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  • A dog killing a cat is surely something unpleasant to witness and a very unfortunate occurrence. Understanding what may have happened can be helpful, but often instinct takes over.

    Why Did My Dog Kill My Cat?

    Why Did My Dog Kill My Cat?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli95

  • It is not uncommon for two dogs to fight over an owner's attention. What causes this type of issue, and how can it be solved? Learn more about dogs fighting over owners.

    Dealing With Two Dogs Fighting Over the Owner

    Dealing With Two Dogs Fighting Over the Owner

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli13

  • 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 Graham26

  • Having a healthy weight is important for German Shepherds. They are active dogs, and to prevent health issues, you should never overfeed them. Let's look at what is considered average heights and weights for this breed.

    German Shepherd Breed Target Height and Weight

    German Shepherd Breed Target Height and Weight

    by Sam Shepards2

  • Pit bulls are victims of many unfounded myths and one of them is that they are all aggressive. Let's take a closer look at genetics, its role in behavior, and how this triggers dog aggression.

    Are All Pit Bulls Aggressive Towards Other Dogs?

    Are All Pit Bulls Aggressive Towards Other Dogs?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli17

  • Ticks on German Shepherd dogs are a nuisance at the best of times. For humans, fortunately, ticks are pretty easy to see on the body. When your dog gets a tick, it can be hard to tell.

    How to Check for Ticks on German Shepherd Dogs

    How to Check for Ticks on German Shepherd Dogs

    by Sam Shepards2

  • There are good and bad dogs in any breed. A dog's behavior all depends on how the dog is treated and trained—not its breed. I'm going to share some positive stories about Pit Bulls and show how truly heroic they can be.

    Positive Stories About Pit Bull Dog Heroes

    Positive Stories About Pit Bull Dog Heroes

    by Sheila Brown58

  • What should you do if your dog ate d-Con mouse poison or Tomcat rat bait? Take her to the vet immediately! Learn how rat poison affects your dog and what the vet will do to help your dog survive.

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Rat Poison?

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Rat Poison?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli39

  • Surprisingly, many of America’s favorite dog breeds top the list of dogs with the best sense of smell. Meet the superstars of scent and discover the amazing careers their noses lead them to.

    10 Dog Breeds With the Best Sense of Smell

    10 Dog Breeds With the Best Sense of Smell

    by Solaras15

  • 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 Lam213

  • Dogs can get pinched nerves in the neck area which can be quite painful. Here, you'll find the symptoms of a pinched nerve, but keep in mind that these signs may not be obvious and it's important to see the vet right away.

    Symptoms of a Pinched Nerve in a Dog's Neck

    Symptoms of a Pinched Nerve in a Dog's Neck

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli34

  • Not all guards need to be large, and pictures, videos, and descriptions of the best five medium dogs will help you choose the one able to do the job.

    Best Medium-Sized Guard Dog Breeds

    Best Medium-Sized Guard Dog Breeds

    by Dr Mark8

  • If you work all day but still want a dog, check out these seven breeds. We'll take a look at the personality and characteristics of these low-energy, independent dog breeds. Find out which one will suit your lifestyle.

    The Seven Best Dog Breeds for Someone Who Works All Day

    The Seven Best Dog Breeds for Someone Who Works All Day

    by Dr Mark177

  • German Shepherds are susceptible to a variety of health issues—some are related to breeding practices. Learn about some of their common stomach issues.

    5 Common German Shepherd Stomach Problems

    5 Common German Shepherd Stomach Problems

    by Sam Shepards33

  • Sometimes vomiting is simple to treat and easy to figure out, but not always. Find out what might be wrong and what you need to do if your dog is vomiting.

    4 Things to Do If Your Dog Is Vomiting

    4 Things to Do If Your Dog Is Vomiting

    by Dr Mark106

  • If you are searching for a little breed of dog that does not bark much, check out the five best! Videos, photos, and a description of each dog will help you make the right choice.

    5 Small Dog Breeds That Don't Bark (a Lot!)

    5 Small Dog Breeds That Don't Bark (a Lot!)

    by Dr Mark20

  • 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 Meyers0

  • Are your dogs getting out of your fencing? Here are some of the ways we've modified our barbed wire fence to make it dog-proof.

    How to Dog-Proof a Barbed Wire Fence

    How to Dog-Proof a Barbed Wire Fence

    by Mary Wickison22

  • You can find a drug or a combination of drugs that will keep your dog from having more seizures, but there will be side effects. Make this decision carefully.

    Alternative Dog Medication for Seizures

    Alternative Dog Medication for Seizures

    by Dr Mark24

  • It's the most dreaded appointment a dog owner must eventually endure, and nothing may be more disconcerting than seeing a dog in pain during euthanasia. This article explains dog euthanasia pain.

    Understanding Dog Pain During Euthanasia

    Understanding Dog Pain During Euthanasia

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli46

  • Confused by the puppy teething process? No need to be! This guide will outline the process clearly and provide some interesting, little-known facts about your pup's teeth.

    Understanding Puppy Teeth Stages

    Understanding Puppy Teeth Stages

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli24

  • Oh, you lucky dog: you've got a McNab puppy. Be ready for the ultimate puppy experience, complete with scary-smart behavior, utter happiness, high energy, tons of spunk and just enough naughtiness!

    Introduction to a McNab Puppy

    Introduction to a McNab Puppy

    by Marcy J. Miller53

  • Learn to successfully potty train your puppy or adult dog in as little as seven days. Your dog will be able to hold it until he or she is at their approved "potty spot."

