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Dog Health & Tips

How to Handle a Dog Who Chews

Few things are less welcoming than coming home after a long day at work to torn-up furniture. Your instinct is to yell at your dog and punish him for ruining something expensive you love. But the fact is, your dog

Preventing Canine Obesity: How to Keep Your Dog Healthy and Fit

Obesity poses a serious health problem for dogs. Responsible pet owners must take steps in order to keep their dog’s weight at a healthy level. Just as it is easier for a human to maintain a healthy weight than it

How to Care for Your Sick Dog After a Veterinary Visit

Regardless of the nature of veterinary clinic or hospital visits, dog owners need to be extremely mindful of a few things to make the experience as stress-free as possible for their pets. The following information will help show those of

How Dog Food Recipes Become AAFCO Approved

When it comes to food health and safety regulations for people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is the organization in charge. But who is in charge of making sure that dog food manufacturers follow healthy protocols and do not

How to Get Your Dog to Stop Drooling

Dogs and drooling often seem to go together like cats and purring. But that nasty drool can get everywhere, making it a real mess to clean up. Not only that, but sometimes a dog’s drooling can be so excessive that