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  • What dental bones are best for your dog? Your dog's teeth need the right types of bones to keep them in good shape and prevent the harmful accumulation of plaque. Let's see what vets recommend.

    The Best  Bones for Cleaning a Dog's Teeth

    The Best Bones for Cleaning a Dog's Teeth

    by Adrienne Farricelli17

  • 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+ Foods That Are Poisonous or Unhealthy for Dogs and Cats

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

    by Schatzie Speaks40

  • As you know, it's almost Christmastime. While you bake cookies for yourself, why not treat your dogs to some cookies, too? These treats are good all year round and they're healthy.

    Homemade Doggy Treats Recipe

    Homemade Doggy Treats Recipe

    by Lisa Jane0

  • There are thousands of dog treats on the market. Many are inexpensive and designed to be attractive to dog owners, but beneath the surface, some of these treats contain dangerous components that could harm your dog.

    Dangerous Dog Treats and How They Could Make Your Dog Sick

    Dangerous Dog Treats and How They Could Make Your Dog Sick

    by Sophie Jackson0

  • Many dog owners assume veterinarians are against raw feeding because they are after the money and ultimately want you to buy the food they sell in their offices. How true is that though? Let's take a closer look into why your vet may be reluctant to suggest raw food for your dog.

    8 Reasons Why Veterinarians Are Against Feeding Raw Diets to Dogs

    8 Reasons Why Veterinarians Are Against Feeding Raw Diets to Dogs

    by Adrienne Farricelli13

  • Is coconut oil healthy for animals? Is it even healthy for humans? Let's talk about which facts are backed by science versus those purely backed by anecdotal evidence. Here's the truth about giving coconut oil to pets.

    Coconut Oil for Dogs and Cats: The Good and the Bad

    Coconut Oil for Dogs and Cats: The Good and the Bad

    by Melissa A Smith61

  • 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

  • I recently moved back to a very humid climate after living in a very dry state for many years. Here's what has worked to keep my dog cool and comfortable on hot summer days.

    7 Tips to Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer

    7 Tips to Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer

    by Madeleine Clays0

  • This is a basic peanut butter dog treat recipe that you can adapt to suit your dog (and his favorite tasty ingredients). It uses wheat flour, milk, and coconut oil, so please make sure your dog isn't allergic to any of these ingredients before you make these!

    Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Treats (With Honey)

    Homemade Peanut Butter Dog Treats (With Honey)

    by Jade Hassenplug0

  • 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 Lam214

  • Finding a good dog food can be difficult. In this article, we will show you how to break your choices into categories in order to compare equivalent products. We will also show you how to make your own dog food.

    How to Find a Good Dog Food (Or Make Your Own)

    How to Find a Good Dog Food (Or Make Your Own)

    by James Livingood0

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