About Dogs

Naming Your Dog: What Are Good Dog Names?

What Are Good Dog Names?
With so many names to choose from, it can be hard to pick the perfect one for your pooch. While the limitless options may seem daunting, don’t worr...

Do Dogs Have Taste Buds?

Do Dogs Have Taste Buds?
Dogs and humans are both mammals and share many similarities when it comes to our anatomy and physiology. However, through the course of evolution,...

Water Requirement For Dogs: Quenching Your Dog's Thirst

How Much Water Do Dogs Need
With the abundant sunshine and warmer weather during the summer, you probably have been reaching for a cold drink more frequently than those cooler...

Why Do Dogs Hump?

Why Do Dogs Hump?
For some dog parents, humping behavior can cause frustration and embarrassment. Even though the behavior is completely natural, many owners would p...

Tapeworms In Dogs

How Do Dogs Get Tapeworms?
As dog parents, we all like to believe that our pup isn’t prone to getting creepy crawlies such as fleas and worms. But the fact of the matter is t...

Are Dogs Wolves?

Are Dogs Wolves?
Domestic dogs can strongly resemble wolves in many ways including how they look and the way they behave. Dog food commercials often use images of w...

Dogs And Their Tails: Q & A

Dogs And Their Tails
Dogs’ tails come in many shapes and sizes and can provide pet parents with a wealth of information about how our dog is feeling. Read on to learn a...

Why Is My Dog Throwing Up?

Why Is My Dog Throwing Up?
There is probably nothing more retching than hearing your dog throw up, especially if that happens in the middle of the night. But whether throwing...

Why Are Dalmatians Fire Dogs?

Why Are Dalmatians Fire Dogs
Dalmatians are iconic dogs that may be associated with specific memories for some people. Many of us are familiar with Dalmatians because of the Di...

How To Get Rid Of Fleas On Dogs

How To Get Rid Of Fleas On Dogs
More than 2,000 species of fleas exist worldwide. Fortunately for us, only around 300 of these species are found in the United States, and only a f...

Why Is My Dog Losing Hair?

Why Is My Dog Losing Hair
Your dog has always been a big shedder. But recently, it seems like there is much more to vacuum up at the end of the day. Is it just seasonal or c...

Why Do Dogs Bark?

Why Do Dogs Bark?
Curious why your dog keeps barking at seemingly nothing? Annoyed that your neighbor’s dog barks all day in their yard? This article addresses this ...