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Why your dog should eat fruits and veggies

Why your dog should eat fruits and veggies

Most people think of dogs as meat-eaters -- and of course meat needs to make up a large percentage of their diet. But fruit...
Taurine toppers for cats and dogs

Taurine toppers for cats and dogs

An important amino acid, taurine is vital to your cat or dog’s health. This article explains why, and offers recipes for tasty taurine toppers...
Losing your dog or cat – ways to get through the grief

Losing your dog or cat – ways to get through the grief

For many people, losing a beloved animal companion is as heart-wrenching as losing a human loved one. Here are some resources to help you...
DoggyStat rapidly resolves non-infectious canine diarrhea

DoggyStat rapidly resolves non-infectious canine diarrhea

Learn more about DoggyStat — an innovative product designed to resolve non-infectious diarrhea in dogs. Diarrhea is a common complaint in dogs. It can occur...
Health and nutrition apps for your dog or cat

Health and nutrition apps for your dog or cat

Keep track of your dog or cat’s health status, seek dietary advice, monitor her activity and more with a health and nutrition app! Chances are,...
Obesity in dogs and cats

Obesity in dogs and cats

The obesity epidemic in dogs and cats is still with us, even though most of us now realize that overweight animals are at higher...
Boost your dog’s immunity with acupressure

Boost your dog’s immunity with acupressure

Maintaining a strong and balanced immune system in your dog is one of the keys to keeping him healthy. Learn how a simple acupressure...
Diagnostic imaging for dogs and cats

Diagnostic imaging for dogs and cats

From CT scans to ultrasounds, there are several ways to see inside your dog or cat’s body. Here’s how these diagnostic imaging techniques differ,...
Including your dog in your exercise routine

Including your dog in your exercise routine

Whether you’re a jogger or a cyclist, exercising with your dog is a great way for you to bond and enjoy physical activity together....
Is your dog digging up your yard?

Is your dog digging up your yard?

Why dogs like digging holes, and how you can help prevent Fido from turning your yard into a moonscape. If you’ve spent a lot...
Tendon and ligament damage – diagnosis and treatment options for dogs

Tendon and ligament damage – diagnosis and treatment options for dogs

As our dogs get older, they become more prone to tendon and ligament damage caused by injury or wear and tear. Today’s diagnostic tools...
Shelters and rescues for senior dogs and cats – an inside look

Shelters and rescues for senior dogs and cats – an inside look

A growing number of shelters and rescues focus on senior dogs and cats. Take a look at what these organizations do, some of the...
What does it take to make the best pee pad on the planet?

What does it take to make the best pee pad on the planet?

Ever wonder what it takes to make the most effective, eco-friendly pee pad available? Here's how WizSmart has turned years of experience into a...
Supporting joint health as dogs and cats age

Supporting joint health as dogs and cats age

Lean on your veterinarian and start your animal on joint supplements early in life.  As our dogs and cats age, we sometimes notice behaviors...
Teach your dog to walk without pulling

Teach your dog to walk without pulling

These five steps will help you train your dog to be a great leash-walker, without any pulling or lunging. We’re all spending more time...
Is your rescue dog too thin?

Is your rescue dog too thin?

There’s lots of info out there about helping heavy dogs lose weight -- but what about those that are too thin? Some dogs, especially...
Ketosis and calorie restriction improves outcome for dogs and cats with cancer

Ketosis and calorie restriction improves outcome for dogs and cats with cancer

This innovative dietary approach to cancer involves a ketogenic diet and calorie restriction to improve longevity and quality of life in dogs and cats...
Natural support for your dog or cat’s aging liver

Natural support for your dog or cat’s aging liver

The liver is one of the body’s hardest-working organs, so it’s not surprising that it needs some extra help as your dog or cat...
WizSmart – the pee pad that benefits you, your pet and the planet

WizSmart – the pee pad that benefits you, your pet and the planet

This pee pad company makes their products from recycled defective baby diapers and biodegradable plastic, making them the most eco-friendly (and effective) option on...
How a Bearded Collie helped her human through depression

How a Bearded Collie helped her human through depression

The heartwarming story of Keith and Sasha — a black-and-white Bearded Collie that helped her human through depression post-9/11. We know that dogs play an...
8 steps to keeping your senior dog young

8 steps to keeping your senior dog young

A wholistic approach ranging from diet and exercise to mental stimulation and immune support can help keep your senior dog young, happy and healthy....
How dogs are being trained to sniff out COVID-19

How dogs are being trained to sniff out COVID-19

Dogs have been trained to detect a range of diseases in humans, from Parkinson’s to cancer. Now, researchers in the UK are training them...
Is a herding dog right for you?

Is a herding dog right for you?

Thinking of adopting or rescuing a herding breed or mix? While these dogs make great companions, keep these considerations in mind before signing the...
Why does your dog keep escaping from the yard?

Why does your dog keep escaping from the yard?

If your dog seems bent on escaping from your yard and running off, you need to figure out why, while finding ways to keep...
Is your dog a good passenger?

Is your dog a good passenger?

How to keep your canine passenger safe and stress-free during road trips. You’ve got big plans – a road trip with your dog full...
4 simple stretches for dogs

4 simple stretches for dogs

Help keep your dog limber with these gentle stretches.   Give yourself a stretch. Notice how good it feels, and how it helps you feel...
Help your hot dog cool down -- with acupressure

Help your hot dog cool down — with acupressure

They may be called the “dog days of summer”, but extreme heat isn’t healthy for your canine companion. Learn how acupressure can help cool...
When your dogs don’t get along

When your dogs don’t get along

If you have two or more dogs, chances are they’ve made friends with each other…but what if they haven’t? Find out why they don't...
How ozone therapy helps dogs and cats

How ozone therapy helps dogs and cats

Innovative, effective and safe, ozone therapy is being used in veterinary medicine for everything from ear infections to cancer. Ozone therapy might sound like...
7 mushrooms you can share with your dog

7 mushrooms you can share with your dog

For a powerhouse of healing nutrition, mushrooms can’t be beat. Find out which varieties are good for your dog, and try the recipes! Mushrooms are...
Does your dog have separation anxiety?

Does your dog have separation anxiety?

Separation anxiety is common in canines, but don’t despair. Follow these four important steps to a calmer, more relaxed dog. Separation anxiety in dogs is...
Jasper — adventure instagram dog

Jasper

Meet Jasper — an adventurous Instagram dog inspiring thousands of pet parents to #getoutside! As with most rescue dogs, Jasper’s story began when a special...