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  • When adopting a Bull Terrier from a shelter, things can go either way. Some bullies come through the experience of changing homes just fine, while the rest need adjustment. Each dog is unique, but this article can provide the groundwork for general expectations.

    What Can I Expect From My Rescue Bull Terrier?

    What Can I Expect From My Rescue Bull Terrier?

    by Jana Louise Smit1

  • When you first see a Papillon dog, you may dismiss them as fluffy little lightweights. Behind the scenes, Papillons rule the earth. Move over, Illuminati -- Papillons pull the real strings around here.

    The Papillon:  A Guide to Being Owned by One

    The Papillon: A Guide to Being Owned by One

    by Marcy J. Miller9

  • Cleaning your dog's teeth is an essential part of your dog's overall health. By keeping them clean, you can prevent him/her from heart disease, gum disease, and kidney disorder.

    How to Clean Your Dog's Teeth

    How to Clean Your Dog's Teeth

    by Angela Michelle Schultz14

  • Homecooked dog food made with quality organic ingredients may cost more than commercial pet food, but it's so much better and safer for your pet. Here's how to make dog food in your own kitchen.

    Homemade Dog Food With a Special Ingredient

    Homemade Dog Food With a Special Ingredient

    by Jaye Denman119

  • Looking for a thorough, natural treatment for your dog's ear mite problem? Well, you are in the right place! Easy to follow directions and formulas for a natural approach to ear care in dogs.

    How to Treat Your Dog's Ear Mites Naturally

    How to Treat Your Dog's Ear Mites Naturally

    by India Arnold21

  • If you like strong Indian dogs and are looking for one as a pet, you may find this list useful for making the choice. Know more about top 11 strongest and most dangerous Indian dogs.

    11 Most Dangerous Indian Dogs

    11 Most Dangerous Indian Dogs

    by ARADHYA48

  • Do dogs, cats, horses, hamsters and other pets go to heaven? This Christian perspective examines the question and looks at the beliefs of both famous theologians and pastors and what the Bible has to say on the subject. Pets and heaven is a controversial subject in Christendom.

    Do Dogs Go to Heaven? A Christian Perspective

    Do Dogs Go to Heaven? A Christian Perspective

    by Kristin Kaldahl40

  • An AKC Breeder of Merit's guide to finding a reputable dog breeder for your new family member with tips on where to look, red flags to watch out for and typical breeder and puppy buyer obligations.

    8 Tips to Find a Reputable Dog Breeder

    8 Tips to Find a Reputable Dog Breeder

    by Solaras2

  • There are many causes for panting in dogs. Dogs don't just pant when they are hot or after exercising, so it's important to understand why they are panting, what it means, and several potential underlying causes.

    15 Causes of Panting in Dogs

    15 Causes of Panting in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli3

  • In a tight economy, how much should you pay a pet sitter? It depends on many factors including what kind of pet, age of the pet, what the pet sitter has to do and even how far the pet sitter has to drive to take care of your pets.

    How Much Should You Pay a Pet Sitter?

    How Much Should You Pay a Pet Sitter?

    by Audrey Kirchner25

  • A personal protection dog is trained to guard you at all times. Not all dogs are suited for this job, and not all dogs should even be asked to do this job. Find out if personal protection training is right for your dog, and how to go about it.

    How to Train a Dog for Personal Protection

    How to Train a Dog for Personal Protection

    by Dr Mark24

  • If your dog ate a sock, consider that a dog eating socks is quite a problematic behavior, considering that sock eating in dogs may land the dog on the surgery table. Here's a brief guide on what to do

    Why Does My Dog Eat Socks and What Can I Do About It?

    Why Does My Dog Eat Socks and What Can I Do About It?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli15

  • Two years without my Griffin, I'm still trying to analyze what it is about this dog that is squeezing my heart. I am torn between so many good memories and so much sadness from missing him.

    Why Can't I Get Over My Dog's Death?

