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A harlequin Great Dane sleeps on their bed on a wooden floor

Good, better, best: Dog beds big enough for your Great Dane

If you have trouble finding a dog bed large enough for a Great Dane, check out these great beds.
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3 great bunk beds for cats and small dogs that save you space

Do you have multiple pets? These are the best bunk beds for your pets.
a white wesite dog stands on a grooming table while a groomer with long curly hair uses scissors to give the dog a haircut

How to choose the right dog groomer for your pet

This is what you need to know to choose the right dog groomer.
A gray and white greyhound eats a treat out of someone's hand

4 under-$10 dog treats greyhounds will love

Want to feed your greyhound something delicious and nutritious? These are the best dog treats for greyhounds.
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6 amazing Star Wars-inspired finds for your dog you can get now

These incredible Star Wars-inspired goodies for your dogs are both functional and cool.
a jack russell terrier lies at the top of the stairs and looks down at the camera

Dog afraid of the stairs? This might be why

These are the reasons your dog is afraid of the stairs.
A Jack Russell terrier dog chews on a yellow kong toy

Everything we recommend from Kong under $12 for your puppy

Kong has some great items for puppies, and these are the best.
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4 Apple Watch apps every dog owner should have

These Apple Watch apps make pet parents' lives simpler.
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6 adorable new dog announcement ideas to consider

These ideas are adorable if you're introducing your new puppy to the world.
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Long hair vs. puppy cut: Which is better for your Lhasa apso?

Which haircut is right for your Lhasa Apso? We tell you the pros and cons of long hair and puppy cuts.
a white and tan dog licks a purple toothbrush that someone holds out to him

Good, better, best: Toothbrushes for dogs your pet (and vet) will love

Does your dog have stinky breath and bad dental hygiene? These are the best toothbrushes for your dog.
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How to treat dog dementia for a happy pet

Dog dementia can be scary for your pet. This is what you should do if your dog has dementia.
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The best dog food under $80 good for golden retrievers

These are the best dog food options for golden retrievers.
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Do these 5 things to safely take a puppy on a walk

Follow these five steps to take a puppy on a walk safely.
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Pet profiles: Meet Lucy, a terrier mix who’s a writer’s best friend

This adorable rescue girl is sweet, speedy, and sometimes a little snacky.
a maltese puppy lies on a couch surrounded by plushie toys

5 under-$15 dog toys that are safe for your Maltese

Need a dog toy that's good for small pets? These are the best dog toys for Maltese.
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Why do cocker spaniels get chronic ear infections? Here’s what to know

Here's why cocker spaniels get ear infections and what you can do to help.
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An easy guide for training your Doberman pinscher the right way

Want to ensure you've got a happy, obedient Doberman pinscher? Follow these tips for training this eager-to-please breed.
A small brown dog sits and looks at the camera while a person holds their paw and trims their nails

Cutting your dog’s nails can be easy — here’s how

Here's what to know about cutting your dog's nails, from getting the right tools to keeping your pup zen.
A smiling young woman holds a shiba inu in her arms in front of a city in the background

These are the most dog-friendly cities to live in

These cities top the list of emerging dog-friendly places to live. Does your hometown make the list?
a brown long-haired dog plays in a dog pool in a grassy yard

Good, better, best: Dog swimming pools made for large-breed dogs

These fantastic swimming pools can hold large dogs and are easy to set up.
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6 telltale signs your dog is going blind

These are the telltale signs your dog is going blind.
a tan Chinook dog stands outside and looks to the side

3 rare dog breeds that almost went extinct

These three dog breeds almost went extinct. Here's how they made their comeback.
a dog walks toward the camera on the beach in front of a girl in a bikini holding the dog's leash at sunset

How to have the perfect beach day with your dog

If you do these things, you'll have a great beach day with your dog.
a long-coated chihuahua wearing sunglasses sits in the grass and holds a holder of poop bags in their mouth

How to get rid of dog poop in the yard without scooping

If you don't want to scoop poop, try these alternatives.
A person puts flea and tick prevention on their dog

Topical flea medicine vs. flea collars: Which is better for dogs?

