Riding in Cars with Dogs? We all love our dogs. And we all need to drive. But when riding in cars with dogs, we often endanger our animals and ourselves. Driving with a dog in the car poses some problems. Driving is a complex and delicate process in the best of circumstances. Throw a dog … Read more Riding in Cars with Dogs? Stay Safe
Dental Care for Dogs For dogs, mouths are more than just a tool for eating. A dog’s mouth is, in many ways, the center of its life. Dogs eat, carry, bark, breathe, and play with their mouths. And, of course, dogs put many unpleasant things in their mouths. Dental care for dogs should be an … Read more Dental Care for Dogs, Tips and Advice: Canine Oral Hygiene
What is Your Dog’s Behavior Telling You? For centuries, dogs have been a popular companion, and for a good reason, they are loyal, relieve stress, and offer unconditional love to their human companions. The American Pet Products Association (APPA) estimates that 54 million U.S. households have at least one dog as a pet. While dogs … Read more What Your Dog’s Behavior is Telling You
7 Exotic Pets to Consider Guest Writer: Matt Rhoney Have you ever wondered would be like to own an exotic animal? If you’re an animal lover looking for a pet slightly more unusual than the rest, there are definitely some cool creatures you should check out. Many exotic animals are much easier to take care … Read more 7 Exotic Pets to Consider if You Want an Unusual Pet
What Can You Do to Safely Help if Your Dog is in Pain? Guest Writer: Matt Rhoney To many animal lovers, pets can almost be like a child. You strive to take the best possible care of your pet, and you always try to make sure he or she is happy. The problem with animals, … Read more What Can You Do to Safely Help if Your Dog is in Pain?
Safety Tips When Traveling with Pets This Summer Summer vacation is a fun time for the entire family! Vacation time is exciting, and takes good planning, especially when you’re traveling with a pet. Our pets are part of the family and they deserve special love and care. Like our kids, we have to ensure their … Read more Safety Tips When Traveling with Pets This Summer
Is There Such a Thing as a Bad Dog Breed? Overcoming Dog Breed Discrimination If you were to ask anyone what his or her favorite breed of dog is, the answers would definitely vary. While one person might love pit bulls, another may fear the breed. The truth is, there are good dogs and there … Read more Is There Such a Thing as a Bad Dog Breed?
Kids and Dogs Safe Interactions at the Park When spring finally arrives and everyone has a case of “cabin fever”, the best way to cure it is to pack up the car and hit the park. Your rambunctious kid may want to bring his or her favorite four-legged friend, but before you bring the dog … Read more Kids and Dogs: Safe Interactions at the Park
Valentine’s Day : Consider Helping an Animal Shelter This Valentine’s Day, share your love by helping an animal shelter. What better way is there than sharing sweet moments while also giving back to the world? Animal shelters offer many opportunities for couples to get outside their routines and experience the warm excitement of caring for … Read more Consider Helping an Animal Shelter this Valentine’s Day
Winter Care for Your Dog Guest Writer: Matt Rhoney Dogs need baths. Even in the winter. Dogs are sweet little honest creatures, and that honesty gets them into some icky situations. You’d think it would be hard to get dirty in the snow—snow is water, after all (shouldn’t that count as a bath?)—but dogs are … Read more Winter Care for Your Dog