What You Need to Know about Cutting Your Dog’s Nails at Home

What You Need to Know About Cutting Your Dog’s Nails At Home Weekly grooming sessions are an important part of having a dog. Usually, this is the time where you brush your dog to get rid of any loose hair, but you can take it to the next level. If you’re looking to cut your budget or just want to make sure it gets done right, cutting your dog’s nails yourself is a useful thing to learn. This is why we put together a guide telling you what you need to know about cutting your dog’s nails at home. Cutting Your Dog’s Nails At Home Any dog can have their… Read More Continue Reading

How to Travel Cross Country with Your Dog

How to Travel Cross Country With Your Dog With colder weather starting to roll in through most of the country, many people may be looking to travel to a warmer spot. If you have a dog, traveling long distances by car can be challenging. However, with some forethought and careful planning, you can easily travel (almost) anywhere. Here are our tips on how to travel cross country with your dog. Get a Checkup The first thing we recommend if you are planning to travel cross country with your dog is getting a regular checkup. Make an appointment with your vet to make sure your dog is in good health. Your… Read More Continue Reading

Can Dogs Get COVID? October 2020 Update

Can Dogs Get Covid? October 2020 Update One of the things that have been on everyone’s mind this year is the COVID pandemic. Many people have been worried about catching it or preventing their loved ones from catching it, but what about our dogs? Can dogs get COVID-19? For October, we’re taking a look at what the medical experts are saying about the risk of COVID for our pets. Can Dogs Get COVID From Humans? Before getting to the answer of if our pets can catch COVID-19, we need to understand how the disease spreads. Coronavirus is a large family of viruses that cause cold-like symptoms in people. The good… Read More Continue Reading

Breed Spotlight: The Puli Dog

Breed Spotlight: The Puli Dog What is that funny looking dog with the corded coat? Well, it’s the Puli Dog! This Hungarian dog is prized for its herding ability and unique coat that resembles dreadlocks. Let’s learn more about this notable breed. Puli Dog Breed History The Puli is a breed that is thought to have helped the Magyar people during their migration from Central Asia to present-day Hungary. This breed was used to guard and herd livestock. The Magyar people used the Puli, but they also used the much bigger Komondor for guarding sheep or cattle. The Puli’s size didn’t lend it to defending from wolves or bears. Instead,… Read More Continue Reading

How to Stop My Dog from Barking at People

How to Stop My Dog From Barking at People Does your dog bark at everyone? Do you dread walking around the block because your dog bothers your neighbors? Are you tired of your dog barking at all the squirrels in the front yard? If you’ve been wondering about how to stop your dog from barking at people, you’re in luck. Having your dog not bark at others is something you can easily train your dog not to do. It just takes a bit of work and you’ll have a well-behaved dog in no time. Why is My Dog Barking at People? Barking at people is not all bad. Actually, that’s… Read More Continue Reading

What Do I Do if My Dog is Anxious?

What Do I Do If My Dog Is Anxious? If you’re a dog owner, you know that each dog has its own personality. Some dogs are incredibly easy-going, others are super curious. And then there are dogs that are anxious. Just like people, dogs can have a range of personalities. But what do you do if you have an anxious dog? A dog’s anxiety can be debilitating and depending on their size dangerous for others. Thankfully, there are safe ways to relieve your dog of their anxiety. What Do I Do If My Dog is Anxious? The signs of anxiety may be all over your dog. Do they excessively bark,… Read More Continue Reading

When to Ask Your Vet About Euthanization

When to Ask Your Vet About Euthanization It’s inevitable. Unless we’re lucky enough to own a tortoise or a parrot, we will likely outlive our pets. That means that one day, you will be faced with a tough decision. Today we’ll discuss when to ask your vet about euthanization. Not Sure It’s the Right Time? Deciding if your pet needs to be euthanized is an extremely difficult decision to make. Ultimately, the decision needs to be made by you. However, your vet will be a great resource to help you make your decision. Remember that the reason to euthanize your pet is because they can no longer enjoy their life.… Read More Continue Reading

Why is My Dog So Thirsty?

If you are often outside with your dog in the heat, they may be drinking a lot more than they would normally drink. But what if your dog seems to be drinking a lot for what seems to be no reason? If you’ve been asking yourself ‘why is my dog so thirsty?’, this blog is for you. Read below as we explore reasons why a dog might seem to be over drinking. Why is my Dog So Thirsty? A dog who seems to be drinking a lot more than normal may be showing a number of signs for different syndromes or conditions. Let’s go through the most common causes for… Read More Continue Reading

Free or Cheap Entertainment for Your Dog

Free or Cheap Entertainment for Your Dog These days, it can be hard to find creative ways to have fun. If you’re bored, your dog probably is too. So, we’ve compiled a list of free or cheap entertainment for your dog and you to do together! Take a Run One of the best ways to get out of the house is to hit the road! Grab your running shoes and your dog’s leash, and just start walking or running. Your dog is going to love getting out with you, and you’ll probably benefit as well! Even 15 minutes of additional exercise a day is enough to jump-start your metabolism. You… Read More Continue Reading

Enjoy What’s Left of the Summer with Your Dog!

Enjoy What’s Left of the Summer with Your Dog! The summer is nearly over, and with the cooler weather looming in certain parts of the country, you’ll want to enjoy what’s left of the summer with your dog! Here are some cheap or free things you can do to get the most out of the rest of the season. Hike with Your Dog One of the best ways to enjoy the rest of the summer with your pup is to hit the trails. What makes hiking so great is that you can do it almost anywhere. Do you want to go camp in another state and experience the trails there?… Read More Continue Reading