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Dog Health & Tips

Teaching your dog to swim

Taking a quick dip or splashing around in the surf is a great way for dogs to cool off during the summer months. But besides being lots of fun, swimming can also be really beneficial to your dog’s health and

6 Tips for a First-Time Dog Owner

Bringing a dog into your home can bring about more changes than you can ever possibly imagine. Along with the responsibility of caring for a new dog comes the effort you’ll need to get them off on the right paw.

Everything to Know About Dog Poop

By, Dr. Oscar E Chavez BVetMed MRCVS MBA It’s not glamorous, but as responsible pet parents we do it every day – we pick up our pets’ poop! Do you ever wonder what our dogs think about our obsession with cleaning up

8 Fruits You Can Enjoy With Your Dog

It’s a hot, sunny day and you, and your pooch are lying by the pool, soaking up all of those warm rays. You feel a little peckish and remember that big plate of fruit that is sitting in the refrigerator.

How to Make Your Gate Safe for Your Dog

Many dog owners will allow their companion to roam the backyard unattended, but how can you be sure your dog fence will be safe? A simple step that any responsible dog owner can take is to secure the gates and