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  • SIGNS OF A DOG OVERHEATING AND HOW TO FIX IT

    Summer is the time of year when all of us like to get out and enjoy the fresh air. Especially for those of us who live in climates where it’s cold in the winter, spring and/or fall, summer is a big opportunity to experience nature in relative comfort. The same holds true for our dogs, or at least that’s what many of us who own them think.
  • 5 Fun Ways to Keep a Puppy Entertained

    There aren’t many more exciting occasions in a family’s life than when they bring home a new puppy to become a member of the pack. It’s a new day, a new era, and a time that’s filled with hope, anticipation, and excitement.
  • 4 Easy Ways to Help With Your Dog's Separation Anxiety

    Dog owners know what it’s like to leave the house, only to come home and see that half of the living room has been destroyed. After the initial burst of anger and shock, we go looking for the culprit, only to find our furry friend in a corner somewhere, cowering in fear because he or she knows that trouble is looming. 
  • 6 Ways to Help an Anxious Dog

    Some dogs are just anxious, and there are a lot of reasons for it. Some are naturally anxious, others have some type of separation anxiety and still, others may have had unfortunate upbringings before we adopted them where they were mistreated and/or neglected.
  • How to Keep a Hyperactive Dog Entertained

    You love your dog, but for some reason it simply will not settle down. It’s constantly bouncing around the house, tail wagging, snout poking, and tongue hanging, and you can’t believe how much energy it has all day and all night long.
  • How To Solve Your Dog's Chewing Problem

    Most dog owners have been there: You come home or walk into a room you haven’t been in for awhile and find that something has – or multiple things have – been chewed into oblivion. 
  • How Playtime Can Ease a Dog’s Anxiety

    Even the happiest dogs can experience anxiety but playtime can be an effective dog anxiety treatment. Let’s take a look at why your dog may be anxious and what you can do about it.
  • Get Your Overweight Pup Into Shape: A Guide

    Like us, dogs can be overweight, too. Help your pooch get back on track with this handy guide with dog weight loss tips so that they can live. long, happy, and healthy life.
  • Outdoor Etiquette with Your Dog During the Coronavirus Quarantine

    Social distancing is a vital aspect of combatting COVID-19 and it’s not easy for you or your dog. Here's what you can do to keep them happy and healthy.
  • Keeping You and Your Dog Happy and Healthy During the Coronavirus Pandemic

    In these unprecedented times, it is important to make sure that you keep yourself and your dog safe by practicing appropriate social distancing techniques and staying home when possible. Here are some tips to help.
  • How to Walk Your Dog to Keep Them Physically and Mentally Stimulated

    Exercising your dog is important, but how often should you do it?  Click here for the best dog exercises and how to mix it up to ensure they are stimulated.
  • Do Your Dog's Toys Match its Preferred Play Style?

    Did you know that some toys are better for certain dogs than others? Learn how to identify your dog’s style so that you can customize their playtime here.