DOGS AND NUTRITION Thank you to Alyse Siegfried, for the informational article on Dogs and Nutrition! Are Your Dog’s Nutritional Needs Being Met? According to Gallup, 44 percent of American households contain at least one dog. These loyal, four-legged pets may be man’s best friend, but are we taking proper care of them? For example, have you ever stopped to consider the ingredients in their food? Humans who regularly ingest ...read the full article.
THANKSGIVING SAFETY FOR YOUR PETS Make Thanksgiving A Joy: Follow These 6 Safety Tips To Keep Your Dog Safe Thanksgiving is invariably the granddaddy of all feasts and you cannot deny the fact that you do tend to go overboard with the preparations every year. However, do you realize that your furry friend could be petrified of your over-the-top celebrations? As we give in to our temptations of snacking, tasting ...read the full article.
Dogs and Digestion Three Ways to Aid Your Dog’s Digestion As a dog owner, you’ve probably no doubt encountered a pet that just seems to inhale their food. For one reason or another some breeds of dog just can’t eat fast enough and although they may look like they’re enjoying it at the time this behavior may not actually be good for them. Just like us humans, pets who seem ...read the full article.
TIPS FOR YOUR DOG IN THE FALL SEASON Fall Is Upon Us: 8 Steps to Prep Your Pup! Fall is a favorite time of year for many. The color of the leaves seem to change as fast as the temperature and this means it’s time to prepare yourself, and your pup, for the season ahead. As nature begins her beautiful transition from the heat of the summer to the crisp ...read the full article.
Tips for Flying Safely with Your Dog Image source: pixabay.com under CC0 Creative Commons For dog lovers, when having a puppy or an adult one, they consider this pet a family member and want to bring him/her along to everywhere. However, going with your dog through a long distance is quite a complicated matter if you travel by plane. Many airlines agree to transport animals, but others do not. It is ...read the full article.
Crate Training, Dos and Don’ts 7 Dos and Don’ts On Crate Training Your Puppy Crate training, when done right, is a tool that can help your dog feel safe while also enabling you to teach her the house rules. Yay, everyone wins! It’s important to go through this process the right way, however (not to mention, armed with lots of patience!) So, with that in mind, here are 7 dos ...read the full article.
Healthy Alternatives for Pets Calling All Chemicals Guest Blog by Arianne Ortiz Chemicals are in just about everything that lines the shelves of some of our favorite go to places. Saturated with terms like “all natural,” “organic,” “eco-friendly,” and pretty earth-friendly labels that commit to, “never tested on animals,” the average consumer is misinformed. All of those terms have truth and can still be harmful to our environment, so what ...read the full article.
HOME COOKING FOR YOUR DOG 7 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD OFFER YOUR DOG A HOME COOKED MEAL Home cooked meals for dogs are growing in popularity as more pet owners across the globe realize the value of quality nutrition. Most people have the notion that feeding a dog is a complex thing to do let alone making a home cooked meal. Well, it’s no more complicated than making your ...read the full article.
How Natural Treatments Helped My Dog, By Samantha Randall, a pet writer, podcaster, and editor at Top Dog Tips Natural Treatments For Dogs One of my first dogs was a mixed breed. Shadow had some German Shepherd in him, and a common trait of German Shepherds is chronic eczema. He was constantly itching. The continuous fidgeting to scratch caused massive weight loss and an increase in appetite. Not mention the fact ...read the full article.
Traveling With Your Dog We all love our dogs and when we plan a vacation, it can be hard to leave our pets behind. We think of how much fun it would be to watch our dogs splash and play in the waves and chase seagulls at the beach, or run up craggy mountain slopes and slosh through rivers and streams. If you’re considering a getaway with Fido, read on ...read the full article.
5 Best Ways to Store Dog Food This Summer Photo credit: dogingtonpost.com That huge bag of kibbles can be stored in a much better manner rather than simply lying around in the kitchen. I’m sure it’s just pushed somewhere in the corner. It’s either that or the bag is kept in your way causing you to trip over several times by now. So it’s time to know the five best ...read the full article.
Finding the Perfect Pet Sitters Pet Matchmaking: Looking for the Perfect Pet Sitter While it would be dreamy to have a matchmaker set you up with the perfect pet sitter, it’s important to know how to find one yourself. There are hundreds of dog sitters available at Rover.com; however, picking the right one can be daunting. Even if you already have ideas for potential sitters near you, here are a ...read the full article.