    Why Can't I Get Over My Dog's Death?

    by Audrey Kirchner56

  • Most people have never heard of a McNab stock dog (also known as a McNab border collie). Here's your chance to meet a very special member of this very special breed. Meet Earl the McNab.

    A Personal Introduction to a McNab Dog

    A Personal Introduction to a McNab Dog

    by Marcy J. Miller175

  • This article gives you 10 easy recipes for homemade dog biscuits and cookies using all natural and safe ingredients that are common in the kitchen. They're safe, healthy, and delicious!

    Top 10 Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

    Top 10 Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

    by Kim Lam208

  • When a pet dies, we might be overtaken by a deep sorrow that hits us harder than we expected. We might feel guilty or embarrassed for crying buckets of tears over Fido's death when we couldn't muster up a sniffle at Aunt Peggy's funeral. To heal our pain, we need to take deliberate steps to honor our animal friend.

    How to Grieve the Loss of a Pet and Say Goodbye to Your Friend

    How to Grieve the Loss of a Pet and Say Goodbye to Your Friend

    by McKenna Meyers10

  • Learn effective vet-approved natural remedies to treat your dog's stomach problems at home. Find an easy-to-make bland diet recipe for your pup that you can make with food from your kitchen's pantry!

    Vet-Approved Home Remedies for Upset Stomachs in Dogs

    Vet-Approved Home Remedies for Upset Stomachs in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli349

  • Salmon crack dog treats are called so because they are "crack" to dogs. Well known in dog training circles for helping dogs focus during training, this is a homemade, super easy dog treat!

    Homemade Salmon Dog Treat Recipe

    Homemade Salmon Dog Treat Recipe

    by Kristin Kaldahl56

  • Finding a bit of mucus in your dog's stool is common and benign, but an excessive amount is troubling, especially if there is blood. Learn what causes mucus in dog poop and what you can do about it.

    15 Causes of Mucus in Dog's Stool

    15 Causes of Mucus in Dog's Stool

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli16

  • Does your German Shepherd puppy bite a lot? Looking for fun ways to train him to refine his biting skills and learn some inhibition? These games will help, but can virtually work for any type of pup

    German Shepherd Puppy Bite Inhibition Games

    German Shepherd Puppy Bite Inhibition Games

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli22

  • Joint pain in dogs often has the same causes and treatments as our own. Learn what will help senior dogs with arthritis and how to recognize the signs of arthritis in dogs.

    Signs of Arthritis in Dogs

    Signs of Arthritis in Dogs

    by Kaili Bisson28

  • At times, dogs behave in odd ways. If your dog is obsessively licking other dogs, you may wonder what's going on. Read on to find out some common explanations.

    Why Is My Dog Obsessively Licking Other Dogs?

    Why Is My Dog Obsessively Licking Other Dogs?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli47

  • Are you looking for a dog and plan on letting him sleep on your bed? Pictures, videos, and great descriptions of great breeds that do not stink will help you make the best choice.

    Seven Dog Breeds That Won't Stink Up Your House

    Seven Dog Breeds That Won't Stink Up Your House

    by Dr Mark24

  • Safely protect your pet from harmful chemicals found in over-the-counter flea and tick preparations. The harmful ingredients, and the awful damage they can do are discussed, as are safe alternatives.

    Fleas and Ticks: Get Rid of Them Without Poisons

    Fleas and Ticks: Get Rid of Them Without Poisons

    by Liz Elias33

  • A guard dog can protect your family when no one else is around. These are the five best breeds for a family, plus photos, videos, and detailed descriptions.

    Five Best Family Guard Dog Breeds

    Five Best Family Guard Dog Breeds

    by Dr Mark14

  • A doggy diaper can help with house training, females in heat, incontinent older dogs, and other short-term situations. This is what you need to consider when buying dog diapers

    Things to Consider When Buying Dog Diapers

    Things to Consider When Buying Dog Diapers

    by Alison Graham24

  • Clipping dog nails is one of the most difficult parts of taking care of a dog. Many prefer to bring their pup somewhere, rather than to do it themselves. Here are some great tips to help you learn.

