Dogs Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26

Signs of Cancer in Dogs
Know the warning signs of cancer in dogs. Understanding the signs of cancer can help you save your dog's life.

10 Safety Tips For Dog Owners
All loving dog owners want to keep their dogs safe. Learn about various hazards in your dog's world and find out how to keep your dog out of harm's way.

Before She Was Xena
A sickly puppy was brought to the animal shelter. She was not expected to live through the night. A volunteer took her home to keep her comfortable.

Xena and Jonny: Making a Difference in the World
Find out how Xena, Jonny and the rest of the Hickey family have been making the world a better place.

Life With Xena
Find out how Xena did during her stay with the Hickey family.

Xena The Warrior Puppy: A Story of Love
Xena the Warrior Puppy went from sick and neglected to loved and celebrated. Learn about her triumphant journey in words and photos.

Xena Becomes the Warrior
Xena made a miraculous recovery thanks to her loving foster family. A Facebook page was created, and a community of people fell in love with Xena.

Xena Gets Adopted
Xena gets officially adopted and is now a permanent member of the Hickey family.

Xena and Jonny: A Beautiful Friendship
Learn about the relationship between Jonny and his dog Xena.

Xena Awaits Her Forever Home
Xena is now a happy, healthy puppy. She is ready to find her forever home. Who would adopt her?

Xena Meets The Hickey Family
Xena gets to stay with the Hickey family for a trial period. Will she get to stay with them forever?

10 Common Dog Health Problems
There are a number of reasons your dog can become sick. Learn about the most common dog diseases and canine health issues that can send your dog to the vet.

5 Things Dog Owners Should Know About Ticks
Ticks pose a major threat to you, your dog and the rest of your family. Here are 5 things every dog owner should know about ticks and their dogs.

Dalmatian - Dog Breed Profile Guide
The Dalmatian is a high-energy, affectionate dog breed know especially for it's distinct spots. Learn all about the dalmatian here.

Phobias in Dogs - Dogs and Fear of the Veterinarian
Between the strange smells, being restrained, and poked and prodded, it's no wonder many dogs develop a fear of the veterinarian. Find out how to manage or overcome a dog's fear of going to the vet.

9 Health Problems Seen in Senior Dogs
Everyone ages, and dogs are no exception. As a dog owner, you should prepare yourself to deal with health issues that may come with aging in dogs. Senior dogs can be healthy, but knowing what to expect can help you take better care of your dog.

Help for Itchy Dogs With Allergies
Are you frustrated with your itching, scratching, chewing dog? Here are the best ways to ease the itching and manage the symptoms of your dog with allergies.

Phobias in Dogs - Dogs and Fear of Strangers
Dogs may develop a fear of strangers due to a lack of early socialization or genetic factors that cause them to be skittish. It can be difficult to completely eliminate a dog's fear of strangers, but there are a number of things you can do to ease a dog's fear and anxiety.

Rhodesian Ridgeback - Dog Breed Profile
Find out if the Rhodesian Ridgeback is the dog for you. Learn about the personality, appearance and history of the Rhodesian Ridgeback.

Dogs and Phobias - Causes of Fear in Dogs
It's important to try to find out the reason a dog develops a fear or phobia. Knowing the underlying cause of a dog's fear is the first step in overcoming the problem. Learn how to determine why your dog has certain fears or phobias.

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New Year's Resolutions for You and Your Dog - Make the New Year Better for Your Dog
When making your New Year's resolutions this year, keep your dog in mind. Sticking to the plan can be difficult if you are just doing it for you, so why not incorporate your own goals into a way to improve your dog's quality of life too.

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Saint Bernard Dog Breed Information Profile
The Saint Bernard is a giant dog breed with a big heart. Learn more about this beautiful and massive dog breed, such as appearance, personality and health concerns.

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Tail Docking in Dogs - Definition and Debate
What is tail docking? Learn about the practice of tail docking in dogs, why it is done, and what it entails.

Basic Information About Dogs and Dog Care
Let's being at the beginning. Here are the basic of dog ownership. Learn about getting a new dog, caring for your dog at every age, and nurturing the bond between you and your dog.

Saving Money on Dog Care - Cutting the Cost of Dog Ownership
Learn how to save money on dog care the right way. You can cut back on expenses and decrease the cost of dog ownership without compromising the quality of dog care.

Top Gifts For Dog Lovers
Find the best gifts for the dog lovers in your life. This gift guide offers some ideas for all types of dog lovers, from beginners to pros.

Dog Gift Guide - Top Gifts for Dogs
Discover the top gifts for the dogs in your life with this dog gift guide. From toys to treats, learn what gifts are sure to make just about any dog thrilled.

Top Gifts For Dog Lovers
Find the best gifts for the dog lovers in your life. This gift guide offers some ideas for all types of dog lovers, from beginners to pros.

Brussels Griffon Dog Breed - Brussels Griffon Profile
The Brussels Griffon is a compact and sturdy, dog that is often considered to possess a human-like facial expression. From personality to appearance, learn all about the lively and friendly Brussels Griffon dog breed.

Border Collie Dog Breed - Border Collie Profile
The Border Collie is a hard-working, energetic herding dog that makes a great companion to the right owner. Learn all about this amazing dog breed, including temperament, appearance and history.

Anthropomorphism, Treating Pets Like Humans
Guest Author Michael Landa comments on anthropomorphism and our pets. Many of us treat our dogs as if they were humans. Learn about the impact this has on our relationships with our dogs.

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Dog Health and Behavior Information Guide
Learn all about your dog's health and behavior, from veterinary care and signs of illness to obedience training and housebreaking. Keep your dog healthy and develop a obedience training program for your dog.

Airedale Terrier Dog Breed - Airedale Terrier Profile
The Airedale Terrier is an energetic, happy dog breed that makes an excellent protector. Find out more about this lively Airedale's appearance, history and other traits.

Your Senior Dog - The Needs of Aging Dogs
Find out all about caring for your senior dog. The aging dog has special needs. Learn how to care for your aging dog from guest author Val Witt. Page 2.

Affenpinscher Dog Breed - Affenpinscher Profile
The Affenpinscher is a compact and sturdy dog with a somewhat feisty nature. From personality to appearance, learn all about the lively and unique Affenpinscher dog breed.

Your Senior Dog - The Needs of Aging Dogs
Find out all about caring for your senior dog. The aging dog has special needs. Learn how to care for your aging dog from guest author Val Witt.

