How To Make A Dog Throw Up Safely 

Oh no! Your dog just ingested something he shouldn’t have, and now you’re in a panic trying to figure out how to make a dog throw up safely. It’s happened to the best of us. If you’ve already spoken with your vet and have gotten the greenlight to go ahead and make your dog throw …

Albino Dog Guide – 15 Things to Know About Albino Dogs

Like most dog parents, you’ve probably seen an albino dog. You might be thinking about getting an albino dog, or you just want to have more information about this unique and rare condition. Either way, we have you covered. In this post, we are going to cover everything you need to know about this rare …

Best Flea Collar For Dogs

Even if you’re not a dog person, you’ve probably heard about fleas and ticks. And one thing most of us dog savvy people know is that fleas and ticks love to feast on our four-legged friends. Depending on where you live, these pesky pests can be a serious problem, but even if you don’t live …

15 Funny Dog Shirts For Your Funny Dog

Our dogs make us laugh on a daily basis. It’s just a part of the perks of being a dog parent. What’s more, now we have hilarious dog accessories to help keep the giggles going with our four-legged friends. So, If you’re in need of a good laugh today (and who isn’t) then you’ve come …

Adorable Pomeranian Clothes Both You And Your Pomeranian Will Love

I’m sorry,  but certain dogs just look way too cute in dog clothes. Pomeranians are one such breed who really know how to rock their canine closet. With their teddy bear-like appearance and their pocket-sized bodies, Pomeranians are like tiny furry babies just waiting to be bundled up in cute attire and toted around in …

The Best Dog Necklace Options For Fancy Dogs

Remember when you first got your dog? Remember how fun it was buying all the puppy essentials like food bowls, grooming tools, leashes, collars, bedding and toys? I’m not going to lie. Preparing for my new puppy was like planning for a baby. My friends even threw me a puppy shower! Do you think I …

15 Classy Dog Collar Charms For Your Dog

I’ll admit it. I’m one of those dog moms who’s kind of dog-accessory obsessed. I love all things dogs, from doggy jackets to hair accessories, to blinged out dog collars, to funny dog ID tags. So you can imagine my excitement when I learned about dog collar charms. Adorable little additions to your dog’s collar …

The Best Dog Hoodie For Cold Weather

I will begrudgingly admit that my dog is not a human child and that she doesn’t always like wearing the clothing I have so meticulously picked out for her and hung in her own personal space in the back of my closet. Still, there are times my little dog actually needs to wear dog clothes …

Best Dog Jackets

Just like humans, dogs can be susceptible to extreme weather conditions and the cold can really have a negative effect on our four-legged friends. And despite a common misconception, dogs do need a little extra help staying nice and cozy during the colder months.  So, if you’re in the business of staying one step ahead …

Best Dog Sweater

Let’s face it. Dogs get cold. On top of this: Owners love to embarrass and be goofy with their dogs (I know I do at least.) While dogs fur gives them an extra layer of protection, sometimes, it just isn’t enough. Along with this, holidays and birthdays are a great time to dress your dog …

Best Dog Costumes

Who doesn’t love sprucing their pets up once in a while for a special occasion? Whether it’s Halloween, Christmas, or some other type of themed special event or photo op, we tend to love dressing our pets up to show off their sparkling personality and express to others what a beloved family member they are. …

15 Things You Should Know About The Samoyed Dog Breed

The sight of a Samoyed, commonly referred to as Sammy, strikes the same reaction as that of seeing a new-born baby. Most people, particularly children, get an automatic need to want to pat a Sammy. Given, the Samoyed is very adorable and has the loveliest personalities ever. But, it takes a lot to own a …

10 Essential Tips For Walking Your Dog In The Rain

In an ideal world, your dog would know how to use the toilet in your house and all this “going outside” business would be just for the fun of it. But in the real world, rain or shine, a dog’s bathroom is outdoors. But what do you do when the weather takes a turn and …

The Best Nature’s Miracle Products for Dogs

Back when I was ten years old, I begged my parents for a dog. I know millions of other kids did the same thing, imagining the sweet balls of fur and drool that would become beloved members of the family for years to come. In my case, my parents told me they’d need a week …

