Do I Have A Fat Dog? How To Tell If Your Dog Is Overweight

Does my butt look big in this collar? Here are a few tips to deal with a fat dog. Dogs are known for being voracious eaters – no matter how well you fe…

Tick Talk: Do All-Natural DIY Tick Repellents Really Work?

We’ve all heard the claims – there are all-natural essential oils that keep ticks off of dogs. But have you ever seen them work? Kevin Roberts takes it upon…

Making The Switch To A Raw Food Diet For Dogs?

We've been intrigued with all the talk about the raw food diet for dogs. We wanted to get a first-hand account of a pet parent who feeds their dog this diet

4 Sly Ways Pet Food Labels Are Misleading You

Here are the most common ways that pet food labels mislead you- and how to recognize it the next time you shop for your furball!

How Dogs Can Help Prevent Suicide

The winter months often lead to increased depression and thoughts of suicide. Dogs offer a unique form of furry therapy that helps get you out of your head.

Beef and Banana Bars Dog Treat Recipe

Beef and Banana - the two together may not sound that appetizing to you, but for dogs, it's a lip-smacking duo! A great way to re-energize your pup.

Whole Foods Market Launches Whole Paws Line Of Premium Pet Food

Natural grocery chain the latest to offer its own line of dogs and cat food What promises to be the latest trend in pet food, Whole Foods Market has jumped o…

Still No Answers as FDA Issues Update on Jerky Pet Treat Investigation

It's been almost 10 years since the investigation started, and there are no definitive answers as to why dogs are dying after eating imported jerky treats.

What Are Alternative Canine Energy Healing Techniques?

Pet parents are increasingly turning to alternative canine energy healing techniques to heal their dogs' physical and emotional problems.

How To Treat Common Eye Injuries in Dogs

It's important to keep an eye on your dog's vision. Not only should you be on the lookout for eye injuries, but you need to know how to treat them.

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.

Researchers Find Shared OCD Genes in Dogs, Humans, and Mice

Newest findings indicate that OCD, one of the shared conditions that can affect both us and our pets, can be identified through four genomes.

What is Alabama Rot?

A disease that first made an appearance in the 1980s, Alabama Rot can be fatal is not treated early. Keep an eye out for the symptoms to catch and treat it.

What Are Hot Spots on Dogs?

Hot spots on dogs are an itchy problem. A common canine skin condition, this problem gets worse the more your pooch scratches at it.

Do You Know the Best Snow for Skijoring?

It's snowing - so it's time to skijor! But if you're new to the sport, where do you go? Kevin Roberts has some tips to pick out primo skijor spots.

“I and Love and You” Dog Treats Recall

Certain packages of "I and love and you" are part of a voluntary recall. Cow-Boom! strips have been recalled because of potential Salmonella contamination.

Plant-Based High-Protein Dog Foods: Busting The Myth

It’s common knowledge. Dogs, like their ancestors, dig meat. Ask any dog, and they’ll tell you with their drooling. But do they need meat? Let&rs…

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.

Carrot and Banana Dog Cupcake Recipe

There's no reason why our dogs can't enjoy a pupcake when the occasion calls for one. That's why I'm sharing this Carrot and Banana Dog Cupcake Recipe.

Introducing Our Bone-ah-PetTreat Videos – Delicious Treats, Super Fa

We're going to show you how to make dog treats in a minute! Once you see how easy - and how good - they look, you'll be hooked on our Bone-ah-PetTreats!

How Second-Hand Smoke Affects Your Dog

Need another good reason to quit smoking? That nasty habit could be killing your dog! You probably already know the dangers of second-hand smoke for infants…

Take A Hike: Adventures In Dog Hiking Part 2

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…

Recall Alert: Bravo Pet Foods Recalls Select Dog And Cat Food

Recall Alert: Bravo Pet Foods is recalling select lots of Bravo Chicken pet foods for dogs and cats due to concerns of possible Salmonella contamination.

6 Tips To Improve Your Dog’s Physical Fitness

Get moving with your pooch with these tips on fun and free physical activitiesRegular exercise is incredibly important for your own health and fitness, but it is also necessary for your pet. The more active your pet is, the healthier he is going to be. You don’t necessarily need to take your dog on a 5-mile run every day, but there are some simple ways you can improve your pet’s physical fitness – and your own! In this article you will receive 6 helpful tips to get your pet to be more active and to improve his health.

Let’s Talk About Rotation Feeding for Dogs

While making sudden changes to your dog's dietary routine can cause tummy upset, it can be beneficial to change your dog's menu, called rotation feeding.

Should I Give My Dog Supplements?

Are you wondering if you should give your dog supplements, in addition to his diet? Your dog food dollars can go a lot further if you do! In a recent study b…

Pawp’s 24/7 Online Vet Clinic Saves You Money On Vet Bills – Here

This innovative online vet platform is a great alternative to classic pet insurance – with 24/7 access to licensed veterinarians, access to $3,000 for…

Pets & Mental Health: Are Psychiatric Drugs The Answer?

