What are Dog Anal Glands? (Vet Explains)

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If your pooch has ever done the butt scooting boogie, you probably know something about anal glands in dogs. Research shows that 5-12% of dogs experience trouble with their anal sacs. One of the most common Anal Gland issues called blocked Anal Glands. Owners often realize there’s a problem because their pups start dragging their … Read more

The Ultimate Dog Fire Safety Guide: Don’t leave fido behind!

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Did you know that about 40,000 pets die in house fires each year? Most deaths are by smoke inhalation, as many as 500,000 more furbabies suffer physical harm from the disasters. In 2009, the American Kennel Club and ADT established National Pet Fire Safety Day to promote awareness among pet owners. The official observance falls … Read more

10 Best Dog Shampoos For Dander Control: Buyer’s Guide + Reviews

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We love our furbabies, but sometimes pet allergies make living with them almost impossible. A major source of the allergy-causing proteins from your pet comes from the dead skin cells, also known as dander, that he sheds. These allergens can make you downright miserable with watery eyes, runny noses, and itchy skin. Sometimes, the same … Read more

20 Best Yorkie Shampoos: Buyer’s Guide + Reviews

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Yorkie parents know that their pint-sized pups need special attention to keep their long, silky coats looking their best. Due to their sensitive skin and other potential health challenges, it’s important to find the best products for their grooming needs. That’s why we reviewed a variety of brands to help you find the Best Yorkie … Read more

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

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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

19 Best Organic All-Natural Dog Shampoos: Woof-Woof

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Organic care products are all the rage these days. People want products that are free of harmful chemicals like parabens, sulfates, and alcohol. The same thing applies to our four-legged friends. If you peruse pet forums, you’ll find that discussions about organic pet products are common. We want to know the products we use to … Read more

14 Best Joint Supplements for Dogs: We Asked A Vet

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Joint pain is one of the most common issues we see in aging dogs and causes significant mobility issues. Not all dog joint supplements are created equal and research is needed to choose the best ingredients for your pet’s particular needs. Most commonly included active ingredients are glucosamine, chondroitin, turmeric & MSM. At a Glance: … Read more

15 Best Dog Shampoos for itchy skin: We Asked A Vet

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The skin makes up to 24% of your pooch’s body weight, acting as a protective barrier, skin plays a role in temperature regulation, environmental protection, and producing important substances including vitamin D.  Skin is exposed to challenges daily including temperature and moisture extremes, particularly in the winter months when it’s cold and wet outdoors, while … Read more

12 Best Deodorizing Dog Shampoos: Buyer’s Guide + Reviews

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Face it. It can be hard to live with doggie odor. Sometimes our dogs stink because they love to roll in icky stuff. But at other times, it’s due to an underlying skin problem such as a yeast infection.  Regardless of the cause, you can help your pooch and yourself by cleaning their fur with … Read more

16 Best Dog Shampoos for Yeast Infection: We Asked A Vet

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Skin conditions in pets are some of the most frustrating and distressing conditions to manage and treat. No pet pawrent can bear to see their fur-baby scratch and lick their skin until it’s red raw so we’ve put together a comprehensive list of shampoos to soothe and treat skin irritated by yeast infections. Yeast infections … Read more

14 Christmas Safety Tips For Dog Parents

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Many say, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year”, and it can be extra special for parents of furbabies. My pups love sharing in the seasonal celebrations. They act excited when we help them open their gifts and stockings and exuberantly welcome guests in our home. It’s fun to include our pets, but we … Read more

Capstar vs Capguard: What (Woof) Is The Difference?

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Fleas! Just the thought of them can make even the toughest pet parent shudder a little. These pesky parasites can terrorize any pets, even indoor-only cats! Once you’ve diagnosed your pooch with a case of the creepy crawlies you need to choose an effective treatment and that’s where FluentWoof has your back. In this review, … Read more

NexGard vs Frontline Plus: What (Woof) Is the Difference?

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With the huge array of parasite medications available both online and at your pet store what should you choose? Is it safe to use a product that you purchased from somewhere other than your veterinarian? Don’t worry, Fluent Woof has your back as we check out two products in this review. NexGard vs Frontline Plus, … Read more

Seresto Vs K9 Advantix II: What The Woof Is the Difference?

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Coming into the Winter season we tend to stop thinking about flea and tick control and for the colder parts of the world these parasites all but disappear. In the warmer or more temperate climates though, fleas still thrive through the winter so it’s not a time to slouch in the war against parasites. With … Read more

Seresto Collar For Dogs Review: We Asked A Vet

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Our comments on the USAToday Seresto Report as of (March 24th, 2021) – Written by Dr. Edele Grey (Equine Veterinary Surgeon) As many of you have probably seen, there has been a recent “exposé” report of 1698 deaths in pets due to Seresto collars since their launch through June 2020. There were also reports of … Read more

PetArmor Plus For Dogs Review: We asked a Vet

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Choosing a flea preventative for your fur-baby can be daunting, walking down the aisle of any pet store, you will likely encounter a wall of products. PetArmor is one such product that was launched by Perrigo Animal Health in 2011.  Containing fipronil, PetArmor provides veterinary-quality treatments for your pooch with a budget-friendly pricet ag. This … Read more