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  • Learn how to clean your dog's teeth, discover the chews and toys that will remove plaque and tartar best, and discover how to spot signs of tooth decay, gum disease, and potential health problems.

    Protect Your Dog From Tooth and Gum Disease

    Protect Your Dog From Tooth and Gum Disease

    by Alison Graham2

  • Natural bones as chew toys; either yer fer ‘em or agin ‘em. And so are veterinarians, breeders and various professional organizations. There are valid arguments on both sides, so what’s an owner to do?

    Can I Give My Dog a Bone?

    Can I Give My Dog a Bone?

    by Bob Bamberg10

  • A comprehensive guide to choosing a dog bed for small, large, or elderly dogs. Info on nesting, cave, tent, cooling, heated and orthopedic dog beds,

    How to Choose a Good Dog Bed

    How to Choose a Good Dog Bed

    by Alison Graham2

  • If you are considering how to make healthier homemade dog food, read this article. A simple guide to picking the right ingredients that will give your dog all the nutrients. Easy recipes and valuable tips are also included.

    How to Make Homemade Food for Dogs

    How to Make Homemade Food for Dogs

    by Kim Lam46

  • Most dogs like to chew. Some dogs really like to chew. For a regular dog, regular chew toys are perfectly fine. But for those dogs that really like to chew you need a more durable kind of toy.

    The Best Dog Toys for Bullies and Other Tough Chewers

    The Best Dog Toys for Bullies and Other Tough Chewers

    by Grinning Gremlin21

  • You never know these days what is actually inside your dog's food, so why not make your own? Here are 2 simple and delicious dog food recipes that I'm sure your small dog will love.

    Delicious Dog Food Recipes for Small Dogs

    Delicious Dog Food Recipes for Small Dogs

    by Jodi Patfield35

  • This article is meant to help new or seasoned pet owners who have decided to take in a dog that is already blind. This is the tale of our dog Sam and much of it is unique to Sam

    How to Take Care of a Blind Dog

    How to Take Care of a Blind Dog

    by Melissa3

  • If you own a Rottweiler puppy or adult dog, you may be wondering what's the best dog food for Rottweilers. There are no specific answers as there are many variables, but here are some pointers.

    What's the Best Dog Food for Rottweilers?

    What's the Best Dog Food for Rottweilers?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli2

  • Text added to original photo. MattysFlicks via Flickr Chocolate is severely toxic to dogs because it contains theobromine. This is a stimulant that affects the nervous system and heart muscle, as well as increasing the frequency of urination. ...

    Why Can't Dogs Eat Chocolate?

    Why Can't Dogs Eat Chocolate?

    by Bonnie Ramsey73

  • It’s perfectly safe to feed your dog a few raw eggs a week. Raw eggs are full of vitamins, calcium, and protein. Always buy organic eggs to limit antibiotics and steroids. Your dog will love them!

    Is It Safe to Feed Dogs Raw Eggs?

    Is It Safe to Feed Dogs Raw Eggs?

    by Robyn D Bera47

  • If done correctly, you can give your puppy (or dog) shots by yourself if you cannot afford to take them to the vet. I've included step-by-step instructions on how to do this. Keep in mind that some vaccinations must be administered by a veterinary professional to be legally recognized.

    How to Do Puppy Vaccinations and Give Your Puppies Shots

    How to Do Puppy Vaccinations and Give Your Puppies Shots

    by Dorsi Diaz47

  • Many of our perennial flowers and shrubs are poisonous to dogs. Because these plants are toxic, we need to remove some from areas where the dogs play. View a list of plants that are toxic to dogs.

    Plants That Are Poisonous to Dogs

    Plants That Are Poisonous to Dogs

    by Barbara Badder104

  • Choosing a collar and leash for your dog can be daunting, but a leash is a legal requirement in most places. Leashes are a training tool and keep your dog and other animals safe. This article discusses different kinds of collars and leashes to help you make the right choice for you and your dog.

