Winter Workout: The Frost-Savvy Snowshoe Dog

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…

More Dog Food Recalls Due To Listeria and Salmonella

Another group of dog food recalls has gone out, warning dog parents about the potential for salmonella and listeria--is your dog's brand on the list?

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.

5 Disc Doggin’ Tips For Sporty Noobs

Disc doggin' is a great way to have some fun in the summer sun with your best four legged friend. Here's what you need to know before you start out.

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!

Docusate Sodium for Dogs: Uses, Dosage, and Side Effects

Is your dog all bunged up? He may need a little help in the poop department. Let's talk about Docusate Sodium for dogs.

Best Dog Treats

Dog treats are much more than snacks for your pooch: you can use them in training, as a supplement, or to keep their teeth clean and their breath fresh.

Simple Tips to Protect Your Dog From Snakes

Summer is snake season - out on a hike, up at the cottage, or even in your backyard. Watch your step with these tips to protect your dog from snake bites.

Beef Pupcake Dog Food Recipe

In the introduction of my recipes, I usually write about what I like best about the dish I just made or about an ingredient that stands out. But this time, I…

Do Dogs Have Belly Buttons?

Is it an innie or an outie? No, we're not talking about you - we're talking about your dog! Have you ever noticed if your dog has a belly button?

Roll Out The Oats Dog Treat Recipe

It’s time to roll out the yumminess with our Roll Out The Oats Dog Treat Recipe. There’s a little bit of everything in here and it all adds up to…

How to Clean Your Dog’s Teeth Naturally

It's important to keep your dog's teeth pearly white. And if you'd like to keep them clean the natural way, we have a few suggestions for you to try.

What A Treat: Choosing The Best Dog Treats

Your dog deserves a treat now and then. But how do you pick the best dog treats for your pooch? Let's go over what to look for and when to give them.

Mango Madness Frozen Dog Treat Recipe

Oh my - so many mangoes! Blend a few of these summer staples together for a homemade frozen dog treat that will leave your pup panting.

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.…

Sweet Potato Dog Biscuit Recipe

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.

Double Peanut Dog Treat Recipe

What's better than peanut butter dog treats? Our Double Peanut Dog Treat Recipe has a few crushed peanuts to give it some more lip-smacking flavor.

SAD: Seasonal Affective Disorder in Dogs

Dogs do get SAD. Shorter days and less sunlight can cause Seasonal Affective Disorder in dogs. Here's what to look for and how to treat it.

How to Transition Your Pet to New Pet Food

Transitioning your pet to new pet food doesn't have to be stressful - check out our step-by-step process of switching your pet to a new food.

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!

7 Common Symptoms Of Diabetes In Dogs

It's important that owners are able to recognize the symptoms of diabetes in dogs in order to get their pooch into the veterinarian and treated right away.

What’s All the Controversy Around Hybrid Vigor in Dogs?

From breeders to pet parents, it seems like everyone has an opinion about hybrid vigor. But what is it and is it a good or bad thing?

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…

Are You In The Know About Organic Dog Food?

If you are considering switching your dog to an organic pet food formula, take the time to learn what organic dog food really is before you buy.

Should Dogs Drink Ice Cold Water?

Nothing quenches your thirst like a glass of cold water. But is it safe for your dog to drink ice cold water?

The Amazing Benefits Of Apple Cider Vinegar For Dogs

A holistic remedy that's picking up popularity in pet parents, we've been hearing lots of great things about the benefits of apple cider vinegar for dogs.

What is Cerebellar Ataxia in Dogs?

Does your dog have a problem with coordination or falling down? He may not just be clumsy - it could be Cerebellar Ataxia.

What is Canine Blastomycosis?

If you go out to the woods today, you may be in for a big surprise. Canine blastomycosis is a fungal infection your dog can pick up in the great outdoors.

The Five Signs of Pet Health

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.

Why is My Dog Lethargic?

Is your dog lethargic? You may be inclined to dismiss it as being the heat, him being tired, or boredom, it may be something entirely different.

Why Do Your Dog’s Paws Smell Like Corn Chips?

Have you noticed a certain smell in the air after your dog licks his paws? We looked into why a dog's paws emit a corn chip scent - here's what we found.

DIY Dog Treats: How to Make Easy-Peasy Dog Treats [Video]

Look what Oscar and I whipped up in the Canine Kitchen (better known as Oscar's Nom Nom Hut)? These Easy Peasy Dog Treats are a breeze to make and eat!

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.