Should you get topical flea medicine or flea collars for your dog?
a brown brindle french bulldog sits on a cooling mat on a hardwood floor, next to a couple toys

6 under-$50 cooling pads for dogs you need this summer

If you want to help your dog keep cool this summer, a cooling pad can help — and these are the best.
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An honest review of Wolfgang Man & Beast’s OverLand Collection

We tried a nature-inspired leash, collar, and harness from Wolfgang Man & Beast.
A brown French bulldog in a camo fitted shirt sits on a park bench and "smiles" at the camera

The best dog anxiety vests under $45 you need for July 4th

These dog anxiety vests are great for stressed-out dogs.
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The best dog treats under $15 your bloodhound will love

These are the best dog treats bloodhounds will enjoy.
a blonde labrador retriever mix lies on the bed next to a book and a pair of glasses

7 best books under $16 dog lovers won’t be able to put down

Looking for a new book to read? Dog lovers and pet parents will love these books.
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The essential dog command list every pet owner needs

When training your pup, these are the dog commands you need to know.
a Boston terrier in a red collar gives a high five to a woman in pink nail polish

4 best flea and tick collars under $30 for your Boston terrier

These flea and tick collars were designed for small dogs like Boston terriers.
a white dog sits at a wooden desk next to someone on a laptop

Should you take your large dog to work? What you need to consider

A lot of workplaces allow pets in the office, but you should consider these 6 things before bringing your large dog in.
a white border collie with a black spot on the left side of their face stands in a green yard

How to choose the right doghouse for your border collie

If you're looking for a doghouse for your border collie, this is how to find the right one.
A chocolate Labrador sniffs the heart shaped cookie held out to them

4 best cookbooks under $16 for DIY dog treats

These are the best cookbooks to get if you want to make your own dog treats.
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Why your bulldog should stay inside this summer

It's better for bulldogs to stay inside in extreme heat — here's why.
a white and brown cocker spaniel stands, tongue out, in the grass in the sunshine

8 useful tips for grooming your cocker spaniel

Cocker spaniels need a lot of brushing. Here's what you need to know about their grooming.
A black and white Shih Tzu wearing a red bow and tie sticks out their tongue

Follow these 4 steps to effectively train your Shih Tzu

Shih Tzus are adorable, so they get away with a lot. Here's how to train one the right way.
a white and brown chihuahua in a red sweater and harness sits on a white chair and looks off in the distance

Should your Chihuahua wear a leash? What you need to know

A collar and leash combination can be dangerous for chihuahuas. Here's how to protect them.
a brown dachshund lies down on a white couch looking at the camera

Why you should never let your dachshund jump on the furniture

It's dangerous for dachshunds to jump on the furniture. Here's what you need to know.
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Pet profiles: Snowflake and Oliver, the feline duo behind our sales team

From movie nights to catnip toys, these sweet kitties are living large.
a brown long-haired dog stands in a kiddie pool on the lawn with some toys around them

3 great dog swimming pools with no setup required

These doggie swimming pools are the best for small pets.
a german shepherd runs through a grassy field

How to train your German shepherd to be a great guard dog

Train your German Shepherd with these excellent tips.
a black dog stands in a bath and gets soaped up by a groomer's hands

Now is the perfect time to go to the dog groomer — here’s why

Your dog needs a visit to the dog groomer. This is why.
someone's arm sets down a bowl of dog food in front of a yellow labrador retriever

Use the muffin pan trick to stop your dog from eating too fast

If your dog is eating too fast, a muffin pan can help slow him down.
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Keep your dog safe when you get a backyard pool with these tips

If you're thinking of getting a pool, this is what you need to know to keep your dog safe.
someone bends down to hold out their hand to a puppy and offer them a treat

6 incredible podcasts to listen to if you’ve got a new puppy

If you've recently brought home a puppy, you should listen to these amazing podcasts.
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4 great ways to make bath time less stressful for your dog

If bath time is stressful for your dog, try these strategies to ease his mind.
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Why you should consider boarding your dog when you travel

There are a lot of factors that go into whether you should board your dog or take them on your trip.