The Dog Blog
Welcome to our dedicated dog blog, where you can find a selection of Owner's Guides for anybody who wants to raise a healthier, happier best friend.
Here we cover a variety of topics, from understanding dog behavior and the unique quirks of each breed, to improving canine health and providing a better pup-friendly environment in the home.
We also run regular Breed Spotlights where we take a look at some interesting (and rare) mixes, as well as types of breed that are gaining in popularity.
The five most common parasites that infect dogs include hookworms, roundworms, whipworms, tapeworms, and giardia. Unlike the other parasites, however, giardia is not a worm, but a one-celled protozoan parasite.…
Dogs have different needs to humans, and it's important to understand them. Here you'll find dietary advice, do's and dont's, and best practices for owning a healthy dog. Browse our latest Health posts to give yours the best possible care.
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Behavior and Quirks
We often get questions that start, "Why does my dog...", followed by any number of unique traits! Here we do our best to run through various known behavioral patterns - great for understanding how his or her mind really works...
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Choosing a DogResponsible dog owners place great time and care in to deciding which breed is right for them. Here we present a number of scenarios that should influence your decision on what type of dog to bring in to the family home.
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The Breed Spotlight Series
It's not just huskies we're crazy about!
Our Breed Spotlight series profiles some of the most popular, unique and unusual breeds. Both of the purebred and mixed varieties.
Looking to learn more about the 'trendy' dogs of the moment? Want to get an idea of different breeds and what to expect from them before buying/adopting? This series is for you!
What does it mean to be a smart dog? Smart dogs are more easily trained and capable of picking up commands without too much repetition. Most ‘smart’ breeds can even…