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The Surprising Health Benefits of Testing Your Dog’s DNA

The Surprising Health Benefits of Testing Your Dog’s DNA

If you’re the proud owner of a rescue dog, then chances are you were probably told your pup is some kind of wacky-sounding hyphenate. Maybe a pitsky-chow-huahua? Or you could have zero clue which breeds make up your lovable mutt. While a doggie DNA test could answer that question, the latest versions do more than satisfy your curiosity—they

The Top 10 Breeds Most Likely to Gain Weight

The Top 10 Breeds Most Likely to Gain Weight

As pet parents, we joke about our Labs eating everything but the kitchen sink, or our Bulldogs lazing around all day. But we know that there are serious consequences to carrying around extra pounds (and it’s not funny when they get hip dysplasia because they’re overweight!) While all dogs are at risk, specific physical attributes and genetic predispositions

The Next Gen of Gadgets to Keep in Touch With Your Pup

The Next Gen of Gadgets to Keep in Touch With Your Pup


It’s 3pm, do you know what your dog is doing? Wish you could see them and give them a treat? Well it’s 2017, so obviously humans can do it from their phones! We rounded up the best newish gadgets to help you stay connected to your pup when you’re not snuggling on the couch:

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The Surprising Risks of Feeding Your Dog Raw Food

The Surprising Risks of Feeding Your Dog Raw Food


Of all the dog food trends out there (gluten-free! limited ingredients!) raw food is one of the most persistent. There’s a perception out there that raw is better because it’s how pups’ ancestors (aka wolves) ate. And while it’s definitely less processed, which is a nutritional win, there are potential consequences that come along with raw that

7 Ways Your Pup Makes You a Healthier, Happier Human

7 Ways Your Pup Makes You a Healthier, Happier Human


You swear you can feel your stress level go down when you pet your pup, right? And you're pretty convinced your heart rate goes down when your dog is by your side. Well, it's not all in your head; science actually proves what we pet parents have known forever: that having a dog is actually good for your health (like