Top Dog Kennel and Crate Styles
Dog kennels and crates are can be found in several styles. Use these descriptions to decide which dog kennel or crate design is best for your dog and lifestyle.

About Premium Dog Foods - Premium Dog Food Companies
Find information about premium dog foods and research premium dog food companies.

10 Best Kind of Dog Beds
Your dog needs a great place to rest his head. There is a near-endless selection of dog beds on the market today. Learn about some of the best dog bed options

How to Be a Responsible Dog Owner: What to Know
Responsible dog ownership is essential for a dog's health. If you want to be a responsible dog owner, here are some basic guidelines, including tips on breeding, training and keeping your dog healthy.

Four Common Dog Leash Varieties
Need a dog leash? Find out about the different dog leashes available and decide which best suits you and your dog.

Nine Different Types of Dog Collars
Read about a variety of dog collars and collar alternatives to learn which type best suits your dog.

Fostering a Dog - Questions and Expectiations
Thinking about fostering a dog? Becoming a foster home for a dog in need is a great way to help. Here's what you need to know about fostering a dog.

What to Expect After Adopting a New Dog
If you've decided to adopt a new dog, make sure you are prepared. Here's what you can expect over the first few weeks with your new companion.

What to Do If You Find a Dog
What should you dog if you find a dog wandering around? What if the dog is injured? Here are the steps to take if you find a stray dog or lost dog.

Donating to Animal Charities
There are a number of animal-focused charities that are helping animals in need, and they can use your funds to continue their missions.

Is It Safe For My Dog to Roam Free?
Is it safe to let dogs roam free? Find out about the dangers of free-roaming dogs, and why letting your dog roam free off-leash is a bad idea.

How To Train Your Dog to Speak or Be Quiet
Want your dog to bark on command? Or, wish you could get your dog to quiet down? Here's how to train your dog to speak and to be quiet.

How to Stop Your Dog From Barking
Does your dog bark too much? Here's how to stop excessive barking in dogs and prevent it from happening all the time.

Why Do Dogs Fight?
How can you tell if dogs are playing or fighting? Why do dogs fight? Here's what dog owners should know about dog play and dog fights.

How to Prevent Dog Fights
Can dog fights be avoided? Learn how to prevent dog fighting and find out when you should intervene in a dog fight.

All About Fleas on Dogs
Find out all about fleas and your dogs. Learn about the life cycle of the flea and the risk fleas pose to your dog.

Flea Treatment and Prevention Medications for Dogs
Fleas are not only a nuisance. They are a health risk for your dog. Learn about the many types of flea treatments and prevention products available today. Keep fleas off your dog for good.

Why Do Dogs Bark?
Dogs will be dogs, and most dogs will bark or otherwise vocalize. Find out why dogs bark and how to gain control over dog barking, including how to stop excessive dog barking.

Veterinary Exams for Dogs
What happens during a veterinary examination? Learn about physical exams for dogs so you know what to expect when your dog goes to the vet.

Old English Sheepdog Dog Breed Halloween Costume Photo
Old English Sheepdog Dog Breed Halloween Costume Photo. Page 4.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Photo Gallery of Dog Halloween Costumes
Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 5.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Pugs Dressed as a Sergeant and Corporal
Dog Halloween Costumes - Pugs Dressed as a Sergeant and Corporal. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 13.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Dachshund as a Snap Dragon
Dachshund dressed as a Snap Dragon. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Photo Gallery of Dog Halloween Costumes
Pekingese dressed as a cow. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 8.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Photo Gallery of Dog Halloween Costumes
Pekingese dressed as a fire dog. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 7.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Poodle Dressed as Pirate
Dog Halloween Costumes - Poodle Dressed as Pirate. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 12.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Photo Gallery of Dog Halloween Costumes
Riley, a mix in a Halloween outfit. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 6.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Photo Gallery of Dog Halloween Costumes
Riley, a mix, in a pumpkin costume. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 2.

Dogs Halloween Costumes - Dobermans in Halloween Costumes
Dogs Halloween Costumes - Dobermans in Halloween Costumes. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 10.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Photo Gallery of Dog Halloween Costumes
Three dogs in Halloween T-shirts. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 9.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Photo Gallery of Dog Halloween Costumes
Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 3.

Halloween Dogs Costumes - Wiggles as a Bride
Wiggles - 3 year old miniature Chihuahua as a little bride. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 23.

Halloween Dogs Costumes - Nike the Chihuahua as a Witch
Nike, a 5-month-old miniature Chihuahua pup as a witch. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 22.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Dog Witch Halloween Costume
Harley, an 11-month-old Chorkie, dressed as a good witch next to a pumpkin. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 18.

Halloween Dogs Costumes - Chloe as a Clown Wizard
Chloe, a 13 year-old Lab mix, dressed as a clown wizard. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 24.

Halloween Dogs Costumes - Snuggles as a Class Clown
Snuggles - 1 year old teacup Chihuahua as a Class Clown. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 25.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Darth Vader Dog Halloween Costume
Mikita, a 14 month old English Mastiff as Darth Vader. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 16.

Dog Costume - Disco Dog
A dog in a disco halloween costume. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 34.

Halloween Dogs Costumes - Gracie the Dog Dressed as a Jailbird
Gracie, a pound puppy dressed as a jailbird for Halloween. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 19.

Halloween Dogs in Costumes - Lobster Dog Halloween Costume
Basil, a Parti Pomeranian dressed as a lobster in a lobster pot! Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 21.

Halloween Dogs Costumes - Pug in a Witch Costume
A Pug dressed as a witch for halloween. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 20.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Dog Taxi Cab Halloween Costume
Pluto, a 2 year old Bichon Frise dressed as a NYC taxi cab for Halloween. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 14.

Dog Costumes - Bunnies
CJ and Lillie dressed as bunnies. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 32.

Dogs Halloween Costumes - Cabbage Patch Dog
Elsieta as a cabbage patch dog. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 27.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Devil Dog Halloween Costume
Toby, a 1 year old Beagle dressed as a little devil. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 15.

Dog Costumes - Devil and Pumpkin
Dogs dressed as devil and pumpkin for Halloween. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 37.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Chihuahua Granny
Elsieta - 5 month old chihuahua pup dressed up as a granny. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 26.

Dogs Halloween Costumes - Dogs in Minnie Mouse and Angel Halloween Costumes
Curly Sue, a 15-year-old mixed curly dog dressed as as Minnie Mouse and Pokey, a 3-year-old Basset-Beagle mix dressed as and angel. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 17.

