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Month: June 2020 

Pug lifespan

Pug Lifespan: What to Expect and Why

The average pug lifespan is similar to other dogs their size. However, they have a higher risk of health problems. With concerns related to being a brachycephalic breed, eye problems, neurologic diseases, and possible orthopedic problems, Pugs present a real challenge for their owners.
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truffle hunting dog

How Truffle Dogs Are Trained to Scout Buried Culinary Treasures

The Italian Truffle Dog is regarded as the truffle hunting champion, but other breeds can be trained in this sport, too.
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wrinkly pug face pug breed

Pug Breed: Everything You Need to Know About These Wrinkly Dogs

Pugs are delightful little clowns with excess personalities. They make perfect additions for anyone looking for social canines. While they do have a lot of health problems, if you're prepared, they'll charm just about anyone.
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Best dog breeds for kids

Best Dog Breeds for Kids of Every Type

There are hundreds of dog breeds out there, but which are the best if you have kids? It depends on your lifestyle, where you live, and your kids themselves. Researching the breed and sitting down with your family is the first step to finding your new family member.
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How to find a lost cat

How to Find a Lost Cat at Home and Outside

Losing a cat is frightening, and trying to figure out where to start in a search can feel impossible. There are several tips and tricks you can employ to begin your search to help bring your lost baby home.
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dachshund temperament

Feisty and Brave: The Layers of Dachshund Temperament

The Dachshund is one of the most popular dogs in the world. They're intelligent, loyal, playful, and brave. Where did those traits come from, and what do they mean? Also, what about the downsides to their temperament? There are a lot of layers to these little dogs!
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Best Small Dog Breeds

The Best Small Dogs for Every Type of Owner

Small breed dogs appeal to people for a lot of reasons - the amount of space they require, their extended lifespan, their varied lifespans - and there's a breed to suit just about every personality. Selecting the best dog for you depends entirely on what you're looking for.
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How to clean my dog's ear wax

Got Earwax? A Tutorial for How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears

Wanna know how to clean your dog's ears? Earwax is kind of gross, but it serves an important in keeping the ear clean. When it gets excessive, your dog needs you to step in to keep their ears healthy. Cleaning your dog's ears is simple, and this tutorial will show you how.
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cbd oil for dogs risks and benefits

CBD Oil for Dogs: Everything You Need to Know

CBD oil is gaining popularity for both humans and dogs for treating pain, anxiety, and a host of other conditions - if the hype is to be believed. However, there isn't a lot of research to back up the claims, and the restrictions of the law makes it difficult for owners to have in-depth conversations with their vets. So what should you really know about CBD oil?
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