6 Signs of Frostbite in Dogs

Extreme exposure to the elements can have severe effects on your pet: these are the most common signs of frostbite in dogs that require an urgent vet visit.

What Information Does Your Dog’s New Veterinarian Need?

If you want to make sure your first trip to a new vet goes smoothly, you'll need to update the doc on all your dog's vital stats and background.

How to Read Your Dog’s Vital Signs

When your dog is in medical distress, you need to know how to read his vital signs. We explain what to check and how to do it. Regardless of age, breed or he…

Frozen Cucumber and Watermelon Recipe

Is your dog feelin' hot, hot, hot? It's time to beat the heat and cool down with a frozen dog treat that's both nutritious and delicious!

Does Your Dog Have A Sleep Problem?

Since dogs spend a big portion of their day sleeping it away, it stands to reason that just like humans–our furry friends may have sleep issues as well…

The Deadly Consequences of Compassion Fatigue for Animal Care Workers

Have you ever heard of the term "Compassion Fatigue"? This emotional exhaustion threatens the mental health of many who work with animals.

Can Dogs Eat Strawberries?

Can dogs eat strawberries raw or cooked? Are there any benefits or risks? Strawberry dog treat recipes? Find out this and more in this all-in-one guide.

Gluten-Free Carob Molasses Dog Treat Recipe

This Gluten-Free Carob Molasses Dog Treat Recipe uses rice flour to keep the gluten out and the tasty in. I added an egg to help it keep its consistency.

Nylabone Products Recalls Puppy Starter Kit Due To Possible Salmonella

TFH Publications, Inc./Nylabone Products, of Neptune, NJ is recalling one lot of its 1.69 oz. package of the Puppy Starter Kit dog chews, because they have t…

Doggie Depression: Understanding Depression in Dogs

Despite their happy-go-lucky temperament, depression in dogs is a recognized medical issue. Here's what to look for if your pooch has doggie depression.

7 Joyful Ways Dog Make Us Happier

Dogs are always there to pick us up when we're feeling blue. We wish we had the space to list all the ways dogs make us happier, but here are our favorites.

Is Bespoke Dog Food Made By an AI The Future of Canine Nutrition?

A pet food company from the United Kingdom is making history with their algorithm-powered dog food that offers you a custom-made blend for your pet.

The Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments of Pneumonia in Dogs

It's more than just a cold - it's a respiratory illness that affects canines and humans. Here's what you need to know about pneumonia in dogs.

Dog Anxiety Treatment: 6 Ways to Treat It

Got an anxious pooch on your hands? If you're looking for a dog anxiety treatment, we've got six ideas for you to try.

Can Dogs Eat Yogurt?

Find out can dogs eat yogurt, plain, Greek and flavored, or is this dairy product another one to be crossed off the dog-friendly foods list.

Pet Hoarding: What is It and What Causes It?

Compulsive animal hoarding (also known as Noah Syndrome) is being studied on various levels including sociological, psychological and veterinary.

Step Up To Dog Dancing

Time to get out on the floor and shake your treat maker! Dog dancing is a popular sport and a great way to have fun and get active. If you’re looking f…

Why Your Dog Needs To Warm-Up Before Canicross Workouts

Before you head out on your canicross run, do you do stretches? What about your dogs? A warm-up is an important part of your canicross workout.

Can Dogs Drink Dairy-Free Milk Alternatives?

Did you know that dogs can be lactose intolerant? It's true, so if you're looking for dairy-free alternatives, be sure to read this article.

7 Ways To Keep Your Dog’s Teeth Clean

We love it when our doggos have that pearly white smile, don’t we? It means that their teeth and gums are in good shape and that’s a good indicat…

Treating Horse Fly Bites on Dogs

Shoo, horse fly - don't bother my dog! Horse fly bites can turn from a minor irritation to a pull-blown problem, so know how to treat them.

FDA Recalls Pat’s Cat Turkey and Ground Lamb Dog Food Tubs

The makers of Pat’s Cat Turkey Cat Food and Ground Lamb Dog food are recalling batches of food because they are concerned they may have been contaminat…

Prosthetics Have Gone To The Dogs!

Animal rehabilitation specialists are turning to prosthetics for dogs with injuries and/or amputations, enriching the quality of these pets' lives.

Vaping and Dogs: Is It a Safe Alternative Around Your Pets?

Vaping, or e-cigarettes, are often touted as a safer alternative to traditional cigarettes. But are pet still at risk for smoking-related illnesses?

Hill’s Science Diet and Prescription Diet Foods Recalled Due To Exce

A dog food you’ve probably seen every time you visit your veterinarian has been recalled because of the possibility of excess Vitamin D, so check the r…

YaDoggie Promises Pet Wellness With Smart Scoop Technology

YaDoggie is a new food and treat company out of Santa Cruz, California, that promises to put pet wellness first and offers cool predictive shipping!

Common Diseases Spread by Fleas and Ticks

When these pests leave their mark on your pet, it may Lyme disease, rabbit fever... even the plague! We've got fleas and ticks to thank for spreading them.

Hydrogen Peroxide in Ears: Is It Good for Your Dog?

A common item in your medicine cabinet, hydrogen peroxide has a multitude of purposes. But is it safe to use when cleaning your dog's ears?

Probiotics Make This Dog Ear Infection Cure All Natural

If your dog is prone to ear infections, you'll be excited to hear about Apple Blossom Naturals Ear Cure, a 100 percent natural dog ear infection cure.

My Dog Has A Tooth Fracture – What Should I Do?

