If dog anal glands get excessively full or impacted, they can become infected or even rupture. Let's look at some common dog anal gland issues, how to treat them — and what to do to stop them before they start.
Heat stroke in dogs can occur for a variety of reasons — and your four-legged friend is especially susceptible since he might be pushing himself or staying out in the heat to please you. Here’s how to recognize the symptoms of heat stroke in dogs and how to prevent it in the first place.
As a dog parent, are you guilty of any of these bad behaviors? See some of the rudest dog parenting mishaps and tell us what bad dog parenting behaviors drive you absolutely crazy!
You’ve probably heard of Lyme disease in dogs — but do you know about anaplasmosis in dogs? Anaplasmosis is unfortunately another tick-borne disease that might make your dog sick. Let’s learn about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment for anaplasmosis in dogs.
How much water should a dog drink exactly? The answer depends on a few factors like his size, what he eats, his age, exercise, the weather and any medications he takes. Here’s what you need to know.
Summer heat is a top (but, as we’ll learn, not the only) cause for dog dehydration. So, how do you know if you have a dehydrated dog on your hands, what can you do to help a dehydrated dog and how can you prevent dog dehydration before it happens?
We surveyed our Facebook community to get their tips on how to handle dogs and fireworks this summer.
An amazing K-9 in the field and partner to his handler, Deputy Richard Castellon, Kylo makes a difference in the community.
When our dogs look at us with those big eyes, sometimes we can't resist sharing our food. But can dogs eat bread? What about fruits and vegetables? And can dogs eat nuts or fish? Let's take a look at human food for dogs — what foods are good for dogs, what foods and bad for dogs — and what foods are toxic.
A dog eating poop — aka coprophagia — is a pretty common (albeit gross) canine behavior, but there are a few steps you can take to stop it from happening!
Wondering how to take care of a dog? Whether this is your first four-legged friend or your 15th, we’ve compiled a few good reminders on what NOT to do when it comes to how to take care of a dog.
If you’re like us, your dogs are a central part of your life. Looking for ways to memorialize or honor your dogs? Whether they’ve passed over the rainbow bridge or they’re still by your side, we’ve got a few tips (and personal stories about!) dog tattoos.
It’s no secret that dogs love sleeping — so getting a dog bed for your pup is common sense. But what type of dog bed you get is a little more of a challenge. Let’s look at different types of dog beds — from dog beds that match your decor to orthopedic dog beds and everything in between.