Is your dog becoming a bit pudgy? Could it be those little treats you’re giving him? Unfortunately, the consequence of too many treats is an overweight, sluggish dog. Overweight dogs have a higher risk of developing a variety of...
Adding a new dog to your household is an important decision. You’ll provide him with food, shelter, and attention. In turn, he’ll give you many years of devoted companionship. In your quest to find the right dog for your...
Going out on the town doesn’t necessarily mean you have to leave your beloved Fido at home. There are several dog-friendly places in Chicago where you and your pet can socialize together. One of the most popular is Wiggly Field...
For 25 years in a row, the Labrador retriever has been America's most popular dog breed, according to the American Kennel Club's registration numbers. Truly the All-American dog, the "lab", as he is affectionately known, has timeless appeal as the...
Transitioning Your Dog to the BARF Diet Switching your dog to the BARF diet (biologically appropriate raw foods) can greatly increase their health and longevity. A raw food diet for dogs is a healthier, more natural, and more nutritionally complete...
Many people have become concerned about the potential adverse health effects of chemicals contained in their drinking water, particularly chlorine. If tap water has chemicals that can cause disease such as cancer in humans should we be concerned about...
If you’re looking for a small dog breed that to add to your family, you may want to consider the Toy Poodle. This intelligent dog breed has become a favorite among families worldwide due to their affectionate personality and...
The name “Boxer” is thought to have come from the way the dog jumps up and uses its front paws in a boxing manner. It originated from Germany in the late 19th Century, where it was the product of...