Can Dogs See in the Dark?

Cats are nocturnal and are known for their excellent night vision. Dogs were likewise blessed although not to the same degree. One fact holds true - dogs have... More
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Why Can’t Dogs Eat Chocolate?

Perhaps the question should be "Why do dogs want to eat chocolate?" The primary reason is that many dogs want to eat anything people eat. The secondary reason... More
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Why Do Dogs Bury Bones?

Dogs love to bury their bones and toys - some breeds more than others. It's simultaneously annoying, cute, and entertaining. But little do you know it's serious business... More
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What Bones Are Safe for Dogs?

Bones of any animal are generally not recommended for dogs. For whatever reason, we feel the need to bring our domesticated dogs back to the wild in some... More
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How to Put Weight on a Skinny Dog

Being too skinny is not a problem that most of us have as humans and neither do our dogs! If you have an underweight or malnourished dog, the... More
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What Are the Best Guard Dogs?

"The dog is man's best friend" may sound like a trite axiom but it remains true ever since the first canid was tamed. This versatile companion is part... More
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Why Does My Dog Stare at Me?

I often wondered why our dog would sit down in front of me and stare...and stare...and stare? For no reason I thought. I was wrong. Maybe our dog... More
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Best Dog-Friendly Road Trips

It's no secret that taking your dog on a plane is an obstacle, sometimes impossible. Since most of us must plan our lives around our pooches, perhaps you... More
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How Often Should You Bathe a Dog?

Animal-lovers have the opinion that a stinky dog is preferable to a stinky human. That distinct "dog smell" is redolent of fond memories and happy times with our... More
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How to Dog-Proof Your Yard

If you're lucky enough to have a yard where your dog can run around and play, there are a few things you can do to make it safer... More
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Can I Give Aspirin to a Dog?

It's very tempting to give your dog the same medications that are manufactured for humans, especially when many of them seem so innocuous. Aspirin is one of the... More
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