Category Archives for Grooming & Care

5 Best Dog Shampoos for Itchy Skin (Top Picks for 2019)

We all know what it feels like when we have itchy skin. The need to scratch can be overwhelming, even though we often know we shouldn’t. We can just reach for a cream that will help relieve the irritation. Imagine

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5 Best Doggie Doors for Large Dogs (2019 Reviews)

In this article, we talk about the reasons dog doors for large dogs are so beneficial, and we’ll explain the things you want to look for when picking a doggie door. We’ll even recommend five of the

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Seresto vs Frontline Plus: Which Is Better for Dealing With Unwanted Fleas and Ticks?

One of the least pleasant aspects of owning a dog is the unwanted parasitic guests they can pick up. While rolling around outdoors, running through the woods or playing with other furry friends, fleas

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5 Alternatives to Frontline: Finding a More Natural Choice

Fleas and ticks are a concern for any dog owner. These parasitic critters set up home on our canine friends without being invited. Preventing this, and evicting them when they are already present, can

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6 Home Remedies to Get Rid of Fleas on Dogs

Chances are that at some time or another, your dog is going to have fleas. In fact, if your pet has been with you for a while, it’s likely to have already been an issue. Here’s a scary fact. You’re

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5 Best Chew Proof Dog Beds for Lasting Comfort in 2019

All dogs need a comfortable dog bed, but those aggressive chewers with destructive tendencies can quickly turn a mattress into a pile of fabric and fibers in no time. This not only forces owners to spend

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5 Best Dog Clippers for 2019 (Reviews and Buyers Guide)

A lot of people take their dog to a professional groomer when a haircut is in order, but if you are more of the do-it-yourself type, you can use dog clippers to groom your large breed’s hair at home. Using

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Best Orthopedic Dog Bed For Large Breeds (5 Top Picks)

Even though many owners allow their dog to sleep on their couch or bed, it is always a good idea to give your large breed his own bed, ideally an orthopedic dog bed. Dog beds vary significantly in terms

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6 Best Dog Diapers for Large Breeds in 2019

  Although many dogs have an occasional accident, the need for dog diapers is generally rare. Most learn to go to the bathroom outdoors and eventually avoid doing so inside or in other inappropriate

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9 Tips for Husky Grooming and Coat Care

If you’ve adopted or brought home a new husky puppy, then you probably realize you’ve signed up for some serious fur business. Huskies are a breed of double-coated dogs. That makes caring for

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Flying with Large Dogs: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you are moving, heading on vacation or going on an extended business trip, you’ll occasionally find it necessary to travel with your dog. And while this is pretty simple for those driving from

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4 Best Tick Repellents for Large Dogs

Ticks, an incredibly common insect in North America, can pose serious risks to both humans and animals. A single tick bite can give our best friends Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. They

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New Puppy Checklist: Bringing Home Your Large Breed

Few things are as exciting as the prospect of bringing home a new puppy — especially large-breed puppies. But during this emotional time, you need to take a moment and think things through. Large

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Best Flea Treatment for Dogs: The Battle Against Biting Bugs

There’s a lot to like about the summer. From barbecues to pool parties to block parties and concerts, this time of year can certainly be a blast. But there’s at least one drawback to the summer:

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5 Best Dog Beds for Large Dogs (Updated 2019 Reviews)

There are a ton of dog beds on the market, but only a handful of manufacturers make dog beds for large dogs. Big dogs require beds that provide much more space, support and loft than small dogs do, so

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5 Best Heavy Duty Dog Crates for Separation Anxiety

  Most dogs can be adequately housed in standard kennels, but dogs with severe separation anxiety issues often require a heavy duty dog crate to keep them safely contained. Such anxiety dog crates

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Best Treadmill for Dogs: DogPACER vs GoPet vs PetZen

Most dogs need plenty of exercise to keep them healthy, happy and well-behaved. But some owners have trouble getting their dog enough exercise and are forced to examine creative alternatives. A treadmill

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How Tight Should A Dog Collar Be?

A well-trained dog requires a collar. Some dogs are happy to wear one while others despise them. A question that often crops up is how tight should a dog collar be? This is an important question because

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Water Safety for Dogs: Keep Your Dog Safe While Swimming

Dogs are a part of our family and they love to come along with us when we go to the pool, lake, river, or ocean. Even if they hate taking baths, jumping into water is one of their favorite past times. The

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How to Clean Your Dog Between Baths

Taking the dog to the groomer can be expensive and grooming your dog at home can be a time-consuming ordeal. However, your dog will be happier and healthier with regular baths and brushings, and your house

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