    How to Potty Train a Dog in 7 Days

    How to Potty Train a Dog in 7 Days

    by Kate Daily5

  • For dog breeders whelping their first litter of puppies. From the whelping box to delivery: videos and instructions on whelping puppies. These tools and techniques will ensure a successful whelping!

    10 Best Practices for Whelping Puppy Litters

    10 Best Practices for Whelping Puppy Litters

    by Solaras12

  • Are you looking for a cat-friendly dog? Do you want to know which breeds of dogs or cats are most likely to get along? Here's a list of five great dog breeds that like and get along with cats, a list of three dog-friendly cats, and a list of dogs that are less likely to love cats.

    Five Dog Breeds That Like and Are Good With Cats

    Five Dog Breeds That Like and Are Good With Cats

    by Dr Mark96

  • Your vet's office will call you when it's time to pick up the "cremains," but picking up your deceased dog's ashes is quite a difficult time that many dog owners struggle with.

    Picking up Your Dog's Ashes Is a Difficult Time

    Picking up Your Dog's Ashes Is a Difficult Time

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli11

  • 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 Kaldahl57

  • 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. Miller174

  • Are you thinking about buying a German Shepherd puppy? You should definitely consider a rescue before going to a breeder. There are too many great dogs that need a nice family home.

    German Shepherd Rescue and Adoption

    German Shepherd Rescue and Adoption

    by Sam Shepards3

  • 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 Farricelli18

  • Ear infections in dogs are so common that about 16% of dogs that go into the vet are dealing with this problem. Many get better with treatment but come right back. What can you do to stop this?

    Why Does My Dog's Ear Infection Keep Coming Back?

    Why Does My Dog's Ear Infection Keep Coming Back?

    by Dr Mark25

  • Discover some pretty common reasons why your female dog is humping. You will also find simple techniques for stopping humping behavior in your dog.

    Why Female Dogs Hump

    Why Female Dogs Hump

    by India Arnold31

  • 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 Mark30

  • The Abruzzese Sheepdog is an indigenous breed from central Italy, and in particular, the regions of Abruzzo and the Maremma. It is primarily bred for the protection of sheep flocks from predators such as wolves.

    The Maremma or Abruzzese Sheepdog

    The Maremma or Abruzzese Sheepdog

    by Jerry Cornelius2

  • A pet's death is a difficult but inevitable part of being a pet owner. Learn useful tips for coping with the loss and for supporting your friends in their time of grief.

    How to Deal With the Death of a Pet

    How to Deal With the Death of a Pet

    by Deborah Neyens63

  • 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

  • Small dogs make excellent companions. The only problem you might encounter would be picking out the perfect name. Here are 360+ small dog names (both male and female) to inspire you. Also included are name meanings, tips, and a video for even more inspiration.

    360+ Cute Small Dog Names for Girl and Boy Dogs (With Meanings)

    360+ Cute Small Dog Names for Girl and Boy Dogs (With Meanings)

    by James Livingood0

  • 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 Mark35

  • Have you ever wondered what the most popular dog breeds in America are? Here is the top 10 list, according to the 2012 statistics from the American Kennel Club. See if your favorite dog breed is in the top 10.

    Top 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds in America

    Top 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds in America

    by Sheila Brown62

  • 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 Farricelli338

  • There is a lot of variation in the German Shepherd dog's life span. The breed is susceptible to certain health issues and weaknesses that can drastically shorten its life.

    How Long Do German Shepherds Live?

    How Long Do German Shepherds Live?

    by Sam Shepards2

  • Do you need a dog that will work with your livestock, not chase your chickens, keep your shed free of rats, and still have time to spend with your family? Take a look at the six best choices and find out the pros and cons of each type before you make that final selection.

    Six Best Dog Breeds for a Small Backyard Farm

    Six Best Dog Breeds for a Small Backyard Farm

    by Dr Mark4

  • Helping your dog to feel happy and comfortable on a long journey isn't difficult, but it takes some preparation and a little training. Here are some tips for stress-free journeys with your dog.

    Keep Your Dog Calm and Happy on a Long Car Journey

    Keep Your Dog Calm and Happy on a Long Car Journey

    by Judi Brown121

  • So, your dog has bad teeth and you are worried about having your dog go under anesthesia. You may have heard about anesthesia-free teeth cleaning for dogs, but is it a good option?

    Is Anesthesia-Free Teeth Cleaning Good for Your Dog?

    Is Anesthesia-Free Teeth Cleaning Good for Your Dog?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli5

  • Even if you want to sit on a couch while your dog loses weight, these great exercise routines will help get your dog in shape and prevent the diseases associated with obesity.

    7 Exercise Tips for an Overweight Dog

    7 Exercise Tips for an Overweight Dog

    by Dr Mark13

  • Seeing blood in your dog's stool can be scary. If your dog is pooping blood, it's important to learn how to recognize the difference between fresh blood and digested blood in your dog's stool.

    16 Causes of Blood in Dog Stool

    16 Causes of Blood in Dog Stool

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli557

  • A light-hearted, funny dog name can help be the best introduction of your canine friend to others. In addition, this method can pay homage to your favorite TV show, movie, song, or more! Here are 100+ funny dog names, steps to build more, and a video.

    100+ Punny and Funny Dog Names With Steps to Create More

    100+ Punny and Funny Dog Names With Steps to Create More

    by James Livingood0

  • 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 Kirchner137

  • Urine marking in dogs can be caused by a variety of factors. It's not just a trickle of urine; rather it's a form of communication. Why are dogs urine marking and what are they trying to say?

    Understanding Dog Marking Behaviors

    Understanding Dog Marking Behaviors

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli22

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