Can Dogs Take Human Probiotics?

People take probiotics for their intestinal health, but dogs can benefit from them, too. When taken in the right amounts, these helpful bacteria can keep your dog’s intestinal microbiome healthy. The question is—can dogs take human probiotics? The short answer is yes. However, there are distinct advantages to giving your dog species-specific probiotics instead of… Read More

What do you give a dog with an upset stomach?

Dogs can have an upset stomach and start vomiting or having diarrhea for what seems like no reason. Maybe the dog got into the neighbor’s garbage or started a new dog food that doesn’t agree with his stomach. The most common cause of canine stomach upset is gastroenteritis, an inflammation of the stomach lining and… Read More

Why is my dog shedding so much?

When the days get longer, it may seem like your dog’s shedding goes into overdrive. That’s not too far from the truth. Dog’s have a normal hair cycle that includes periods of higher hair growth and shedding than at other times. If you’re a pet parent to cold weather or water breeds like Malamutes and… Read More

What can i put on my dog for dry skin?

Dry, flaky, itchy skin does more than irritate your dog. It could lead to an infection or indicate a more serious medical condition. Part of putting a stop to the itching is identifying the cause of the dry skin. From there, you can work through potential solutions that will (most likely) include consulting a veterinarian…. Read More

dog-carrier-purse

Pets are more than a furry friend. They’re a part of your family, and who wants to leave their cuddliest member at home? Dog carrier purses let you travel across the globe or take your dog on a lunch date. If you’re worried about getting a few stares, today’s dog carrier purses disguise your little… Read More

The Best Dog Treat Pouches and Bags

Whether you’re training or out for a day in the park, a dog treat bag provides a hands-free way to relax and enjoy time with your dog. The most basic models are simply a pouch with a belt loop or carabiner that can be attached to a belt or leash. For the more serious trainer,… Read More