Cannabidiol Soft Chews May Help Dogs With Separation Anxiety

You've heard a lot about medical marijuana - it contains phytonutrients that can help inflammation and pain. Now, these benefits are available for your dog!

4 Dog Mushing Mistakes That Make You Look Like a Noob

Bad habits are hard to break, so why not avoid them in the first place? Steer clear of these dog mushing mistakes that make you look like a rookie.

What Experts Say You Need To Know About COVID-19 And Your Dog

There's so much news out there about CoVid-19 and pets, and some of it seems conflicting. That's why we asked the expert - Dr. Jerry Klein, Chief Veterinary Officer of the American Kennel Club.

The Benefits Of Probiotics For Dogs

Does your pooch have a rumbly tummy? This could be a digestive issue - here's how probiotics for dogs help his system run smoothly.

What is Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome?

Flat-faced breeds have a look all their own - they also have unique health problems. One of them is Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome.

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.

Best Dry Dog Food

High-quality, well-balanced dry dog food can make sure that your pet gets all the necessary nutrients, vitamins, and energy just from kibble.

Research Suggests Better Survival Rates for Dogs With Bloat

Gastric dilation and volvulus, or bloat, can be deadly to dogs, but recent research is showing that it's not as much the death sentence as it was once.

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?

Gluten Allergies And Intolerance In Dogs

Does your dog need to go wheat free or is it a passing fad? Here's what you need to know about gluten allergies and intolerance in dogs.

Dogs Get A Kick Out Of Kicksledding

Uur resident expert on all sports that include dog pulling wants to introduce you to another cold weather activity you can do with your dogs - kicksledding.

Paw CBD: Walking Dogs Away From Worry

Whether it’s for ailments or stress, Paw CBD has the chew or oil to support your dog’s overall well-being – while you save 20% off! Our do…

New Findings Reveal CBD Oil Could Help Epileptic Dogs

The results are impressive: about 90 percent of the epileptic dogs that were given the CBD oil as part of the study had fewer seizures as a result.

Dry Vs. Wet Dog Foods: Which Is The Right Choice? Part 2

Are you thinking about feeding your dog wet food? In the second part of her series, Sabine Contreras, Canine Care and Nutrition Consultant, takes a look at t…

5 Stress-Free Ways To Deal With Dog Separation Anxiety

Dog separation anxiety is a common condition in canines. It affects dogs of all ages and breeds and can cause serious distress and injury to your pooch.

The Debate Over Anesthesia- and Sedation-Free Pet Dentistry

To sedate or not to sedate - that's the question when it comes to anesthesia-free pet dentistry. Are there any benefits to the sedation-free procedure?

Cheesy Bacon and Apple Dog Treat Recipe

Nothing brings Oscar into the kitchen faster than me frying up some bacon. I don’t do it too often – it’s an occasional treat for the two o…

New Generations of Pet Owners Are Ditching Cheap Pet Food Brands for P

Millenial pet parents are re-thinking what a healthy diet means for their cats and dogs- and putting major pet food brands out of business in the process.

Can My Dog Have Fish Oil?

We know about the benefits of fish oil for humans, but what about for dogs? Here's what you need to know about fish oil and dogs.

Homemade Dehydrated Dog Jerky Recipe

I love our readers - they are so helpful and have some really awesome ideas. Linda Dwyer passed along an idea for a Homemade Dehydrated Dog Jerky Recipe.

Dog Teeth Cleaning Without Anesthesia

Keeping your dog's teeth clean is an important part of his wellbeing. If you're taking your dog to a vet for a teeth cleaning, there are options that don't include anesthesia.

Best Flea and Tick Prevention Medication for Dogs

Arm your precious pet with proper protection from dangerous parasites. Here are the top 10 flea and tick prevention medication products for dogs!

Natura Pet Issues Voluntary Recall Over Salmonella Concerns

Natura Pet has issued a voluntary recall of its dry kibble due to possible Salmonella, including EVO, Innova, California Natural, and Healthwise dog foods.

Peanut Butter and Cheese Dog Treat Recipe

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!

FDA Alert: Pet Foods and Treats May Contain Hormones That Trigger Hype

The FDA warns that pet food and treats made with livestock gullets have the potential to contain thyroid tissue and thyroid hormones.

Frozen Mixed Summer Berry Dog Treat Recipe

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.…

What Are the 7 Most Common Musculoskeletal Issues in Dogs?

Seen in large-breed dogs, musculoskeletal problems can put a lot of stress on your dog's bones or joints. Here are the 7 most common issues to look out for.