The Benefits of Dogs In The Workplace

It is obvious to most of us that a dog’s presence in the workplace relieves stress. However, we don’t always reflect upon the kinds of ailments that such powerful stress relief helps to prevent. What are illnesses which having dogs in the workplace may help to prevent over time? Heart disease and diabetes are two … Continued

All About Doodles!

Why do Doodles make such great pets? Poodles themselves shed very little, making they and their crossed offspring essentially hypoallergenic – and therefore great for dog allergy sufferers. Here are facts about some of the most popular Doodle breeds. A Springerdoodle is a cross between an English Springer Spaniel and a Standard Poodle. Springerdoodles may be parti-color … Continued

There Are No Bad Dogs, Only Bad Owners?

There are no bad dogs, only bad owners? In the world of dog lovers, it’s a pretty common platitude. There is some truth to it, however, and some exaggeration. For the most part, if there’s something behaviorally or psychologically wrong with a dog, chances are that the animal has sustained a brain injury, has been … Continued

Ways to Keep Your Dog Cool this Summer

Dogs, just like humans, can suffer from heat exhaustion and sunburns. While some breeds are more susceptible to the heat, including short-nosed breeds such as boxers, pugs and bulldogs, all types of dogs can be overcome by heat. Long-snout dogs can generally tolerate heat up to 90 degrees. However, short-nosed dogs should only frolic in … Continued

Common Dog Fears – And How To Sooth Them

There are many dog fears that are quite common. The good news is that there are ways to sooth them. Dogs have phobias, just like humans. One common dog phobia is thunder. While there is no way to prevent this instinctive fear, one way to alleviate your dog’s anxiety during thunderstorms is with a mild sedative. … Continued

Furry House? 3 Ways to Get Rid of Dog Fur in Your Home

You love your dog. His shedding, not so much. Fur is on your sofa, in your car, on your clothes – dog hair is everywhere! You clean to no avail. Every time you turn around, there’s more hair. It’s maddening! Fortunately, there are some things you can do about it besides shaving your fur baby. Following … Continued

Are Dietary Supplements Right for Your Dog?

Many people use vitamins and dietary supplements- and increasingly- more and more are also giving them to their pets. According to WebMD, as many as one hundred million Americans may be giving dietary supplements to their dogs currently. Here are a few important considerations to make when deciding whether or not vitamins and other nutritional … Continued

Why Is My Dog Shaking?

When your dog shakes, it can be scary for both him and you! You probably wonder what’s going on. Is he OK? Is he sick? Does he need veterinary attention? So why is my dog shaking? The truth is that dogs shake for a variety of reasons. Keep reading to learn many common reasons that dogs … Continued

Want to make your dog famous on social media?

We are in the age of social media. No matter where you turn, someone has their phone out and they’re busy on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat or YouTube. And with the rise of social media also comes the rise of dogs becoming famous on social media! That’s right. These days, many dogs have their own … Continued

All About English BullDogs

The English Bulldog is a plucky, playful, and intelligent breed of dog originally bred to bring down bulls in the 1500s. To do their work, English Bulldogs had to be courageous, intelligent, and spirited. It is all of these qualities that make bulldogs extremely entertaining pets. They are a medium-sized animal with a unique churlish … Continued