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Microchipping is a quick, cheap, and relatively non-invasive injection that is administered just like a vaccination and stores the information needed to return your pet to you should they run away. The microchip, which is injected in the shoulder area of your pet, is a tiny device encoded with a serial number that corresponds to […]

Finding the right pet insurance can be complicated and take up a lot of time. We’re here to help you figure out what to ask so you can choose a pet insurance plan that’s right for you. Before you choose your insurance company, you should ask the following questions: 1. How long have you been in business? The […]

A common school of thought says a wet nose means a healthy dog. That’s likely true, but the wetness could also be due to humidity, a runny nose, or allergies. So it’s important to learn how to check your dog’s vitals.  These are the 3 things you should be checking:   gum color heart rate […]

How do you introduce a new dog to your current dog? Bringing a new dog home is actually something about 40% of dog owners experience, since it’s about that many households that are 2 dog homes. So it’s good to know what you’re doing when introducing new dogs to each other so it’s a good […]

Why do dogs bury bones? Why do dogs bury shoes and toys and all sorts of ridiculous things? Basically it comes down to your dog’s desire to keep his things in a safe place and protected from intruders. So why is this so important? Burying things used to be necessary for a dog’s survival. Dogs of […]

The heavy rains in California, and the breaking of the Oroville dam have brought heavy flooding and mudslides throughout the state. Given the drought we’ve been in, Californians aren’t used to such extreme weather and rain.  So it’s important to arm yourself with some tips on how to protect your pet if a flood warning […]

If you’re wondering how you can stop your dogs from digging, it can be helpful first to understand that digging for some dogs can be therapeutic. As a form of exercise and entertainment, digging is an ideal activity for dogs who have little stimulation during the day. It’s also part of many dog’s instincts to […]

Have you ever wondered why dog’s noses are wet? You get along just fine with a dry nose, so why shouldn’t your dog? It turns out that a wet nose serves quite a few purposes for your dog. So what are they? 5 reasons your dog has a wet nose Why are dogs’ noses wet? […]

If you’re wondering ‘how do I clean my dog’s ears?’ there are some things you need to keep in mind before you begin cleaning them. Your dog’s ears a hothouse for bacteria, so they need regular cleaning to prevent infections. Your dog does not want to have his ears cleaned, so you’ll need some patience […]

Do you ever wonder if you have the same questions as other dog owners? There are frequently asked dog questions cycling around the internet all the time, and you might think yours are strange, uncommon, or maybe just idle curiosities. Over the next 10 posts, we’ll be listing and answering the most frequently asked dog […]