How to Keep Your Dog’s Mind Sharp
Mental exercise is just as important as physical exercise when it comes to your dog’s overall health. Mental stimulation can reduce boredom and bad behavior, slow cognitive decline, and provide enrichment for your dog’s brain. Plus, it’s fun! Your dog doesn’t have to be one of the smartest dog breeds...Read more
Tips for Better Walks With Your Dog
Daily walks are essential to your dog’s overall health. In addition to providing bathroom breaks and a necessary opportunity for exercise, a daily dog walk also gives your pooch a chance to work his mental muscles. Plus, dog walking is great for some quality bonding time between you and your...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
Is Your Dog Lonely?
Dogs are inherently social creatures, so it makes sense that your pup may feel lonely without you from time to time. After all, dogs are man’s best friend… and vice versa. Fortunately, there are several ways that you can help your canine companion feel loved, content, and comfortable staying home...Read more
Bath Time Tips for Pet Parents
Whether your dog loves baths or puts up a fight the entire time, baths are an important part of your dog’s grooming routine. In addition to keeping your pooch clean and pest-free, a sudsy soak can help to keep his coat looking healthy; regular baths can also keep shedding under...Read more
Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads? And Other Interesting Dog Behavior
If you’ve ever tried to have a conversation with your dog, you’re familiar with that charming, endearing head tilt. Those puppy dog eyes, the perked up ears, and the head cocked to one side all make for an irresistible, photogenic pose. But why, exactly, do dogs tilt their heads? While...Read more
How to Help Your Dog With Thunderstorm Anxiety
As a pet owner, it’s tough to watch our furry friends get stressed or panicked during situations that we can’t control. Before you even see the first strike of lightning or hear the first clap of thunder, your dog may begin acting agitated and clingy. If your dog is scared...Read more
5 Common Dog Behaviors and What They Might Mean
Every dog has its own unique personality and characteristics. If you’re the owner of multiple pups, you can attest to that! However, there are many traits and behaviors that are shared between dogs of all sizes, ages, and breeds. Your pooch may not be able to talk, but he can...Read more
Caring for Your Dog’s Coat
When it comes to your dog’s health and hygiene, it’s important to implement a consistent grooming routine. In addition to keeping your pooch looking spick and span, regular grooming will help to keep him clean and comfortable. It will also give you a chance to do a quick home health...Read more
Is Garlic Safe for Dogs?
In addition to being a delicious addition to many recipes, garlic is widely believed to provide humans with several health benefits. Dogs, on the other hand, metabolize foods differently than we do—what’s good for us can be toxic to our dogs. Feeding garlic to dogs is a controversial topic among...Read more