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Top Health Supplements to Consider for Your Pooch

Humans take vitamins and supplements each and every day to make up for nutritional deficiencies and help their bodies function optimally, but have you considered also giving supplements to your pets? Of course, dogs should never take any supplements designed for humans, but there are a wide variety of pet supplements available that can make […]

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Should You Really Be Letting Your Dog Gnaw on Sticks?

It’s practically a fact of nature: dogs love sticks. Pet owners are hardly surprised when they let their dogs out to pee and the dog returns with a branch—often one much larger than the dog can reasonably carry! For most owners, sticks aren’t a huge cause for concern. They’re natural and similar to a bone, […]

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Tired of Wiping Up Pee from Your Excited Puppy? Learn to Stop Inappropriate Urination

It’s an all-too-common occurrence for owners of a brand-new puppy: anytime someone enters the home or the dog gets excited, a little puddle of pee appears on the floor. Cleaning up after your overly excited puppy can get frustrating, especially when your puppy has been housebroken. But why, exactly, do puppies tend to pee when […]

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Antlers, Plastic Chews, Rope Toys and More: What’s Safe and What’s Not?

Pet parents are never surprised to find their dog chewing on things—even things they’re not supposed to be chewing. That’s why we purchase a plethora of toys and chews to keep our pups occupied. Unfortunately, not all dog toys are created equal, and some actually pose threats to our dogs’ health. Before you rush to […]

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Intervention Time: My Dog is a Bully and I Want Him to Stop

Some dogs don’t interact well with other dogs. They might get anxious, shy or intimidated in the presence of strange dogs and not want to socialize. Or, the opposite might occur, and they might be a little too much when interacting with others. Dog bullying is a problem many dog owners don’t realize they have […]

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How to Take Care of a Dog Who Underwent Surgery

When it comes to post-surgical care for your dog, it is true that there is no such thing as a standard procedure, since surgeries vary for different pets. This is why most veterinarian clinics are willing to keep them post-op, not only to let them recover from their surgeries, but to also keep dogs warm […]

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Missing Mom and Dad: When an Overly-Loving Puppy Becomes a Destructive One

Getting a new puppy is an exciting time, and it can be difficult to spend time away from your precious four-legged friend. However, life doesn’t stop when you adopt a new pet, and you’ll inevitably need to leave your pup to go to work, social events and other happenings. It’s times like these when new […]

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Making Multi-Animal Households Work with an Overactive Prey Drive

Pet owners who love animals often don’t stop at one or two pets. With careful attention and patience, a devoted pet parent can safely introduce new pets into the home with minimal issues and create a big, happy family with multiple dogs and cats. However, all of this can be thrown off if one or […]

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It’s Bedtime! Here’s Why You Should Keep Your Dog on a Strict Nighttime Schedule

As humans, we know that following a regular nighttime routine helps us fall asleep faster, sleep better and feel healthier. When it comes to our pets, bedtimes are just as important. Establishing a nightly schedule will help keep your dog happy and healthy (with some added benefits for you, too!). Sleep schedules—and other daily routines, […]

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Beware Salt in Your Dog’s Paw Pads After Winter Walks

When the weather is chilly and a fresh layer of snow decorates the world outside, it can be tough to resist taking your dog for a brisk walk. While exercise throughout winter is critical for your dog’s health and happiness, there are a few more outdoor dangers pet owners need to be aware of. One […]

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