    Which Collar and Leash Should You Get for Your Dog?

    Which Collar and Leash Should You Get for Your Dog?

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • I think crates are great; when used properly they can help you solve a whole bunch of problems, find out why I love them and how to get the best out of yours.

    Why Every Dog Should Have a Crate

    Why Every Dog Should Have a Crate

    by Caroline Brackin1

  • It is no harder to make healthy dog treats than it is to make healthy food for yourself. So spend a little time on your pets and make them some dog biscuits using this recipe!

    How to Make Homemade Dog Biscuits

    How to Make Homemade Dog Biscuits

    by Lela20

  • This is a basic peanut butter dog treat recipe. 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

  • 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

  • If you're looking for a dog food with no chicken byproducts, you're at the right place. Learn what chicken byproducts are and which dog foods are without chicken or poultry byproducts.

    Dog Foods Without Chicken Byproducts

    Dog Foods Without Chicken Byproducts

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli10

  • To avoid spending hundreds of dollars on your dog's teeth and steep vet bills, try these preventative measures. By regularly brushing your dog's teeth, you can prevent most major dental issues.

    The Cheapest Way to Keep Your Dog's Teeth Clean

    The Cheapest Way to Keep Your Dog's Teeth Clean

    by Michael Strumsky0

  • Why a Drinkwell dog water dispenser fountain is healthier than a water bowl. How to chose the best dispenser for your pet. The best bottle dispensers for crates, traveling and on walks.

    How to Choose the Best Dog Water Dispenser

    How to Choose the Best Dog Water Dispenser

    by Alison Graham0

  • There are specific rules you need to teach your dog for a harmonious relationship and home. Neglecting these things is likely to increase your dog's chances of ending up in the pound.

    How to Raise A Dog

    How to Raise A Dog

    by Cassandra Lea Wilson0

  • Instructions on how to make homemade "Frosty Paws" dog treats including variations. Whether your dog prefers the traditional yogurt variety or the alternative "broth based" version, this article has you covered!

    Homemade Frozen Dog Treats

    Homemade Frozen Dog Treats

    by Brett Winn129

  • Making your own dog food is more economical and it comes with the added benefit of incorporating only great ingredients into your dog's food. No fillers, no additives.

    DIY Dog Food From Scratch

    DIY Dog Food From Scratch

    by Audrey Kirchner17

  • We all love our dogs, and want to do the best for them. As they grow older, there are things you can do to make them more comfortable.

    Tips on Caring for an Older Dog

    Tips on Caring for an Older Dog

    by Susan Hambidge5

  • Up to a third of all dogs in the USA are fed dietary supplements. But does your dog need added vitamins and minerals? Do they even work? This article examines the facts about vitamin and mineral supplements for dogs based on information from the Food and Drug Administration and scientific research.

    The Facts About Vitamin and Mineral Supplements for Dogs

    The Facts About Vitamin and Mineral Supplements for Dogs

    by Amanda Littlejohn6

  • This topic is more about the right food for your dog than about the best dog food for German Shepherds. Things to consider are health, time, budget and sometimes personal preferences.

    The Best Dog Food for German Shepherds

    The Best Dog Food for German Shepherds

    by Shepards1

  • Here are some dog food recipes you can make for your pet at home. They are nutritionally complete homemade dog food for your dogs diet requirements. I explain what not to feed your dog as some human food is harmful.

    Best Healthy Homemade Dog Food Recipes

    Best Healthy Homemade Dog Food Recipes

    by L M Reid12

  • Tips on Managing the health of your dog as it ages. Joint health, senior specific dog food, and regular vet checks all help your dog have a long healthy life. But, these unknown steps help greatly!

    How to Care for an Aging Dog

    How to Care for an Aging Dog

    by India Arnold27

  • If your dog is suffering from food allergies or intolerance, you should consider feeding them hypoallergenic dog food. Learn what the best hypoallergenic dog food brands are in the market!