Dogs Halloween Costumes - Skunk, Witch, Superdog
Dogs dressed as a Skunk, a Witch and a Superdog. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 28.

Dog Halloween Costumes - Poodle Dressed as Zebra
Dog Halloween Costumes - Poodle Dressed as Zebra. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 11.

Dog Costume - Butterfly
Buttercup the French Bulldog dressed as a butterfly. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 29.

Dog Costumes - Cheerleaders
Three dogs as cheerleaders. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 33.

Dog Costumes - Hot Dog Pugs
Pugs dressed as hot dogs. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 35.

Dog Costume - Jailbird, Prisoner
Biggie the French Bulldog dressed as a jailbird or prisoner. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 36.

Dog Costume - Superman Boxer
Tucker the Boxer in his Halloween costume - Superman! Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 31.

Dog Costumes - Angel and Devil Dogs
Lulu and Cici in Devil and Angel costumes. Dog Halloween Costumes - View this photo gallery of adorable dogs in Halloween costumes for fun or even for ideas. Plus, send in a photo of your own dog in a Halloween costume. Page 30.

Dog Halloween Costume Photo Gallery
View this photo gallery dog Halloween​ costumes for fun or even for ideas. Halloween can be fun for dogs too!

Dog Halloween Costume Photo Gallery
View this photo gallery dog Halloween​ costumes for fun or even for ideas. Halloween can be fun for dogs too!

Dog Halloween Costume Photo Gallery
View this photo gallery dog Halloween​ costumes for fun or even for ideas. Halloween can be fun for dogs too!

Dog Halloween Costume Photo Gallery
View this photo gallery dog Halloween​ costumes for fun or even for ideas. Halloween can be fun for dogs too!

How to Train Your Dog to Lie Down
Does your dog know how to lie down on cue? Teaching down is fun and easy. Here's how to train your dog to lie down when asked.

How to Train Your Dog to Stay
All dogs should learn the stay cue. Follow these steps to train your dog to stay in place, a basic and essential command.

Train Your Dog to Release or Drop It
Teaching your dog to release things is very important for his safety and your peace of mind. Here's how to train your dog to drop it.

Bad Breath in Dogs and Dental Disease
Why does your dog have bad breath? Is bad breath normal in dogs? Learn about halitosis in dogs and how it relates to dental health​.

How to Train Your Dog to Wait
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Living With Dogs When You Have Allergies
How to Live With dogs When You Are Allergic To Dogs. Managing your allergies to dogs and still having a dog yourself.

Westminster Dog Show - All About the Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
The Westminster Dog Show is one of the largest and most prestigious canine conformation events in the United States. Every February, the Westminster Kennel Club hosts the breed show at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Find out more about the Westminster Dog Show.

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Why Do Dogs Shed and How Can I Reduce It?
Why do dogs shed? How can you stop dogs from shedding so much? Find out what makes dogs shed and learn how you can reduce dog shedding in your home.

10 Tips for First Time Dog Owners
You have a new dog, now what? Here's what you need to know about caring for your new dog. Read a beginner's guide to dog care.

Getting Your First Dog
If you are about to get a dog for the first time, this is for you. Here's a beginner's guide to getting your first dog.

Places to Avoid When Looking for a New Dog
Ready to adopt your new dog? Here are some places you should avoid when searching for your new companion.

Finding Your Lost or Missing Dog
Have you lost your dog? It's heartbreaking to discover that your beloved dog is missing. Here's how to search for a lost dog.

How to Care for Senior Dogs
How do you care for your senior dog? Here's what you need to know to help your aging dog stay happy and comfortable.

Keep Dogs Cool in the Summer Heat
How can you keep your dog cool in the summer heat? Here are some tips that will help protect your dog from the heat and cool your dog down.

Dog Treat Varieties - Treats for Your Dog
Learn about the different types of dog treats on the market and decide which are best for your dog.

Puppy Vaccinations - Vaccines for Your Puppy
Puppy vaccinations are an essential part of your puppy's first several months. Learn why you need to have your puppy vaccinated and what to expect throughout the process.

Choosing a German Shepherd Puppy
Choosing your perfect German Shepherd puppy and companion does require a great deal of time, effort and energy, but when done properly will be something you won't regret at all in the future.

How to the Right German Shepherd Puppy
Learn how to choose your perfect German Shepherd puppy and companion. Page 2.

Playing Tug of War With Your Dog
Dogs love to play tug of war, and it's good for them. Tug of war is great exercise for your dog. Here's how to play tug of war with your dog.

Tips on House training Puppies
House training your puppy can be hard! These tips can help get you started with housebreaking your dog.

Dog Movies for Grown Ups
Hoping to watch a movie about dogs? Here are some great dog-themed movies that are geared towards adults.

Dyson DC31 Animal Handheld Vacuum Review
Read a review of the Dyson DC31 Animal Handheld Vacuum. This handheld vacuum is cordless and powerful. Find out more about the Dyson DC31 Animal Handheld Vacuum in my review.

Are Bones Safe for Dogs?
Are bones safe for dogs? Find out if it's really safe to give bones to dogs. Learn about the dangers of bones to your dog.

Heat Stroke in Dogs
Heat stroke is a serious health issue that can cause death in dogs. Learn how to recognize the signs of heat stroke and prevent heat stroke in dogs.

Parvo in Dogs is a Deadly Disease
Parvo is a highly contagious virus that can be fatal. Find out how parvo is transmitted and learn how to prevent parvo from affecting your dog.

Naming Your Dog or Puppy
Trying to choose a name for your dog or puppy? Check out these tips for naming your new dog.

Canine Influenza
Canine Influenza is a potential threat to all dogs. As a dog owner, here is what you need to know about this highly contagious disease.

Dog Heath Problems and Prevention
Learn about heath problems that can affect your dog. Find out how to prevent and detect illness. Here's what dog owners need to know about dog health.

About Dogs - Why the Pet Business is Booming
The pet business is booming, and people are cashing in on a new awareness that pets are worthy of spoiling too.

All About Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus (GDV) or Bloat
For Dogs, GDV or Bloat, is a serious life-threatening emergency condition. The stomach fills with gas and/or food, then rotates.

What Is a Designer Dog Breed - About Hybrid Dogs
What is a designer dog breed? What are hybrid dogs? Learn all about hybrid dogs and designer dog breeds. Find out why designer dog breeds and hybrid dogs are so popular.

