What exactly is heartworm in dogs and why is it so challenging to treat? Why is this disease so serious in dogs? What should you know about heartworm preventatives and how ivermectin affects certain breeds?
Fleas have been around for a very long time, irritating our pets and invading our homes. They are smart little critters that can survive just about anywhere. They eat sparingly, move quietly and reproduce aggressively. The good news is that there are steps you can take to ensure a flea-free home.
Tick paralysis is yet another concern when it comes to ticks and dogs. So, what are the symptoms of tick paralysis in dogs and how is it treated? And why is this condition so often misdiagnosed?
Lyme disease is caused by bacteria transmitted through tick bites. Here are symptoms, treatment options and prevention tips when it comes to Lyme disease in dogs.
Celebrate the dog moms in your life this Mother’s Day! These Mother's Day gifts are perfect for pup paw-rents.
Panosteitis, or pano, causes pain in your pup’s leg bones. So, what dogs are more likely to get this condition and how is pano in dogs diagnosed and treated?
Find out how Rocky Kanaka’s 'Dog's Day Out' uses a unique angle to help dogs with less-than-happy pasts find their happy endings.
Can dogs eat onions? And what are your next steps if your dog ate onions? The facts about onions and dogs are a little complicated — let’s find out more.
Why do dogs hump? Puppies begin humping each other early, and if it's not trained out of them, the behavior can develop into a habit or signal serious medical problems. Let's talk dog humping and answer questions like, "Why do male dogs hump other male dogs?"
Is your dog squinting or holding his eye shut? Are the whites of his eyes really red? Could it be a corneal ulcer? Let’s discuss symptoms, diagnosis and treatment for dog eye ulcers.
Does your dog have pale gums, a fast pulse, a heart murmur and shortness of breath? Idiopathic Immune-Mediated Thrombocytopenia, aka IMT or ITP, in dogs is a somewhat rare but potentially fatal condition.
Service dogs are an increasingly popular topic. There’s a lot of confusion around what exactly a service dog is, and the differences between service dogs and emotional support dogs. Let’s meet five service dog breeds and learn more about service dogs right here.
Dog photographer Seth Casteel steps out from behind the lens to play matchmaker for dogs and humans on Z Living’s TV show, ‘Finding Fido.’ We interview Seth to find out more about the series, his new book and other exciting projects.
Happy National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day! Today, we’re celebrating some of the shelter dogs adopted by our favorite celebrities. We would love to hear the stories of your shelter dogs, too!
Oh no! What do you do if your dog escapes? See our tips to prevent your dog from escaping before the escape even happens and how to find your dog if he does get out.