    Best Hypoallergenic Dog Food: Top 5

    Best Hypoallergenic Dog Food: Top 5

    by Kim Lam18

  • Learn to make a dog bandana with a casing. It's a quick sew project, plus this bandana is much safer for your dog to wear! Please read on for my step by step tutorial complete with pictures.

    Bandanas for Dogs - Easy to Make

    Bandanas for Dogs - Easy to Make

    by Pam Irie84

  • How can coconut oil help your dog? Learn how your canine companion can reap the benefits of coconut oil and the many advantages in using this product which has grown so popular.

    Benefits of Coconut Oil for Dogs

    Benefits of Coconut Oil for Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli14

  • Taking care of small dogs requires a commitment. You need to consider how to choose the right breed, its feeding, grooming and health needs.

    How to Care for Small Dog Breeds

    How to Care for Small Dog Breeds

    by alliemacb2

  • They can be a small nuisance for you and your German Shepherd, but ticks can carry fairly dangerous diseases. Clean and fast tick removal is paramount. Prevention is an option, but be careful with most products.

    German Shepherd Dogs and Ticks

    German Shepherd Dogs and Ticks

    by Shepards0

  • This will tell you everything you could possibly need to know about feeding your puppy: from what to feed them, how often, whether or not food should always be available, how much, and what could go wrong.

    Everything You Need to Know About Feeding a Puppy

    Everything You Need to Know About Feeding a Puppy

    by riaancornelius11

  • Make a no-sew pet bed in less than 30 minutes for your furry companion. It is super easy and inexpensive to make, only needing a piece of fleece and some stuffing. Kids can make these too!

    DIY Gift: How to Make a No-Sew Pet Bed

    DIY Gift: How to Make a No-Sew Pet Bed

    by Corrinna Johnson32

  • Long-haired dogs' playing in deep snow can lead to painful ice blocks between the paw pads. (c) M.D. 2011 If you have a long-haired dog, especially a sporting breed that also has webbed paws, you may find yourself picking and breaking ice and snow...

    Preventing Snowballs and Ice Balls in Dogs' Foot Pads

    Preventing Snowballs and Ice Balls in Dogs' Foot Pads

    by MoRita12

  • Find ways to save money on dog food every month. Give your dog quality, grain-free, high protein food and keep them healthy while saving money.

    Save Money on Dog Food

    Save Money on Dog Food

    by Katy Medium3

  • Are carrots good for dogs? Definitely! Here's the inside scoop from a veterinarian expert.

    Are Carrots Good for Dogs?

    Are Carrots Good for Dogs?

    by Donna Cosmato19

  • Should you neuter your dog or not? There is more evidence that neutering may increase the chances for certain health disorders, yet the pet overpopulation problem cannot be denied. What to do? Read what the experts say for an informed decision.

    Should Male Dogs Be Neutered? To Neuter or Not to Neuter?

    Should Male Dogs Be Neutered? To Neuter or Not to Neuter?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli18

  • Why do dog vaccines work? When and which vaccinations does my dog need? What is the schedule for dog vaccinations. Why should I vaccinate my dog? Vaccine reaction safety for dogs.

    Dog Vaccination Schedule

    Dog Vaccination Schedule

    by India Arnold16

  • Dogs' dietary needs depend on breed, size, and age. Choosing the right diet for your pet's life stage is important to keep him in good condition. This article explains what the best adult dog feeds are, how to tell if your dog is a healthy weight, and when you should take him to the vet.

    How to Feed Your Adult Dog for Maximum Health and Nutrition

    How to Feed Your Adult Dog for Maximum Health and Nutrition

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • adry copyright A dog eating fast is not only a bad habit, but also a cause for concern since it may lead to several health problems. If you own a dog that wolfs down its food as soon as you put it down, be assured there are ways to address this...