With the right dosage and a course of treatment, cats and dogs can go from aggressive and anxious to happy and content in a matter of months.

5 Serious Illnesses Caused by Canine Dental Disease

You don't just keep your dog's teeth to keep them pearly white. Here are five serious illnesses caused by canine dental disease.

SuperZoo 2018: Electric Ultrasound Toothbrush For Dogs Keeps Dentist A

Mira-Pet's electric Ultrasound Toothbrush System for dogs removes bacteria and tartar from a dog's teeth with silence and ease.

What on Earth is Earthdog?

Little dogs have a lot of energy - especially the ones that were bred to hunt and catch critters. You can put these skills to great use at Earthdog trials.

Warning: 6 Deadly Heartworm Myths

The truth about heartworm is out there - you just need to know the difference between fact and fiction. Here are 6 popular heartworm myths we dispel.

Buying Guide: Best Dog Food for Puppies of All Sizes

There is no best dog food for puppies that will fit all furballs- read on to find out what type of kibble is ideal for your new puppy.

Devilish Pumpkin And Apple Dog Treat Recipe

Feeling a bit naughty? Is your dog a little devil? Sometimes you have to let loose and let your inner devil come out... in the way of homemade dog treats!

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 k…

Crispy Chicken Dog Treat Recipe

For a snack that's paw-lickin' good, you've got to try this Crispy Chicken Dog Treat. No dog can resist the temptation of chicken... and why would he?

Dispelling the Myths About Urban Mushing

Urban mushing is gaining in popularity... and with it, more grumbles about if it's safe. If you come across a hater, here's how to challenge their concerns.

Blueberries Galore Dog Muffin Recipe

MMMMMMMMMuffins! Bake a batch of blueberry muffins for your dog. Packed pull of noms, these homemade muffins pack a punch of berry goodness.

Why Bad Dog Breath Is A Big Problem

What have you been eating? If your dog's breath smells like a dump (garbage or otherwise), there may be some health issues causing it.

Can Dogs Eat Coconut?

The short answer to the question can dogs eat coconut is- yes, when properly served and in moderation. But what does that mean, precisely?

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.

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.

What to Do With Dogs With Excess Energy

You have a dog with boundless amounts of energy - what can you do to expend it? Take a look at our tips to ensure your active dog is entertained.

Can Dogs Eat Cheese?

If you're wondering can dogs eat cheese safely, you've come to the right place. Find out all you need to know about giving dairy products to your pet!

Can Dogs Eat Pineapple?

To find out can dogs eat pineapple fresh or in treats, which parts of fruit are safe for dogs, and does eating pineapple has any benefits, read our guide!

Don’t Serve Up These Dangerous Foods For Dogs

There are some human vittles that are dangerous foods for dogs. Here are items, inside and outside of the house, you don't want your dog to ingest.

Spicy Topic: Can Dogs Eat Cinnamon?

Pooches love the taste of cinnamon... but is it safe? Can dogs eat cinnamon or not? Find out if you should be including it in your dog's diet.

5 Ways to Paddle With Your Pooch

There's no reason why your dog can't join you in your paddling adventures. Just hop into these paddle-powered watercraft that are perfect for pooches.

What is Holistic Dog Food?

You want to feed your dog the best dog food available, but there are so many types to choose from. Let's talk about holistic dog food and its benefits.

DIY Dog Treats: How to Make Frosty Watermelon Dog Treats [Video]

It's our first DIY Dog Treats video, straight from the Canine Kitchen. Follow along as we make a fan favorite - our Frosty Watermelon Dog Treat Recipe.

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…

Peggy’s Easy Beef Dog Food Recipe

I love when our readers reach out and offer us their own recipes to share with the community. Peggy sent me this one that she makes for her yellow Lab, Samps…

Ginger Snaps Dog Treat Recipe

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…

What Are the 6 Most Common Illnesses in Dogs?

At any age, dogs can suffer from canine ailments. Here are the six most common illnesses in dogs and what symptoms to look out for.

Can Dogs Eat Ice Cream?

A sweet treat on a hot treat - everyone loves ice cream. But should you be sharing your cone with your furry BFF? Read on to find out.

Do Dogs Cry?

Have you ever seen a dog's eyes well up with tears? Do dogs cry, and if so, can they feel emotions that can make them sad?

Best CBD Oils For Dogs

If you've been thinking about CBD oils for your pup, but weren't sure what you needed to know or where you could find quality products, we've got the low-down on top 10 best CBD oils for dogs.

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 Quickly Cool Your Dog Down

Like every other mammal, dogs can overheat. When your dog heats up, you need to act quickly to cool him down. Don’t panic, here’s how to do it

Harvest Apple Dog Muffin Recipe

Before you take them out of the oven, the scent of these Harvest Apple Muffins will make your mouth water. But paws off - these muffins are for dogs only!