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Do dogs ever get sick and tired of barking so much?

The truth about whether dogs get sick of barking all the time.
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How to deal with your dog’s out-of-control stinky farts

If your dog has stinky farts, here's how to cope without losing your mind.
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4 totally normal reasons dogs eat poop (and what to do about it)

Here's why dogs eat poop even though it's disgusting.
A brown dog wearing the Invoxia Smart Dog Collar looking past the camera

This new collar is like an Apple Watch for your dog and we love it

This cool Smart collar keeps track of your pet's health and location.
A small senior dog sits in a field of wildflowers

6 amazing reasons you should adopt a senior pet this (or any) month

If you're getting a pet, consider adopting a senior who needs a home.
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Why do dogs roll around on their backs? It’s not just because they’re weird

The reason your dog rolls on his back could be good or bad.
An English bulldog lies on the floor and looks at himself in the mirror

Rescue dog sees a mirror for the first time and hilarity ensues

The first time this rescue dog saw a mirror, his reaction was too cute.
A yellow Labrador retriever sniffs at the hands of a sitting person

Can dogs really smell fear? Here’s what’s actually going on

Here's the scoop on whether dogs can actually smell fear or not.
A woman holds a French Bulldog who smiles with their tongue out

8 signs that show how much your dog really loves you

Watch for these signs that your dog truly loves you.
An Australian Shepherd offers his paw to someone's open hand

‘Talking’ dog may hold the answer to whether dogs miss us when we’re gone

A "talking" dog offers insight into whether dogs miss their humans.
A small dog sits on top of a toilet in a bathroom

How long does it take to potty train a dog? Probably longer than you think

Here's how long it really takes to potty train a dog.
Three dogs sniff a fourth dog's behind while outdoors in a park

The truth about why dogs sniff each other’s butts

Here's the real reason why dogs sniff each other's butts upon meeting.
A chocolate Labrador Retriever sniffs a newborn puppy

Taking care of a newborn puppy: 5 steps you don’t want to miss

There are certain steps you'll want to follow when caring for a newborn puppy.
A woman lies on the couch with a husky mix dog

You won’t even believe how much it really costs to have a dog

The cost of having a dog is so much more than we ever expected.
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Dachshund takes his sweet time on walks and we’re so here for it

This video of a Dachshund going at his own pace on walks is just too cute.
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Pet profiles: Louie provides sales supports, snorts, and smiles

Meet Louie, a French Bulldog with a personality the size of the sun.
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Should you make New Year’s resolutions for your dog even though it sounds silly?

Here's why you should consider making New Year's resolutions for your pet.
A bull astiff sits in a field of flowers in the park

Is peppermint toxic to dogs? What you should know about mint poisoning

Here is what you need to know about peppermint and mint poisoning in dogs.
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New disturbing TikTok trend is met with a harsh warning from veterinarians

A new trend on TikTok has vets warning of possible dog bites.
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5 cool dog-friendly Florida destinations to take your pet this winter

Here are some great places to take your dog this winter in Florida.
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Want a successful adoption application? Follow these tips from Toronto rescues

Toronto rescues are sharing tips on how to be successful with your dog adoption application.
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How to choose the right pet with your head instead of your heart this season

Here's a guide on how to choose the right pet this holiday season
A French Bulldog snuggles a teddy bear while sleeping on a dog bed on a hardwood floor

Do dogs dream? The answer is yes, and wait until you hear what they dream about

Dogs do dream, and what they dream about is actually quite fitting.
A husky puppy sits in the grass and looks up at their owner during training.

Don’t make these common mistakes when disciplining your new puppy

Learn how to discipline your puppy the right way with positive reinforcement
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How to house train your puppy without losing your mind

Housetraining isn't as hard as you think. Follow these tips.
A black and brown dog stands in a bathroom with their paws on the toilet

How to potty-train any dog from puppy to adult

Here are tips for training either a puppy or adult dog.
A young woman pets and makes a kissy face at her yellow Lab

Why does your dog follow you everywhere? It might be cause for concern

These are the reasons why your dog follows you everywhere.
A bull terrier and a chihuahua wearing jackets play in the snow

5 small-dog coats under $50 that you won’t be able to resist

Here are 5 small dog winter coats we can't get enough of.
Two poodle puppies sit at the dining table with plates of kibble

How much should you be feeding your dog? Consider this first

Here's how much kibble you should be feeding your dog.
A woman holds a pug in a towel after a bath

Follow this bathing schedule to keep your dog looking his best

Here is how often you should bathe your dog to keep him clean.
Beagle sits in a green and yellow car seat in the back seat of a car

4 best dog car seats to ensure a safe ride with your pup

These are the 4 best dog carseats for smaller dogs.
A Boston Terrier wearing a sweater stands in the snow

These 6 cute Boston terrier clothes will keep your dog warm all winter long

These are the best Boston Terrier clothes under $40 to keep him warm.
A young female veterinarian smiles and pets one of her canine patients

How often should you take your dog to the vet for regular checkups?

Here's how often you should be taking your dog to the vet for checkups.
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Pet profiles: Sweet little Joey helps DTMG’s partners smile

This senior Maltese has all the love (and sass) to share.
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Is your dog too heavy? Watch out for these signs

Here are guidelines for how heavy is too heavy for a dog.
A young woman pets her chocolate Labrador retriever by the front door of their home

Going back to work: How to deal with your dog’s anxiety

Here's how to deal with your dog's anxiety when you go back to the office.
Woman pets and comforts a homeless dog on street

Iowa breeder banned from selling after 500 dogs are found living in filth

A breeder in Iowa was shut down after 500 dogs were rescued from awful conditions.
A Yorkshire terrier sits in their owner's purse

Is your small dog always anxious? When you should be worried

Here are reasons why your small dog is always anxious
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Dog gives up on his long walk, and we can totally relate

This video of a dog refusing to walk will make you LOL
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7 best dog foods under $50 to feed your Beagle

These are the best dog foods you can feed your beagle.
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These 4 heaters are best for keeping a doghouse warm

If your pooch gets cold, try these dog house heaters
a brown puppy sleeps in a crate

6 best tips for crate-training a puppy at night

Crate training a puppy is easy with these simple strategies.
a Havanese dog sits in the grass with a leash on

4 useful tips for training your Havanese

Training your Havanese dog is easy with these simple tips.
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What you need to know about dog puberty before it happens

Dog puberty is a thing, and this is what every pet parent should know.
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Is salt bad for dogs? It can be dangerous if you aren’t careful

This is what you should know before feeding your dog salty foods.
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The best dog raincoats you can get under $20 right now

Your dog will love these amazing and affordable rain jackets.
A dog lies down next to a pile of green squash

Can dogs have squash? Everything you need to know

Here's what you should consider before feeding your dog squash.
A Jack Russell Terrier in a red sweater sits next to a person in jeans and boots

These dog breeds should definitely have a dog coat for winter

Winter is tough for these dog breeds. You should get them a coat.
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Pet profiles: The DevOps pack that keeps PawTracks up and running

This trio of furry friends is here to steal your heart--and quite possibly your treats.
A golden retriever carries a jack-o-lantern treat bucket in his mouth

3 delicious Halloween treats you can make for your dog

These Halloween dog treats are adorable and great for your pooch.