Dog fur comes in many shapes, lengths, and textures. Many canines have curly hair across their whole body, while others just have curly hair on their ears (at least when they are cut traditionally). It doesn’t take much for a curly-eared dog to steal your heart, especially when groomed properly. Here are some of the […]
While we love dogs, there’s no denying that they can get a little stinky in between baths. While a bath can be a simple solution to odor issues, frequent baths can end up drying out and irritating their skin and coat. Dog colognes are the perfect solution to keeping your dog smelling fresh and clean.
If you have a dog that stinks, it can be incredibly distracting, and the smell can also transfer to your furniture or carpet. The best way to remove the odor quickly is with a high-quality shampoo that specializes in odor removal. If you need help choosing a good brand, keep reading for reviews of the
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There are several different classes of dogs listed according to Kennel Club associations. Dogs are classified in different categories to show their strengths and breed purpose. When it comes to herding dogs, they could be useful for anything from chickens to cattle. Naturally, with the domestication of canines, we tend to spoil our dogs rather
Are you getting ready to have a litter of puppies in your home? If so, you can’t have them wandering all over the place with the risk of them hurting themselves, but that doesn’t mean you need to go out and spend a bunch of money on a pre-made whelping box. Let’s put those DIY
Huskies are double-coated and require extra grooming during shedding season. Brush daily and use a special de-shedding shampoo and conditioner to ensure fabulous fur.
Dogs are known to be clingier and needier pets than independent felines, but some breeds really take the cake. We’re talking about the dogs that shadow your every move, follow you to the bathroom, trip you while you walk, and often sulk when they have to spend any time apart from you. Every dog has
A newcomer to American dog owners, the Dogo Argentino is a pack-hunting dog bred to hunt big game like puma and wild boar. Large and formidable, the Dogo is a striking all-white dog with a powerful, muscular build and an intimidating look. Curious about the Dogo? Here are eight fascinating facts about the Dogo Argentino
Don’t let your dog miss out on burger night! Cook up these easy mini sliders dog treats.
The popular canine sport of disc dog requires a human and canine to work as a team. The dog relies on the human for accurate throws of a flying disc and the human relies on the dog’s athleticism to catch each throw. Maryland dog trainer Gabby Scott competes in disc dog events. However, the initial
Almost nothing is better than a cold tasty popsicle on a hot summer day. But why should we be the only ones allowed to eat popsicles? What about dogs? You can definitely make healthy pupsicles and give them to your dog! It will help cool them off on those particularly sweltering days. Here are various
Are you drawn to the water? Whether you go boating, fishing, or swimming, having a canine companion along for the ride is always more fun. If you’re looking for a dog that will keep you company while you’re out on the lake, you have come to the right place. In this article, we’ll discuss water
If you live in a hot climate and are considering adding to your fur family, you’ll want to adopt a breed that does well in warmer temperatures. The dog breeds that thrive in hot climates tend to have specific coat qualities and body structures better suited to warmer temperatures. Many have origins in warm climates
We’ll show you what happens when you mix a Beagle’s cuddly temperament with a tiny, feisty Chihuahua plus other common Beagle mixes.
Traveling to Hawaii with your dog? It takes research and planning as Hawaii comes in No. 1 with the strictest state laws for moving with pets. Whether you are moving or traveling to Hawaii with your dog, know that in order for pets to leave the Hawaii airport, there’s a multi-step process of showing proof
If you are looking for extra cash and love spending time with animals, pet sitting can be a wonderful part-time or even full-time job. Pet ownership is on the rise, and that means more people need sitters while they handle chores, go to work, run errands, or deal with an emergency, so it’s a great
Dog owners are no strangers to odd canine behavior, and one such weird and potentially dangerous behavior some canines may engage in is eating rocks. If your dog is eating rocks, you’ll need to assess the situation to determine why your dog is eating rocks and how to stop it. While it’s not uncommon, the
While it’s not always in our control, nobody wants to buy a new puppy only to deal with health problem after health problem. Bloat is a very serious condition that can be life-threatening, and while any dog can get it, some breeds are more prone than others. You need to know when to remain extra
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is renowned for his adaptability, athleticism and hardiness. Bred for work in the hills of Cardiganshire, Wales, the Cardigan’s chest was developed deep for large heart and lung capacities. His legs were developed short, but don’t misjudge him: He’s tough, capable and (surprise!) speedy. Looking back Ancestors of the Cardigan migrated
The answer is yes! Dogs can eat sesame seeds, and they provide fiber, calcium and vitamin E, among other nutrients says Dr. Jessica Taylor, vice president of veterinary medicine at Petfolk. Just be sure your dog isn’t getting too much of these nutrients from his daily food and his treat of sesame. Too many sesame
Therapy dogs in schools re-establish a sense of safety to students and staff, helping them to heal from school-shooting scares.
You can probably spot dozens of dog breeds in the wild and instantly recognize them by their appearance. Pugs and English Bulldogs are two easily discernible breeds you could probably spot at any dog park. You might be surprised to learn just how many breeds there are, however. The American Kennel Club (AKC) recognizes almost
Yes, as long as he is healthy and vaccinated. Don’t forget to pack these important documents before your dog-friendly trip to Canada.
Never use human hair dye on your dog and before applying pet-safe color dye, rub a mineral-based lubricant around your pup’s eyes for extra protection.
Catahoula Leopard Dogs are an exotic-sounding breed with muddled ancestry, but most believe they’re descended from Bloodhounds, Greyhounds, Wolfhounds, and possibly Mastiffs. With a serious demeanor and work ethic, Catahoula Leopard Dogs require serious training to manage. Without it, they can run roughshod over unprepared or novice dog owners! Let’s break down a step-by-step approach
Six-Thirty, the rescue dog in best-selling novel Lessons in Chemistry, has a thriving fan base that’s secured his spot in the book’s 2023 Apple TV+ adaptation. Dogster chatted with author Bonnie Garmus about her inspiration for his character and her love for rescue dogs.
The Doberman Pinscher ranks 15 on the 2022 AKC popular dog breed list. Our breed expert paws through everything you need to know about the Doberman Pinscher dog breed.
Puppy scammers make big bucks preying on your enthusiasm for that puppy you saw for sale online or your anguish over a lost dog. Do you know how to spot a scam?
The next time Easter rolls around, don’t just assemble an Easter basket for your kids; make one for your favorite dog, too! Our canine pals deserve some nice treats on Easter, and putting together a dog Easter basket is just as easy as doing one for children. You just need to know what to put