    How to Stop a Dog From Eating Fast

    How to Stop a Dog From Eating Fast

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli17

  • Whenever I'd leave home, I would miss and worry about my Chihuahuas. My traveling buddy always took her pet Chi with us. So, I decided I would take my little dogs on their very first road trip.

    Personal Tips for Traveling With Chihuahuas

    Personal Tips for Traveling With Chihuahuas

    by TL Stahling1

  • What is a martingale collar and how can it benefit your dog? Learn why some dogs owners find this type of collar useful and the advantages of using this collar compared to a buckle or choke collar.

    Dog Training Tools: The Martingale Collar

    Dog Training Tools: The Martingale Collar

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli2

  • With the dog days of summer approaching, nothing beats a refreshing "pupsicle" for your dog's delight. These puppy ice pops are a good way to cool down during those sizzling hot days.

    Puppy Ice Pops Recipe

    Puppy Ice Pops Recipe

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli4

  • While puppies are quite rambunctious balls of energy, they need limits when it comes to exercise. Too much exercise and of the wrong type can prove harmful to their growth plates.

    How Exercise Can Harm a Puppy's Growth Plates

    How Exercise Can Harm a Puppy's Growth Plates

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli0

  • Have you acquired a deer that is either intended for dog food or is not fit for human consumption? In this article, the pictures and text show you how to easily cut a carcass into parts to make it suitable for a dog to eat.

    How to Cut Up a Deer for Dog Food: An Illustrated Guide

    How to Cut Up a Deer for Dog Food: An Illustrated Guide

    by Joilene Rasmussen2

  • Your dog is your best friend, he deserves the best gear. Make sur eyou have everything before leaving on the next adventure. Consider a dog harness for backpacking and dog specific first aid kit. Check out this complete checklist.

    Dog Camping or Hiking Packing List

    Dog Camping or Hiking Packing List

    by Katy Medium0

  • Looking for a dog toy that your dog won't destroy right away? Here's my list of the best toys for dogs who chew everything and which toys to avoid completely.

    Best Dog Toys for Chewers

    Best Dog Toys for Chewers

    by Kate Stroud0

  • I learned a long time ago that spending a little more for a quality dog food increases the life of your pet. I have discussed what I have found to be the major problems with a lot of foods.

    Choose The Very Best Food For Your Dog

    Choose The Very Best Food For Your Dog

    by Judy Robinson0

  • 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

  • Pristine-looking beaches are rarely pristine these days. Sharp objects lurk underneath the sand, and the shoreline's waves bring their own brand of trouble. There's no need to ban your pooch from the beach. Here are the best tips to keep them safe.

    Tips to Keep Your Dog Safe at the Beach

    Tips to Keep Your Dog Safe at the Beach

    by Jana Louise Smit4

  • Here’s a list of some of the best dog carriers for every size dog and budget, along with tips to help you choose the right size and type of carrier for your dog.

    Find the Best Carriers for Your Dog

    Find the Best Carriers for Your Dog

    by carolynkaye0

  • The truth is not all dog food is the same. In this article I won't tell you what food to buy or mention specific brands but I will give you a few tips to help you find the right food for your pup.

    Choosing the Right Food for Your Dog

    Choosing the Right Food for Your Dog

    by Danielle Hussey1

  • 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 Denman122

  • Vacations are exciting times, but not always the best time to have your dog around. That’s why many dog owners chose to pay a dog house sitter. What is a fair price to pay for this service?

    How Much Should You Pay Dog House Sitters?

    How Much Should You Pay Dog House Sitters?

    by James Livingood0

  • Using essential oils can improve your dog's health by providing pain relief, controlling skin infections, and decreasing anxiety. Learn how they work, the dangers involved, and which products are most likely to help your dog.

