Tags might not be enough – here’s why your should be microchipping your dog. According to the ASPCA, over 8 million animals wind up in animal she…
There’s something to the motto “Always be prepared” – especially when it comes to what to do with your dog during an emergency situat…
How can we make sure our pets are protected if there is an emergency in our home? Read on to find out how to protect pets from emergencies at home. I love my…
This grass is picturesque, but running through a field of it could pose serious problems for your pooch. Here's why foxtails can be a pain to your dog.
Everybody knows what's best for your dogs. More than most, Kevin Roberts gets an earful of unsolicited opinions about how he raises his dogs.
From grape poisoning to insect bites, here are some need-to-know tips to keep your four-legged best friend's tail wagging this summer.
Does your doggy like to paddle in the water? Don't jump into the deep end until you read up on these important swim safety tips for dogs.
With all of those open spaces to explore, your dog couldn't be happier with his country life. Ensure he gets the most out of it with these safety tips.
How are you going to take care of your pet during a natural disaster? Pre-planning is key, and Help2Pet.com can help when everything goes wrong.
With housing developments expanding into wooded areas, it's not uncommon to hear of coyote attacks on pets. Here's how to protect your furry loved ones.
It's the perfect time to go for a hike in the woods - but it's also hunting season. Keep these dog-friendly safety tips in mind when going for an fall hike.
Hand’s on tips for keeping dog paws safe and healthy As humans, our hands are some of the most important tools we own – we use them to eat, to pe…
All dogs can swim, right? Not so fast - before you let your pooch jump in the water, make sure you know what to consider when buying a life jacket for your dog.
Keep your dog safe, happy and calm during the spooky festivities this Halloween Halloween will soon be here, and while we know that it’s all in good fu…
Are you trying to catch ‘em all and walk your dog? It can be done safely! Catch these 10 Pokémon Go tips while out walking your dog.
April marks the beginning of Pet First Aid Awareness Month. To keep your pooch out of harm's way, dog safety expert Melanie Monteiro offers up these tips.
It's bear season, which may put a damper on your fall dog hikes. Should you put bear bells on your dog's collar, or are you ringing up the wrong tree?
Even dogs need to learn manners! We serve up dog park etiquette that all refined pooches should bone up on. Emily Post is quoted as saying: “Whenever t…
When you're out for a walk by the water, keep your dog away from this wild flower. Water hemlock is one of the most toxic plants to dogs.
It's time to move to a new house. While you're packing and picking up boxes, how do you ensure that your pet is kept safe?
Before you set sail, let's go over some safety tips that will come in handy this summer. You want this trip for your dog on a boat to go ship-shape!
This Thanksgiving, your pets will no doubt be included in the festivities. Here's what you need to know to make sure your dogs and cats don't overindulge.
There's nothing more heartbreaking than when a family pet disappears. Here's what to do if someone's lost dog has wandered into your care.
Who are you going to call when there’s a dog emergency? Other than your vet and local 24-hour animal hospital, here are essential numbers to have besid…
Dogs are known to be avid swimmers, but it's important to outfit your pup with a pooch PFD. Plus, we give your our picks for the best dog life jackets.
July 15 is National Pet Fire Safety Day - do you have a fire plan? Here's what you can do to ensure that your pet and home are safe from flames and smoke.
A new report released by Subaru and the Center For Pet Safety has shared the safest and most dangerous places for pets in an SUV.
Even though accidents do happen, there's plenty you can do to prevent your dog from getting hit by a car. Here are our seven tips for keeping your dog safe.
Help! Kevin Roberts has fallen and he can’t get up! Here’s what he learned about what it means to be a prepared pet parent during a human medical…
You know what ruins a perfectly good walk with your dogs? Coyotes! Avoid unpleasant encounters with these five tips from Kevin Roberts.
Are you for or against retractable dog leashes? I'm not a huge fan, but I know pet parents who won't leave home without them. Here are some pro and cons.
There are precautions to take when you pull out of the driveway. Let's go over a few mistakes you may be making when it comes to dog car safety.
If you go out to the woods with your dog today, you don't want to be in for a big surprise - like meeting up with a bear! Stay safe with these tips.
How does your garden grow? Does it contain poisonous plants for dogs? Some of the most commonly kept houseplants are incredibly toxic to dogs.
We love Halloween at PetGuide.com. But we're also aware that for some dogs, it's not fun. That's why we put together these Halloween safety tips for dogs.
Prepare your pet for a tornado warning. With storm season approaching, keep these tips in mind to keep your pets safe when you need to take shelter.
Did you know that children are the most at-risk group when it comes to dog bites? That's why it's important to teach kids how to behave around canines.
1 in 3 pets will get lost at some point in their lives. For identification that will stick with your pooch , you should think about a dog microchip.
Jogging at night with your dog can be hazardous if you don't have the right gear. Light up the dark with the Spots Light LED Dog Collar and Leash.
Your balcony may boast a sweeping city view, but is it safe for your dog? Take these pooch-preventive measures before letting your dog venture out.
Mobile phones are for much more than making calls. Keep an eye on your pet's health with our top eight picks for dog safety apps.
Ho, ho... oh no! We love the festive holiday season so much that we often forget about the hidden dangers that the season bring for dogs.
There are a lot of good reasons why people like running with a dog at night. We've put together some tips for running with a dog at night.
Make this a happier holiday season with tips that will keep your pets safe The holidays are a happy, joyful time. There’s so much going on and so much…
Are you ready for a house fire? What happens if you're not at home and your pets are inside? Here are four tips to keep your pets safe from house fires.
Moving is a long process, so you'll want to simplify as much as possible. We've put together a few tips to make moving with dogs safe and stress-free.
You want to take your dog everywhere with you, but it's just not possible. Ensure your dog's home alone time is safe with a few simple house hacks.
Did you know that "Contact Voltage" causes serious dangers to dogs during winter walks? Here's how to stay safe and avoid this hidden threat.
Bears, and coyotes, and porcupines – oh my! Outback expert Kevin Roberts reminds you to keep your eye out for certain wild animals if you’re out…
Nothing is more satisfying than leaving your house and going on vacation - along with your dog. Here's what you need to know before flying with a dog.
Helpful spring safety tips for dogs and pet parents What is that we finally see? Could it be? Yes, it is! A patch of grass! The snow is melting, the sun is s…
For dogs, fireworks aren't cause for celebration. When the light show starts, they take cover! Here's how to protect your dog during the Fourth of July.
Kevin Roberts just finished renovating his house, and as a dog dad, that means that extra precautions had to be taken to keep his pooches safe. Here are a fe…
Summer is fleeting, which is why you want to make the most of it with your dog. If you're hiking, keep these tips in mind to keep your dog safe.
National Dog Bite Prevention Week helps shed a light on how to teach children to understand doggy body language and the danger of ignoring warning signs. W…
If thunder and lightning have your dog running for cover, we’ve got some tips to keep them safe Personally, I love thunderstorms – as long as I&r…
Always be prepared! Having Dog First Aid Kits stashed where you need them most will ensure you can treat your dog for injuries if he ever gets hurt.
Unless you're roasting wieners, campfires and dogs shouldn't mix! Kevin Roberts offers some fire safety tips to remember when camping with your dogs.
Many dog owners look forward to hiking in the woods with their pooches. But it's prime bear season, and Kevin Roberts has tips on how to keep your distance.
You're the type of person who can't walk past a dog without petting it. Before you offer a scratch, remember the etiquette for meeting a stranger's dog.