Best Dog Toys for Mental Stimulation

best dog toys for mental stimulation

No one wants their furry friend to develop bad habits. But in order to stay healthy, dogs need mental exercise as much as they need physical activity. Luckily, toys are one of the many great ways to improve your dog’s mental stimulation. This includes food puzzles, … Read more

Best Dog Gate For Jumpers

best dog gate for jumpers

With dogs being the number one pet owned in America, it’s no wonder they’ve become a part of our family. Some of us even think of them as our kids, and like children, they tend to get into trouble when we’re not watching. One of … Read more

Leaving a Puppy Alone at Home for the First Time

leaving a puppy alone at home for the first time

Leaving a puppy alone at home, especially for the first time, can be a stressful experience. But as much as we want to be with our pets all the time, for most people, this is unrealistic. This reality creates a lot of anxiety in many … Read more

Best Weighted Blankets for Dogs

Weighted blankets are becoming more and more popular, and many people use them as a way to relieve stress and improve sleep. Just like humans, our dogs have triggers for fear and anxiety. These triggers can be anything from being left alone, loud noises (like thunder … Read more

Why Is My Dog Freaking out at Night?

why is my dog freaking out at night

Does your pup experience nighttime restlessness? As you may already know, this can cause loss of sleep not only for your furry friend, but for you and others in your home as well. There could be several reasons why your dog is freaking out at … Read more

Best Dog Crate for Separation Anxiety

best dog crate for separation anxiety

When I got a dog crate, I never imagine it would be such an important tool for separation anxiety. If your dog seems nervous and uneasy every time you go out the door, you probably need it, too. Separation anxiety is a common behavior issue … Read more

How to Prevent Separation Anxiety in Puppies?

how to prevent separation anxiety in puppies

The good news is, there’s an easy way to prevent separation anxiety in puppies. Unlike the old days, when canines used to live outside helping people on their farms, today most dogs spend much of their time inside the house, while their owners are away. … Read more

How to Introduce a Hyper Dog to a Kitten?

how to introduce a hyper dog to a kitten

There’s nothing like a multi-pet home. However, if you already have a hyperactive dog and you’re planning on getting a new kitten, you should at least introduce them first. Even though cats have the instinct to fear dogs, both pets certainly can learn how to … Read more

Why Do Dogs Tremble?

why do dogs tremble

When our dogs tremble, we can’t help wondering whether or not there’s something wrong with them. I know because I used to wonder the same thing. While in some cases, shaking in dogs is normal and far from dangerous, it can also be a sign … Read more

How To Comfort A Dog During Thunderstorms?

how to comfort a dog during thunderstorms

Have you ever heard of Astraphobia? Apparently, dogs can be afraid of thunderstorms, too, and it’s probably more common than you think. So just before the summer is over, here are a few tips on how to comfort a dog during thunderstorms, including the best … Read more

How to Stop My Dog from Eating Poop Naturally?

how to stop my dog from eating poop naturally

As you can imagine, when I saw my dog eating poop a while back, I couldn’t believe my eyes. Strange as it may seem, this isn’t actually an unusual thing in animals. Normal or not, all pet parents want to know is how to cure … Read more

Why Does My Dog Sit on Me?

why does my dog sit on me

Doesn’t matter if they end up on our lap, at our feet, or on our head or chest – dogs like to be close to us for many reasons. Even if there’s a perfectly comfortable empty spot on the couch or a cozy dog bed … Read more

Why Do Dogs Chatter Their Teeth?

why do dogs chatter their teeth

Have you ever noticed how some dogs chatter their teeth, much like us when we’re cold? But dogs will still do it in 100-degree weather, so this must mean that they chatter their teeth for reasons other than feeling chilly, right? The short answer is … Read more

Why Does My Dog Sleep on My Pillow?

why does my dog sleep on my pillow

After a long hard day, nothing is better than coming home to a pet. It can strike a chord of jealousy, however, when your furry friend is peacefully curled up in the same spot where you left him several hours ago. Often times the place … Read more

Why Do Dogs Sneeze When They Play?

why do dogs sneeze when they play

Have you ever noticed how dogs sneeze, wheeze, honk and snort when they feel playful or happy? Humans have many ways of showing enthusiasm, but sneezing isn’t typically one of them. Of course, just like us, the number one reason why dogs sneeze is because … Read more

Why Does My Dog Eat So Fast?

why does my dog eat so fast

Is your dog a food gobbler? You may think that your pup has a healthy appetite, but this behavior can also indicate the presence of an underlying issue that needs your attention. Truth is, some dogs eat naturally fast, and will swallow anything that comes … Read more