Dog Joint Pain: Avoid These Foods!

Dog joint pain comes from many different issues. Without understanding and controlling the problem, your dog could become increasingly immobile, lethargic and unhealthy. Working closely with your veterinarian helps identify the underlying cause of joint pain. Getting a proper diagnosis allows you to build a program to reduce the impact of joint pain on a … [Read more…]

How To Stop a Puppy From Biting

Puppy biting is one of the major concerns of new puppy owners!  I hear complaints about puppy nipping and puppy biting both online and in my puppy classes.  These dog owners are usually begging for help on how to stop a puppy from biting. Most puppies go through a puppy mouthing and play biting stage.   … [Read more…]

5 Key Benefits of Probiotics For Dogs

Good gut health is imperative to your four-legged friend’s overall health. After all, a dog’s immune system, or “gut” (stomach, colon and intestines), is responsible for preventing toxins and bad bacteria from entering the bloodstream, as well as making sure that valuable nutrients from the food they eat is properly absorbed. What are probiotics? Probiotics … [Read more…]

How To Read Dog Body Language

Do you have a dog who doesn’t seem to be learning how to behave as quickly as you’d like, and you’re concerned that if you don’t figure out how get through to him his behavior is going to keep getting worse? If so, don’t feel bad! Getting stubborn dogs to learn how to be calm, … [Read more…]

Best Gift Ideas for Small Dogs and Their Owners

Billions of dollars are spent every year on food, supplements and accessories for dogs. Small dogs are toted in their own designer purses and dressed with color-coordinated booties. Specialty toys encourage learning and training. Gift ideas for small dogs can be a little overwhelming. If you are looking for unique and memorable gift ideas for … [Read more…]

The 10 Hidden Dangers For Dogs Over the Holidays

From poisonous chocolate and Christmas tree water, to hazardous open flames and pine needles, holiday celebrations can present a number of hidden dangers to pets. Here, our friends at PetBucket, the online retailer of flea, tick and worming treatments, reveals 10 hidden dangers for dogs that all pet-parents need to be aware of over the holiday … [Read more…]