Could a Nip-Tuck Improve Your Pet’s Quality of Life?

The thought of " pet plastic surgery" would turn most animal lovers' stomachs. But are there times when it's needed to make life liveable for dogs and cats?

Can Dogs Get Pink Eye?

Conjunctivitis, commonly known as pink eye, is one of the more common ailments that affects the eyes and can happen to any of us. But can it affect dogs as well?

Christmas Cheese Dog Treat Recipe

Oh Christmas Cheese, Oh Christmas Cheese, how yummy in our tummies! I don’t know about your dog, but Oscar is a huge fan of cheese. With all of the che…

Best Glucosamine for Dogs

Glucosamine for dogs helps produce and repair cartilage which results in better mobility and healthier joints. Find out which supplements are the best ones!

Can Dogs Eat Bread?

You might be tempted to feed your pooch a bit of your sandwich. But can dogs eat bread? Read on to find out!

Beautiful Blueberry and Pumpkin Dog Treat Recipe

Blueberries remind me of warmer weather – and I could sure go for some of that right now. But that’s not going to happen (unless I hop on a plane…

Healthy Hound Grain-Free Dog Treat Recipe

We love our dogs and we want the best of everything for them. This heart-felt sentiment is the inspiration behind the Healthy Hound Grain-Free Dog Treat Reci…

What is a Double Merle Dog?

You've probably heard of a merle coat... but what about a double merle dog? This unusual coat coloring can bring with it a potential list of health problems.

What to Know About Chemotherapy for Dogs

A common treatment for humans, chemotherapy is also used for dogs. If your dog has cancer, chemotherapy may be a treatment option that could save his life.

Can Dogs Eat Ketchup?

These are the deets on dogs and ketchup- can they eat it, should they eat it, and what to do if your pooch already gobbled up some ketchup.

Beef and Rice Stir Fry Dog Food Recipe

When I want to eat healthy, I whip up a stir fry. After prep and cook time, it takes about 20 minutes, from counter to table. So that got me to thinking&hell…

Cheesy Tuna Dog Treat Recipe

These treats are like a homemade tuna casserole for your dog... only in smaller size and utensils aren't necessary!

How To Use a Dog Food Calculator

Did you know that you can calculate the amount of calories your dog eats per meal? Regulate your dog's caloric intake carefully with a dog food calculator.

How to Give Your Dog a Pill

If you've ever had to give your dog a pill, you know how difficult it can be. Here are some tips on how to make any pill easier to swallow.

Unleash The Hero In Your Dog By Donating Canine Blood

Did you know that your dog can donate blood? It’s true! Here’s why letting your dog donate blood can save the lives of countless pets. Its summer…

Very Cherry Berry Blast Dog Treat Recipe

Get ready for a blast of flavor – our Very Cherry Berry Blast Dog Treat Recipe will blow your dog away (in a good way, of course)!

This Smart Collar Could Be Warning You About Dog’s Seizures Via App

In addition to alerts, the smart collar will provide you with a seizure history, which helps your vet determine the best course of treatment.

Can I Give My Dog Aleve?

A common anti-inflammatory, Aleve is a popular over-the-counter drug you may use. But can you give your dog Aleve - is it safe?

All You Need to Know About Vet Telehealth

Veterinary telehealth, also known as pet telehealth, veterinary telemedicine, or virtual vet is a form of a remote veterinary practice – in other words, veterinarian-provided medical advice and services through any available communication technologies, just as call centers, smartphone apps, chats, etc.

Understanding the Basics About Degenerative Myelopathy in Dogs

A degenerative spinal disease, Degenerative Myelopathy can cause lameness in dogs. Here's what to look for and how to treat this illness.

BIXBI: Damn Near Perfect Dog Food For A Lot Of Reasons

We’re always looking to find dog foods that our dogs love, are good for them and are affordably priced. Our dogs’ health is important to us, and…

The Superdog Guide To Flyball

If your dog loves to fetch and run, and you are looking for a fun and challenging activity to engage him in, consider training your super pooch for flyball.

Dog With Digestive Problems Dines in “High Chair” Style

A Grand Rapids, Michigan family gives their dog the best seat at the table. She sits in doggy high chair to ensure food and drink go to her stomach.

99 Lives Project Uses Cat Genome Sequencing To Shed Light On Human Dis

University of Missouri researchers believe that the genetic makeup of cats may help identify new treatments for humans suffering from allergies, asthma, diab…

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…

6 Types of Dogs You’ll Meet on the Hiking Trail

If you hike into the woods today, you'll meet trail dogs come in all shapes and sizes. Here's our list of all the dogs you are likely to meet on the trails.

What You Don’t Know About Addison’s Disease In Dogs

Were going to go over Addisons Disease in dogs, so you can better understand it and help your dog live a normal, active life.

Frozen Pumpkin Dog Treat Recipe

Is the heat starting to wear your panting pooch down? Beat the heat! Pumpkin and banana blend perfectly in the coolest DIY frozen dog treat of the season.

Know Your Enemy: Most Common Types of Dog Fleas

‘Tis the season for those nasty little pests to come out of hiding and irritate you and your pet. Be on the lookout for these common types of dog fleas.