Rescue Dogs - Search-And-Rescue Heroes
We all love a hero, and search & rescue dogs are some of the biggest heroes of all. You will often find search & rescue dogs going above and beyond duty to save someone, risking -- and at times losing -- their lives in the process.

Service Dogs: More than a Pretty Face - All About Working Dogs
Dogs are capable of working in many different capacities, but one area they excel in is service. Some service dogs protect, others save lives, but all make strive to make a human's life better all around. Of these, there are five main types of service dogs: assistance, rescue, personal protection, estate guard, and sled dog.

Product Review of Nina Ottosson Dog Tornado - Nina Ottosson Dog Tornado Review
The Nina Ottosson Dog Tornado is a unique interactive game for dogs that uses food motivation to challenge the canine player. Read this review of the Nina Ottosson Dog Tornado and consider trying it out for your dog.

Pet Aftercare Options - Your Pet's Remains After Death
After the tragic loss of your dog, it can be difficult to decide what to do with the body. Find out about the available options for pet aftercare, including pet cremation, pet burial and various memorial options.

Training to Prevent Dog Bites
Millions of people suffer from dog bites every year. Learn about dog bite prevention to keep you and your dog safe.

Substances That Can Be Poisonous to Dogs
These are numerous substances that can pose a threat to your dog. Learn what hazardous materials to avoid and how to protect your dog.

Inducing Vomiting in Dogs After Toxin Exposure
Should you induce vomiting if your dog has ingested a toxin? Find out what to do if you find yourself in this situation with your dog.

What is Breed Specific Legislation
Breed Specific Legislation is a controversial topic. Find out what Breed Specific Legislation actually means to dogs and owners.

Top Careers for Dog Lovers
Have you ever wanted to work with dogs for a living? Check out the top careers for dog lovers find out what you need to do to begin a hob working with dogs. Dog-related jobs are rewarding and fun, so see if one of these careers is for you.

About Dogs - The Price of a Purebred Puppy
How much should a purebred puppy cost, and what should you be getting for your money?

Dog Shows - Where to Start
If you want to show dogs, here's the first steps you should be taking.

Forcing Them Into Uncomfortable Situations
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Ignoring Them
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Lack of Routine and Rules
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Getting in Your Dog’s Face and Personal Space
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Being Upset
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10 Things Dogs Hate That People Do
Are you annoying your dog? There are certain things we do to our dogs that they don't appreciate. Here are 10 things that your dog probably doesn't like.

Not Letting Your Dog Sniff and Explore on Walks
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Yelling
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Strong Fragrances
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Dressing Them Up
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Treatment of GDV or Bloat in Dogs
GDV, also called bloat, is a life-threatening​ condition in dogs. Learn how veterinarians treat GDV and save the lives of the dogs suffering from GDV.

Why Do Dogs Lick People?
Ever wondered why dogs lick? Are they really giving dog kisses? Find out why dogs lick people and how to stop it if needed.

What to Do With Your Dog When You Travel
What happens to your dog when you travel? It's important to make arrangements for your dog when you are away. Here are your options for dog care.

All About Dog Boarding While on Vacation
Do you need answers to your dog boarding questions? Look no further. Learn what to ask before you decide where to board your dog while you travel.

Why Does Dog Urine Cause Brown Spots on Grass?
Is dog pee ruining your lawn? Learn why dog pee turns grass brown or yellow. Find out how to keep dog urine from killing the grass.

Top 10 Small Dog Breeds
What are the best small dog breeds for apartment living? What small dogs are best for your family? Find out all about the top small dog breeds.

Summer Safety for Dogs
Summer can be fun for you and your dog, but hot temperatures can be very dangerous. Here's what you need to know about summer safety for dogs.

Arthritis in Dogs
Dogs can get arthritis too! Arthritis makes it difficult for a dog to get around. Learn more about arthritis and how it can affect your dog.

Fiction Story "Thank You, Red"
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People Who Work in a Veterinary Facility
Have you ever wondered about the roles of the staff in your vet's office? Here's a breakdown of who's who in the average veterinary facility.

How to Prepare Your Dog for a New Baby
Getting ready to have a baby? Here's how to start preparing your dog for a new baby in the house.

Dog Adoption from an Animal Shelter or Rescue Group
Dog adoption is a great way to find your next canine companion. Here is everything you need to know about adopting a dog.

Dog Adoption Fees
Adopting a dog? Find out why groups charge dog adoption fees. Learn how much you should you pay to adopt a dog.

How to Prevent Lost Dogs or Dog Theft
Learn how to protect your dog from becoming lost or stolen and take steps that will help increase the likelihood of your dog's safe return if the worst happens.

How to Prevent Dog Bites
Learn how to prevent dog bites to yourself and others. Dog bite prevention is a necessity in our world full of all kinds of dogs.

Dog Lovers' Holiday Survival Guide - Getting Through the Holiday Season with your Dog
Pet owner or not, the holiday season can be both fun and stressful, but proper planning can help prevent the latter. Your dog can tell when you are stressed out, and it can affect her too. Learn how to make the holiday season go smoothly for you and your dog.

Fake Service Dogs
How can your dog become a service dog? Don't try to pass your dog off as a service animal. It's just wrong to fake a service dog!

Most Popular Giant Dog Breeds
Learn all about the most popular giant dog breeds today. These are some of the world's largest dogs!

Caring for Giant Dog Breeds
What is a giant dog breed? Is a giant dog right for you? Learn about the pro and cons of giant dog breeds and find out how to properly care for your large dog.

How to Brush Your Dog's Teeth
Tooth brushing is the best way to preserve your dog's dental health. Here's how to brush your dog's teeth.

All About Dogs and Dental Care - Teeth Hygiene
Dogs need dental care, too! Unfortunately, dental hygiene for dogs is sometimes overlooked. Many people seem to just expect dogs to have bad breath, and few people brush their dogs’ teeth frequently enough. Dental hygiene is just as important to your dog’s overall heath as things like healthy diet, proper exercise and routine grooming.

10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Veterinarian
Are you searching for a veterinarian? Do you even know what you are looking for in a vet? Finding the right veterinarian can be difficult, so here are some factors to help you narrow down your choice.

What Is a Dog's Normal Body Temperature?
What is a dog's normal body temperature? Learn how to take your dog's temperature and find out what it means if your dog has a fever or a low temperature.

