More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About Fleas

More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About Fleas

Category: Health
Q: The other day I found a flea on my dog. Is it at all possible she just has one flea? She sleeps with me in my bed—are there fleas in my bed now? Help! more

Blow: Dogs VS Fans

Category: Dog Life
Is there anything more comically glorious than a dog’s ears and fur flying in the wind?  Ontario-based animal photographer Illona Haus let the fur fly with her photo series, Blow, showcasing dogs in front of fans. Inspiration for the project struck one hot summer day as Illona watched her dog Merrick’s beautiful coat blowing in the breeze of a fan. Thus began the search for the perfect antique fan and the perfect doggy models!  more

Foster Kindness — Foster a Dog!

Category: Inspire
If a homeless animal had a best friend, it would probably look a lot like Betsy Banks Saul. Betsy has saved tens of millions of pets’ lives—yes, you read that right—through the ground-breaking rescue website she founded, The site allows would-be adopters to search out adoptable pets in their area from groups and shelters across North America. Along the way, she changed both public perception of rescue animals and how people adopt pets. Now she aims to do the same for foster animals. more

The Bernese Mountain Dog

Category: Breeds
He’s got it all: brains, beauty, and a great big personality. Known in his native Switzerland as the Berner Sennenhund, the dog we refer to as the Bernese Mountain Dog is one of four mountain dogs native to the Swiss region. It’s hard to imagine a greater international export. more
Pumpkin Ice Cream for Dogs!

Pumpkin Ice Cream for Dogs!

Category: Dog Life
To help your dog keep cool this summer, try this “ice cream” recipe for dogs! Note: this is a treat best served outdoors, as it can be kind of messy if your dog noses it across the floor while licking away! It’s also a great treat for stuffing in a Kong before freezing. For older dogs with sensitive mouths, allow the frozen cubes to thaw for a few minutes before feeding. INGREDIENTS 1 cup of water 2 chicken livers more


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