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Small dog on a purple leash in a bath

How often should you bathe your dog? You might be surprised

How often should you bathe your dog? The answer may surprise you and gross you out. Here's why dogs can go weeks to months between sudsy sessions.
Close-up of Labrador dog looking out of a barrier fence

Why do dogs run away? Causes, prevention, and tips you need to know

A puppy eating blueberries from a terra cotta bowl with strawberries next to them

Can dogs eat blueberries? What you should know about offering them as a treat

A dog sits at the feet of two humans

Does your dog constantly sit on your feet? This is why

A small black dog stands next to a whole watermelon on a sofa

Can dogs have watermelon? What to know before summer barbecues

A German shepherd lies in the grass

The most loyal dog breeds: These pups are faithful companions

Someone in the background feeds a dog table scraps from the table

10 human foods that are safe for your dog to devour

A woman pets her dog in a field

How to remove tree sap from your dog’s fur and paws

Three tan and white puppies under a blanket

How to potty train a puppy in 4 easy steps

Dog watching honey dripping

Can dogs have honey? What you need to know

Dog scratching and kicking the ground after doing business

Why do dogs kick after they poop? This strange behavior explained

Dog sits in a chair wearing sunglasses

These are the best boy dog names we’ve ever heard

A golden retriever smiling and showing his teeth

What does it mean when a dog’s teeth chatter? The answer is concerning

There are several causes of a dog's teeth chattering. Some are simple and easily remedied, such as extreme emotions, but others require a trip to the vet.
Russell terrier outside

7 small terrier breeds that make amazing pets

Thinking about small terrier breeds? Consider these smaller dogs with tons of love to give and character to show off.
Coconut oil next to a coconut

Coconut oil for dogs: The pros and cons you need to know

What are the benefits of coconut oil for dogs? Are there even any? Here's what you'll want to know before giving your dog coconut oil (orally or topically).
A golden retriever wearing a scarf and holding a handkerchief in his mouth

Can you give a dog Benadryl? You’d better follow the correct dosage guide

Like us, dogs can get allergies and may require medicine to treat them. Here are guidelines for giving Benadryl to your dog.
Corgi with an avocado

Can dogs eat avocados? What to know before snack time

Can dogs eat avocados? While some kinds of human foods aren't bad for dogs, avocados pose health risks. Here's why you should avoid treating dogs with avocados.
A golden retriever chases his tail on the beach

Why do dogs chase their tails? The answer is so simple it’s crazy

Why do dogs chase their tails? Here's the real answer and why you should whip out your phone every time it happens.
A Boerboel dog sitting

Do you know these 11 mastiff breeds?

Mastiff breeds are all large and intimidating, but they're also fiercely loving and loyal. Maybe one of these giant dogs will be the right choice for you.
JRT with broccoli outside

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.
Dog lying on the leg of person with white sweatshirt

Why does your dog lie on you? It’s (usually) a good thing

Why does your dog lie on you? Probably because they love you, but there could be some other reasons. Here's what to know and when to be concerned.
Dog howls while standing near a flock of sheep in a pasture

This is why your dog always wakes you up howling in the night

Why is my dog howling at night? While their wolfy ancestors likely did so to assemble the pack, your pet has a few different reasons for vocalizing.
A Yorkie wears a jacket on the street with his owner

The most adorable toy dog breeds (that also make great pets)

These six toy breeds are adorable and will serve as the perfect pet for any family or household looking for a small dog.
A golden retriever digging a hole in a yard

Why do dogs bury bones? The answer is quite interesting

Why do dogs bury things. The answer may lie in their ancestral instincts. This is why your dog loves burying bones (and other items).
A Poodle mix dog licks their lips and looks up

6 easy DIY dog treats anyone could make

These homemade dog treats will be made with love and care (but won't take too much effort). Your dog will adore them while getting a healthy snack.
Purebred Chihuahua puppy and a Great Dane sniffing each other

These are the longest-living dog breeds

What are the longest-living dog breeds? We'll walk you through the ones to know and how to extend any pup's lifespan.
A woman treating a small puppy outside

Can dogs eat cashews? Only if you follow these rules

Can dogs eat cashews? How should you serve cashews to dogs? Good questions. We'll dig into the truth about dogs and cashews.
A dog scratches themself

Ringworm in dogs: Signs, symptoms, and treatment you should know

Ringworm sounds scary, but dog owners can take a deep breath knowing that it's both treatable and preventable. Here's what you'll want to know.
A French bulldog in front of car

5 reasons you really need to get a dog car seat

A dog car seat can keep your precious pet and any human passengers safe. However, a dog car seat may not be your only option for vehicle safety.
A woman outside sits with a pack of dogs

How many dog breeds are there, really?