    5 Safe Aromatherapy Essential Oils That Can Help Your Dog

    5 Safe Aromatherapy Essential Oils That Can Help Your Dog

    by Dr Mark3

  • Peanut butter dog treats recipe. How can you make homemade Peanut butter dog treats. Making coconut oil treats for your puppy. Healthy food recipes for your dogs. Quick and easy recipe with step-by-step instructions, videos and photos.

    How to Make Peanut Butter Dog Treat Biscuits

    How to Make Peanut Butter Dog Treat Biscuits

    by L M Reid3

  • When it comes to pets, especially dogs and cats, there are certain foods they can digest and some foods that may be potentially poisonous. Most dog owners know what foods they may and may not feed their dogs.

    6 Foods You Must Avoid Feeding Your Dog

    6 Foods You Must Avoid Feeding Your Dog

    by Karthik Kashyap19

  • Rawhide treats that some people let their dogs have can be dangeous. Check with your veterinarian before allowing your dog to have rawhide treats and toys.

    Is Rawhide Dangerous for Dogs?

    Is Rawhide Dangerous for Dogs?

    by Susan Zutautas68

  • Our five-pound Yorkshire Terrier is a fussy eater. We joke and say that she’s picky because she’s watching her figure. All jokes aside though, our Yorkie doesn’t eat well. We often spoon feed her just to make sure she gets food in her belly, so we make treats for her as a supplement.

    Dog-Friendly Treats: Ice Cream for Our Yorkie

    Dog-Friendly Treats: Ice Cream for Our Yorkie

    by Celeste Wilson2

  • Wondering the purpose and function of your dog's dewclaws, those extra nails hanging down the upper portion of your dog's paw? Learn what dog dewclaws are and their original purpose.

    Why Do Dogs Have Dewclaws?

    Why Do Dogs Have Dewclaws?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli8

  • As dogs age, it's important that you know how to properly care for their needs. Older dogs are like young puppies and require a different set of care guidelines.

    How to Care for an Elderly and Aging Dog

    How to Care for an Elderly and Aging Dog

    by Whitney119

  • Learn about foods that can be toxic or even deadly for your dog. Educational videos are included.

    Dog Food: What NOT to Feed

    Dog Food: What NOT to Feed

    by Holle Abee59

  • Changes in diet are the long-term solution to your dog's skin problems, but giving the right dietary supplements can boost him back to health in the short-term. This article explains when to give dietary supplements to your dog, which supplements to choose, and how to administer the correct dosage.

    The Best Dietary Supplements to Keep Your Dog's Skin and Coat Healthy

    The Best Dietary Supplements to Keep Your Dog's Skin and Coat Healthy

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • Dog toys can be a great source of entertainment, mental stimulation, and even dental hygiene for your pet. Plus, chew toys help take their focus off of the desire to chew your things! Unfortunately, though, a lot of toys are more hassle than they're...

    10 Most Indestructible Dog Toys

    10 Most Indestructible Dog Toys

    by Kathryn Vercillo27

  • 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 Dog's Teeth

    The Best Bones for Cleaning Dog's Teeth

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli10

  • You must choose a healthy diet for your dog. By law, dog food labels must list ingredients and the relative amounts of protein, fat, fiber, moisture, and nutrients. But understanding the terminology on labels is tricky. This article explains in detail what everything on the nutritional label means.

    How to Read and Understand Dog Food Labels

    How to Read and Understand Dog Food Labels

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • German Shepherds use their teeth for everything. Having healthy and strong teeth is vital for your dog. Here we will cover dental cleaning for your German Shepherd.

    German Shepherd Teeth Cleaning Guide

    German Shepherd Teeth Cleaning Guide

    by Shepards1

  • If your dog pukes on an empty stomach, has diarrhea often, IBD, or food allergies, they may have a sensitive stomach. Try these home remedies to help your furry friend with their digestive problems.

    Ways to Treat a Dog With a Sensitive Stomach

    Ways to Treat a Dog With a Sensitive Stomach

    by Amber5

  • Nothing ruins the clean dog experience like a stinky collar! Learn how to effectively clean your dog's collar and leash without damaging the metal or material.

