Why Dogs Sleep So Much

Does it seem like your pup is sleeping all the time? It’s not just your imagination. Dogs spend a good part of their life sleeping because that’s how they’re genetically designed. In fact, the time to worry is when your … Continue reading

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2019 Washington Capitals Pet Calendar Helps Dogs in Need

  Not only did the Washington Capitals win the coveted Stanley Cup in 2018, the professional ice hockey team also won the admiration of dog lovers as the players once again championed the cause… [[ This is a summary only. … Continue reading

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De-stressing with Dogs

Any dog lover can testify to the restorative powers of petting their pupper. Even the sight of a happy tail, a wiggly butt, or a cocked head can turn a frown upside down. But more than just dog bias, studies … Continue reading

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Why Do Dogs Stick Their Heads Out Car Window?

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Do Dogs Need Meat?

Why a vegan diet is a great choice for dogs with ingredient sensitivity Isn’t it natural for dogs to eat meat? Between the growing popularity of the vegan lifestyle and concerns about dogs with protein sensitivities, more people have started … Continue reading

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Can Dogs Get Heatstroke?

Happy first day of summer! Seems like a great time to remind all of us to keep our dogs cool when the temperatures go up. Because, yes, they can get heatstroke. Here’s a nifty graphic from the Texas Veterinary Medical … Continue reading

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Japanese Monks Host a Funeral for Robot Dogs

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Olympian Gus Kenworthy Rescues Almost 100 Dogs

Photo Credit: Instagram/GusKenworthy   Gus Kenworthy is known for being an incredibly skilled skier. However, he has won the hearts of many for his love of animals and dedication to using his fame to help animals in need. According to … Continue reading

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Get Working Dogs From Shelters – Not From European Breeders!

Photo by Universal K9 Why does the United States military – and various police departments around the country – continue to spend tens of thousands of dollars per dog to buy potential working dogs from Eastern Europe? Not long ago … Continue reading

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Dogs Help Fight Poaching in Tanzania

We all know that poaching is a huge problem that needs to be stopped. According to the World Wildlife Foundation (WWF), “ivory poaching has reduced the elephant population in Tanzania’s oldest and largest protected area by 90%” in the last … Continue reading

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