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Jennifer Nelson

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Jennifer Nelson has always had a passion for animals and used to give her toy horses and stuffed animals haircuts. After 12 years as a dog groomer, she's now a freelance writer.

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5 Tips For Preventing Joint Problems In Your Dog

Unfortunately, joint pain and problems are a common part of getting older for both humans and our pu...

5 Tips For Finding The Right Pet Sitter

We wish we could take our pets everywhere with us. Unfortunately, there are times and places where ...

Dog Stolen From Colorado Shelter Turns Up In Las Vegas

In March of this year, Zeb, an energetic Pit Bull mix, was taken for a walk by a couple that claime...

7 Ways To Clean Your Dog’s Teeth That They Won’t Hate

Since doggy dentures aren’t a thing, keeping your pup’s teeth clean and gums healthy is crucial ...

The Way Dogs Choose Their Favorite Person May Surprise You

You would think that a dog’s favorite person would be whoever gives them the most food and attent...

4 Tips For Introducing Your Rescue Dog To New People

Is your rescue dog shy or anxious about meeting new people? Dogs that weren’t properly socialized ...

Study Shows Your Dog Can Hold A Grudge Against Those Who Have Done You Wrong

While we’d all like to believe that our dogs would stand up for us if we were physically attacked ...

5 Tips For Leaving Your Dog In Someone Else’s Care

As much as we wish we could take our furry family members with us everywhere, occasionally it is ne...

Animal Shelter In Desperate Need After Receiving 59 Puppies In One Hour

Despite already being 4 times over capacity, the Harris County Animal Shelter in Houston, TX posted ...

5 Signs Your Rescue Dog May Have Come From An Abusive Home

Have you ever wondered if your rescue dog was abused before they became part of your family? Maybe ...

FDA: Evanger’s Can’t Donate Recalled Dog Food To Shelters

Evanger’s Dog & Cat Food Co. was the subject of a massive recall of several flavors of their ...

5 Signs Your Dog Would Enjoy Another Pup At Home

Have you ever wondered if your dog is happy as an only dog or if they would prefer to have a live-in...

7 Important Summertime First Aid Tips To Keep Your Pup Safe

With the increasing temperatures of summertime come increased risks for our four-legged friends. Luc...

How Bone Broth Improves Dogs’ Skin And Coat

You might already know that bone broth is the latest superfood sweeping the nation for people. But d...

Family Creates Epic Bucket List For Dog With Terminal Cancer

In March, Mister Molson, a Golden Retriever, was diagnosed with incurable cancer. His owner, Tim Gri...

How Bone Broth Helps Dogs’ Joint Health

It’s the latest superfood fad for people, with the likes of Kobe Bryant swearing by its healing p...

Mom Doesn’t Know What The Family Dog Looks Like

Mothers have a lot to keep track of, and sometimes little things escape their attention. Like what ...

Man Dumps Dogs And Injures Rescue Worker In The Process

Sunshine Bush, who helps out at the OK Save A Dog animal rescue outside of Prague, Oklahoma, was se...

3 Important Reasons NOT To Let Your Dog Greet New Dogs While On Leash

If you have a friendly dog, you’re probably wondering why you shouldn’t let your dog go up to ev...

6 Summertime Tips To Keep Your Dog’s Paws Safe

Since you usually wear shoes when you walk outside, you probably don’t spend much time thinking ab...

5 Signs Your Dog Is Lonely

Dogs are highly social pack animals who generally would rather not spend much time alone. Unfortuna...

Woman Makes Daily Trip To “Dumping Ground” To Rescue Abandoned Dogs

Echo Lake Park is located just outside of downtown Fort Worth, Texas. It’s such a popular dumping...

Veteran Embarks On Cross-Country Road Trip To Save Dog

Dr. Indiana Bones – Bones for short – is veteran David Broido’s service dog and b...

The Disturbing Reason You Should Never Eat “Chicken Satay” In Bali

Evidence shown to Australian ABC’s 7.30 program shows that tourists are unwittingly eating dog mea...

More Than 80 Great Danes Saved From Suspected Puppy Mill

On Friday, June 16th, police and officials from the Humane Society of the United States rescued 84 G...

5 Ways To Tell If Your Dog Is Bonded To You

If you recently adopted a dog, you might be wondering whether or not they’re already bonded to you...

Dog Meat Festival Set To Continue Despite Ban

Despite a recent ban on restaurants, street vendors, and market traders from selling dog meat at the...

5 Safety Tips For Exercising With Your Dog

We all know that obesity is dangerous for both humans and dogs alike. Getting a dog that needs to b...

6 Tips For Interacting With Service Animals

Service dogs are usually the best-behaved, friendliest, and most well-trained dogs you’ll ever mee...

The Simple And Powerful Way You Can Help Shelter Dogs Get Adopted

Many dogs arrive at animal shelters after years of abuse or a lifetime on the streets. That kind of...