    How to Clean a Dog Collar or Leash

    How to Clean a Dog Collar or Leash

    by Natasha26

  • You must choose the right diet to keep your dog healthy. While most commercial foods offer complete and balanced nutrition, you need to know how much and how often to feed. Dogs' needs change with breed, size, age, and health. This article offers feeding guidelines for each stage of your dog's life.

    Which Dog Food? How to Choose a Healthy Diet for Your Dog's Age, Breed, and Size

    Which Dog Food? How to Choose a Healthy Diet for Your Dog's Age, Breed, and Size

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • First and foremost, it can never be emphasized enough the need for dogs to be walked. Often, people that own a big yard or even a few acres of land claim that their dogs do not need to walk because they have plenty of space to run about and keep in...

    Exercise Solutions for Lazy or Busy Dog Owners

    Exercise Solutions for Lazy or Busy Dog Owners

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli1

  • If you're searching for grain-free senior dog food, you're in the right place. We'll look at the ingredients and the added benefits of 3 brands.

    Reviews of Grain-Free Senior Dog Foods

    Reviews of Grain-Free Senior Dog Foods

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli4

  • My dog Kitsune loves to follow me around the house. He never likes to be in a room alone if he can help it. But this sometimes presents him with a dilemma, because almost as much as he likes being with me he likes being comfortable. Laying down on...

    Make Your Dog a Snuggle Sack Bed out of an Old Comforter

    Make Your Dog a Snuggle Sack Bed out of an Old Comforter

    by Dragonrain2

  • 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

  • Does your dog need antioxidants added to his diet? Açai is a fruit produced mostly in the Amazon that has antioxidant properties. Vitamins C, A, E, and some other chemicals also act as antioxidants in the body.

    Best Natural Sources of Antioxidants for Your Dog

    Best Natural Sources of Antioxidants for Your Dog

    by Dr Mark6

  • Antioxidants and fatty acids found in coconut oil can help many dogs suffering from skin conditions. Learn how to produce high-quality coconut oil at home and how to use it.

    How to Make Virgin Coconut Oil for Your Dog

    How to Make Virgin Coconut Oil for Your Dog

    by Dr Mark10

  • While dogs enjoy snacks and treats, it's important to avoid over-feeding your dog or damaging his health. This article discusses the pros and cons of giving snacks and treats to your dog, which foods to avoid, how to choose safe store-bought treats, and healthy alternatives to manufactured snacks.

    How to Choose Healthy Snacks for Your Dog: With Simple Dog Treat Recipes

    How to Choose Healthy Snacks for Your Dog: With Simple Dog Treat Recipes

    by Amanda Littlejohn4

  • Puppies lose their baby teeth around four months of age making room for the teeth they will have for the rest of their life. Learn some things you can do to help your puppy make a easy transition.

    Puppy Teething

    Puppy Teething

    by Clairissa6

  • No one should be telling you NOT to feed your dog leftovers. There are table scraps you can use to feed your dog, and others you should avoid. Read this list and find out what they are.

    Healthy Leftovers Your Dog Will Love

    Healthy Leftovers Your Dog Will Love

    by Dr Mark14

  • Keep your outside Chiweenie warm this winter by making him/her a cozy bed. Puppies, older dogs, and short-haired dogs (like Chiweenies), have trouble keeping warm in cold weather...

    Chiweenie Winter Care

    Chiweenie Winter Care

    by Miriam Parker1

  • These frozen meat and veggie cubes are healthy and easy to make. Use liver, gizzards, carrots, eggs, beans, etc. Both puppies and dogs love them! These cool treats are perfect on hot days.

    How to Make Easy and Healthy Frozen  Dog Treats

    How to Make Easy and Healthy Frozen Dog Treats

    by Robyn D Bera12

  • Rawhide chews and bones are popular, but are they safe or bad for your dog? Learn which rawhide bones are better than others and some alternative treat choices.

