The One Day of the Year that the Most Dogs Go Missing

For dogs, the scariest day of the year isn’t Halloween. It’s July 4th. It’s estimated that animal control officers see a 30- to 60-percent...

Which Sunscreen, and for Which Dogs?

Sunburn can especially affect thinly-furred dogs and is sometimes also a precursor to canine skin cancer. You can put a T-shirt on your pet,...

Might Gluten in the Diet Make Some Dogs Act Strangely?

Dogs with fly-catching syndrome try to bite or jump into the air, seemingly to catch imaginary flies. It’s often believed to be some kind...

Pop Dog-Bathing Quiz

Baby shampoo or actual dog shampoo? Hot water, warm, or cool? What part of the body not to spray? And how often? Do you...

When It Comes to Canine Cancer Risk, Size Matters

For every four inches over average height, a person’s baseline risk for developing cancer rises by 10 percent, according to research conducted by Leonard...