Deterring Loose Dogs

Unfortunately, we seem to be in a time when very few dogs are receiving the socialization or training they need to be good companions and good canine citizens. I see a lot of dogs that are reactive to a large majority of situations. And, I see a lot of dogs that are severely dog aggressive. … [Read more…]

Recipe: Healthiest Homemade Dog Food with Ground Beef

[embedded content] Ground beef is often used as the protein source in homemade dog food recipes. It is affordable and very easy to find in any grocery store. It’s also simple to prepare, and most dogs find it appetizing. This healthiest homemade dog food with ground beef recipe is formulated for adult dogs. Keep in mind … [Read more…]

These 12 Dog Breeds Are The Worst Swimmers

Advertisement All dogs have their strengths and weaknesses. While some pups glide through the water as gracefully and effortlessly as Michael Phelps, others flounder (pun definitely intended). The breeds on this list may still be able to enjoy the water, but they should definitely do so while wearing a life vest! 1. Basset Hound These … [Read more…]

8 Strongest Dog Breeds

Advertisement Whether they’re pulling you down the sidewalk during your daily walk or excelling at canine sports, there are more than a few brawny dog breeds known for their power and strength. You’ll recognize them as the dogs bred for things like farm work and protection, and they’ve also found places as prized family pets. … [Read more…]

Elimination Diet Trial: A Science-based Guide

If your dog has symptoms of food allergies or food sensitivities, your first priority needs to be finding out the source of the problem. The dog elimination diet is the most affordable – and, according to studies (1, 2, 3), the most reliable – approach to identifying and eliminating problem ingredients from your pet’s diet. … [Read more…]