From guarding livestock to herding other farm animals, dogs have played an integral role helping farmers maintain order and protecting livestock from predators. But not all dog breeds were meant for the rigors of the rural life. Here are the six best farm dog breeds that enjoy life in the country.
Most dog owners can tell you that the head tilt means a dog is intrigued and experiencing something out of the ordinary. But why do they do it? Well, there are a few reasons your dog might be doing that adorable tip of the noggin.
Accessorizing your dog with a fun and eye-catching collar is a great way to show off your dog’s fashion credentials. Here are five super stylish dog collars that will show off your pup’s personality in the most vibrant fashion!
It can be tough to spend your time caring for a pup, fall in love, and then have to say goodbye when they eventually go to a forever home, but there are so many good things that happen when you foster a dog, too.
Check out some awesome home remedies for common problems your dog might have. Yeast infections, burs in fur, hotspots, dirty ears, and fleas can all be treated naturally in the comfort of your own home. Of course, consult your vet, first!
Up to 80 percent of dogs will suffer from gum disease at some point in their lives, and poor dental health can seriously affect seniors’ overall well-being. Here are six tips that will help you keep your senior dog’s teeth clean and maintain their oral health.
Potty training takes time and patience, and it’s inevitable that your puppy will have a few accidents in the house. That’s okay! It’s all part of the learning process. But that doesn’t mean your home needs to be covered in stains and unpleasant smells.
Dog beds can be simple or fancy, expensive or homemade, and everything in between. How do you pick the right dog bed for your pup when there are so many on the market? Does your pooch even need a dog bed? Here’s a guide to answer your questions!
When looking for the best dog food for your dog, there are many factors to consider. Dog diets are formulated for size, age, breed, energy level, medical needs, and more. Here are some of the most popular dog diets that might be best for your pooch.
To keep your senior healthy, you might need to switch your old dog’s treats to ones that may be lower in fat, are softer and easier to chew, are beneficial to your pet’s oral health, and contain ingredients that support your pet’s aging joints. Here are five of pet parents’ favorite treats that senior dogs love!
We know the difference between an hour, day, week, month, year, and so on because of the way we experience, record, and remember time. Are dogs capable of telling time the same way? Do they have emotional responses based on how much time has passed?
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.
Does your dog hate taking pills? Well don’t worry because our friend Chef Henry the Pom has a pill pocket recipe that will help your pup take their medicine. Your dog gets to wolf down a yummy snack and likely won’t even realize the pill is inside!
Kids of all ages can enjoy these stories of adventure, love, and laughs. Often times, these terrific animated dog movies stay with us far longer than most live action movies. Here are the seven best animated dog movies we think you and your family, including your pup, will enjoy!
There may be animal shelters near you with dogs for adoption, but how do you know which shelters are honest, helpful, and willing to go through the effort to make sure their dogs end up in safe and loving homes? Here’s what you should know.
A Starbucks Puppuccino is a tiny espresso size cup with whip cream made specifically for our four-legged, furry companions. Milk products, including whip cream, in small quantities, are perfectly safe for most dogs, but there are exceptions. Here’s what you should know.
Our reader noticed her dog takes his food out of his bowl and eats it on the living room rug. What’s the deal? Why is her pup having meals on-the-go and getting crumbs all over the house? Dear Labby has some advice.
Making the decision to shop for organic food in a sustainable fashion can help the environment and also supports local farmers and food chain workers. Organic dog treats can also offer greater nutritional benefits to your beloved pooch.
There are many breeds that we call bully dogs, and they can have vastly different looks, temperaments, and breed histories. So why do we group them all under the label of “bully dogs?” Well, they all have one thing in common.
If you’ve adopted a bully, you might be looking for a great name to suit your new family member. Well, you came to the right place! Here are some of the best English Bulldog names from the good people of Instagram!
Webbing between the paws isn’t all that uncommon in dogs, and they’ve intentionally been bred into some pups. Here are some dog breeds that have webbed feet and the reasons they have them.