The Best Burt’s Bees Products for Dogs

I’ve been in love with Burt’s Bees classic beeswax lip balm for years and years. One time, I ordered a shipment of four lip balm tubes from Amazon. Instead of a pack of four, they sent me roughly 15 packs of four. That’s about 60 tubes of Burt’s Bees lip balm, and they let me …

Ultimate Guide to the Best Dog Booties

There are tons of doggy products on the market these days. From doggy footwear to canine fashion, we’ve seen it all. But is clothing really necessary for dogs? I mean, haven’t they been taking care of themselves for centuries now without keeping warm with sweatshirts and stuffing their paws into sneakers? While the short answer …

A High Energy Dog Owner’s Survival Guide

Working dog breeds are popular pets today, but they have always been bred to work tirelessly alongside humans. Hunting dogs are bred to live for the hunt. Herding dogs are bred to think for themselves, or obey the commands of their masters, while they run up and down hills gathering livestock. Sled dogs are bred …

Italian Greyhound Dog Breed Information – 13 Things to Know

There are a lot of adjectives to describe the Italian Greyhound: little, strong, agile, fast, smart, stubborn, loyal, and athletic top the list. The Italian Greyhound goes by at least two nicknames: Iggy and IG. They’ve been associated with royalty practically from the time that they were first bred, and, just like their relative the …

How to Safely Walk Your Dog at Night

When the winter months arrive it can sometimes be difficult to avoid taking your dog out for a walk after dark.  It can be much more tricky in terms of visibility, road safety and keeping track of your dog’s movements.  Here are a number of pointers for walking your dog safely in the dark. Sometimes …

The Best Dog Hair Remover – Best Pet Hair Removal Tools Reviewed

While not all of our dogs shed with the same intensity, we dog owners all need to take active measures to prevent our cars and homes from being coated in dog hair. We love our dogs, but that doesn’t mean we want to be covered in their hair. So, what is the best dog hair …

10 Dog Grooming Tools You Will Wish You Had Considered Sooner

If you have ever had a shedding or long-haired dog, you will be familiar with some of the challenges of managing their coat.  Whether it is dealing with copious balls of fluff that require twice-daily vacuum cleaning (see our article for best vacuum cleaners for dog hair) or keeping on top of mats and tangles …

Tug-Of-War Myth:  Why Playing Tug with Your Dog Is Not a Bad Thing

Has your dog ever shown an interest in playing a game of tug with you but you have quickly nipped it in the bud because you have heard that playing games like that may encourage your dog to become aggressive? Games of tug often satisfy your dog’s natural urge to pull and chew on things  …

Can Dogs Detect Cancer?

It might sound like something from a science fiction novel but there is now strong scientific evidence to show that our dogs can actually detect human cancers.  This fantastic ability is now being honed by dog trainers and clinical researchers with the hope that this will enable cancers to be discovered in the early stages, …

Deer Head Chihuahua Breed Information: 15 Facts

Have you ever heard of the Deer Head Chihuahua? The name may sound strange on paper, but this type of Chihuahua actually does exist and is one of the two variations of Chihuahua dogs available. But what exactly is a Deer Head Chihuahua, and what should you know about one before investing? That’s what we’re …

The Miniature Pinscher – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide

There are plenty of toy dogs known for their big personalities, but it’s hard to find a tiny dog that comes close to the Miniature Pinscher when it comes to exuding such charm, appearance, and self-importance. The Miniature Pinscher, famous for his gorgeous look, fanciful gait, and keen intelligence, makes a wonderful addition to active …

Pomeranian Price – How To Budget For A Pomeranian  

The Pomeranian is one of the world’s most popular toy breeds, so it’s no surprise you might assume these dogs cost more than most. However, the true Pomeranian price may surprise you. Of course, before you choose to invest in a Pomeranian, it’s wise to have a good idea of the Pomeranian price, not only …

The Pomeranian and Yorkie Mixed – Meet the Yorkie Pom! 

