Dog Health

Handicapped Dogs Get A New Leash On Life

Just like humans, handicapped dogs live long, happy lives with a little support and help from those who love them. It used to be that dogs with disabilities were often euthanized. Now, as dogs are becoming more and more part of the family rather ...

Dog Bowl For Fast Eaters | The Slo-Bowl

One problem many dog owners face is that their dog eats way too fast. They gobble down their food, often without hardly chewing. While this may be a leftover behavior from their ancestors because of the intense competition between predators, this is ...

How To Care For Your Dog’s Paws

Tips and products for keeping your dog's nails trim and healthy with as little fuss as possible.

Give Dog Medicine The Easy Way

Giving your dog medication can be a struggle. Here's an easy way to do it.

Is Trifexis Safe For Dogs?

Earlier this year, our vet put our dog on the heart worm preventative medication Trifexis. There had been supply problems with her usual medication, so we had little choice. We didn't think much of it at the time. Since Trifexis also killed fleas, ...

Dog Flu

Did you know that your dog can get the flu? It's true. It usually affects dogs that are confined in close quarters with other dogs, such as dog shelters and breeding kennels. Older dogs are especially susceptible. Since the virus is airborne and ...

How To Keep Your Dog Cool In Hot Weather

Summer is here and that means the weather will be turning much warmer. While you and your family are looking for ways to keep cool, keep in mind there's one furry family member that will need some help staying cool as well. There are some ...

What Foods Are Safe For Dogs?

Source: Flickr/Kona Gallagher In a previous article, we discussed what foods are toxic for dogs. While we don't recommend feeding your dog a lot of "human food" due to possible digestive upset, there are some foods that are safe for dogs and ...

Tips For Keeping Your Dog Calm on July 4th

Image by Randy Son Of Robert via Flickr Many dog owners dread July 4th, for their dog's sake. The loud noises can make dogs nervous and even fearful. Keeping your dog calm can be difficult. There are some simple things to make sure your dog ...

Dogs Can Help Prevent Childhood Asthma

Image by fazen via Flickr Dog lovers already know the benefits of having a dog in the house, but researchers have strengthened that argument with their findings in a recent asthma study. They discovered that the dust in houses where dogs live ...

Dog Wheelchairs

We never thought we would have a dog with a disability. When our dog went blind last year, we were suddenly thrust into a situation where we had to adapt and help her adapt to this new reality in order for her to continue to have a good quality of ...

How To Get Rid Of Fleas On Dogs

If you have a dog, you probably know that fleas can be quite a nuisance, especially during the summer. While generally not dangerous, they can cause dermatitis, anemia, hair loss, and tapeworms if ingested. They can also be very hard to get rid of ...

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