Adding Fiber To Your Dog’s Diet
‘Eat your fiber’ is something us humans hear fairly often, but when it comes to our dogs, it’s a nutrient that isn’t discussed quite as often. That said, it’s just as important to add fiber to your pet’s diet because it plays an important role in his overall health —...Read more
Thanksgiving Safety & Your Pets
Thanksgiving is a time to gather with loved ones, share favorite memories, and feast on holiday foods. As a pet owner, it’s only natural to want to include your furry, four-legged family member in the festivities! That being said, no one wants to spend their holiday (or any day, really)...Read more
Mushrooms for Dogs: What You Need to Know
If your pooch loves to explore using his tastebuds and sense of smell, you may find yourself wondering from time to time whether his tastebuds could get him in trouble—especially if the two of you like to spend time outdoors around wild plants. Dogs are omnivores, meaning they enjoy and...Read more
Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?
A common assumption among pet owners is that dogs eat grass to soothe an upset stomach—if you’ve ever seen your dog eat grass and then vomit shortly afterward, you understand where this assumption came from. However, it’s not entirely clear why dogs eat grass. It may be an instinct, a...Read more
Puppy Potty Training 101
Pet owners are familiar with the unconditional love that comes with inviting a furry friend into your family. As much as we love our pups, though, we may not love everything that comes with pet care; no one loves coming home to find that their pooch has soiled the floor...Read more
How Often Should Dogs Poop? Understanding Your Pet’s Bathroom Habits
From his meals to his bathroom breaks, you’re well aware of the ins and outs of your dog’s day. You likely plan walks around your dog’s digestive schedule; if you share responsibilities with another household member, you’ve probably found yourself frequently reporting on the status of your pooch’s poops. Your...Read more
Our Favorite Tummy Taming Remedies
Like humans, dogs can have their share of tummy troubles ranging from minor discomfort to serious concern. While you wouldn’t necessarily treat your dog’s upset stomach with saltines and ginger ale, there are plenty of home remedies meant for taming your dog’s tummy. Read on to learn about common causes,...Read more
Why Do Dogs Scoot?
You’re likely familiar with the scene: you’re sitting in the living room with a few visitors, and suddenly your dog starts dragging his butt across the carpet. Is he doing it to show off? Is he trying to scratch an out-of-reach itch? Is he trying to embarrass you in front...Read more
Prebiotics for Dogs: What are They and What Do They Do?
At this point in our #adulting lives, we are all familiar with the tales of probiotics and "good" bacteria for your gut health. Better yet, if you are really in the know about healthy gut flora you might even know a little something about prebiotics. However, did you know that...Read more
Helping Your Dog Transition to New Food
Diet is one of the most important factors when it comes to keeping our dogs healthy. The food we feed our furry friends can affect their physical and mental health alike—after all, you are what you eat. If it’s time to change your dog’s diet, it’s not quite as simple...Read more