Tag: Dog Care

Keeping Your Dog Safe In Summer!

Summer is great, but it has its hazards, especially for your dog. Dr. Mike Cavanaugh, executive director and CEO of the Denver, CO-based American Animal Hospital Association has some good advice for dog lovers. Don’t leave your dog in the car Even with all the publicity on this …

Things You Need To Know About Dogs And Marijuana!

With the recent legalization of marijuana is some states, dog owners should be more careful to keep their stash in a safe place – out of the reach of their curious dogs. Here are some things you should know about dogs and marijuana. Some time ago, a video of …

Dog Joint Problems: How To Avoid Them!

You may be surprised to know that even dogs can develop joint problems. Unfortunately, dog joint problems can affect the quality of life of your furry friend. Preventing Obesity in Dogs One of the leading causes of joint problems in dogs is obesity. This is because every extra pound puts more stress on …

Benefits of Virgin Coconut Oil for Dogs

Virgin Coconut Oil for dogs? Did you know that you can use coconut oil to keep your dog healthy?   Here are the 3 health benefits of virgin coconut oil for dogs. Coconut Oil Benefits Dogs With Skin Conditions Virgin coconut oil can clear up a number of …

Keep Your Dogs Away From These Christmas Food And Items

Everybody loves Christmas – even dogs! Sadly the season can also pose dangers to our beloved pets. As a responsible pet lover, you would do well to keep your furry friend away from Christmas foods and items. Christmas Food That Dogs Can’t Eat Alcohol -Keep alcoholic drinks and …

10 Thanksgiving Foods Dogs Should Not Eat

Everybody looks forward to Thanksgiving! Who doesn’t? It is the biggest and best meal of the year! Family members prepare their tastiest holiday specialties and guests bring their special delicacies to share with everyone. Our tables overload with tasty and indulgent dishes, and our houses smell fantastic! If …

Natural Mosquito Repellents For Dogs

As a concerned dog parent, you may be on the lookout for natural mosquito repellents for dogs. Aside from itchy bumps, dogs can contract heartworms from mosquitoes so it’s really important to keep them as mosquito-free as possible. Mosquitoes are present all year round depending on your area. …

Is Your Puppy Teething? Tips To Help Your Teething Puppy!

Is your puppy teething? A young teething puppy may be cute and adorable but his urge to chew on and destroy things can be a pretty frustrating activity for you. You do not want him to destroy your valuables, right?   A puppy’s teething phase usually begins around 16 …

Reduce Stress For Your Dog On Halloween

 Halloween is a stressful holiday for your dog. This celebration involves scary costumes, loud sound, and a lot of fuss. These factors are called stressors. So you should take steps to reduce stress for your dog on Halloween. How stressed your dog becomes and how many stressors he or …

Tips For Leaving Your Dog Alone!

You can’t spend every minute with your dog – life gets in the way! Here are a few tips for leaving your dog alone. Leaving our dogs home alone makes most dog lovers feel guilty. Whether you’re going out to pick up groceries, or meeting a friend for a …

Tips To Prevent Your Dog From Going Missing

The loss of a dog is a nightmare for pet lovers. Nobody wants to experience the stress of searching a lost furry friend, and sleepless nights worrying whether your furry bundle of joy is safe and alive can take a toll on your health. While there are several reasons why and how …

Rottweiler Dog Dies After Getting Tongue Stuck In A Kong Toy!

Recently, a Rottweiler dog died after getting his tongue stuck in a Kong toy. On August 19, Jamie Stumpf posted the news about her Rottweiler’s terrible condition on Facebook. Maximus Aurelius, her beloved Rottie, suffered an extreme swollen tongue after a toy suctioned his tongue. Along with the …