It’s the second week of January and you’re lounging around in your new fuzzy jammies while sipping your favorite coffee when reality hits you; you have a puppy to not just keep safe, but take care of!
We all love our dogs and want to give them nothing but the best. When it comes to feeding our best friends, it is easy to get overwhelmed by all the choices in the market. It is important to feed your dog quality food that suits them and provides them with all the nutrients they need. This can be a struggle for most people as dogs are just as complicated as us. But with a little effort, you’ll be able to nail this seemingly difficult task. So here are 4 simple ways to determine the best type of food [...]
It’s summer! For a lot of people, this is the best season of the year as it allows us to take in some sun, relax by the pool, drink cocktails (or water, we don’t mind), go for long walks and most importantly, read the best dog tips for the summer! And on the other end of the scale, the summer months can be exhausting with the heatwaves and extended daylight. With so much going on it’s not hard to find entertainment during the summer. And while we don’t have to look far to keep busy, what about our dogs? Dogs [...]
How Much Sleep Do Dogs Need Each Day To Be Healthy and Happy? It seems that dogs have a profound affection toward napping that gives them the ability to punch in large amounts of sleeping hours each day. And we can bet, that if you look at your pooch right now, you will find him snoozing away. It comes as a surprise to many first-time owners that their new dog spends more time sleeping than begging for treats, but this is entirely normal. Dogs don’t have the same sleeping pattern as we do, and consequently, need to clock more hours to [...]
Do you sleep with your pet in bed with you, or at least in the same room? Many pet owners love to sleep with their animal companions nearby. For a lot of them, their pet is like a member of the family, so they wonder why they wouldn’t want to keep pets close at night. Some people wonder, though, if sleeping with a pet could actually be harmful. After all, many pets are somewhat akin to children, and sleeping with a kid in bed is difficult! Pet owners may wonder if the benefits of sleeping with their pets outdo the [...]
What You Need to Know to Walk Your Dog Safely at Night Bonding with your pet dog in most cases involves spending as much time as you can with it and simple activities such as going on walks. It helps you clear your mind, relaxes your dog as well as gives both you and your dog some exercise. It is, unfortunately, true that accidents may happen to your dog during these walks. Most accidents involving pets happen when walking your dog in the late night or early morning hours when it may still be dark. Most of the disasters to pets [...]
From biohacking to nootropics, the world is full of people trying to optimize their physical and mental performance. People spend a lot of time and money trying to “hack” their way to health. But did you know that as a cat owner, your life is already being enhanced a ton of different ways, just by having a cat around? If you’re looking for more happiness and a healthier (and longer!) life, here’s why you need to consider letting a cat into your life. Sleep Better, Stress Less Because life today is mainly conducted 24/7, increasingly people are finding it hard to get a [...]
As the weather warms up, many dog parents may find themselves contending with watery eyes, a congested nose and itchy skin: classic signs of seasonal allergies. But what you might not know is that dogs can suffer from both seasonal and food allergies, just like humans can. Allergies are a chronic disease that occurs when the body’s immune system—whether human or canine—sees a common substance as harmful and overreacts to it. Main categories of allergens (or the substances that trigger the allergic reaction) include food, pollen, medicine, insect bites and stings and both biological and synthetic materials (such as latex [...]