Can Probiotics Help My Dog’s Allergies?

Probiotics have exploded in popularity in recent years. In fact, a survey done by the NIH shows that they’re now the 3rd most popular natural supplement taken by people. While most people and pets are first given probiotics for digestive reasons, recent human and animal studies have begun to show promise in use with patients … [Read more…]

Uncovering The Mystery Of How Some Lost Dogs Find Their Way Home

Advertisement Sassy, Champ, and Shadow from the movie “Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey” are famous for their cross-country adventure to find their family, but they’re not the only four-legged family members to demonstrate an incredible ability to find their way home—no map or GPS involved. Not every dog has this seemingly supernatural gift, but every … [Read more…]

12 Dog Foods Actually Made in the USA

Choosing dog food for your pet can be anxiety-inducing, to say the least. Not only do you need to know where a food is made, but you must know where its ingredients are sourced and where the food is manufactured. For example, dog food made in USA may be manufactured in this country, but the ingredients … [Read more…]

Recipe: Healthiest Homemade Dog Food with Chicken

[embedded content] The protein source used to make homemade dog food will have the biggest impact on the cost of the meal. For this reason, many pet owners seek to use healthy, yet affordable options. Chicken is affordable and very easy to find in any grocery store. This healthiest homemade dog food with chicken is a popular … [Read more…]

This Deserving Veteran Was Paired With His “Best Buddy,” Thanks To Your Support!

Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Greater Good, which helps support various charities. Thanks to customers like you, happy endings, like the one below, are made possible.  W.A. is a Vietnam veteran who served in the Army. He cannot drive any longer due to his poor vision and struggles with balance and dropping items, as … [Read more…]

Your Purchases Support Dogs Like Russell, A Formerly Matted Stray Who Was Rescued & Adopted!

Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Greater Good, which helps support various charities. Thanks to customers like you, happy endings, like the one below, are made possible.  Russell was a stray Shih Tzu found roaming the streets of Detroit. His fur was horribly matted and overgrown, and he had skin issues due to lack of … [Read more…]

New State Bill Seeks To Ban Surgical Debarking

Advertisement A Michigan lawmaker may have just become dogs’ best friend by introducing a bill to ban surgical debarking. State Representative Tim Sneller (D) has proposed this new ban based on the belief that robbing a dog of his bark is abuse, and hopes to prevent veterinarians from performing the surgery. Surgical debarking is a … [Read more…]

20 Fruits & Veggies Your Dog Will Love!

Advertisement They say that sharing is caring, and we love sharing yummy treats with our dogs! However, there are two potential problems with feeding Fido extra snacks. For starters, table scraps can contain ingredients that are safe for us, but dangerous for our dogs (for instance, onions, garlic, and chocolate). Second, too many treats can make our … [Read more…]