About Dogs - Transporting Dogs in the Car - Book Excerpt
An article about dog travel safety, excerpt from the book Pup Parentingby Lynn Lott, Jane Nelsen and Therry Jay.

Transporting Dogs in the Car - Excerpt from Pup Parenting
Learn more about dog travel safety with an excerpt from the book Pup Parenting by Lynn Lott, Jane Nelsen and Therry Jay. Page 2.

Solutions to Undo Your Dog's Tangles
Learn about the delicate job of dematting from guest author Val Witt, who tells you how to properly undo your dog's tangles. Dematting is an essential part of dog grooming. Page 2.

Preparing Your Dog for Bringing Home a New Baby
Learn how to help your dog get used to a new baby in the house.

Do's and Don'ts for Dog Owners Renting Apartments from Landlords
Learn the rules to follow as are a dog owner looking for an apartment to rent. Here are the do's and don'ts of dealing with landlords or apartment management.

American Pit Bull Terrier - What is BSL?
Learn everything you need to know about the American Pit Bull Terrier.

10 Reasons Dogs Are Better Than Cats
Are dogs better than cats? Should you get a dog or a cat as a pet? It's time to face off in good fun: dog people against cat people. Here are ten reasons why dogs are better than cats.

Dogs are Better Than Cats - Dogs Promote an Active Lifestyle
Dogs love to get out and see the world. They enjoy exercise of many types and often love to participate in dog sports. Cats may stay indoors or go outdoors, but generally they do it alone.

Dogs are Better Than Cats - Human's Best Friend
Dogs and humans have basically evolved together. For thousands of years, dogs have been the faithful companions of the human race. Cats were once worshiped as gods, and they are probably still holding that against us today.

Are Dogs Better Than Cats
Are dogs really better than cats? Should you get a dog or a cat as a pet? When it comes down to it, dogs and cats are just different. It's all a matter of personal preference. Cats and Dogs are both great pets!

Dogs Are Better Than Cats - No Litter Boxes
One of the many reasons that dogs are better than cats: no need for stinky litter boxes.

Dogs Are Better Than Cats - So Many Games to Play
Dogs love to play, and there are so many great ways to play and have fun with your dog.

Dogs Are Better Than Cats - More Adaptable to Life Changes
Most dogs are a bit more willing to accept changes in their environment than cats. Cats are more sensitive and need to be eased in to change, while dogs are often more flexible.

Dogs Are Better Than Cats - Dogs Can Be Crate Trained and Less Destructive
While the cat is marking your walls, scratching your furniture, and knocking over vases, your dog can be kept safely in his crate. Crate training is an option for dogs more so than cats.

Dogs Are Better Than Cats - Easier to Train a Dog
Yet another reason why dogs are better than cats is that dogs can be trained much more easily. You won't see cats respond as well dogs will to training methods.

Dogs are Better Than Cats - Dogs Have Greater Potential
Dogs can be so much more than companions. They can guide the blind, assist the handicapped, help the police and military, comfort the sick and much more. You won't see a cat working that hard!

Dogs are Better Than Cats - Dogs Can Protect You
A cat cannot protect you and your home the way a dog can. Dogs instinctively protect their owners and their territory. They bark to alert you of strangers presence and may even threaten intruders.

Dogs are Better Than Cats - Dogs Come in More Shapes and Sizes
If you decide to get a dog instead of a cat, you have so many options to choose from. Giant dog or tiny dog? Athletic or lazy? Take your pick, there are so many choices.

How to Introduce Dogs and Cats
Learn how to properly introduce your dog and cat while keeping everyone safe. These dog and cat introduction steps can help you keep a comfortable, happy home.

Therapy Dogs and Animal-Assisted Therapy
Are you interested in Animal Assisted Therapy? Find our how and why therapy dogs make such a difference in the lives of the people they help.

Cats and Dogs in the Home (How to Coexist)
Can dogs and cats live together in peace? Learn how to help cats and dogs get along with one another without disaster.

Avalanche Dogs Save Lives
Avalanche dogs are search and rescue dogs trained to rescue people trapped under snow. Learn all about these heroic working dogs.

Chemicals and Household Items Toxic to Dogs
There are many chemicals in and around your home that can endanger your dog. Learn which chemicals and household items can harm your dog and what to do if poisoning occurs.

Social Anxiety in Dogs
Does your dog have social anxiety? Dogs without proper socialization can experience anxiety in social situations. Here's what you should know about social anxiety in dogs.

How Your Dog Can Become a Therapy Animal
Does your dog have what it takes to be a therapy dog? Here's how you and your dog can become an official animal assisted therapy team.

Do Dogs Get Depression?
Can dogs get depression? Learn about the signs of depression in dogs and find out how it can be treated.

Dogs For Senior Citizens
Are you a senior citizen and dog lover? You can still have a dog of your own. Here's what you should consider before owning a dog as a senior.

Sudden Aggressive Behavior in Dogs
It's not normal for a friendly dog to suddenly become aggressive. Sudden behavior changes may indicate a health problem and should not be ignored.

Doggie Daycare Information
Learn all about doggie daycare and find out if it's right for you and your dog.

Find A New Home for Your Dog
What should you do if you cannot keep your dog? No one wants to give up a beloved dog. Here's what to do if you have no other choice.

Volunteering at Animal Shelters and Rescue Organizations
Volunteering with your local shelter or dog rescue organization is a great way to help dogs in need. Learn how you can help dogs by volunteering.

Cushing's Disease in Dogs
Cushing's Disease is an endocrine disorder that affects dogs. Learn about the signs, diagnosis and treatment of canine hyperadrenocorticism.

Ways to Bond With Your Dog
Are you spending enough quality time with your dog? Here are some great ways to bond with your dog and have fun together.

Poisonous Plants and Dogs
Find out what plants and flowers may be poisonous to dogs with this list of common toxic plants and flowers. Certain plants, when ingested, can cause serious harm to pets. Learn what plants to keep out of your dog's reach.

PetBuckle Seat Belt Harness (Review)
It's time to think about dog car safety. Read a review of the PetBuckle Seat Belt Harness and find out if it's right for your dog.

Whelping: Canine Labor and Delivery
If you have a pregnant dog and plan to help her give birth, check out these answers to common questions about whelping puppies.

Caring for Pregnant Dogs and Preparing for Birth
Here's how to take care of your pregnant dog and prepare yourself for the day she gives birth.

Vets Care… Sometimes Too Much
Veterinarians and their staff care deeply for patients and clients, often leading to compassion fatigue and burnout.