How many dog breeds are there? It depends on who you ask, but it's definitely a big number and includes all the different purebred canines.
A yellow Lab puppy wearing a blue collar looks up

50 amazing boy dog names to consider for your new puppy

Whether your aesthetic is more classic and traditional or more unique and inspired by nature, there's a perfect boy dog name out there for your new puppy.
Small white dog eating an orange

Can dogs eat oranges? Read this before feeding your pet

Oranges can be a great summertime treat, but many dog owners wonder whether dogs can eat oranges, too. This is what you'll need to know.
Two Pekingese dogs sit in the grass

These fluffy dog breeds make the best cuddlers

These dog breeds are fluffy like real-life teddy bears, but their personalities differ from breed to breed. Are any of these dogs right for you?
Golden retriever on the patio at sunset

Can dogs see in the dark? Your guide to your dog’s vision

Dogs' vision differs from humans'. Can dogs see in the dark? The answer might surprise you, and the reasons behind it are pretty cool.
A brown and white dog eats a strawberry off a fork

Can dogs eat strawberries? Everything you need to know

Can dogs eat strawberries? We'll walk through which fruits your dog can eat and how you should serve them to your furry friend.
Dog treats cut in shapes with roller

How to make homemade dog treats that last a long time

With proper care and the preparation, your homemade treats can last a long time. Check out these ideas to create the best dog treats out there
Golden retriever puppies

What is littermate syndrome? Why this puppy bond can be a problem

Littermate syndrome can be stressful for dogs and the people who love them. Here's what littermate syndrome is and what to do.
An English springer spaniel's side profile standing next to tall grass

The best medium-sized dog breeds for your family

Whether you're looking for a high-energy playmate or a lazy couch potato, there's a medium-sized dog who fits the bill. These are some of your options.
Veterinarian examining cat while little boy watches

How to find the right veterinarian for your pet

Finding the pet doctor takes time and patience. Here's what you need to consider before choosing a veterinarian.
A close-up of a beagle

Why do dogs have wet noses? They’re actually really important

Wet noses are generally considered a good sign for dogs. Why do dogs have wet noses, though? We dug up some answers for you.
A French bulldog wearing a pineapple onesie

Can dogs eat pineapple? What you need to know

This tangy, tropical fruit is a summertime favorite, and it's only natural to want to share with your dog. Here's what to know about feeding dogs pineapple.
A brown puppy looks up, with sunlight shining on their whiskers

Why do dogs have whiskers? These small features play a huge role

Some dogs' whiskers are much more noticeable than others, but they all serve an important purpose. This is why dogs have whiskers.
A brown Vizsla dog's portrait in front of a black background

Why do dogs hump everything? You might be surprised

Whether your dog has always had a problem with humping or they've recently picked it up, it's only natural to have questions. Here's what you'll want to know.
Dog perks his ears up in anticipation

Dog body language decoded: This is why dogs pull their ears back

Dogs use their ears to communicate all sorts of things, but pinning them back usually falls into one a few categories of feelings.
Dog stands on a pedestal

This is why dogs have tails, according to science

Animals evolved tails millions of years ago, but dogs have developed even more uses for these appendages, like communication.
A French bulldog puppy wearing a yellow sweater stands next to a dog bowl in front of a blue background

Can dogs eat shrimp? The answer may surprise you

Shrimp is a delicious option for people, but can dogs enjoy this shellfish, too? Let's break down what dog owners need to know about feeding dogs shrimp.
Dog in bed with white blanket over his head

The best oversized dog beds your pup will love

These are the best oversized dog beds for your furry friend.
A German shepherd in the backyard

Why do German shepherds have such a short lifespan?

Here's why German shepherds don't live as long as other dogs and a few tips you can follow to keep your pet healthy into old age.
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.
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 still all the rage. But are they safe for your pet to eat? We'll shed some light on this trendy treat.