Ouch! Did your dog bite off more than he could chew and fractured a tooth? Here’s what you need to know about this common dental issue. Dogs are just a…

Is My Dog Drinking Enough Water?

Slurp, slurp! Keeping hydrated is important - and that goes for dogs. Are you sure your dog is drinking enough water?

DoorDash for Your Dog is Real and It’s Amazing

You can treat your pet to the finest of canine cuisine with DoorDash same-day delivery of Freshpet's home-cooked meals for dogs.

Flea And Tick Control: Fact Or Myth?

True or false? When it comes to flea and tick information, lucky guesses just won't cut it. Get the facts on how to control these pests.

Flea Repellent Dog Treat Recipe

Garlic powder goes a long way in this Flea Repellent Dog Treat Recipe. Garlic has many health benefits for people and dogs, and it helps keep fleas away.

Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Treat Recipe

What do you do with bananas that are about to turn to the dark side? My latest brown banana went into this Peanut Butter and Banana Dog Treat Recipe.

Is There Such a Thing as Dog Detox?

Dogs can get stinky and full of toxins just like humans can. That's the time to consider dog detox. Find out two ways to keep your dog detoxified.

I Ruff You – Why Exercise Is A Gift Of Love To Your Dog

Show your dog that you love him by getting off the couch and giving him a great workout! Can you smell it? Love is in the air, especially so close to the mos…

5 Ways Probiotics Can Help Your Dog

You take probiotics to help your digestion - but did you know that your pooch could take them, too? Here are a few reasons to give your dog probiotics.

Chicken Casserole Dog Food Recipe

The chicken casserole is an instant fave with dogs and pet parents alike- it’s healthy, tasty, and easy to prepare. You wouldn’t eat the same gru…

Online Pet Food Purchases Prove To Be a Boon to E-Commerce

Where do you buy your pet food? Do you buy your kibble online? According to the numbers, more pet owners are clicking rather than shopping in person.

The Importance of Responsibly Sourced Ingredients in Pet Food

The ingredients found in your pet's dog food are essential to his health and wellness. Here's why you should look for responsibly sourced ingredients.

How To Choose the Best Dog Food For Your Dog

5 Steps on How to Pick the Best Dog Food Picking the best dog food for your pup is no easy choice. There are so many different brands out there. How do you…

What is an Elimination Diet for Dogs?

The goal of an elimination diet is to identify which food (or foods) are triggering the adverse reaction in your pet.

Natural Health: Brewer’s Yeast Benefits For Dogs

Looking to add a natural supplement to your pooch’s diet? You’ll find Brewer’s yeast benefits for dogs may help sort out a few pesky health issues. We all want to make our dogs a little healthier. Here’s an easy way to do it!

How to Perform the Dog Heimlich Maneuver

Dogs can choke food, toys, or random objects that look edible. In case of an emergency, do you know how to perform the dog Heimlich Maneuver?

Expert Advice: Supplements and Diet For Senior Dogs

Older dogs have specialized dietary needs. Sabine Contreras, Canine Care and Nutrition Consultant, knows just what to serve up to your senior dog to ensure h…

Petsmile Toothpaste: Oral Health You And Your Pet Can Depend On

Oral health is as important to our pets’ overall health and wellness as it is to humans. Keeping your dog’s or cat’s teeth and gums clean a…

What You Need To Know About Lymphoma In Dogs

The most common form of canine cancer, pet parents need to know about lymphoma in dogs, treatment options available and the survival rate of this disease.

Smashing Pumpkin And Carob Dog Treat Recipe

When furry ghouls come scratching at your door, offer them a pumpkin and carob treat. And maybe, they'll save their "tricks" for someone else's lawn!

How To Correct Common Bad Mushing Habits

You're gung-ho about getting started in the sport of mushing. But be sure to avoid this common mistake and teach your dogs how to mush right from the start.

Dog Snorting: Why It Happens and What to Do About It

It's kind of cute when a dog snorts and sneezes. Some breeds can't help but snort or sneeze often. Here's what you should know about dog snorting.

Is It Safe to Give Your Dog Vitamin C?

Vitamin C works the same way in dogs as it does in humans: it boosts the immune system, takes out viruses singlehandedly, and supports the adrenal glands.

Feel The Burn: Canicross In The Snow

The winter doesn't mean you can hibernate until April. There's no excuse for laziness. Kevin Roberts wants you to get moving and give winter canicross a go!

Furry Fitness: Fuzzy Buns Of Steel

Kevin Roberts and his pack feel the burn as they take on their first human/canine fitness class. Today is gym day with the dogs – our first actual clas…

Can Dogs Eat Grapes?

Can dogs eat grapes or raisins safely? Find out if this fruit is dangerous for your pet and what happens if they get their paws on it.

Seasonal Allergies Bring Scratches and Sniffles in Our Pets

Pets can react to seasonal allergies. Unusually warmer temperatures this season mean more allergic reactions, and experts offer professional suggestions.

Bacon and Eggs Dog Muffin Recipe

The best part of waking up has to be our Bacon and Eggs Dog Muffins. This is one treat that'll have your dog bright eyed and bushy tailed.

Can Dogs Eat Ice?

You use them to cool down your drink - frozen water, it doesn't get any simpler than that. But should you give ice to your dog to chew on?

Hanky Panky Blueberry Dog Treat Recipe

Keep the spirit of Valentine's Day alive with cookies made with love... and blueberries! Fall in love with this Hanky Panky Blueberry Dog Treat Recipe.

What is Factor Xl Deficiency in Dogs?

Factor XI Deficiency is a genetically inherited disease that's a form of hemophilia. Here's what you should know about the disease.