ALASKAN KLEE KAI PROFILE: A SMART & STRIKING DOG BREED

The Alaskan klee kai is a spitz-type dog and a new breed. The nonworking spitz dogs include the Pomeranian and this breed, also known...

BEDLINGTON TERRIER: GUIDE TO A UNIQUE DOG BREED

The Bedlington terrier is one of the fastest breeds of its kind. This dog looks like a miniature version of the Scottish Deerhound....

 
 
 

AFFENPINSCHER BREED GUIDE: SMALL DOGS WITH BIG PERSONALITY

The German word "affenpinscher" means monkey terrier, and many pet parents say this is an appropriate description for the breed. The...

CESKY TERRIER: PROFILE OF A RARE & CLEVER DOG BREED

The Cesky terrier is a hardy breed and generally healthy dog. This terrier is known as a great watchdog with a pleasant temperament....

 
 
 

NEW PUPPY CHECKLIST: A PRACTICAL GUIDE ON WHAT TO BUY

Pet parents need a new puppy checklist before your dog joins the family. The puppy shopping list ranges from everyday supplies to practical...

DOG MOM DAY IDEAS FOR THE ULTIMUTT CELEBRATION

There are many appropriate party themes for National Dog Mom Day celebrations. Every dog mom deserves a day of pampering or a small...

 
 
 

15 ARGUMENTS FOR WHY DOGS ARE BETTER THAN CATS

Many animal lovers say dogs are better than cats. Man's best friend is always eager to please and thought to be more social. Dogs also...

BERNESE MOUNTAIN DOG: COMPLETE BREED & CARE GUIDE

The Bernese mountain dog, or Berner, enjoys being the center of attention. Berners are excellent watchdogs and are also known as goofy,...

 
 
 

12 LAZY DOG BREEDS MADE FOR CUDDLING

Lazy dog breeds do not include the hard-working border collie. Every dog is an individual and needs daily exercise, but there are some...

15 ESTEEMED CHINESE DOG BREEDS

Chinese dog breeds are some of the oldest canines in existence. The breeds are courageous and the center of many Chinese legends. Most...

 
 
 

10 BERNESE MOUNTAIN DOG MIXES

A Bernese mountain dog mix or Berner mix is an excellent choice for many pet parents interested in certain traits. The Berner is a...

10 MOST EXPENSIVE DOG BREEDS

Some of the most expensive dog breeds are worth every penny. There is an art and science to dog breeding, and pet parents may need...

 
 
 

14 HEALTHIEST DOG BREEDS THAT MAKE EXCELLENT PETS

Pet parents need to research the healthiest dog breeds before settling on a reputable breeder. There are many factors to consider,...

17 BEST GUARD DOGS: BREEDS KNOWN FOR BRAVERY

The best guard dogs for your family depend on your lifestyle. It is best to match your needs against the natural tendencies and traits...

 
 
 

120+ ITALIAN DOG NAMES THAT ARE "BENVOLUTO"

Italian dog names may range from various delicate flowers to traditional words used every day in Rome. Old-fashioned Italian names...

130+ FRENCH DOG NAMES WITH FANTASTIQUE MEANINGS

French dog names can be a cute way to express your pup's heritage. You can explore each name and its meaning to determine if it is...

 
 
 

115 SCOTTISH DOG NAMES INSPIRED BY COUNTRY & CULTURE

The Gaelic language and culture may inspire Scottish dog names. This language is not the only dialect spoken in Scotland but was the...

WHY DO DOGS LICK THEIR PAWS? 7 COMMON CAUSES

Dogs with itchy, red, or scabby skin may lick their paws. When dogs lick or chew their feet compulsively, it is time to schedule a...

 
 
 

WHY DO DOGS SLEEP SO MUCH? KNOW WHAT'S NORMAL

Dogs sleep more than humans, but it varies by sleeping schedule, breed, age, lifestyle, and overall health. Once a dog is a senior,...

110 HUSKY DOG NAMES IDEAL FOR AN ICONIC BREED

Some of the best husky dog names come from Alaska, the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, and the breed's deep history. With that in mind,...

 
 
 



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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 ...

Wacky Holiday's - March

Wacky Holiday's - March

Puppy Ranger here. Early dis morning, I got on my Yaptop and searched for all da Special and Wacky Holidays dat are coming up in March. Dar are sooooooo many pawsome days to... Read more ...

Are Plant-Based Diets Good for Dogs?

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COVID 19 UPDATE

Well, it's been about a year since COVID-19 popped up out of nowhere. A lot has changed over that period of time. Here are some of my observations... THE COVID VIRUS: I don't... Read more ...

Why To Muzzle-Train the Gentlest Dog

Why To Muzzle-Train the Gentlest Dog

I wrote this post in June 2020, before Zani was diagnosed with cancer and passed away three months later. I'm leaving it in the present tense. Zani at the time of her eye and... Read more ...

The Healthy Hound Newsletter 59

The Healthy Hound Newsletter 59

In This Issue ● Homemade Dog Food ● Ultimate Diarrhea Guide ● Mechanical Dog Nose ● When Your Dog Doesn't Listen ● White Lies Vets Tell ● Pet Poison Prevention Month Recent... Read more ...

Dognapping: How to Protect Your Dog and Get Him Back If He's Stolen

Dognapping: How to Protect Your Dog and Get Him Back If He's Stolen

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Lady Gaga's Dogs Recovered Safely

Lady Gaga's Dogs Recovered Safely

A woman brought the two French bulldogs to the LAPD's Olympic Community Police Station. Read more ...

23 Of The Funniest Tweets About Cats And Dogs This Week

23 Of The Funniest Tweets About Cats And Dogs This Week

"If you don't tell your cat 'big yawn' when they do a big yawn that's neglect." Read more ...

Chris Evans Sews His Dog's Favorite Toy As A Post-Surgery Surprise

Chris Evans Sews His Dog's Favorite Toy As A Post-Surgery Surprise

There are already plenty of reasons to love Captain America star and Hollywood heartthrob Chris Evans. But did you know he's also totally obsessed with his dog? If you follow... Read more ...

21 Adorable Dogs Who Are Bursting With Excitement

21 Adorable Dogs Who Are Bursting With Excitement

Dogs can't tell us they're excited, so instead, they have to show us. And a dog's gestures of excitement are grand, silly, and adorable. Whether it's running, bouncing, or... Read more ...