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What are the symptoms of a UTI in dogs?

Learn the symptoms to identify if your dog has a UTI.
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The Do’s & Don’ts of Setting Up Your Dog’s House Outside

Learn how to set up your dog's house outside to ensure that it's a safe and happy environment for your dog.
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Tips on Bathing Your Dog

Learn how often you should bathe your dog based on your dog's coat, as well as the types of products that you should use.
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Tech for Your Pets: Fitness and Location Trackers

Learn more about tech tools available to use with your pet.
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Why is My Dog Straining to Poop?

Read on to learn the common causes of dogs straining to poop and if you should take your dog to the vet, or speak with a vet online.
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Does Your Dog Have Cushing’s Disease?

Cushing’s Disease is a manageable disease in dogs that causes high levels of cortisol. Learn about the proper management and treatment options for your dog's Cushing's Disease today.
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Help! My Dog’s Eyeball is Swollen

Your dog’s swollen eyes are also known as blepharitis, a condition that refers to inflammation in the eyes, eyelids, and the tissues around the eye.  Though it isn’t an immediate medical emergency, swollen eyes are a common symptom of many different medical conditions, so it’s important to monitor your dog’s symptoms and check in with your vet to keep your dog feeling their best.  This article will guide you through common causes of eye swelling in dogs, as well as potential treatment options to help your dog feel better soon.  Symptoms of Blepharitis in Dogs Because blepharitis is a symptom
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Dog Pooper Scooper Week – Here is How to Really Clean Up

While it might not be an exciting topic, cleaning up after your dog is incredibly important. Not only is dog poop stinky and unsightly, but it can also actually become quite dangerous if it is not dealt with properly. If you want to be a responsible dog owner, you should take the time to learn how to clean up after your dog. This is where we can help! To mark National Scoop the Poop Week (every April 24 – 30), we have decided to go over everything you need to know about dealing with dog poop. After we explain why
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What to Ask Before Taking Your Dog to a New Doggy Daycare

With the shortage of available spots at doggy daycares, it can be tempting to sign up for any place that has availability. However, it’s necessary to carefully consider your pet’s safety and level of care at their new daycare. Here are some questions to ask before choosing a daycare facility for your dog.  When Can I Take a Tour of the Facility?  Request a tour before you register and drop off your dog. When you walk through the facility, make sure it is clean and sanitary. If there is a foul smell or it appears untidy, the facility may be
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Why Is My Dog Shaking Their Head ?

Just like a human would instinctively scratch at an itch, dogs will instinctively shake their heads to relieve the discomfort. While head shaking can be normal for your dog occasionally, frequent head shaking is a sign of an underlying issue, typically in your dog’s ears. If your dog is shaking his head, here are a few potential causes, treatment options, and ways to prevent issues in the future. 5 Reasons Your Dog Could Be Shaking Their Head While all of your dog’s head-shaking behaviors stem from itchiness or discomfort, the underlying cause for those symptoms can vary. Here are 5 reasons