RESEARCHERS EXPLORE IMPACT OF OBESITY ON DOG'S HEALTH

If you thought that obesity affects only humans, you may be wrong. It can also shorten the lives of your canine friends, finds research....

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HOPE FOR A CANCER FREE NEW YEAR

Merry Christmas! All the gifts have been wrapped, the hurried hustle of getting ready for the holiday is coming to a close. Now, it...

 
 
 
What our dogs have taught us - Merry Christmas!

WHAT OUR DOGS HAVE TAUGHT US - MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Every Christmas we share one of our favorite memories and it always brings big smiles, laughs, and a few tears. In 1999 we packed up...

5 Foods Rich in Potassium

5 FOODS RICH IN POTASSIUM

Potassium is one of the minerals that are crucial for proper body functioning. Our dogs, just like us, need these important nutrients...

 
 
 

10 TIPS FOR NAVIGATING TOUGH DECISIONS ABOUT YOUR DOG

Many of us-myself included-live in dread of receiving bad news about our pets. We fear the moment when, looking at our vet's face or...

10 Superfoods that help prevent Canine Cancer

10 SUPERFOODS THAT HELP PREVENT CANINE CANCER

The same way good and balanced nutrition helps humans prevent severe illnesses, what your dog eats will influence his lifespan and...

 
 
 

PROBIOTICS FOR DOGS: ARE THEY BENEFICIAL?

Are probiotics equally important for your dog as they are for you? And if so, why are they beneficial? This article will give you an...

OUT WITH THE DOGS: WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME?

I have been fortunate, through the years, to have had the privilege of living with many great dogs and I anticipate having several...

 
 
 
I love my job!

I LOVE MY JOB!

This falls under the header of I love my job! I received an email from Amber the other day and she was asking me to verify our mailing...

Inaugural Dog Day of Summer in Manayunk a Tail-Waggin' Success!

INAUGURAL DOG DAY OF SUMMER IN MANAYUNK A TAIL-WAGGIN' SUCCESS!

August 26th has been designated “Dog Day” and what better way to celebrate then a day dedicated to our pups! The NCCF was excited to...

 
 
 

PET OWNERS SHARE HEARTWARMING STORIES OF THEIR PETS FINAL MOMENTS

Yesterday, we shared a story explaining what happens in your pets final moments if you have to make the hard decision to put them down. Veterinarians...

“FROM A TIRED, BROKEN-HEARTED VET.” THE SAD REALITY OF WHAT OUR PETS DO IN THEIR FINAL MOMENTS

There are few thoughts as sickening as imagining your pet in a scenario where they're vulnerable, scared and alone. We'd like to think...

 
 
 

7 CONCERNING HEALTH CHANGES IN DOGS TO LOOK OUT FOR AS THEY GET OLDER

Calling all dog people! If you're a pet parent like myself, then you know we only want the very best for our furry companions, i.e....

FUNDRAISER TAKES ON 11 TRIATHLONS FOR CANINE CANCER RESEARCH, IN MEMORY OF BELOVED FAMILY PET

Daisy Ledger, a 24 year-old woman from Abingdon, Oxfordshire has gone Triathlon-mad in order to raise much-needed funds for cancer...

 
 
 
Meet Hooch, Mast Cell Survivor!

MEET HOOCH, MAST CELL SURVIVOR!

I want you to meet Hooch, a 100 lb Pit Bull who is surviving Mast Cell Cancer. Hooch and his Mom, Sherry tell his interesting story....

OSU TESTS NEW CANINE CANCER TREATMENT

Doctors at the Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital (part of the Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine at Oregon State...

 
 
 

EVERY PET OWNER KNOWS THAT ‘THE DAY' WILL COME

There's a day in every pet owner's life that we know is coming but try our best not to acknowledge until it finally arrives. May 14...

BARK IN THE PARK RAISES MONEY IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CANINE CANCER

Barking and baseball, a night out at the ballpark helped raise money in the fight against canine cancer. WEAU's Danielle Wagner and...

 
 
 

ANCIENT CANINE CANCER STILL AROUND AFTER 10,000 YEARS

Dogs have been man's best friend for more than 10,000 years, but a new study shows it has been a doggone tough road to get here: their...

A GOLDEN HEART REMEMBERED

This is a story of friendship, a story of love, of heartbreak, of a dog that brought a bunch of sassy ladies across the country together...

 
 
 



DogMag one of the best places for learning about dogs

DogMag has great information about dogs care and training, not to mention the best stories ever about dogs. The Designer Breed Registry looks forward to checking DogMag out... Read more ...

Curious About Nose Work? Here Are Some Tips To Get Started!

Curious About Nose Work? Here Are Some Tips To Get Started!

It's tons of fun, will keep your dog active, and takes only a second to learn! One of the best things about nose work is, unlike other dog sports, it requires little obedience... Read more ...

What Are The Best Ways To Give Your Dog Bone Broth Powder?

What Are The Best Ways To Give Your Dog Bone Broth Powder?

From stronger joints to better gut health, there's a long list of reasons why pet parents are feeding their dogs bone broth. The downside of feeding your dog healthy, homemade... Read more ...

8 Potentially Deadly Diseases You Can Get From Your Dog

8 Potentially Deadly Diseases You Can Get From Your Dog

When your dog gets ill, do you worry about catching it? Dr. Kathryn Primm, DVM, owner and practicing veterinarian of Applebrook Animal Hospital shares eight diseases you and... Read more ...

Top 14 Pet Friendly Places In Santa Monica

Top 14 Pet Friendly Places In Santa Monica

Get the top 14 pet-friendly places Santa Monica and make your California coast vacation perfect! Santa Monica is known for its surreal beaches, clubs, and restaurants. It is... Read more ...

NYC Bans Dogs On Subway Unless They Fit In A Bag. Dog Owners Did Not Disappoint

NYC Bans Dogs On Subway Unless They Fit In A Bag. Dog Owners Did Not Disappoint

In NYC, canine companions are only allowed on the subway if they're safely stowed in carriers. While the rule is clear, it does not specify a size limit on said dogs. Lucky for... Read more ...

Wordless Wednesday: Downward Dog Blizzard Edition

Wordless Wednesday: Downward Dog Blizzard Edition

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Autumn & Kona: A K-9 Search and Rescue Team

Autumn & Kona: A K-9 Search and Rescue Team

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How Many Treats Should You Give Your Dog Each Day?

How Many Treats Should You Give Your Dog Each Day?

The concern about how many treats you should give your dog every day is real. Canine-loving humans everywhere scan the nutritional labels on bags of dog food or take to the... Read more ...

Why Does My Dog Follow Me To The Bathroom?

Why Does My Dog Follow Me To The Bathroom?

I think pretty much everyone can agree, when you head into the bathroom, you want to be alone. Whether you're doing your business, taking a shower, or getting ready for the... Read more ...

11 Ways To Celebrate Valentine's Day With Your Dog

11 Ways To Celebrate Valentine's Day With Your Dog

Ah, the ides of February, otherwise known as Valentine's Day. If you're lucky enough to share your life with a dog, you already have the best valentine around! Make the... Read more ...