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7 Dog Breeds That Are More Prone To Cancer

Cancer. It’s one of the scariest words any pet owner could hear in relation to their beloved fur child. Unfortunately, some dog breeds are far more likely to get cancer than others. Any dog owner should be vigilant about their dog’s health, but owners of d...

5 Places To Check For Foxtail Grass On Your Dog

It’s foxtail season in the western United States (and some other places too) and many dog owners that live around these pesky plants know exactly what that means. As if having diligence in checking for fleas and ticks after being outdoors, checking your dog...

5 Senior Dog-Friendly Activities To Keep Your Pup Young At Heart

As dog lovers, we expect to have our dogs around well into their senior years. Whether you started w...

5 Things You Need To Know About Your Flea/Tick Preventative

Parasite products are not created equal, but if you don’t know to ask the right questions, you mig...

7 Dog Breeds That Are Predisposed To Eye Problems. Is Yours Listed?

Any pup parent knows that gazing into their dog’s eyes will give them a glimpse of the undyin...

6 Important Places To Look For Ticks On Your Dog

Ticks are the bane of every dog lover’s existence. Worse than fleas, these blood-sucking arachnid...

Ask A Vet: When Is My Dog Fully Grown?

Got a puppy? Wonder just when he is going to stop growing? It’s a common question that veterin...

8 Eye Disorders To Watch Out for In Your Dog

Eye health is extremely important for our canine companions, as we want them to be able to see with...

Ask A Vet: How Can I Safely Remove A Tick From My Dog?

Ticks are creepy and crawly and look enough like spiders to make me and my staff cringe. They are no...

6 Natural Ingredients Known To Help Calm Anxious Dogs

We all deal with stress from time to time, and our pets are no different. While some dogs are more ...

URGENT: Dog/Cat Food Recalled Due To Salmonella

On May 5,  Smallbatch Pets Inc. in Portland, Oregon issued a voluntarily recall for two lots of ...

From The Vet: 5 Ways To Help Your Dog Age Gracefully

It is so hard to watch your dog grow old before your very eyes. It seems like just yesterday, she wa...

The Dangers Of Obesity In Dogs

We hear all the time about the dangers of obesity in humans, but have you ever stopped to think abou...

The End-Of-Life Option That All Pet Parents Should Consider

Helping your pet cross the Rainbow Bridge is an excruciating experience that many people cannot e...

This City Is Turning A Dog Poop Epidemic Into An Energy Boom

As mayor of one of Canada’s most famously inventive cities, Dave Jaworsky has a lot of fresh idea...

Class Action Lawsuit Calls Prescription Pet Foods A Scam

Several manufacturers of canine and feline prescription diets, as well as PetSmart, Banfield Pet Ho...

From The Vet: 5 Things You Should Know About Bathing Your Dog

All dogs need to be cleaned sometimes, and some more than others! Because humans bathe frequently an...

Dog Family Tree Reveals How Canine Breeds Came To Be

After 20 years of collecting DNA samples from dogs all over the world, geneticists at the National...

Why Pet Parents Are Giving Their Dogs This Powerful Spice

You’ve likely heard about the recent popularity in feeding dogs turmeric, toting numerous health ...

5 Natural Ways To Help Relieve Your Dog’s Allergies

Allergies are a common problem among dogs and owners and veterinarians alike are constantly fightin...

URGENT RECALL: Phenobarbital Recalled By Manufacturer After Mislabeling Issue

Phenobarbital manufacturer C.O. Truxton, Inc. has voluntarily recalled a certain lot of its medicat...

My Dog Is Already on Joint Supplement. What Else Can Help?

When it comes to joint pain in dogs, there are many different ways to help decrease the level of di...

Have You Noticed Your Dog Is Slower To Rise? Try Giving This Daily

Is your dog less active or having trouble with everyday activities like rising after sleeping, climb...

3 Vet-Recommended Supplements For Senior Dogs

Although dietary supplements can be beneficial at any stage of life, many people don’t start t...

Ask A Vet: Can My Dog Get Zika Virus?

Recent headlines about the threat of Zika virus have hit the news and social media. Scary stories ab...

Why Are So Many People Giving Krill Oil To Their Dogs?

Have you heard the buzz about krill oil? You’re probably familiar with many of the benefits of fis...

Outbreak Of Asian Dog Flu Hits Los Angeles County

Veterinarians across Los Angeles County are staying vigilant and warning dog parents to take precau...

5 Causes For Lameness In Dogs

Almost all dog owners have had a dog start limping at one time or another. Although alarming at fir...

5 Ways To Moisturize Your Dog’s Dry Skin

Itchy skin in dogs is often caused by simple dryness. Lack of moisture is an especially big problem ...

7 Dog Breeds That Don’t Do Well In The Heat

With summer approaching, it’s time to talk about heat stroke. Since dogs can’t sweat, the only w...