14 Best Shih Tzu Shampoos: Buyer’s Guide + Reviews

best shih tzu shampoo

A well-groomed Shih Tzu with flowing locks is a sight worth beholding. Their natural beauty has made these pups one of the more popular breeds. But their classy appearance requires special care and attention. Parents of Shih Tzus know that the iconic appearance of their furbabies takes regular grooming and bathing. Without proper care, these … Read more

10 Best Indestructible & Chew Proof Dog Collar: Buyer’s Guide & Reviews

chew proof dog collar

Do you have a dog that chews just about everything in sight? If you’ve ever come home to destroyed plants, pillows, books, or furniture, you understand the frustration. Most puppies chew stuff. Fortunately, they usually grow out of the behavior…but not always.One thing that some habitual chewers like to dig their teeth into is their … Read more

26 Best Dog Foods With Glucosamine: Dry Food, Canned & Treats

dog food with glucosamine

As your furbaby ages, you may have concerns about his mobility and comfort. That’s natural because 20% of pups will experience some form of arthritis during their lifetime. As a matter of fact, experts from The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine estimate that 60% of older pooches will suffer from this degenerative condition. … Read more

Best 22 Commercial Dog Foods for Cushing’s Disease: Dry, Canned, Treats & Supplements

commercial dog food for cushing's

We want to give our furbabies the best quality of life, and that includes their diet. But, when our canine companions have an endocrine disorder like Cushing’s disease, the food we give them gains more importance. That’s because proper nutritional therapy can help you control the progress of this disease and may prolong your pal’s … Read more

Tree of Life Seeds Review: Hemp Oil for Dogs (full Spectrum PCR)

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Because of their reported anti-inflammatory, pain-relieving, anti-anxiety, and other properties, CBD oil products are gaining popularity as natural remedies for humans. What about our furbabies? Can hemp oil help aging dogs with arthritis or pups that struggle with anxiety? If these products had been around when I was in small animal practice, they would have been … Read more

25 Best Dog Foods For Yorkies: Dry, Canned, Treats & Supplements

best dog food for yorkies

As one of the smallest breeds, Yorkshire Terriers have some unique challenges. Their diminutive size means their stomachs can’t hold as much food as larger dogs. These furbabies also have a high metabolism and energy level. We reviewed 25 products available on the market to help you find the best dog food for your Yorkie. … Read more

MCT Oil for Dogs: 14 Best Coconut Oil Supplements For Your Pup

MCT Oil for dogs

You’ve probably been hearing about the benefits of Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCT) in your diet. What about Fido? Dogs can also experience positive results from having ingredients like coconut oil added to their daily food.  We’ll review 14 products to help you find the best MCT oil for your furry friend’s needs. As always, consult … Read more

102 Scientific Benefits of Having a Dog

Benefits Of Having A Dog

We call them man’s best friend for a reason. Did you know that having a dog offers you myriad benefits at any age or stage of life? It’s true, and there’s research that backs it up. Let’s look at 102 benefits of having a dog. I’ve divided them into categories so that you can filter … Read more

34 Best High Fiber Dog Foods For Anal Gland Problems: Dry, Canned, Treats, Raw & Supplement (We Asked A Vet)

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If you’ve ever seen your furbaby scooting his but across the ground, you probably know about impacted anal glands. As a vet, one of the stinkiest jobs I’ve had is expressing or cleaning out these sacs when they’re packed full of gunk. So…what are anal glands? How do these little organs become clogged up, and … Read more

Homeopet: Top 10 Products Reviews for 2022 (Homeopathy Treatment For Dogs)

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When I was in practice, we didn’t have the range of homeopathic remedies that are available today. Traditional medicines can be expensive and sometimes produce unwanted side effects. It would have been helpful to have some products that could work with my patient’s bodies to bring healing without synthetic drugs. The people at HomeoPet have … Read more

25 Best Dog Foods For Hypothyroidism: Dry, Canned, Treats, Raw & Supplement (We Asked A Vet)

Best Dog Food For Hypothyroidism

Like us, dogs tend to have a slower metabolism as they age. But in some cases, there’s more to it. Pups can also develop hypothyroidism as they get older. If your pal is hitting the middle years of life and you notice a drop in activity, thinning hair coat, and weight gain even though you’re … Read more

Dog Bite 101: The Ultimate Guide for Wound Infection Risks, Emergency Treatment & Prevention Tips for Dog Parents

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We call our pups man’s best friend, and in so many ways it’s true. But dogs are still animals, and sometimes they can accidentally bite us. The city of Alexandria, VA defines a dog bite as, “any contact by a dog that results in broken skin, including puncture, bite or scratch.” While most injuries are … Read more

Wolf VS Dog: The Forgotten History of Your Best Friend’s Domestication & Evolution

Origin of the domestic dog

“Ever consider what our dogs must think of us?,“ asks Anne Tyler I mean, here we come back from a grocery store with the most amazing haul chicken, pork, half a cow. They must think we’re the greatest hunters on earth.” Today’s pups are a far cry from their wolf ancestors. Our furbabies depend on … Read more

The Untold Story of Laika: The First Astronaut Dog in Space & the Communist Sputnik 2 mission

Laika the first dog in space

“Laika was quiet and charming” Dr. Vladimir Yazdovsky wrote in his book chronicling the story of Soviet space medicine. She was one of several dogs that gave their lives for the space race in the 1950s and ‘60s. The Soviet Union and the United States used test animals to figure out whether humans could survive … Read more

18 Best Slow Feed Dog Bowls: For Bloat Prevention & Speed Eaters

Best Slow Feed Dog Bowls

If you have pups like my two girls, you barely get their dinner down before it’s gone. The problem is that gulping food may cause a series of problems or conditions including: Choking Vomiting Upset stomach Bloat or twisted stomach Fortunately, there are products available on the market that can help your furbaby slow down … Read more

First-Aid For Dogs : Prepare For The Unexpected

First-Aid For Dogs

Certified content. This guide has been written and verified by our veterinary advisor. Approved By: Dr. Libby Guise, DVM Your fur baby is an important family member, and you do everything you can to keep them healthy and content. Even with the best of care, your pooch can have an illness or injury that requires … Read more