    Is Rawhide Safe or Bad for Dogs?

    Is Rawhide Safe or Bad for Dogs?

    by Alison Graham8

  • German Shepherds are powerful and strong dogs, but when they get older, they also need a little care or else they are at risk of suffering from aging ailments like joint or teeth issues.

    Caring for Older German Shepherds

    Caring for Older German Shepherds

    by Shepards0

  • This article will hopefully answer any questions that you may have about the subject of fostering rescue dogs. It is a wonderful, worthwhile experience, and by fostering, you can really make a difference in the life of an animal in need!

    Fostering a Rescue Dog

    Fostering a Rescue Dog

    by Ellison Hartley8

  • Before purchasing your new best friend, you'll need to determine whether you can actually afford to take care of him or her. Here are the most common costs you'll incur after the adoption fee.

    The True Cost of Having a Dog

    The True Cost of Having a Dog

    by Camille Harris2

  • Aside from the fact that nobody wants the itchiness and irritation of flea and tick bites, these parasites can spread numerous diseases to your dog and you.

    Flea and Tick Prevention for Your Trail Dog

    Flea and Tick Prevention for Your Trail Dog

    by Abby Perretti-Blaisdell0

  • Going on vacation or a work trip and need to leave your dog with a kennel? Look here for some tips on how to find a great kennel to board your dog in. You and your dog will both be happy you did!

    11 Things to Look for When Boarding Your Dog

    11 Things to Look for When Boarding Your Dog

    by Teeuwynn Woodruff0

  • It seems cruel and unfair that our companion dogs have such relatively short lives, but there may be methods we can utilize to help lengthen those lives and give more quantity to their quality.

    Can We Extend the Lives of Our Dogs?

    Can We Extend the Lives of Our Dogs?

    by Krista D'Ambroso2

  • Learn why female dogs may not get along as well as opposite-sex pairs. Same sex aggression is common in dogs. and at times, fights between two females may get fierce. Learn why good leadership is important.

    The Risks of Raising Two Female Dogs

    The Risks of Raising Two Female Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli149

  • Small dogs as well as some breeds of larger dogs need pet clothing during the winter months because they have trouble keeping their body temperature up during cold weather. When temperatures drop, your dog may need a little extra help keeping warm. To help you get the most bang for your buck in ensure a delightful experience for both you and your dog keep reading to find valuable tips on how to get just the right fit for your Boston Terrier.

    How to Fit a Boston Terrier for Clothing

    How to Fit a Boston Terrier for Clothing

    by Nancy Owens8

  • Coconut meat, coconut oil, and fresh coconut can all make your pet healthier. Find out why you should take advantage of this great tropical fruit.

    How Your Dog Benefits From Coconut

    How Your Dog Benefits From Coconut

    by Dr Mark13

  • Dog shade and dog cooling products are excellent ways to help your dog beat the heat. Try dog misting fans or dog pools for added relief from the heat.

    Dog Shade and Cooling Products

    Dog Shade and Cooling Products

    by Audrey Kirchner4

  • What are the advantages of using front attaching dog harnesses? Learn why I tell my clients to use these harnesses for strong pullers over other types of collars.

    Why I Love Front Attaching Harnesses for Dogs

    Why I Love Front Attaching Harnesses for Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli6

  • Many Newfoundlands today are living well past the decade mark. Caring for these golden oldies can present some special challenges - learn more here.

    Caring for your Older Newfoundland Dog

    Caring for your Older Newfoundland Dog

    by Newfoundland Club of America23

  • 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 Kirchner24

  • A time may come when your dog may benefit from a bland diet. You can easily prepare a bland diet for dogs suffering from upset stomach by following these simple steps.

    Bland Diet Recipes for Dogs With Upset Stomach

    Bland Diet Recipes for Dogs With Upset Stomach

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli13

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