Category Archives for Grooming & Care

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 places.

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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 (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 are often

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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 which 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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Review of the Brindle 4-Inch Solid Memory Foam Dog Bed

Orthopedic dog beds provide more than just a plush place for your dog to sleep – they also cushion your dog’s hips, knees and other joints from the hard floor below. This can provide dogs already

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DogBed4Less Orthopedic Memory Foam Dog Bed Review

Many dog owners consider purchasing an orthopedic dog bed in an effort to provide their dog with the most comfortable sleeping accommodations possible. However, in addition to providing your dog with a

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Puppy Proofing Your Home: A Checklist for First Time Puppy Owners

Perhaps it involved months of planning, research, and preparation, or maybe you just couldn’t resist those puppy-dog eyes at the local Adopt-A-Pet event. However it came about, he (or she) has arrived:

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Big Barker Review: The Ultimate Orthopedic Dog Bed?

An orthopedic dog bed is an extremely comfortable mattress, designed to help cushion and support your dog’s joints and bones more effectively than a standard, low-cost dog bed can. And while orthopedic

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Milliard Premium Orthopedic Memory Foam Dog Bed Review

Many owners are keen to provide their dog with a comfortable pet bed, but they aren’t interested in spending a small fortune in the process. This leads many to consider entry-level orthopedic dog beds,

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PetFusion Ultimate Pet Bed & Lounge Review

Most owners like to provide their dog with a comfortable sleeping bed, and the modern marketplace provides a diverse array of products from which you can choose. As you’d expect, there are a broad range

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How to Build a Large Dog House

Did you like to read Charlie Brown comics as a kid, or enjoy watching Charlie Brown television specials? Then you probably remember Charlie Brown’s trusty beagle and best friend, Snoopy. Snoopy

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Why a Retractable Dog Leash is a Bad Idea

If you have a large breed dog, chances are you’ve researched several options when it comes to picking out the right leash. While they’re a popular item on the market today, a retractable

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