Can Dogs Eat Raw Meat?

Raw dog diet is controversial. But its popularity keeps increasing. Many veterinarians, however, disagree, as does the FDA. And the results of some independent studies in the field are definitely should make responsible pet parents think twice before going raw.

Can Dogs Have Almonds?

Most of the times dogs are quite sure – anything you eat is worth eating and is as pleasing as a chunk of melting juicy steak — even in cases, you are munching on lettuce leaves or nuts! But the truth is that our pets can’t benefit from everything we eat, almonds included. According to … Read more

Surprising Benefits of Bone Broth for Dogs

Bone broth has been getting popularity amongst the dog owners lately, with some curious claims including huge nutrients density that can assist enhance your dog’s immune system and improve joint health.  As well there were tons of articles doing “myth busting” about the benefits of the broth going so far out of the line that … Read more

Can Dogs Eat Salmon? It Can Be Toxic or Healthy, so Here’s the Truth…

Salmon is great for humans. It includes essential omega-3 acids that support brain and bones’ health. And indeed, the following scenario happened at least once: while you were savoring that delicious salmon fillet, your dog was asking for a piece using all the tricks up his furry sleeves. You might have questioned yourself in that second: Can I feed my dog Salmon? Well, let’s try to research the subject together before rushing into conclusions.

Why Do Dogs Love Stuffed Animals?

Dogs adore stuffed toys. How many of you have observed a puppy bearing around a stuffed animal about as big as the puppy him or herself? Various dogs like to play with those toys, chewing, shaking, and cuddling them. They also carry them around and even use them as cushions during the sleep. Why? One theory is that dogs, particularly retrievers, like taking items in their mouth. Another possible explanation is that they are training hunting that way. Let’s try to learn more about mysterious passion for the stuffed toys.

Can Dogs Eat Steak?

Steak has some pitfalls— calories, fat, and cholesterol content of this dish are often quite high. If you add even a tiny piece of steak to your dog’s regimen, remember to decrease the amount of other food you are serving. But let’s dig dipper.

Claritin Dosage for Dogs (Handy Chart & Effects Included)

Ever seen your dog scrap too much, bite feet and legs, get a stomach upset, sneeze, or have red, itchy eyes? He might well experience those allergies. Common allergens might include fleas, pet dander, spider mites, bed bug bites, etc. In this article, we look at treating Claritin for dogs, including doses, risks and benefits … Read more

Can You Declaw a Dog and Why Would You Do It?

What’s dog declaw? Dewclaws are the dog’s thumbs and big toes. They are not the same as humans thumbs and toes, but similar for the sake of this explanation. Pay attention to dog’s front foot next time you have a chance: the toes that are in touch with the floor match our pinky, ring, middle, … Read more

Can Dogs Eat Caramel? (Vet’s Comments Included)

Caramel consists mainly of sugar, which is often not suitable for dogs. Even though it can take several various forms, it is most commonly used in a candy production and many desserts, including pastries, puddings, ice cream and more. Although we, humans, can freely savor it as a sweet treat, it offers nothing good for dogs and can cause some real harm.

Can Dogs Have Peppermint? (+Vets’ Comments Included)

Peppermint is refreshing, exhilarating and calming. It can soothe an upset stomach and relieve a sore throat. People appreciate this herb added in meals, candies, tea, and other beverages,  but how about our pets? So, can dogs eat peppermint? Yes, dogs can have a peppermint safely. And it’s actually one of the popular ingredients to … Read more

Can Dogs Eat Okra: Raw or Fried? (with Vet’s Comments)

Some of us love the soft flesh okra fruits, rich in proteins, antioxidants, fiber and good fats, including linoleum acid and some other polyunsaturated fatty acids.  The type of fiber you find in okra comes is water-soluble, and it helps to lower cholesterols levels. So, it’s not surprising that we, people, can’t defy ourselves with … Read more

How to Put Your Dog on a Diet? (Fat Dogs Owners Only!)

According to the newest veterinary studies, over half of our nation’s pets are overweight. It indicates that almost 80 million pets are at risk for promoting debilitating diabetes, crippling arthritis, debilitating diabetes, high blood pressure, horrifying heart disease,  and many forms of cancer. It’s tough to refuse your fluffy friend with the treat when he … Read more