Which Dogs Are the Most Allergy-Friendly?

Which Dogs Are the Most Allergy-Friendly?

Do you love dogs but are allergic to them? Or do you know someone who is? About 10% of people are allergic to dogs, according to the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology.1 These allergies are to proteins found in fur, saliva, urine, and dander.2 The...
How to Decide on a Leash for Your Dog

How to Decide on a Leash for Your Dog

If you’re new to owning a dog, navigating all the new information can be overwhelming. Especially when it comes to leashes – there are so many materials and lengths and types, how do you know which one to get?! A good place to start is the size and weight of your dog....
Keep Your Dog Safe in the Summer Heat

Keep Your Dog Safe in the Summer Heat

With summer comes fun pool days, beach days, and barbecues. However, with these summer activities also comes very hot weather. Especially with the soaring temperatures we’ve seen out west in the United States, it’s even more important to know how to take care of your...
Does Your Dog Need to be Vaccinated?

Does Your Dog Need to be Vaccinated?

Going to the vet is an important part of owning a dog. Vet visits will keep your dog happy and healthy. An important part of these visits is getting your dog vaccinated when needed. There are several illnesses that could put your dog at risk of getting severely sick...
The History of Dog Breeding

The History of Dog Breeding

Dogs have been close companions to humans for a long time, and when we look at the history of certain breeds, we can usually see when they were brought over to a specific place – like when corgis were brought over to Wales – or when they were developed. With so many...