About Dogs

How Much Exercise Do Dogs Need?

How Much Exercise Do Dogs Need?
A vital component of a dog’s health and happiness relies on daily exercise. Dogs have been bred for a variety of purposes, such as herding sheep, h...

What Foods Are Harmful To Dogs?

What Foods Are Harmful To Dogs
We all consider our pups part of our family. They travel with us, play with us, sometimes sleep and eat with us. But where should you draw the line...

What Shots Do Puppies Need?

What Shots Do Puppies Need?
A new puppy comes with a lot of responsibilities such as potty training, obedience, exercise, and of course veterinary visits for their shots. Pupp...

Why Do Dogs Pant?

Why Do Dogs Pant?
One of the hallmarks of hot weather is panting dogs. But have you ever noticed that some dogs seem to be panting all of the time; in the heat, when...

What Is Distemper In Dogs?

Distemper In Dogs
You may have wondered what all the letters in the vaccine acronym stands for every time you’ve had your pooch vaccinated. Plus are the diseases tha...

How Do Dogs Communicate Affection?

How Do Dogs Show Affection
Dogs have been evolving with us from the transition of a nomadic existence to a sedentary one (Botigué et al., 2017). Our long history with dogs al...

How Much Should I Feed My Dog?

how much should I feed my dog
To put it mildly, I’m confronted with pups that are pleasantly plump almost every day. When I ask the owners how much they’re feeding their dogs, I...

Dogs & Music: Do Dogs Like Music?

Do Dogs Like Music?
Dogs have lived besides us for a long time and have evolved along with us as we have transitioned from nomads to settlers. The dog’s role in the ho...

Dog Scooting: Why Do Dogs Drag Their Rear End?

Dog Scooting
At first, you thought your dog scooting on the floor was a cute little quirk. However, the behavior is becoming more incessant, and you are wonderi...

What Is Cushing’s Disease In Dogs?

What Is Cushing's Disease In Dogs
Your best friend just received the diagnosis of Cushing’s disease from your veterinarian. At least now you have an explanation for all of their wei...

Dog Sleeping Habits: How Much Do Dogs Sleep?

Dog Sleeping Habits: How Much Do Dogs Sleep?
Our pet dogs live pretty incredible lives. They have owners that feed them daily, bring them for nice walks, clean up after them, pet them, and pro...

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?
Dogs love grass, it’s no secret. They love to roll in it, sniff it, rub their faces in it, and eat it. Wait, eat it? That’s right. If your dog is a...