Amazon Introduces Wag, a New Dog Food Available to Prime Subscribers

Mega-retailer Amazon has joined the profitable pet product industry with the introduction of its own brand of pet products, a new division called Wag.

Nestle Opens $220 Million Pet Food Factory In Mexico

What are your thoughts? New pet food plant in Mexico means more jobs, but how will this sit with North American pet parents, and will it affect the brand?

7 Doggy Dangerous (and Surprising) Things That Contain Xylitol

When ingested, Xylitol can be deadly for dogs. But did you know that these common household items contain this toxic chemical?

J.M. Smucker Pet Food Recall for Euthanasia Drug Includes Gravy Train,

The FDA is alerting pet owners about potential pentobarbital contamination in certain canned dog foods manufactured by The J.M. Smucker Company.

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.

Tail Waggin’ Peanut Butter and Bacon Dog Treats Recipe

When you mix bacon with peanut butter youve got a recipe for great yumminess! Thats why this Peanut Butter and Bacon Dog Treats Recipe will be a huge hit.

Is Carob Safe for Dogs?

It looks like chocolate, but carob offers a different flavor and sweetness to baked goods. Are looks deceiving - is carob safe for dogs?

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?

All About Poison Ivy in Dogs

Poison ivy can be much more than just a pain to your pooch. Here's what you should know about poison ivy in dogs and what to do if your dog comes in contact with it.

What is Dog Bloat?

For canines, dog bloat is a serious problem that can cause damaging and irreparable harm. There are things you can you do to stop and treat it.

Study: Canine Cancers Linked To Common Lawn Chemicals

Alarming research links canine malignant lymphoma (CML) with lawn pesticides, and has may have implications to the impact of chemicals on humans as well.

Kale and Apple Dog Treat Recipe

Wouldn't it be great if you dog loved leafy greens as much as he loves treats? We combined the two with our Kale and Apple Dog Treat Recipe.

Beat the Heat: Tips for Canicrossing in Hot Weather

How hot is too hot to go canicrossing? When the weather heats up, be sure you're well prepared for exercising in hotter temperatures.

How Long Can You Leave a Dog Alone?

Whether you've got errands to run or you've got to go to work, there are some places your dog can't go. But how long can you leave a dog alone at home for?

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.

Can Dogs Eat Oranges?

The short answer to the question can dogs eat orange would be yes, but knowing how much to give is crucial. Read more to learn all about citrus and dogs!

Understanding Canine Parovirus

Knowing all the important details about Canine Parovirus can help you diagnose, seek treatment and prevent this deadly illness from affecting your dog.

3 Tender Ways Pets Benefit Your Heart Health

Does your pet make your heart skip a beat? It's no secret that our pets make us feel happier, but did you know they actually help us to be heart happy, too?

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.

Ehrlichiosis in Dogs: What It Is and How To Prevent It

Ticks are more than just a pest - they can actually transmit deadly diseases such as Ehrlichiosis. Let's talk about what this is and how to prevent it.

Everything You Need to Know About Ear Mites in Dogs

Just as nasty as ticks and fleas, ear mites can cause just as many problems for your dog. Know what to watch for and how to get rid of ear mites in dogs.

Best Automatic Feeders for Dogs

Having an automatic feeder for dogs in your household can help with your pet's digestive and overall health and keep their weight at an optimal level.

Best Melatonin for Dogs

Melatonin for dogs helps your pet cope better with stressful situations and anxiety by supplementing much-needed sleep hormone.

Grain-Free Almond Delight Dog Treat Recipe

Next up in my adventures in grain-free baking is almond flour. After baking with almond flour, my house smelled amazing! But it’s not just the smell th…

Top 10 Surprising Superfoods for Super Pets

When it comes to your pet's well being, you want your Super Pet to be running at his best. Rev up his diet with these Top 10 Superfoods!

Oh Baby! Gluten-Free Sweet Potato Dog Treat Recipe

This recipe hack has made my life easier, while keeping all the health and flavor in these homemade dog cookies! I often eat sweet potato because of the tast…

Obesity Treatments: Tipping The Scale For Fat Dogs

Obesity is a growing problem with pooches and even a few extra pounds make a difference. Here are some ways you can treat this weighty issue for fat dogs

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…

What is Laryngeal Paralysis in Dogs?

A disease that can affect a dog's ability to eat and breathe, laryngeal paralysis can be deadly. Here's what you need to know and what symptoms to look for.

The 411 On Colitis In Dogs

A disease that can be a serious pain in the behind, learn what you can do about Colitis in dogs. This condition affects the dog's colon, or large intestine.

The Best-Rated Flea Treatments and Preventions on Amazon

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.