Communication is Key With Vets
Your vet wants you to be honest and open about your pet. Communication is an imporatnt part of the relations ship you have with your vet.

Vets Hope You Take Their Advice
Vets want their patients to stay healthy and their clients to be happy. They offer their advice and only ask that you take it.

Vets Want You to Let Their Staff Help You
Your vet has a skilled team of support staff who are all there to help you and your pet. Let the staff help you.

Vets Are Not All About Money
Finances are a tough topic among veterinarians. Before you assume you are being ripped off, consider what vets charge what they do.

Things Your Vet Wants You to Know (But Won't Tell You)
Veterinarians work hard to care for your pets. However, there are some things they want you to know.

Vets Are Not Miracle Workers
Veterinary medicine is not an exact science. Vets try their best to offer the highest level of care possible.

Introducing Your Dog to a New Dog
Now that you have decided to add a second dog to your home, it's time to introduce the two. Here's how to give your dogs the best start possible.

How to Choose a Second Dog
When it comes to choosing the right second dog for your household, there are several factors to consider. Here's how to find the right dog.

Should You Get a Second Dog?
Are you thinking about getting a second dog? Here are some things to consider before you add dog number two to your household.

Gift Ideas for Dogs - Dog Training Gifts
Need a fun and inexpensive gift idea for the dog lover in your life? Find out how to make a dog training kit for the dog owner on your list.

Clicker Training Tips
Clicker training is a fun and easy way to train your dog or puppy. Learn some tips for using clicker training to train your dog.

Books for Feeding a Raw Diet to Your Dogs
Reverting to raw, or home-cooked meals is fast becoming a popular trend with pet owners. The results are undeniable, and every day, more and more pet owners make the switch from commercial dog foods to a healthy, natural diet. These books are a must-have for any owner making the switch, or even for experts who are looking to round out their canine library.

Clicker Training Books
Clicker training is fast proving traditional training methods obsolete. With the focus on positive reinforcement and behavior modification, dogs are responding better than ever.

Therapeutic Heated Dog Beds - Therapeutic Beds for Dogs with Arthritis and Other Joint Disorders
These therapeutic, heated dog beds will make a world of difference in your sore dog. Warmth soothes sore muscles and eases joint pain, and their cushiony softness will give your dog a comfortable place to sleep all year long.

How to Choose the Right Toys for Your Dog
With so many styles of toys to choose from, it can be hard to decide which toys your dog will like best. Learn about the different types of toys available and how to choose ones your dog will enjoy.

Most Popular Animated Films About Dogs
Some of the most popular films ever made have starred dogs, so here are some shining examples of movies featuring dogs, including Old Yeller, Lassie, Benji and more.

Should You Allow Your Dog to Sleep in Your Bed?
Is there any harm in letting your dog sleep in the bed with you? Find out if you really need to keep your dog off the bed and furniture.

What Are the Signs of Dementia in Dogs?
Chances are, your senior dog will develop some signs of dementia as he ages. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to help him.

Raw Food Diets for Dogs
Is raw food good for dogs? Raw food diets are controversial among dog owners and dogs experts. Learn about raw food diets and whether or not this type of feeding is right for your dog.

Antifreeze Poisoning in Dogs
Antifreeze poisoning in dogs is fairly common. Find out how antifreeze can kill your dog and learn what to do if you suspect antifreeze poisoning.

Top Websites for Veterinary Advice
Looking for veterinary information online? Not all websites are created equal. Here's where to search online for help with your pet.

Why Is My Vet So Expensive?
Is veterinary care expensive, or are people underestimating value? Consider what you are really getting from your vet before​ you decide.

Giardia in Dogs
Giardia is a protozoan parasite that can affect dogs, humans and other animals. Learn about Giardia in dogs, including how infection occurs, how it is diagnosed, and Giardia treatment.

How to Get Your Dog to Love the Vet
Does your dog hate going to the vet? Here are some ways you can help your dog enjoy vet visits, making the process less stressful for everyone.

How to Find the Right Veterinarian
There are plenty of veterinarians out there, but finding the right one for your family can be a challenge. Here's how to choose a vet who will suit your needs and take great care of your dog.

What to Expect from a Great Veterinarian
Do you have an amazing veterinarian? How can you tell if a vet is good? Here's what you can expect from a great veterinarian.

Signs of a Great Veterinary Practice
Is your pet's animal clinic awesome? Whether you are looking for a new vet or just learning more about your current vet, here's what you should look for in a veterinary clinic.

Why Do Dogs Hump?
Humping is a common and sometimes embarrassing behavior seen in dogs. Learn why dogs hump and what you should do about it.

Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads?
Have you ever seen your dog doing something weird and wondered why? Here are some answers to your questions about why dogs do the things they do.

Why Do Dogs Lean on People?
Many dogs like to lean on their owners. Learn more about leaning in dogs and why some dogs enjoy this behavior.

Why Do Dogs Pant?
All dogs pant. Learn why panting occurs in dogs and find out how to tell if panting signals a problem in your dog.

Why Do Dogs Eat Poop?
Many dogs eat poop. Learn why some dogs eat feces and what coprophagia means.

Why Do Dogs Chase Their Tails?
Why do some dogs chase their tails? Tail chasing can occur for several reasons. Sometimes, it can actually be a problem. Learn more about tail chasing in dogs.

Why Do Dogs Bark, Howl or Bay?
Barking, howling, baying and other forms of vocalization as common in dogs. Learn why dogs bark, howl or bay and what to do when vocalization is a problem.

Why Do Dogs Scoot Their Butts?
Why do dogs scoot their butts? Learn about anal glands in dogs and the reasons for scooting in dogs.

Why Dog Dogs Lick People
Most dogs enjoy licking humans, especially in the face. Why do dogs lick people? Find out about licking and what should be done about it.

Why Do Dogs Sniff Butts?
Find out why dogs sniff butts and whether or not it is cause for concern.

Why Do Dogs Dig?
Digging is a common behavior in dogs, often to the dismay of their owners. Learn why some dogs dig and what to do about it.

Why Do Dogs Sniff Butts?
Why do dog dogs sniff each other's butts? Here are some reasons why dogs love to smell other dogs' rear ends.

Why Do Dogs Pant?
Why in the world do all dogs pant? Panting is a normal dog behaviour that can have a few different meanings. Find out more about why dogs pant.

Great Chilled Dog Treats for Summer
When the weather gets hot, your dog deserves a nice, cold treat. Here are some ideas for healthy, inexpensive, chilled treats your dog will love.

