogs

Heat stroke occurs when your pet’s internal temperature becomes dangerously high, generally about 106 degrees F. Veterinarian Dr. Phil Zeltzman has some tips about the signs of heat stroke, the treatment, and how to prevent it from happening in your dog.

by Dr. Phil Zeltzman
July 10th

Dogs 101: Brushing Your Dog

Regular brushing removes excess hair from your dog’s coat and cuts down significantly on the amount of hair you have to deal with on your furniture, car, and your favorite black pants. It also helps distribute the natural oils in your dog’s fur and skin, keeping their coat healthy and looking its best.

by Dogtime
July 8th

4th Of July Safety Tips For Dog Owners

More dogs go missing on the 4th of July than any other day of the year. With all the noisy fireworks, loud parties, and distractions, it’s no wonder so many pooches bolt and get lost on Independence Day. Following a few safety tips will help keep your dog safe.

by Julia
July 4th

9 Funny Ways Dogs Beat The Summer Heat [VIDEOS]

Summer has officially started, and the dog days will be here again before you know it. July is National Beat The Heat Month–a reminder to us all to keep our pups cool on these hot summer days. Here are a few ways pups won’t let anything stop them from staying cool while being cool.

by Mike Clark
June 25th

5 Of The Rarest Dog Breeds In The World

Some dog breeds are more popular than others, but some are so rare that they’ve barely left the homeland where they first appeared. Here’s a list of five of the rarest dog breeds in the world and some of the reasons they haven’t gained as much popularity as other breeds.

by Mike Clark
June 19th

Dog Allergies: Common Types And What To Do About Them

Allergies 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. Here’s what you should know about dog allergies and what you can do about them.

by Dogtime
June 18th

Canine Car Sickness: What To Do About It

What if your dog suddenly doesn’t feel right during or after a car ride? Dog motion sickness is real, and it can happen even during the shortest car rides. Preventing canine car sickness, and even treating it, can help make that trip to the dog park or anywhere else a lot more pleasant.

by DogTime
May 24th

7 Best Calm, Low-Energy, Couch Potato Dog Breeds

For some people, a more relaxed, even lazy dog breed might be more their speed. The dogs on this list are happy with moderate exercise for some of the day, but they’re mostly content to be couch potatoes and sit around with their humans in the house.

by Mike Clark
May 20th

Dog Euthanasia: What Is It? When Is It Used?

Euthanasia is an overdose of barbiturates that will stop a dog’s heart. It is painless when done properly. Many dog owners choose this option when their pet’s suffering becomes too great. Here is what you should know about dog euthanasia.

by DogTime
May 17th

5 Of The Most Popular Dog Breeds In The World

There are plenty of obscure dog breeds out there, but some breeds just rise to the top more than others. The five dog breeds on the list below are so popular that almost everyone in the world has heard of them, seen them, or lives with them.

by Mike Clark
May 14th
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