Smelly Dog

Smelly Dog: Why Does My Dog Smell So Bad?

It’s no surprise that over 48,000,000 households own a dog. Not only are they great companions, but owning a pet has been linked to lowered blood pressure when you take your furry friend for regular walks. However, we…

Indestructible Dog Toy: Dealing With Aggressive Chewing Behavior

Did you know that in a study that investigated the chewing behavior of dogs, roughly 33% of dogs had some sort of problem with the chewing materials they were given, and many needed medical intervention? Because dogs often…

How to Handle Life With a Reactive Dog

You know your dog is a total sweetheart — but does everyone else? For some dogs, being highly reactive is a part of their nature. Others, especially those rescued from bad circumstances, reactivity is something they learn over…

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How to Prepare Your Home for a New Dog

In the US, 63.4 million households have dogs. Because they’re man’s best friend, you probably want one for yourself! But without the right preparations, it can be terrifying for a pup to arrive in a new (and strange)…

are fish good pets

Are Fish Good Pets? Here’s What You Need to Know

While dogs and cats are the most commonly owned pets in the United States, the third most popular is fish. According to the American Pet Products Association, 11.8 million households in the US own freshwater fish (2.9 million…

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The Complete Guide to Choosing Pet Food for New Owners

In 2022, pet food sales have increased by 5.8%. Online subscriptions and purchases for pet toys have also skyrocketed. This makes sense because pet adoption has increased during the pandemic. You want to take great care of your…

ID tags

What You Need To Put On Your Pet’s ID Tag

In the United States, more than 10 million pets are lost or stolen each year. The longer they’re missing, the lower the chances are of them being reunited with their owners. Did you know that having the right…

unique pets

5 Unique Pets That Are Easy to Own

90.5 million families in the US own a pet. Most of them are dogs and cats, the most common domesticated species, but many animal lovers don’t want one of these for a variety of reasons. They might be…

Dog Is Barking

5 Reasons Your Dog Is Barking (And How to Stop It)

Your dog barks. It’s a fact of life. Some dogs are more barkers than others, but no matter the breed, it’s not unusual to hear your pup make all sorts of different noises such as whines, growls, howls,…

care choices

Palliative Care Choices for Pets

A pet is a member of the family like any other. Cats, dogs, and other four-legged (or winged) friends act as constant companions for years—often decades—and as such, when they come to the end of their lives, it’s…