Why Dogs Lean on People
Certain dogs really love leaning on their humans. What does this mean? Find out why dogs lean on people and if this is ever a problem.

Why Do Dogs Hump?
Does your dog seem to love humping everything in sight? Find out why some dogs hump and learn what you can do to prevent this behavior.

How to Clean Your Dog's Ears - Dog Grooming Basics
Cleaning your dog's ears is an important part of his grooming needs. Easily learn how to clean your dog's ears with these instructions.

Why Do Dogs Chase Their Tails?
Why in the world do dogs love to chase their tails? Can tail chasing ever be a problem? Find out more about dogs chasing their tails.

Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads?
Have you ever noticed your dog tilt his head to the side? Learn why some dogs cock their head. Find out when your dog's head tilt could mean there is a problem.

Running with Dogs
Running with your dog can be a great way to exercise and have fun. Here are some things you should know before you start running with your dog.

Dog Park Etiquette
The dog park can be fun, but it's not the right place for every dog. Here's what you need to know before bringing your dog to an off-leash dog park.

First Aid Kit for Dogs
Dog owners should always be prepared in case of emergency. Here's how to make your own doggie first aid kit so you can be ready.

Why is My Dog Peeing in the House?
Is your dog peeing all over the house? Inappropriate urination can be seriously frustrating! Find out why it happens and how you can stop it.

Dog Trainers Versus Dog Behaviorists
What's the difference between a dog trainer and an animal behaviorist? When choosing someone to work with your dog, it's important to understand the difference.

Home-Prepared Diets for Dogs
Many owners decide to prepare their dogs' food at home using all-natural, quality ingredients. Before you decide to make your dog's diet from scratch, here's what you need to know in order to do it the right way.

How Vets Diagnose and Treat Antifreeze Poisoning in Dogs
Antifreeze is a deadly toxin to dogs. However, antifreeze poisoning can be treated. Learn how vets treat dogs poisoned by antifreeze.

Dog Training Tips for Terriers
The terrier group is a unique mix of dog breeds known for their big personalities. Find out the best way to train a terrier.

Online Dog Training Services: An Overview
In addition to the more traditional options for training a dog, such as classes and private dog training, many dog trainers now offer online dog training services. Find out the pros and cons of this type of dog training option to see if it's a good fit for you and your dog.

Group Dog Obedience Classes: An Overview
Group dog obedience classes are one option for training a dog. Learn more about this type of class to discover if it is the right choice for you and your dog.

What is a Service Dog?
Have you ever wanted to know what a service dog does? Learn about service dogs, the working dogs that help people in a unique way.

Guide Dogs for the Blind
What exactly is a guide dog? You have probably seen these specially-trained dogs assisting blind persons. Learn all about guide dogs for the blind, including how they are trained and what kind of work they do.

Stop Dog Begging - How to Train a Dog to Stop Begging
Nothing can be as annoying as sitting down to dinner and having your dog bark, whine, paw at you, or try to steal food from the table. This type of begging is a common dog behavior problem. Learn how to train a dog to stop begging.

Great Ways to Exercise with Your Dog
You need exercise and so does your dog. Why not combine the two and have some fun? Here are some great ways to enjoy exercise with your dog.

Cycling with Dogs
Cycling with your dog can be a fun way to get some exercise. Here are some things you should know before you start riding your bike with your dog.

Hiking With Dogs
Hiking is a great way to spend time with your dog while providing exercise. Here's what you need to know about hiking with your dog.

Diabetes Information for Dog Owners
What you need to know about canine diabetes mellitus, including risk factors, symptoms of diabetes and treatment options for diabetic dogs.

Diarrhea in Dogs
Diarrhea is a pretty common ailment in dogs. However, it should not be dismissed. Learn why dogs develop diarrhea and find out how to help a dog with diarrhea.

Rules for Walking Your Dog
When walking your dog, there are several basic rules you should follow if you want to respect your community and have fun. Here's what you need to know about walking the dog.

First Aid and Emergency Care for Dog Owners
What will you do if your dog has a medical emergency and the vet is far away? Here are some first aid and emergency care tips for you that may save your dog's life.

You Don’t Take Responsibility for Your Dog’s Mistakes
If your dog causes damage or harm, it is ultimately your responsibility. Make sure you own up to any mistakes and do your part to make it right.

You Won’t Stop Talking About Your Dog
Talking on and on about your wonderful dog is not always a great topic for conversation. Some people find it off-putting. Think before you yap.

Why People Hate Your Dog
Why do some people seem to hate dogs? Find out why, and learn if you are guilty of any of these things. You can help convince them otherwise by exhibiting good manners as a dog owner.

You Don’t Pick Up After Your Dog
It's a simple rule: pick up after your dog. People really hate stepping in dog poop!

Your Dog Barks Excessively
Barking dogs are a real problem. Don't leave dogs outside to bark and disrupt​ the neighborhood. Train your dog not to bark excessively.

You Don’t Have Control of Your Dog
No one wants to be around a poorly-trained, unruly dog. Make sure you have control over your dog so that others don't have to suffer.

You Let Your Dog Roam Off-Leash
Don't let your dog roam free. It's dangerous to your dog and disruptive to your community.

Your Dog Invades the Personal Space of Others
Letting your dog get into others' personal space is rude. have respect for other people and keep your dog under control.

Your Dog Destroys Property
Dogs can be destructive. When they destroy other people's property, it becomes a major issue. Keep your dog from exhibiting destructive behavior.

You Bring Your Dog to Inappropriate Places
Remember that dogs are not allowed in some places. Please don't try to bring your dog to places where they are banned.

Your Dog is a Brat at the Dog Park
The dog park can be problematic for some dogs. Know the rules before you take your dog to a dog park.

Arthritis Treatment and Management for Dogs
Canine Osteoarthritis, sometimes simply called arthritis, can be a debilitating condition. There are several ways to treat and manage arthritis in dogs. Find out how you can help make your arthritic companion more comfortable and ease his pain.

Seizure Definition - What is a Seizure
What is a seizure? Learn the definition of a seizure and how to tell if your dog has experienced a seizure.

Common Types of Dog Medical Emergencies
Will you know what to look for if your dog experienced a medical emergency? Learn about the most common types of medical emergencies seen in dogs.

Overview of Private Dog Training
Private dog training is one option for training a dog. Find out if this method of dog training is the right one for you.