5 Tip-Top Health Tips For Senior Dogs

Older dogs come with their own set of unique issues that require preventive measures to ensure your dog continues to enjoy a happy life. He’s not the y…

Is Ice Water Really Dangerous for Dogs?

Ice water for dogs? Is that even safe for them? Let’s separate fact from fiction and get to the cold, ice hard truth! You probably already know that th…

Take A Hike: Adventures In Dog Hiking Part 1

A-hiking we will go! Oscar and I take on the challenge of dog hiking Oscar and I decided we needed a new challenge this summer. We’re not the most athl…

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…

What Is Patellar Luxation In Dogs?

Patellar Luxation in dogs can be a pain in the knee - is your pooch at risk? Let's talk about go over the basics, its symptoms, and treatment options.

4 Fabulous Benefits Of Olive Oil For Dogs

An amazing addition to your pooch's diet, olive oil for dogs packs a healthy punch. Here are a few reasons why you should share olive oil with your canine.

5 Foot-Friendly Tips That Will Save Your Athletic Dog’s Paws

Paw injury is common in athletic dogs. If your dog participates in any kind of sport, prevent cut or blown paw pads with these pawsome tips.

What is a Holistic Veterinarian?

Illness in pets can sometimes be linked to both physical and mental causes - a holistic veterinarian looks at both in order to determine treatment.

Chlorine or Saltwater Pools: Which is Best for Dogs?

When the days get hot, your dog may want to jump in the pool to cool off. But should you go with chlorine or saltwater in your pool - which option is better for your dog?

What Do You Know About Whipworms In Dogs?

As one of the most common - and treatable - parasites that your pooch can pick up, here's what you need to know about whipworms in dogs.

Wild Wheat Dog Treat Recipe

A double dose of wheat goodness - whole wheat flour and wheat bran. Our Wild Wheat Dog Treat Recipe also includes cornmeal, peanut butter and chicken broth.

5 Benefits of Playing With Your Dog

Did you need a reason to play with your dog? We have 5 great benefits why you should play fetch with Fido.

5 Pet Portaging Tips For Canoeing With Your Dog

Here’s something I’ve always wanted to do – go on a canoeing trip with Oscar. For outdoor adventure Kevin Roberts, it’s just another…

How to Treat a Dog’s Dry Nose

We all know that a wet dog nose means a healthy pooch. But how do you treat a snout that's gone dry? Here are a few things you can try.

Why Dental Health Is So Important For Dogs?

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…

5 Common Pet Food Ingredients That Could Harm Your Dog

Do you know what goes into your pet's bowl? Find out how to read pet food labels and recognize dangerous ingredients like pesticides and known carcinogens.

Coconut Lemon Dog Treat Recipe

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.

Should Your Dog Be Eating Lectins?

You closely monitor what your dog eats. But what are lectins and should your dog be eating them? Let's talk about what you should do.

7 Common Veterinary Treatments For Dog Allergies

Sneezing, itching, licking, runny eyes - dog allergies can present in many ways and come from different sources. Here's how you can give your dog relief.

Recall Alert: Nature’s Variety Recalls Instinct Raw Chicken Formula

Nature's Variety has announced a voluntary recall of their Instinct Raw Chicken Formula for dogs with due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Gluten Free Pumpkin Coconut Dog Treat Recipe

Perfect for dogs who can't eat gluten, this recipe combines pureed pumpkin with coconut flour for a treat that's easy on the tummy.

4 Crucial Considerations When Feeding Small Breed Dogs Vs. Large Breed

Not all dog breeds are made the same. Did you know that different sizes, of dogs need different diets? Here is why there is a meal for every kind of dog.

Owner Behavior to Blame for Pet Obesity, Researchers Reveal

According to new research, it seems that we should start with changing our behavior if we want our pets to stay healthy and in top shape.

6 Types of Bacteria That Can Make Your Dog Sick

You never know when your dog can pick up an illness. These are the six most common types of bacteria that can make your dog sick.

Can Dogs Eat Marshmallows?

You’re sitting round the campfire after a full day of hiking and swimming with your pooch. Suddenly, you have the urge to toast up some marshmallows so…

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…

8 Sure-Fire Dog Constipation Home Remedies

At some point in his life, your dog will get constipated. But as a pet parent, there are some home remedies you can try to help with dog constipation.

What Is Von Willebrand in Dogs?

Von Willebrand in dogs occurs because of a deficiency of von Willebrand Factor. It is responsible for blood clotting, a carrier protein for coagulation Factor VIII.

Top 10 Daily Toxins That Can Harm Your Dog

Your pet is a living being that can succumb to toxins in the environment we don't even think about. Here's what they are and how to get rid of them.