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What you should know about the Wet n’ Wild Portuguese Water Dog

1.Portuguese Water Dogs are a highly intelligent breed This breed is rated as one of the smartest and oldest breeds in existence. In fact, they may be smarter than the average owner! The Portuguese Water Dog needs its body and

The History of the Goldendoodle

A Family-Friendly Dog The Goldendoodle was first created in the late 1990s in the United States as a wonderful solution for families with allergies. As most know, one of the most popular family dogs, the Golden Retriever, is a profuse

5 Things You Did Not Know About The German Shepherd

I remember my parents owning German Shepherds when I was growing up. Based on their history as a guard dog and working dog in the military and police force, many people see them as aggressive and vicious dogs. But that

My Time Volunteering at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Each employee at Trupanion receives one paid day off to volunteer at a non-profit organization of their choice. Last year our employees volunteered over 300 hours toward organizations like Seattle Humane Society, PAWS, Pasado’s Safe Haven, Seattle Aquarium, food banks,

13 Veterinarian-Recommended Gift Ideas for Dog Lovers & Cat Parents!

The Ultimate Pet Gift Guide for the Holidays by Denise Petryk, DVM We weren’t surprised to hear that 95% of pet owners surveyed in a recent Rover.com survey get Christmas gifts for their pets. For many of us, pets are