5 Alternatives to the Dreaded Cone of Shame

The cone of shame has been a burden hanging around the necks of pets for years. If you want to ditch the lamp shade, try one of these safe alternatives.

The Shift Toward Human Foods in Our Pet’s Diet

Does your dog's dinner look like your own? That's because our pet's food is becoming more like ours with every bite - just take a look at the ingredient label.

What is Ataxia in Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

A sensory dysfunction that causes a loss of balance, ataxia in dogs can be the sign of a serious problem. Here's what you need to know about the condition.

Follow Ingredients From Farm to Bag With New Open Farm Dog Food App

Thanks to Open Farm's new traceability app on its website, you'll know exactly what's in each bag and where the ingredients came from.

Bacon and Pumpkin Dog Treat Recipe

The Bacon & Pumpkin Dog Treat has a lot of sizzle. With pumpkin puree and peanut butter thrown into the mix, it's a 5-course breakfast packed into a treat.

Ps and Qs Dog Treat Recipe

Your dogs don't have to mind their manners around these homemade treats. And even though they're full of healthy ingredients, your dogs won't even notice.

The Benefits of Dog Meditation

We're not talking about the "Downward Dog" position. Have you tried dog meditation - it not only relaxes you, but helps your dog focus and keep calm.

Grain-Free Pumpkin Dog Treats

One of our readers, Elliot, asked us to come up with a few grain-free recipes for Asterix, his German Shepherd, and I was happy to oblige. You’ll be se…

What Should You Do With Unused Pet Pharmaceuticals and Care Products?

If you're just chucking heartworm pills and flea treatments in the trash, you're doing it wrong. And, according to a new study, you're not the only one.

Carrot Delight Dog Treat Recipe

When I make dog food for Oscar, I always throw in at least one carrot for good measure. Carrots are one of the wonderful veggies that humans and dogs can sha…

Can Dogs Eat Carrots?

Colorful, crunchy and tasty to boot. Who doesn’t love a good carrot? They’re an excellent low-fat alternative to the carb-heavy biscuit snack for…

What Is Better for Dog Arthritis, Heat or Cold?

One natural method of pain relief for dog arthritis is applying heat or cold to their joints. But which is better for dog arthritis, heat or cold – and when should you use them?

Spinach and Zucchini Dog Treat Recipe

Does your dog turn his nose up at vegetables? It’s time to get creative – why not hide them in some homemade dog treats? Genius!

Can I Give My Dog Advil?

You may be tempted to give your dog over-the-counter medication. If you've ever wondered, can I give my dog Advil, here's what you need to know.

Best Dog Sunscreen

Dog sunscreen protects your pooch from harmful UV rays and it's a must for most dogs. Here's which pooches need it and how to chose the right one!

Tick SR Makes Dog Tick Removal Quick and Painless

If your dog as ever had ticks, you never forget that experience. But there's a solution for quick and painless dog tick removal and it's called Tick-SR.

Tapeworms In Dogs Are More Than A Sticky Situation

Yep, it's gross! You may not want to bring up the subject of tapeworms in dogs at the dinner table, but you need to know about how they affect your pooch.

Can Dogs Eat Onions?

Some dogs will eat anything that drops in the kitchen. But when you're prepping your meals, make sure you're careful when cutting onions.

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.

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…

G & C Raw Expands Earlier Food Recall Due To Listeria Monocytogen

The makers of G & C Raw Cat and Dog food are expanding an earlier August recall to include all products that were made between February 27 and July 20, 2018.…

8 Signs Your Dog Wants to Go for a Walk

Who needs to go for a walk? You dog does! Here's how you can tell if your dog wants you to take him for a walk.

All About Elbow Dysplasia in Dogs

You may not have known this fact, but dogs do have elbows! And breeds of all sizes can be prone to elbow dysplasia in dogs.

Making a Case For Dietary Zinc in Your Dog’s Diet

You need to put the right amount of vitamins and minerals into your dog's diet. That's why knowing how much dietary zinc your dog is getting important.

Basic First Aid Tips for Dogs

Accidents happen... do you know how to handle first aid basics if your dog is hurt? Don't get caught unprepared when your pooch has a minor medical mishap.

How To Tell If Your Dog Is Underweight

Healthy weight is important- you don't want your pet to be too skinny nor too chubby. Here are some signs that your dog might be underweight.

Meloxicam for Dogs: Is It Safe?

As your dog ages, what can you do about joint problems? What about Meloxicam for dogs - can you give it to your arthritic canine?

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…

Get Fit With Fido: Exhilarating Workouts For You And Your Dog

The best personal trainer is your furry best friend! Get active, get healthy and get going – it’s time to kick 2015 off with cool physical activi…

Best Mosquito Repellents for Dogs

Mosquitos are not just pesky- they transmit heartworm disease. Make sure to protect your pooch on time with mosquito repellents for dogs.

What is Limp Tail Syndrome?

We all love to see a happy tail wagging. But have you ever heard of Limp Tail Syndrome? If you have a long-tailed dog, here's what you need to know.