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Why Your Pup Is Barking (and What You Can Do About It)

Why Your Pup Is Barking (and What You Can Do About It)

As much as you swear they’re going to open their mouth and say something one day—there are only a few ways pups can verbally communicate with us. Barking is a big one! Unfortunately for us humans, there are so many translations, it can be hard to interpret them sometimes (and even harder to make them stop—like when

5 Reasons Your Pup Has Bad Gas (and What You Can Do About It)

5 Reasons Your Pup Has Bad Gas (and What You Can Do About It)


The occasional toot is one thing to tolerate, but if your pup is stinking up the place on a regular basis, it could be a sign of something more serious. "Any time a dog has malodorous flatulence it is an indication that something in the diet does not agree with the dog," says Dr. Judy Morgan, a veterinarian at Clayton

How to Make Your Pup Your Workout Buddy

How to Make Your Pup Your Workout Buddy


You like to exercise. And your pup likes to exercise. But working out at the same time can be...a challenge (have you seen those videos of dogs interrupting their humans' yoga routines?!) Since we like to do errything with our dogs, we came up with a few moves you can actually do together—without getting completely kicked off the

Avoid Scary Dog Food Recalls in Three Easy Steps

Avoid Scary Dog Food Recalls in Three Easy Steps


As a pet parent, there's probably not much that's scarier than a food recall: you feel guilty because you fed your dog something that could have made him sick, and yet what could you have done to possibly prevent it? It leaves you feeling pretty helpless (and paranoid about your pup's health!). With the seeming rise in recalls, we talked

Everything You Need to Know About Insurance for Your Pup

Everything You Need to Know About Insurance for Your Pup


If you’ve ever taken your dog to the vet for a skin irritation, suspicious bump or even a cracked nail, then you know how quickly things can add up. Medication alone might cost a few hundred, never mind what you have to pay if your pup ends up needing surgery—a torn ACL from a mistimed jump off the