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Dog breeds that are great with kids

A dog that is affectionate with kids and is generally friendly with other dogs and new people is a great pet for a family that enjoys social activities like going for walks, visiting the dog park, and even bringing their dog along to farmers markets and dog-friendly events. As dog lovers, we know there’s a [...]

November 10th, 2016|Pets and Family|

5 Ways You Can Prevent Obesity in Your Dog

While a few extra pounds can be uncomfortable on us humans, that extra weight on our dogs can be a big problem. National Pet Obesity Awareness Day is October 7. It’s a reminder to regularly check our pet’s weight to keep them happy and healthy. Maintaining a healthy weight in our pets helps us avoid [...]

November 10th, 2016|health|

10 things you do that your dog hates

Do you ever come home after a long day and give your dog a big hug while telling him all about your day? In your eyes, you may be having a happy interaction with your dog, but he could be interpreting things differently. Below, we’ve described some behaviors that are normal to us but really [...]

November 10th, 2016|Relationships|

7 Signs that your dog is in pain

Have you noticed that something just isn’t “right” about the way your dog is acting? Maybe he always greets you with a wagging tail, but now he doesn’t even get up when you walk in the door. He may have been in a good mood in the morning and ready for a walk, but now [...]

November 10th, 2016|health|

10 Causes of Aggression in Dogs

It’s hard to imagine your family dog showing aggression, but changes in health or the home can lead to aggressive behaviors you haven’t experienced in the past. Curbing aggression as soon as you observe it is essential for keeping your family, other pets, friends and your dog safe. Recognizing and understanding what factors trigger aggression [...]

November 10th, 2016|Wellness|