Best Big Dog Breeds - With Pictures

There are two types of people - the ones that love small dogs and the ones that love big dogs. No matter where your preferences lay, we can all agree that big dogs are awesome. They might be a bit more challenging to care for, but you also get a bunch of benefits from a big dog. Is there anything better than when your huge furry dog lays next to you on a couch? They are like the ultimate living teddy bears that love to snuggle and cuddle. Plus, no intruders will dare to enter your property if you have one of these giants on guard. Large dog breeds are usually rather lazy, and you won’t need to actively...

Parvo In Dogs: Vaccination, Symptoms & Treatment

There aren’t many things that scare dog owners more than parvovirus. Dog breeders twitch when they hear the word “parvo,” and if you are becoming a new dog parent, you should be afraid of this virus too. If you are getting a puppy soon, there are some things you should know about this disease and how to spot it, but most of all, how to prevent your new puppy from getting it. Here is everything you need to know about the parvo in dogs. What is parvo in dogs? Parvo is a disease caused by canine parvovirus, and it usually has a deadly outcome. This is a highly contagious virus, and you should do everything...

French Bulldog From A Different Perspective

Before getting a French Bulldog, the smartest thing you could do is finding out as much information as you possibly can. It’s a good thing you came here because everyone can tell you what these dogs look like and how big or small they can get, but nobody tells you the specific ins and outs you’d need to know before you make a Frenchie your new baby. Let’s start with the basics. What kind of a pet is a French Bulldog? The adorable little Frenchie is a great pet for anyone who doesn’t have the time to actively exercise their dog every day. Owning a breed like the Border Collie can be a bit tiring, and mos...

Why Do Dogs Lick?

There are many reasons a dog may lick different things, and if anyone asks us, we will always say that our dog is giving us kisses and shows affection. However, there are many reasons dogs lick, and not all causes are as benign as giving kisses. We still believe that coming home to a happy puppy giving us kisses after a long day in the office is one of the best and happiest feelings you can feel. But as dog owners, we can’t help but ask ourselves, “Why do dogs lick?” Is it really a sign of affection? We were adamant about finding out, so we did. We decided to answer questions all dog owners have about t...

Dog Pregnancy: Signs, Diagnosis & Preparation

You are here probably because you suspect your dog is pregnant or planning a litter of puppies, so you want to be prepared for the pregnancy. It’s great that you are preparing, and we will do anything we can to help you do it. If you are suspecting your dog is pregnant, here is how you can be sure. Signs my dog is pregnant The best way to determine if your dog is pregnant is thorough veterinary testing, but before you decide to go and spend money on the test, check if your dog is showing any of these signs; Increase in nipple size - As her body is preparing for nursing the pups, the dog’s nipples will...

Silver Lab: Fault or a Rare Color?

The silver Lab has gained quite a reputation and popularity in recent years. Still, there is a lot of talk between breeders of these dogs and traditional black, yellow, and brown (chocolate) Labrador breeders. Some say that this color enriches the breed and adds additional appeal to the breed, while most believe that this color is a tragedy that struck the most popular dog breed in the world. The truth behind these dogs can be a bit controversial, but the fact remains that these dogs are rapidly growing in numbers all across the US. We can understand the appeal of a silver Lab and the level of attractiv...

Miniature Husky: Loving Family Designer Breed

Designer breeds are rapidly gaining popularity across the globe, and the Miniature Husky is one of those breeds. These adorable little dogs became famous thanks to the popularity of the Siberian Husky. A dog breed with wolf-like characteristics and sweet, tireless nature. Smaller designer breeds are being experimented with, and we have yet to see which will stand the test of time and which will end up as an unfortunate experiment done by irresponsible breeders. We will surely keep a close eye on the development of the Miniature Husky. We are absolutely in love with the “standard” Siberian Husky, so, nat...

Most Popular Dog Breeds in the US (2020)

Dogs are the most popular species kept as pets, and the bond between humans and these fantastic creatures goes back nearly 30.000 years. We have carefully bred dogs so that all living breeds have specific purposes. Dogs can hunt, protect, alarm, keep our farms and stables vermin free, or just to keep us company; they have played different roles throughout many centuries. As a result, people started carefully breeding specific dog breeds to make ideal family pets. Particular breeds have exactly the characteristics we want in pets, and because of those characteristics, these 15 breeds became the most popu...

Benadryl for Dogs: Uses, Side Effects & Dosage

One thing we share with our furry best friends is allergies. Humans and dogs alike can suffer from different types of allergies that can be treated by common medications such as Benadryl. It is never a good idea to use any medications intended for humans on your dog, especially without asking your vet beforehand. Your vet will tell you if Benadryl is safe for your dog or the proper dosage depending on the size and breed of your dog. Before using it on your beloved dog, you should be aware of potential side-effects and other guidelines you should follow. One of the most popular uses of Benadryl for dogs...

How to Potty Train a Puppy

From the moment your new puppy arrives at your home, your life will be richer and happier. But training, especially potty training, should start as soon as possible. You wouldn’t want to have a dog that leaves a smelly mess all over the house. Potty training, or housebreaking, your dog is one of the first challenges you will have to face as a dog owner. Taking on a new role as an owner can be pretty scary; there are hundreds of questions you need to answer and just as many decisions you have to make that will influence your new puppy’s development and character. But don’t worry, we are here to help! If...