Fleas and ticks are waking up from their winter sleep and are hungry. Before you apply a topical solution, read up on how flea and tick medication works.
You've got an emergency on your hands - you need to think fast. What do you do? Keep these tips around in case you have a poison emergency.
Your dog has started turning his nose up as soon as you place the bowl in front of him. Why has your dog suddenly become a picky eater?
Here are some important reasons why you need to keep your dog’s smile healthy Dental health is often overlooked in dogs. Owners expect their dogs to ha…
If you thought that keeping your dog “heart healthy” was simply down to controlling his weight and getting in some exercise, you’d only be partially right.
A bounty of autumn goodness, our Butternut Squash Soup Recipe for Dogs is ideal as a starter or a mixer. Serve it warm or cold!
A condition that affects the cornea in your dog's eye, Pannius in dogs is a hereditary condition that progresses with age. Learn more about what pannus is.
In Part 3 of her series on Dry vs. Wet dog food, Sabine Contreras, Canine Care and Nutrition Consultant, goes over a few popular myths of feeding wet food, a…
I bought some new cookie cutters and I couldn’t wait to try them out. And the Almond Butter Dog Treat Recipe was the perfect dough to sink them into. Not onl…
New Year's Resolutions feel like an impossible to-do list and we give them up quickly. But would you be more likely to keep them if they involved your dog?
Give peas a chance- or not? Here's all the important information on peas and the beneficiial effect they have on our dogs.
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…
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?
Flea shampoo for dogs is one of the most efficient pet products for eliminating blood-sucking parasites from your pet's fur.
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.
Dashing through the kitchen... to get their paws on these delicious treats! Bake up a batch of our Pumpkin Molasses Dog Treats for the holidays.
The latest research points out the sudden rise of potentially deadly dog diseases that are transmitted by insects, in areas where they weren't seen before.
A disease that's hard to digest, pancreatitis in dogs requires a total change in lifestyle and careful monitoring. What you can do and how to treat it.
Dogs with underbites have a certain look - it gives them a stern yet adorable demeanor. Known as canine malocclusion, here's what you need to know.
The Food and Drug Administration published a report following their investigation- here is the list of pet food brands linked to cardiac disease in dogs.
Following a class action lawsuit and investigation against Big Heart pet foods, the FDA has issued recalls for dog foods following reports of pet illness.
If you’re scratching your head wondering what the heck is papain and where or why would you even begin to look for it, the answers are easy. The natural version of papain is found in your grocery store’s produce section and you may recognize it better as papaya.
The summer is too short to be spent in the kitchen. That’s why you’ll love this Frozen Mixed Summer Berry Dog Treat Recipe. It took me five minutes to make.…
The big day arrives – Oscar and I take our first steps toward becoming hikers It was a beautiful Saturday morning when Oscar and I made our way to hiki…
Diet dog foods are designed to provide your pet with all the nutrients he needs to be healthy while cutting back on calories.
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.
Nothing quenches your thirst like a glass of cold water. But is it safe for your dog to drink ice cold water?
No chocolate for dogs this holiday season! Use doggy-safe carob instead to stuff his stocking with homemade treats that are made with love.
A slight squeeze of lemon gives the Coconut Lemon Dog Treat Recipe a tang that pooches will love. And it goes so well with coconut.
An affordable pet care program is here for you and your pet from Vital Care by Petco. Find out the perks and benefits of this program.
SuperZoo is full of products that'll make natural-minded pet parents go gaga - like the new line from Mary's Nutritionals & Elite Botanicals.
Initially created to treat epilepsy, Pexion turned out to be quite effective when it comes to treating noise aversion and anxiety, as well.
It turns out a balanced diet is more than just throwing a bunch of ingredients in a bowl. We talk to an expert about what it takes to be a dog nutritionist.
For tick and flea awareness month, PetGuide.com has a list of the best-rated flea preventions and remedies on Amazon � based on customer reviews.
Dogs get acid reflux, just like humans do. You can't leave this condition untreated, so let's talk about Esomeprazole for dogs.
Have you ever thought about adding a unique protein to your dog's diet? Here's why you should, and a few novel proteins to try!
Some foods don't sit well with certain dogs. Dogs with sensitive stomachs can suffer from tummy aches and more. Here's how you can settle a sensitive belly.
They're gross and you've probably had to clean them from your dog's peepers at some point. But what exactly are dog eye boogers and should you be concerned?
Peanut butter and jelly - that's what your dog wants in his belly. Try our take on the iconic lunchtime sandwich!
If you’re in a bit of a rush and don’t have many ingredients to work with, the 4 Ingredients Dog Treat Recipe will be right up your alley. We lov…
You’re likely familiar with what Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is and what it may look like in humans. But did you know that up to nearly a fifth of res…
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.
Right now, my kitchen smells better than any air freshener you could buy at Bath & Body Works. It’s all thanks to this new Ginger Snaps Dog Treat Recip…
It isn't always easy for your pet to tell you when they aren't feeling their best. Thankfully, attentive cat and dog parents can still help monitor their pet's health by paying attention to five signs of overall wellbeing.
A trip to the vet? No thank you! If your dog hates going to see the veterinarian, there are things you can do to ensure a less stressful visit.
Pet International, Inc., of Miami, Florida is recalling 1500 units of 6” Beef Trachea Pet Treat because it has the potential to be contaminated with Sa…
Here are my Top 5 Peanut Butter Dog Treat Recipes. Dogs love PB, it's packed with health benefits (the natural kind) and it helps bind the mixture together.
Blue Buffalo has issued a voluntary product recall for its Life Protection Formula Fish and Sweet Potato Recipe for Dogs formula.
There are many water-borne illnesses canines can unwillingly pick up. Pet parents need to know about leptospirosis in dogs and how to treat this disease.
Every pet is unique – from their looks and personalities to their health and dietary needs.
I'm seeing more sweet potato treats in pet stores. It gave me the idea of coming up with a Sweet Potato Dog Biscuit Recipe that you could make at home.
Frozen treats for dogs can be in the form of ice cream for pets or simply frozen fruits or veggies your pooch loves to nibble on – the possibilities are endless. However, not all frozen treats are safe for dogs.
Did you know that most dogs will suffer from gum disease during their life? Here's how you can help stop gingivitis in dogs.
I think this Peanut Butter and Cheese Dog Treat Recipe may be a new favorite at our house. I already had all of the ingredients on hand!
Big dogs are wonderful, but because of their size, often come with their own set of health problems. One of these issues is chronic sesamoiditis.
Release your inner Yeti this winter and bring your dog along for the snowshoeing adventure! Snowshoeing is fantastic exercise, not to mention an avalanche of…
You share almost everything with your dog - but can you get him sick? This is reverse zoonosis, and there's a risk you can pass something to an animal.
What happens when Fido gets too much sun? The same thing that happens to his humans. It hurts! So, it’s important to know what to do if your dog gets t…
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.