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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 as puppies may be extremely fearful when meeting strangers. The good news is that it’s rarely too late to start socialization with your dog. The key is to int...

10 Tips To Help Your Exuberant Dog Interact With Other Pups

Dogs are social creatures who often enjoy making new four-legged friends. In fact, some pups enjoy these interactions so much that their over-excitement comes off as being hyper, or even slightly aggressive. (Not sure if your dog is being territorial or jus...

5 Best Ways To Travel Safely On Public Transit With Your Dog

Taking your dog to the vet or on a special trip to the dog park gets a lot more complicated when yo...

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...

Mushroom Poisoning Can Become A Deadly Threat To Your Precious Pup

The safest place for a pet—their own backyard—can sometimes be host to one of the most dangerou...

My dog has high anxiety when I leave…what causes it and what should I do?

Anxiety is one of the single most common behavior problem pup parents enquire about. Why does my do...

14 Common Plants That Are Toxic To Dogs

Whether you’re a gardener or enjoy having fresh flowers in your house, if you live with ani...

Egg Experiment Demonstrates The Danger Of Leaving A Dog In A Hot Car

Despite the increased news coverage, celebrity videos and updated laws relating to pets in hot cars...

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 ...

City’s New Ordinance Restricts Dog Tethering To 3 Hours A Day

A new anti-tethering ordnance imposed on the city of Detroit states that no dog shall remain tether...

URGENT RECALL: Phenobarbital Recalled By Manufacturer After Mislabeling Issue

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

Canine Custody Battles Emphasize The Importance Of Microchipping Your Pets

Two cases involving legal ownership of missing dogs – one with a microchip and one without &#...

9 Tips To Prepare You And Your Pets For An Emergency Evacuation

Nobody likes to imagine worst case scenarios, but it is crucial to have a plan in case you have to e...

3 Reasons Your Dog Should Know How To Wait

Dogs are man’s best friend. They enrich our lives in ways that no human or other animal can do. T...

The Top 5 Pet Foods That Made Shocking Healines This Year

We all want what’s best for our pets, so when a popular food brand has a recall or newsworthy...

Couple Spreads The Word About This Accidental Poisoning After Tragically Losing Their Two Dogs

A Utah family wants pet owners to be aware of a winter hazard far more deadly than frostbite. Katri...

URGENT: PetSmart & Companion Dog Food Recalls – MUST READ

Two major pet food companies have recalled cans of dog food due to possible metal contamination. Th...

5 Ingredients That You Need To Watch For In Your Dog’s Food

When it comes to choosing the right food for our dogs, the amount of options available to us can qu...

How To Teach Your Golden Retriever To Stop Chewing On Your Things

Every Golden Retriever owner knows about dogs chewing things. They are one of the top breeds when i...

6 Items for Your Home That Could Save Your Dog’s Life

#1 – Pet alert emergency stickers for first responders. Make sure emergency personnel know how...

7 Mistakes Dog Owners Make When Storing Their Pet Food

How you store your dog’s carefully-chosen pet food may be just as important as what the diet ...

Dog Walkers, Beware Of “Deadly White Blobs” Washing Up On Beaches

You may have heard of blobs of palm oil washing up on beaches in the past. Now once more, parents ...

8 Things You Need To Know About Microchipping Your Dog

One in three pets will get lost in their lifetime. A dog or cat goes missing every 7 seconds. The s...

RECALL ALERT: Mars Petcare Has Announced Recall On Popular Dog Food

As of October 7th, Mars Petcare has announced a voluntary recall of Cesar Filet Mignon Flavor wet ...

11+ Surprising Products That Contain Xylitol

Chances are, you know that xylitol, a sweetener, is toxic to dogs. But you may be surprised by wha...

13 Dog Breeds That Are Masters of Escaping

Most dogs need supervision from time to time, but certain breeds are better at staying home than ot...

Dog Owners: Be On The Lookout For Tennis Ball Bombs This 4th Of July

If I’m walking my dog or letting her run in the dog park, it’s not unusual for us to se...

Warning: This Type Of Garden Mulch Can Poison Your Dog Or Cat

While mulch is not meant to be ingested, some dogs still love chewing on the wood chips. One partic...

Ways To Prevent Accidental Pet Poisonings In Your Home

One of the most common and yet preventable vet bills is accidental poisoning of your pet. Since 20...

6 Holiday Foods That Are Safe To Share With Your Dog

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and that means more food that we (or your dog!) can imagine....

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