Group Dog Behavior Modification Classes: An Overview
There are some dog trainers who offer classes geared toward solving or managing dog behavior problems, most commonly dog-dog aggression. Learn more about these classes to determine if they are a good fit for you and your dog.

Why Vaccines Are Important for Dogs
Where do you stand in the great pet vaccine debate? Learn why vaccines are actually important and find out how you can vaccinate your pet in a more safe manner.

Dog Training Tips for Hounds
Hounds have a bad reputation for being difficult to train. Is this reputation deserved? Find out more about training hounds.

Conformation Definition - Meaning of Conformation
Learn the definition of conformation as it applies to dogs.

Dog-Dog Aggression - Stop Dog Fights
It can be difficult sharing your life with a dog who doesn't get along with other dogs. Learn how to manage this problem, and deal with dog-dog aggression and dog fighting.

Cancer Treatment Options for Dogs
If your dog has cancer, you should know that there may be several treatment options available. Here are some of the ways vets can treat cancer in dogs.

Living With a Deaf Dog
Worried about making a good life for your deaf dog? There's nothing to it! Deaf dogs can lead happy, healthy lives with just a little help from their owners.

Allergy Testing for Dogs
Allergy testing is sometimes necessary to help dogs with skin issues. Have you ever wondered how vets actually do allergy testing on dogs? Here's how.

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Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays. Page 13.

Holiday Dog Photos - Chico the Chihuahua
Holiday Dog Photos - Chico the Chihuahua. Page 7.

Holiday Dog Photos - Dachshund with Santa
Holiday Dog Photos - Dachshund with Santa. Page 10.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Abby and Shelby
Abby and Shelby jingle all the way. Abby is a 3 year old GSD mix, Shelby is a 4 year old Lab Mix. Page 16.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Vito
After our snowperson was complete our Golden Vito thought his arms looked edible!. Page 25.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Butters
Butters, a 7 yr old Golden Retriever as a reindeer. He is a rescue and a cancer survivor. Page 23.

Holiday Dog Photos - Brinkley
Brinkley is our Portuguese Water Dog and he is two years old. Brinkley has his CGC (Canine Good Citizen), his Delta Society Evaluation as pet partner, and his READ classification (Reading Education Assistance Dog). Page 12.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Baeri in the snow
Baeri, a 20 month old shelter Chocolate Lab Mix. He's enjoying the snow at Snoqualmie Pass on the first day of skiing this winter. Page 19.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays. Page 8.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays. Page 9.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays. Page 11.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays. Page 6.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Scooter the Pug
Scooter the Pug, dressed in his Holiday best. Page 20.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Reggie the Pug
Reggie the Pug in his Christmas sweater. Page 18.

Holiday Pet Pictures - Photo of Panda the Pomeranian
Panda the Pomeranian in a Santa Hat. Page 24.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Stoney the Pug
Stoney the Pug dressed for Christmas. Page 26.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Millie the Pug
Millie, a Pug, dressed up for Christmas. Page 27.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Howie Doo
Christmas Photo of Howie Doo, a Border Collie / Retriever mix. Page 15.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Lillie the Cocker Spaniel
This is our gorgeous new puppy San Tan Lilli Ann. We call her Lilli. She is a chocolate Cocker Spaniel and Dec. 21 she turns 15 weeks old. Here she poses with Santa. Page 22.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Hoover the Golden
Hoover de Doover, a 2 year old Golden Retriever. Page 21.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photo of Chunky Monkey
Chunky Monkey the English Bulldog wearing Christmas lights. Page 14.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Photos of Dogs for the Holidays
Happy Holidays from the Dogs! Check out some photos of dogs in their holiday best. These dogs are ready for the holidays. Page 5.

Holiday Dog Pictures - Henry the German Shepherd Dog
Henry the German Shepherd Dog in the snow dressed for the holidays. Page 17.

Dog Body Language: Lip Licking
Lip licking is a form of dog communication. Find out what this type of body language means.

Dog Grooming, Dematting and Detangling
Learn all about the delicate job of dematting from guest author Val Witt, who tells you how to properly undo your dog's tangles. Dematting is an essential part of dog grooming.

Train a Dog to Back Up - Fun and Easy Dog Tricks
Back up is a fun and useful trick to train a dog. Learn how to quickly train your dog to back up in a few easy steps.

Train Your Dog to Look At You
The command “look” is used to get your dog’s attention. It is useful for times when you need your dog to focus on you, such as during obedience training.

Fixing Submissive/Excitement Urination in Dogs
Does your dog have a submissive/excitement urination problem? If your new housebroken puppy or rescued dog occasionally pees on the floor for no fathomable reason, then you might have a dog with submissive/excitement urination issues.

How High is a Dog's Tolerance to Heat?
What temperature is too hot for a dog? Before you put your dog at risk, learn how what hot temperatures are safe for your dog and what is dangerous.

Bared Teeth in Dogs - Canine Body Language
Baring teeth is one way in which dogs communicate with people and other animals. Find out what it means when your dog bares his teeth.

About Dogs - I Want a Dog - Pitching a Dog to Your Landlord
Trying to convince your landlord to let you have a dog isn't going to be easy. Use these tips to help you present your case.

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?
Why do dogs eat grass? Dogs love to munch away on grass, and some even make it part of their daily routine. Fortunately, most experts believe it isn't something you should worry about. So why exactly do they gobble up that green stuff in your yard?

Yawning in Dogs - Canine Body Language
Most of us associate yawning with being tired, but when dogs yawn they may be telling us something completely different. Learn the meaning behind this type of dog body language.

Puppy Training - Socializing Your Puppy
Socialization means training your puppy to accept new people, animals, and places. Socializing your puppy will make him a happier, more well-behaved dog. It prevents behavior problems from developing.

Using Positive Reinforcement to Train Your Dog
Positive reinforcement dog training means rewarding your dog for good behavior. There are a number of benefits to using positive reinforcement methods to train your dog.

Training Your Puppy - Overview
Bringing home a new puppy can be overwhelming. Find out the best puppy training tips to get a new puppy off to a great start.

Cadaver Dogs
Information on Cadaver Dogs

Dog Body Language: Whale Eye Meaning
Dogs use body language to communicate with people and other animals. Find out what whale eye in dogs is, and what your dog is trying to tell you when he does it.

How to Get a Puppy Used to a Crate
Dog crates are great tools for housebreaking a puppy. Find out how to get a puppy used to the dog crate.