10 of the Most Family-Friendly Dog Breeds

In addition to the dog breeds that are stereotypically family-friendly, such as golden and Labrador retrievers (yes, the stereotypes are true!), here are some of the breeds known for being good with kids to consider if you’re looking for an addition to your family. They're all different, however, so make sure to do your research [...]

By |2022-03-20T01:48:44-07:00July 6th, 2015|Tips|1 Comment

Should You Brush Your Dog’s Teeth?

Do you brush your dog’s teeth? Maybe you’ve never felt the need to or you never thought you were supposed to in the first place, but experts highly recommend brushing your dog’s teeth daily or at least 2-3 times per week! It’s best to begin brushing your dog’s teeth at an early age to get [...]

By |2017-07-30T21:06:12-07:00June 26th, 2015|Tips|0 Comments

Can Dogs Help Lower or Relieve Stress?

Can dogs and other pets help relieve stress? If you’re a pet owner, your initial response may immediately be, yes! If you have a good relationship with your dog or cat, you probably feel a smile forming on your face just thinking about him or her. But what’s the science behind the effects a pet [...]

By |2022-09-21T14:45:11-07:00June 17th, 2015|Tips|0 Comments

8 of the Healthiest Dog Breeds

Many factors play into a dog's health, just like humans. Some particular breeds, however, are associated with fewer hereditary or genetic diseases, and fewer bone, skin, and coat problems than others. Your dog may not be a member of any of these breeds and still live a longer, healthier life than some that are. Many dogs of [...]

By |2017-07-30T21:06:13-07:00May 28th, 2015|Tips|0 Comments

Is Your Dog’s Food REALLY Healthy? Find Out!

If you’re a dog owner, you’ve probably struggled at some point with picking out the "best dog food." Many people are unaware that some of the most popular commercial brands on the market aren't even good for your dog. MANY dog foods are full of fillers, poor quality meats, meat by-products, preservatives, and artificial ingredients that [...]

By |2017-07-30T21:06:13-07:00May 7th, 2015|Feeding, Tips|0 Comments

Natural Remedies for Your Dog this Spring

In our last blog post, we talked about how dogs can have spring allergies, similar to humans. If your dog has allergies, you might find him scratching a lot or biting at the itchy areas on his body. This can lead to rash, damaged skin, or even hair loss. To prevent this from happening and to [...]

By |2017-07-30T21:06:13-07:00April 15th, 2015|Tips|0 Comments

“Does my dog have allergies?” He might!

You may be unaware of this, but dogs and cats can suffer from seasonal allergies just like humans can, though not always in the same way. While humans usually experience respiratory problems (sneezing, runny noes, etc.), dogs usually suffer more from allergic dermatitis (skin rash or irritation). If not taken care of, these allergies can [...]

By |2017-07-30T21:06:13-07:00April 8th, 2015|Tips|0 Comments

How to Keep Dogs Healthy and Active When It’s Cold

Have you been searching for cold weather exercise ideas for dogs? Well, you've come to the right place! You’ve probably heard (or observed) that dogs behave better and are happier when they get enough physical exercise. Making sure your dog gets enough stimulation during the cold months of the year, however, can be difficult. Here [...]

By |2022-03-20T01:52:00-07:00March 24th, 2015|Dog Excercise, Tips|0 Comments

12 Common Foods You Should Never Feed Your Dog

We’ve compiled a list of common foods you should NEVER feed your dog. It’s very important that you learn what’s safe and healthy for your dog to eat and what’s not. You may be surprised at some of the items on this list! The following foods could seriously harm or kill your pet. Share this [...]

By |2016-10-14T00:54:36-07:00March 18th, 2015|Tips|0 Comments