7 Ways to Keep Your Labrador Happy

7 Ways to Keep Your Labrador Happy, Healthy and strong Its One of the cutest dog breeds on earth, Labrador Retrievers, are primarily known for their unconditional love. Almost all…

How to Socialize Your Dog The Right Way

Socialization is a term that gets thrown around a lot in the dog world. Many dog owners believe socialization means their dog is social — that she likes to meet…

Everything You Wanted to Know About Dog Penis Behavior

Living with dogs means living with, or at least ignoring, their somewhat gross behaviors. Whether that’s dogs sniffing other dogs’ butts or eating garbage, it’s all a part of parenting…

Does Your Dog Make the List of the Dumbest Dog Breeds?

The Border Collie is widely considered to be the world’s smartest dog breed (with the Poodle coming in close second). If some dog breeds are the smartest, it only makes…

Where Can I Get Free Puppies?

One of the 20th-century’s greatest literary voices — I can’t remember off the top of my head whether it was Flannery O’Connor or Stevie Nicks — once wrote that there’s…

Meet Allan Reznik: The Renaissance Man of Pups

Dog magazine journalist and editor, breeder, dog show exhibitor and judge, and overall respected dog expert, Allan Reznik is a Renaissance Manof pups. Growing up in Canada, Allan’s family dog…

Recipe for Oatmeal-Turkey Dog Treats

Paris Permenter & John Bigley Last updated on November 19, 2020 Share with fellow dog lovers! Oatmeal and turkey dog treats are easy to make for your dog–and oatmeal is…

So, Your Dog Ate Onions — Here’s What to Know

Onions are unique members of the root vegetable family because they (like garlic) are bulbs and do not grow as deeply as other root vegetables. Onions come in white, yellow…

Do Dogs Need Coats in the Winter? 7 Myths and Facts

Winter’s chill is making its presence known in many areas, and as we dig to the back of our closets and coat racks for parkas and seasonal outerwear, we wonder…

Your Dog Ate a Sock. Is It Dangerous? What to Do Next

Dogs are notorious for eating things they shouldn’t, and many of those things are not necessarily food. Dogs can chew and gulp down almost anything. So, if your dog ate…

8 Awesome Reasons to Adopt a Black Dog

Black dogs have fascinated humans through the ages. From depictions of black dogs as the hounds of hell to black dog-like gods in Ancient Egypt, there is no denying that…

Have a Restless Dog? Here’s How to Help Him

Have you ever wondered, “Why is my dog restless, especially at night?” That’s the question we asked ourselves over and over again, as our dog Tampa got restless every night…

Potty Training 101

Some puppies are easy to potty train. Others can pose a bit of a challenge. No matter what your dog’s personality, the key to successful potty training is knowledge and…

Tail Biting in Dogs — What Are the Causes?

Since dogs cannot talk, they cannot make their needs or desires plain to us in any simple or intelligible way. It’s easy to get frustrated when our dogs engage in behaviors…

How to Make Your Dog the Perfect Houseguest

Dogs can make the perfect co-pilots for road trips and when you go over the river and through the woods to grandma’s for Thanksgiving. Whether they make the perfect house…

Your New Best Friend: Seven Reasons Why Puppy Adoption is a Wonderful Choice!

  If you’re on this site, then you already agree that home only gets better when there’s a dog in it! All dogs are wonderful, but did you know all…

3 Ways to Build a Bond with Your Dog

When I was a kid about 6-8 years old I had a negative encounter with a neighbors dog.  Our neighbors  had a friendly Doberman Pinscher that knocked into me super…

Easy Dog Snow Cone Recipe

The dog days of summer may be over, but if you and your dog are still trying to beat the heat, we’ve got the perfect treat to help your pup…

6 Best Reasons Why You Should Adopt a Stray Dog

Often when we are outside, we have seen how random stray dogs slowly find their way to us. These poor creatures rely on humans usually for their survival as well…

Meet Herbie

Dog’s name and age: Herbie, 5 years Nicknames: Herbs, Herc, Kirk Adoption story: I adopted Herbie from the city of Denton Animal Shelter in March of 2018. I had cats all…

Dog Pooping Blood? Here’s What to Do Next

Yikes! When you see something red in your dog’s stool, the first thing you think of is your dog pooping blood. But don’t panic. First, determine if the red you’re…

Toilet Train a Puppy The RIGHT Way in 2 Weeks!

Unless you have been living in a cave, otherwise you would know that dogs are considered to be “man’s best friend”. Indeed, dogs are the most popular pet for families…