The Importance of Understanding Your Dog’s Growl

Growl Actions of Dogs and What Does It Mean?

One of the most misunderstood forms of canine communication is your dog’s growl. For a dog, growling is a way that they are able to get across to the people and other animals around them that they are feeling uncomfortable.   A dog cannot turn around and say to you “I don’t like that can you please stop” or “I’m really tired and just want to be left alone” instead he lets you know by growling. The problem is that many people interrupt the dog growling to be an unwanted behaviour and so they start to punish the dog whenever … Continue reading

Healthy Dog Treats Recipe: Carrot and Fig Cakes

Dog Treats Your Pet Dog Will Surely Love

Was that dog treat recalled? Do you want your dog to ingest Ethoxyquin, BHA, BHT, sugar, high fructose corn syrup, sucrose or maltodextrose? Trying to stay away from dog treats that have been recalled or have toxic ingredients can be a challenge. Sometimes it is just easier to make your own healthy dog treats. By making dog treats in the comfort of your kitchen, you can ensure quality control. Not only will you be able to purchase organic and even locally sourced ingredients, but you have the opportunity to modify a dog treat recipe to meet the needs of your … Continue reading

4 Signs Your Pup May Have Allergies

Allergies and How to Detect it from your Pet Dog

Just like humans, dogs can suffer from allergies. Whether they are food allergies or seasonal allergies, your pup can experience the same nagging, itching symptoms. However, it can be difficult to recognize these symptoms in your pup. After all, they can’t exactly come out and say that they don’t feel well. So, how do you know if your furbaby is suffering from those nasty allergies? There are a few signs that every dog parent should be aware of. Constant Scratching Just humans experience itchy eyes, if your dog is suffering from an allergic reaction, he might constantly scratch or lick … Continue reading

10 Amazing Benefits of Canine Probiotics

Probiotics: Benefits of Probiotics on Dogs

More and more dog owners are interested in giving their dogs canine probiotics. However, they might not be sure about whether canine probiotics are ultimately going to be right for their dogs. There is a great deal of misinformation about nutrition and health for canines and humans alike, and it can be difficult for anyone who is interested in making the right decisions to arrive at the best possible conclusion. But, the benefits of canine probiotics are clear. Owners may be adding years to the lives of their dogs as a result of giving them probiotics. They will certainly be … Continue reading

Spring Time Has Arrived! Be Aware of the Dangers for Your Pet

Dangers in Toxic Plants and Chemicals: Pet Dogs

Never underestimate all the things your pet can get themselves into during the cooler weather as well as the warmer weather. Spring time is in full force, the weather is sunny and warm, and soon the flowers will start blooming and our grass will come back to life. The smells in the air are refreshing, and the trees are starting to blossom, what more could we ask for? Spring is by far one of the most beautiful seasons there is. But with Spring comes a whole heap of dangers for your pet, so today I am going to share some tips … Continue reading

Everything You Need to Know About Doggy Digestion

Digestion of Food Process for Your Pet Dogs

In our house, the most exciting part of the day for our dogs is when it is time to eat their meals. The jumping, running, and sometimes overboard vocalization is a sure sign that Dad is prepping the fur kids’ food. Have you ever wondered just how the food that your dogs eat is turned into fuel for the body?  Here is a brief explanation of the process of digestion in our dogs: In a dog, the digestive system is shorter than in humans, and for good reason.  A shorter digestive tract will not allow for the formation of bacteria … Continue reading

K9 Collagen: An Effective, Easy-to-Absorb Supplement for Your Dog’s Joint Issues!

K9 Collagen to Resolve Dogs’ Joint Issues

Our dogs’ joints, like humans, take a pounding from running after tennis balls, hiking and jogging around with their pals. Joint problems are common in many dogs and can affect them in a variety ways from minor irritation to great pain and discomfort. Joint problems can hinder walking, exercising, or any activity in your pup’s everyday life and is no fun for anyone. And, unfortunately, joint issues can start an early age making it best to prevent your dog’s osteoporosis or joint issues ahead of time. And K9 Collagen does just that and more! Dog Joint, Hip or Bone Pain … Continue reading

Fleas, Seasonal Allergies, or Food Allergies? How to Tell Them Apart in Your Pet & How to Treat Them!

Allergies in Dogs and How to Cure Them

We’ve all probably seen our dogs lick or scratch themselves…they’re dogs, that’s what they do! If done once in a while, it’s not a problem. However when this becomes a frequent activity, something serious may be bothering your dog, and he’s certainly uncomfortable. What I’m talking about are canine allergies. Now allergies are not the only reason that dogs itch. There are other conditions that can cause itching such as a drug reaction; a bacterial infection; a fungal infection; a disease like pancreatic, liver or renal disease – these are just a few examples. Therefore it’s important to see your … Continue reading