DOG CARE TIPS

All our dog care tips in one place. In each post, we’re committed to helping you take better care of your pup.

A dog sitting in front of the evening sun, admiring the sunset.

Mast Cell Tumors In Dogs: How Concerning Are They?

We had our scare when Yuna was diagnosed with a mast cell tumor about a month ago, in mid-October of 2019. Now that we’ve had time to digest everything, we’ll go over a quick overview of what mast cell tumors are, what you can do about it, and whether or not you should be concerned.

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A dog sits on a shiny floor, looking up with puppy dog eyes at her owner.

Why Is My Dog Scooting?

“Scooting” is when your dog drags its anus along the floor. ]To the inexperienced dog owner, scooting may look like silly and random. But it’s often a sign of an underlying problem.

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A dog striking a weird pose while another dog looks on.

How Much Exercise Does A Dog Need?

One estimate by vets in 2016 claimed that nearly 27 out of every 50 dogs were overweight in the US (1). This came out to around 42 million dogs. These are alarming figures. If more than half of all dogs in the US are considered overweight, we have failed our canine companions… the answer is exercise! But how much?

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A dog tilting her head at the University of Washington.

Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads?

Why do dogs tilt their heads? We often take confusion and curiosity to be the expected answer probably because humans do it as well. But there’s a lot more to the head tilt, and this article will dive into exactly why dogs do it.

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A dog looking super happy splashing around at the beach.

New Puppy Checklist – COMPLETE New Dog Shopping List!

Expecting a new puppy soon? Congratulations on your decision–a dog will bring you years of fun and companionship. Whether this is your first dog or your fifth, you’re stoked for this new adventure. Before all that though, there’s one huge thing on your to-do list: you’re going to need to take a shopping trip first.

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A wet Labrador after a refreshing swim on the beach.

How To Exercise Your Dog – 24 Ways!

Dogs were just not built to stay idle all day. This article will introduce you to 24 ways to exercise your dog, conventional and unconventional, suitable for high-energy and low-energy dogs and humans alike.

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A dog portrait looking sweet in a pink flower bandana.

Things You Must Know Before Getting A Dog!

The prep work starts now! Before your new dog arrives, there are some very important things you need to figure out. In this article, I’ll present a list of all the things you must have answers to before getting your dog, assuming you have already committed to getting one.

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