— Everybody knows cats get hairballs, but can dogs? It turns out dogs do get hairballs -- here's what you need to know.
— For Operation Kira's Birthday, I made a jazzed-up version of meatloaf muffins.
— In honor of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, here's how you can recognize crimes against dogs and do something about it.
— Does your dog get the Monday morning blues when you leave for work? Here's how to beat 'em.
— April is National Pet First-Aid Awareness Month. These are the essential items you must have handy when emergency strikes.
— The hands-on class covered everything from severe vomiting to serious trauma, such as being hit by a car. I share what I learned.
— Got some free time on your hands this weekend? Try one of Claire Lower's recipes for healthy, homemade dog treats.
— I asked a professional pooper scooper to help me put together these rules of etiquette for dealing with dog poop. Picking it up is just the beginning.
— Rocky looks forward to baseball's Opening Day and the NCAA basketball championship, but he has rules on how to watch them; here's my take.
— Lyme disease is caused by bacteria transmitted through tick bites. Here are symptoms, treatment options, and prevention tips.
— We round up our best Dogster posts on why adding a microchip to your dog's ID is a good idea.
— Renting a house or apartment with four-legged roommates can be extremely difficult -- read our tips to help increase your chances.
— We'd had Rocquel for years when we adopted Rocky. Here's how we got them to co-exist peacefully -- even become friends!
— I brought the little rock into our bed, but now the big rock wants to sleep with us, too.
— Until rock parks are a thing, my Fuzzy must go to the dog park for a little off-leash time. Here's how we have fun -- safely!
— We celebrate the switch with a "Take Your Rock to Work Day." Meet the Rockster team and their pets, and get tips for bringing your rock to the office.
— Coconut oil can have many health benefits for dogs -- for their skin, digestive, and immune systems; metabolic function; and even their bone and brain health!
— Once they tasted the dough, Kira and Angie had no patience for waiting on the icing to set.
— When it comes to seizures in dogs, there are no easy answers. Epilepsy in dogs can be as difficult to diagnose as it is to treat effectively.
— I love vets, but I hate their waiting rooms. Here are a few more things I wish they would change.
— I love watching Kira run free, a big goofy grin on her face. It took months of training before she was ready to go off-leash. Here's how we got there.
— Corned beef and cabbage is a staple on St. Patrick's Day. Should you share it with your dog?
— What you need to know in case of an emergency, and what should be in your pet's evacuation kit.
— Finley paces, barks, and becomes destructive when we leave her home alone. Will a software program help keep her calm?
— Guess what? You've got a to-do list for your dogs this season. Here's what's on it.
— We chat with the "Bar Rescue" creator about the predator-proof outdoor area that allows his animals to safely enjoy the outdoors.
— Follow these tips to make the "spring forward" change a little easier on our canine companions.
— I recently purchased a new sofa, and my pets had a very big say in the one I chose. Hint: Slipcovers!
— After years of testing, medications, and switching between store-bought foods, I'm now making her food myself and finally finding her some relief.
— It's Professional Pet Sitters Week! Here are the thank-you gifts I enjoy getting as a dog sitter.
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