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Senior pug in field with owner

Is your old dog having breathing problems? Here’s what might be going on

As dogs get older, sometimes they develop new health conditions. Here's when to be concerned about your senior dog's breathing problems.
French bulldog playing with ball

The pros and cons of parenting a Frenchie if you wonder ‘are French bulldogs good pets?’

German shepherd puppy stands next to an adult German Shepherd with a stick in their mouth

How much exercise does a German Shepherd need? 4 warning signs they want more activity

Yellow lab begs at the Thanksgiving table

Can dogs eat turkey? Be careful this Thanksgiving

Jack Russel terrier on the beach with a tennis ball jumping

Are tennis balls bad for dogs? Here’s what you want to know before your next game of fetch

Small dog howls at the sky while outside in the dirt

Video: This dog that sings the Star Wars theme is totally adorable

Adorable Pomeranian lying in a pile of leaves with pumpkins and other fall decor

8 reasons you should be so grateful for your dog this Thanksgiving

A dog sniffs a plate of sweet potatoes hungrily

Can dogs eat sweet potatoes? Find out if this is a healthy snack for pups

Puppy sleeping in person's arm

Do puppies sleep a lot? These are the perfectly normal sleeping habits of a healthy pup

Closeup of a dog nose and smile

Why is my dog’s nose warm? When it’s OK and when to see the vet

Dog on leash pulling woman

6 effective tips to stop dogs from leash pulling

Close-up profile shot of a brown dog with a graying muzzle

How can you tell how old a dog is? Easy ways to figure it out

A beige dog licking his lips beside a woman working on a laptop

Why do dogs lick their lips? This is when you should be worried

Dogs can lick their lips for a lot of reasons. This is what you should know.
dogdrinkingwaterfromametalbowlathome

Video: Dog drinking water proves it’s the most polite pup in the world

This video features a dog who laps up water in a refined, dignified sort of way and then — at their pet parent’s command — wipes their face on the nearby towel.
Golden retriever sleeping in bed with owner

How many hours a day do dogs sleep? It depends on age and breed

If your dog sleeps a lot, you might be wondering whether something is wrong. We walk you through how much your pup should sleep.
An American bulldog with tongue out standing in grass

Debunking the 5 most common myths about the American bulldog

American bulldogs are sweet, loyal, and loving dogs. They also have unique needs. Separate American bulldog fact from fiction.
Pug wrapped in a blanket

Is your old dog coughing and gagging? When you should be concerned

If you notice your old dog coughing and gagging, you may be unsure what to do. Here's what to know and when to be concerned if your old dog coughs and gags.
A pug drinking water from a sink faucet

Does your dog drink a lot of water? Here’s when you should be concerned

We're here to share the most common reasons a dog drinks a lot of water and when it's time to take your pooch to the vet for a checkup.
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7 solutions to try when your dog won’t stop panting – water, stress relief, and more

Here's what you can do if your dog won't stop panting.
Dog barking at night

Is your dog barking nonstop? Here’s how to get your noisy pup under control

Sometimes our pups bark for seemingly no reason and won't stop. Here are ways to get your dog's barking under control (and the reasons behind it).
Beagle scratching body

Looking for signs your dog has ticks? These telltale symptoms mean you have a flea or tick problem

How do you know if your dog has ticks or fleas? These are the signs your dog has a tick or flea infestation and what to do about it.
Husky dog mix licks paw

Here’s how to treat a dog with itchy paws, starting with finding the cause of paw discomfort

If you notice your dog scratching, biting, or licking at their paws, you may want to keep an eye out for certain causes and find a treatment.
ranking of best pet apps woman with dog and phone

Ranked: These pet apps actually work (and pet parents love them)

The team at RentCafe combed through Android and iOS apps to find the best of the best pet apps. Here's the list.
A chocolate Labrador retriever licks their lips with their nose close to the camera

Can dogs eat broccoli? Here’s what to know about feeding this cruciferous vegetable to dogs

Many people have a love-hate relationship with broccoli, but a lot of dogs like the taste. Here's what to know before feeding it to your dog.
An old brown dog lying on a comfortable bed

When to be concerned about heavy breathing in older dogs and what to do about it

Here is what you can do if your older dog is breathing heavy.
Jack Russell terrier outside

Myths about Jack Russell terriers debunked

JRTs have been around since the 1800s, but can be misunderstood. It's time to current these five too-common Jack Russell terrier myths.
Woman feeding dog in kitchen

How to cook chicken for dogs the right way

Feeding chicken to your dog can help improve their overall health. Here are the right ways to cook chicken for your four-legged friend.
Jack Russell terrier sleeping

Is your puppy breathing fast while sleeping? Here’s when you should worry and how to help your pup

You want your pet to feel safe and comfortable when they are asleep. Here's what to do if you notice your puppy breathing fast while sleeping.
Wet toy poodle in a bathtub

When should you start bathing your new puppy?