    Nail Trimming for Dogs: How Can I Cut Fido's Nails

    Nail Trimming for Dogs: How Can I Cut Fido's Nails

    by Angela Michelle Schultz12

  • Several fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, condiments, additives, and drugs are toxic to domestic pets. Some harm only dogs, others only cats, and several are poisonous to both. Following is a list of potentially problematic foods that should be kept in a safe place where a curious, inquisitive pet cannot access them and harm itself.

    40+ Human Foods and Drinks That Are Poisonous or Unhealthy for Dogs and Cats

    40+ Human Foods and Drinks That Are Poisonous or Unhealthy for Dogs and Cats

    by Schatzie Speaks39

  • Does your dog keep licking his lips or nose repeatedly? Does it look like he's just licking the air? There are several medical and behavioral causes for lip smacking—some benign and some serious.

    Why Does My Dog Keep Licking His Lips Excessively?

    Why Does My Dog Keep Licking His Lips Excessively?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli53

  • Some causes of vomiting can be treated at home, while others require medical attention. If your dog is otherwise healthy, try these natural, vet-approved home remedies to soothe their upset stomach.

    Effective Home Remedies for Vomiting Dogs

    Effective Home Remedies for Vomiting Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli328

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  • Why do dogs scratch all of the time? Scratching is the number one reason why people take their dogs to the vet. This article will explain the main causes of itchy skin in dogs and what can be done.

    6 Common Reasons My Dog Scratches All of the Time

    6 Common Reasons My Dog Scratches All of the Time

    by Dr Mark22

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  • A dog's place is not always by your feet or by your side. Don't be surprised when you see a pooch flying above your head! Some dogs still prefer their usual walks, but others love paragliding!

    All About Flying or Paragliding With Your Dog

    All About Flying or Paragliding With Your Dog

    by Rada Heger0

  • Use common sense. Some dogs can do great outside, but you need to choose the right breed. If your dog is going to be outside, do you know what you need to provide?

    You Can Keep Your Dog Outside

    You Can Keep Your Dog Outside

    by Dr Mark74

  • As your pet nears the end of their life, you may be wondering if you should opt for euthanasia or natural death. There are pros and cons to each. This article will go over both options.

    Pet Euthanasia vs. Natural Death

    Pet Euthanasia vs. Natural Death

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli26

  • Can your dog's sebaceous cyst be treated naturally with home remedies? Learn when it's best to try home remedies and why surgery is often the best option.

    Dog Sebaceous Cysts Home Remedies

    Dog Sebaceous Cysts Home Remedies

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli28

  • A deaf dog can lead a full and healthy life. Certain breeds are more prone to losing their sense of hearing and the Bull Terrier is one of them. Chin up, discovering that your puppy is deaf isn't ideal but neither is it a train smash. A deaf bullie, like any other, is a joy.

    How to Care for Your Deaf Bull Terrier

    How to Care for Your Deaf Bull Terrier

    by Jana Louise Smit1

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  • There are several signs of anemia in dogs, but these signs are not always readily recognized which can lead to delayed treatment even though every second counts. Anemia in dogs may lead to weakness and serious complications if left untreated.

    12 Signs of Anemia in Dogs

    12 Signs of Anemia in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli1

  • Learn about the most common and some not-so common causes of limping in dogs. Find out how to palpate the injured leg and decide what to do.

    Causes of Limping in Dogs

    Causes of Limping in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli283

  • Not sure what to name your new puppy, and do you love rock music? Here are more than 225 rock-inspired names to choose from. The lists are broken down by heavy metal, classic, punk, southern and folk rock categories, so there is something for every personality.

    225+ Cool & Unique Dog Names Inspired by Rock Music Songs

    225+ Cool & Unique Dog Names Inspired by Rock Music Songs

    by Claudia Mitchell2

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