Have you ever heard of the Porkie? What about the Yorkie Pom or the Yorkoranian? All of these monikers are nicknames used to label one of the quickest rising stars in the canine kingdom – the Pomeranian and Yorkie mixed breed. This is a dog that crosses two of the world’s favorite purebred dogs, and …

When Do Puppies Stop Biting? How To Manage Those Sharp Little Puppy Teeth

When do puppies stop biting? This is a common question we get from many of our clients who are new to puppy parenthood. While most of us can agree that puppies are ridiculously adorable, we can also agree it’s not so adorable when they sink their needle-like teeth into our skin. Ouch! While puppy biting …

The Morkie – Your Complete Guide to Raising A Maltese Yorkie Mix

Move over, poodle mixes, because here comes the Morkie! A mix of two of the world’s most popular toy breeds, the Morkie has style, sass, and offers so much love. If you’re on the hunt for a small, family oriented dog, then you’ll surely want to take a moment to read about the Morkie. So …

Teacup Pomeranian Breed Information: 13 Things to Know

Pomeranians are famous for their teddy bear-like appearance, sweet disposition and teensy size. But did you know it’s possible to get a Pomeranian that’s even smaller than usual? That’s right – we’re referring to the Teacup Pomeranian. But just because you can get a Teacup Pomeranian doesn’t mean you should. So, before you decide if …

The Mini Husky – Your Ultimate Breed Information Guide

Huskies are some of the most beautiful and highly sought after dogs in the canine kingdom. Unfortunately, they are also some of the most high maintenance. This is due to their size, background and overall energy level. Luckily, there is a smaller version of the Husky that is just as gorgeous, entertaining, intelligent and loyal. …

250 Delicious Chocolate Lab Names

Are you the proud new pet parent of a Chocolate Labrador Retriever? If so, then we want to congratulate you! You are now embarking on the wonderful journey of pet parenthood with one of the world’s most popular dogs – the Lab! In fact, not only is the Labrador Retriever considered America’s most popular dog, …

Purina Pro Plan Calming Care Review

Purina’s Calming Care product is a probiotic supplement that helps your dog deal with stressors and stay in a healthy, happy state of mind. When you purchase this product, you receive a box that contains 45 pouches and will last for 6 weeks. Each pouch contains one serving of Calming Care. To use, you simply …

9 Things You Should Know About the Miniature Labradoodle

The Miniature Labradoodle is an adorable breed that is a mix of a Labrador and a Poodle. Their fur has the curl of a Poodle and the wave of a Labrador, which can create the most lovely little ringlets. As with any dog, their fur can differ depending on their parents. Essentially, they’re the same as …

11 Things You Should Know About Fox Terriers

Fox Terriers (also called foxies or foxys) originated in England in the 19th century. These cheeky little chaps are lively and enjoy a good play, and tend to suffer very little from health problems. If you want a pet that’s spunky, mischievous, protective, and energetic, a foxie may be the perfect match for you! Fox …

11 Things You Should Know About the Dachshund

Dachshunds, known as Doxies among their admirers, originated in Germany nearly 600 years ago and have been popular throughout history.  These tiny entertainers consistently make the top breed lists and it’s not hard to see why.  In addition to their adorably pint-sized frames, they are sassy and have a mind of their own.  Although this …

6 Tips for Managing the Spring Shed

We’ve all been there. The dog hair just keeps piling up, and you can’t seem to stop it. Shedding is a natural event that most dogs experience, especially during seasonal changes. Spring, when the temperatures begin to warm up, tends to be the most vicious of all the shedding. The accumulation of dog hair during …

22 Essential Items to Get Before Bringing Home Your New Puppy

When you are bringing a new puppy or rescue dog home it can be difficult not to get overwhelmed by the sheer number of products available on the pet store shelves.  Often you can come home with a car full of items, half of which you never even use. We hope that this article gives …

Pembroke Welsh Corgi Breed Information – 11 Things to Know

Known for their cute, stubby legs, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is somewhat short. Originally bred to herd livestock, the working dog has assisted farmers for hundreds of years; in fact, some speculate that their ancestors been around as early as the 10th century. Referred to as “heelers”, they drive cattle and sheep by nipping at …