You're wondering when you should begin bathing your new puppy. We list when you should start and how often you should bathe your pup.
A close-up shot of a pug standing in the grass with a bone-shaped treat in his mouth

Are Himalayan dog chews safe for your pet? Know this before you buy

Himalayan dog chews are all the rage. But are they safe for your pet to eat? We'll shed some light.
Pup biting on a finger

When do puppies stop biting? That might be up to their owner

Biting is a normal, albeit annoying, part of being a puppy. This is when puppies finally stop biting everything in sight.
A Pomeranian chews on a yellow flip-flop

Dog Crocs are going viral (again), so here’s what to know before making your next adorable purchase

Dog Crocs are here and they are a hit -- whether your pup is an influencer or a couch potato!
A pit bull wearing fake horns poses for a Halloween photoshoot by a jack-o-lantern

7 Halloween pet safety tips all pet parents should learn for a stress-free spooky season

Here are seven tips to keep your pet safe this Halloween.
Dog dressed in Halloween bandana sitting beside pumpkin

Dogs on Halloween: Pro tips to keep them stress-free and happy so you can enjoy the day together

Life can be stressful for dogs on Halloween. The costumes, noises, and steady stream of unfamiliar faces can take a toll. Here's how to keep yours stress-free.
A poodle mix wears a diaper and sleeps in a fluffy bed

How long does a dog stay in heat? Here’s how you’ll know her cycle is over

Learning how to spot the beginning of a dog's period can be easy as pie, but how will you know when she's done menstruating for this cycle?
dog and cat breeds with most expensive vet bills holding puppy kitten

These dog and cat breeds have the most expensive vet bills

While there are ways to mitigate veterinary and other costs associated with pet ownership, did you know that vet bills are higher for certain breeds?
Dog eating bread

Is it healthy to feed a dog bread?

Many people share bread with their dogs as a treat, but is it really safe for them? Our article discusses the pros and cons of dogs eating bread.
A large dog with blue eyes looks up at the camera while lying on the floor next to a food bowl filled with kibble

The best high-fiber dog foods for pups with poop problems

High-fiber foods have a lot of benefits for your dog, but are they worth switching to an entirely new kibble? These products might change your mind.
A cockapoo lies on their back on a chair, covered in Halloween candy

My dog ate Halloween candy – here’s what to do even if your dog has no symptoms

Halloween candy is delicious, but not for dogs. Here's what to do if your dog gets a taste of something they shouldn't have.
A tri-colored cavalier king Charles spaniel lies with his paws under his chin on a gray couch

4 best dog couches that your dog (and wallet) will love

These dog couches are so cute, you'll wish they came in people size. Plus, they fit in every home no matter your style.
French bulldog dog dressed up with funny cactus Halloween dog costume

7 easy and affordable small dog Halloween costume ideas that are perfect for both tricks and treats

Nothing tops dogs in costume, so get your fur baby ready for the spooky season with these seven adorable, easy, and affordable Halloween outfit ideas.
Border Collie in a skeleton shirt sits in a pile of autumn leaves

8 frighteningly amazing large dog Halloween costume ideas to try on your pup

Your large dog will look spooky, adorable, or totally silly in these easily homemade costume ideas -- it's up to you!
Nova Scotia duck tolling retriever lies on teal couch upside down

Why do dogs sleep on their backs? The adorable reasons will leave you feeling overjoyed

Why do dogs sleep on their backs? The adorable reasons will leave you feeling overjoyed

If your dog sleeps on their back, you should be one proud pet parent. This position is one sign of a comfortable, happy pup!
Siberian husky with white fur on grass

Understanding husky language: Posture, tail wagging, ears, and other body clues

Understanding husky language: Posture, tail wagging, ears, and other body clues

Do you ever wonder what your husky is thinking? You can find the answer in his body language, not in his operatic howls!
Puppies in playpen

Dog playpens are a great idea for puppies and older pets alike – here are the ones we recommend

Dog playpens are a great idea for puppies and older pets alike – here are the ones we recommend

The best dog playpens fit your home, lifestyle, and pet's needs while keeping everyone safe and happy. Here are the tops ones we found.
A German Shepherd puppy sticks out their tongue

Why do dogs stick out their tongues? Here’s what vets say about the ‘blep’

Wether you see the tip of your dog's tongue or the whole nine yards, these are just a few reasons why. When in doubt, you can always ask a vet!
A senior Chihuahua takes medication in a plastic syringe

How to make a dog throw up – safely, quickly, and at home – after ingesting something he shouldn’t have

How to make a dog throw up – safely, quickly, and at home – after ingesting something he shouldn’t have

Has your dog ingested a foreign object? Learning how to make them throw up can be a lifesaving skill, so don't wait to do your research.
A puppy wears a tuxedo

6 totally adorable, TikTok-approved ways to include dogs in a wedding

Leave it to TikTok to give us these sweet ideas for including dogs in a wedding. It'll be the perfect paw-ty!
A marble countertop with miniature pumpkins and fall-themed dog treats

5 easy-to-make DIY dog treats that you can make for your pup this fall

There are pumpkin spice lattes for humans, and these DIY dog treats for your pup... because no dog should miss out on yummy fall ingredients!
Puppy sits on a colorful blanket wearing a plastic cone and looks up at the camera

4 fantastic alternatives to cones for dogs that actually work

4 fantastic alternatives to cones for dogs that actually work

While dog cones are sometimes necessary, they don't always work for your pup. Here are some other options.