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Dogs, just like humans, have different sleeping positions and behaviors. Some may curl up in a ball, while others stretch out on their sides. But one question that often arises among dog owners is: can dogs’ paws fall asleep? The short answer is yes, it is possible for a dog’s paws to fall asleep. In...

Povidone iodine, also known as Betadine, is a popular antiseptic solution that is often used to clean and disinfect minor wounds in dogs. It is an over-the-counter topical antiseptic that can be found at many grocery stores and is a favorite solution for many pet owners. Betadine is available in different forms, such as a...

Paw prints seem to be just like human fingerprints, so we wondered, “Do dogs have paw prints?” Through our research, we learned something interesting. Do Dogs Have Unique Paw Prints? Dogs don’t have unique paw prints like human fingerprints. While all dog prints are different, they don’t necessarily have a “fingerprint” or “paw print” that...

Dogs are known to be curious creatures and often get into things they shouldn’t, including ingesting grass seed treated with the fungicide mefenoxam. This can be a serious problem as ingesting mefenoxam can cause a range of symptoms in dogs, including vomiting, diarrhea, and even kidney failure. In this article, we will explore the dangers...

Your dog grabbed the ant trap in the corner of a room and decided to make it a snack. Now, you’re worried because you don’t know the answer to, “Are ant traps toxic to dogs?” Good news! Veterinarian Dr. Scott Nimmo MRCVS, BVMS says, “even a small dog would have to eat the contents of...

“Why do huskies lick so much?” is a question that many husky owners may find themselves asking. The behavior of excessive licking in huskies can be perplexing and even worrying. However, understanding the reasons behind this behavior can help owners manage it better. In this article, we will delve into the various factors that contribute...

Pine cones look like a fun toy for a dog. They crackle inside their mouth. They are weird-shaped sticks to dogs. But can dogs chew on pine cones? You will find the answer below. Dogs and Pine Cones: Why They Are Unsafe The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals – ASPCA classifies...

Canines have natural instincts that help them throughout life. Many of those instincts lead them to do things that dog owners don’t quite understand.  One of those is eating grass. If you’re wondering about your pregnant dog eating grass, keep reading to find out why. Why Is My Pregnant Dog Eating Grass? Pregnant dogs, like...

You’re either thinking of getting another dog or you know someone who just got another dog, so you want to know how many dogs is too many. Just so you know, that number depends on several factors and personal opinions. With that being said, let’s dive into the important factors that go into what determines...

Can dogs have lamb? Yes, lamb is a great source of protein and is safe for dogs. The bones can irritate the digestive system and pose a choking hazard, but the meat itself is completely safe. Lamb is best for dogs with meat allergies or food sensitivities. Keep learning to learn more about lamb dog...

Are you asking yourself, “Is my dog happy?” Most dog owners ask themselves this question at least once in their lifetime, so you’re not alone. Fortunately, you can find out whether your dog is happy by taking our Is My Dog Happy quiz and then reading the article below for more information on what makes...

If your dog ate bamboo skewers, you may need to take your dog to the vet for a thorough examination. When a dog chews on a wooden skewer, pieces of it can puncture the stomach wall, and vital organs or damage the digestive tract or small intestines. Internal bleeding can result in emergency surgery. What...

If you’re looking for the answer to, “Will maple tree seeds hurt my dog?” You’re in luck. Dog Ownership Guide did the research so you don’t have to. Will Maple Tree Seeds Hurt My Dog? No, maple tree seeds won’t hurt your dog UNLESS they cause a gastrointestinal upset, irritation, or obstruction. The symptoms of...

Dogs do a lot of things that dog owners wonder about, and one of those things is licking the bars of their crate. If your dog has been doing this, you’re likely asking the question: Why do dogs lick their cage? Fortunately, we have the answer for you, so you can stop wondering. Why Do...

Dogs are highly in tune with the world around them. Dogs can sense depression in humans and react when they cry. Can dogs sense autism in humans, though? Let’s find out. Autism Spectrum Disorder Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects the way people communicate with others, behave toward them, and learn. It’s a neurological and developmental...

Have you started giving your dog CBD and noticed the opposite effect that you were hoping for? If so, it makes sense that you’re asking: Can CBD make my dog more anxious? Keep reading to find out if it’s the CBD that’s causing the increase in your dog’s anxiety. Different Types of CBD Oil Before...

No one truly knows why God created dogs. We can only guess his reasoning behind the creation, as it falls in line with his ideology of what he wants for His people. The following information about why God created dogs is simply rooted in what we know about His love for us. Why God Created...

Are you wondering, “How long does dog wear cone after neuter?” A dog should wear a cone after neutering until the sutures are removed or the incision has fully healed. This can take anywhere from 10 to 14 days after the surgical procedure. Since every day is different, the following can help you make an...

If your pup has loose stools, and you’re asking: “When is dog diarrhea an emergency?” we can help. Dog Ownership Guide did the research so you don’t have to, so let’s get to the bottom of it. When Is Dog Diarrhea an Emergency? Dog diarrhea is an emergency when it continues for more than 48...

One of the main reasons why dog breeds like the Maltipoos are famous is that they are labeled hypoallergenic dogs. This trait leads to a lot of people automatically assuming that these dogs do not shed hair. However, this is a false fact and just like other dogs, Maltipoos also shed fur. Do Maltipoos Shed...

If you’re like many people, you’ve probably found yourself saying, “I don’t have my dog’s shot records.” First, don’t panic. Second, not having your dog’s vaccination records isn’t a big deal. Keep reading to find out what happens now. What Else to Do When You Don’t Have Your Dog’s Shot Records While your dog’s shot...

If you’ve ever looked at your dog’s mouth up close, you may have asked the question: Do dogs have lips? The answer may surprise you. Do Dogs Have Lips? Yes, dogs have lips. A dog’s lips are different from humans’ lips because they don’t serve the same purpose.     Why Do Dogs Have Lips?...

You’re depressed. Your dog seems to be acting differently toward you. Can dogs sense depression and anxiety? Yes, many studies show that dogs can pick up on emotions such as sadness and will react accordingly to improve their human mood. How Can Dogs Sense Depression and Anxiety? Dogs use many of their senses to detect...

If you’re a Siberian husky owner, you know all too well the unique personality of the breed. It’s likely why you’re asking: Why are huskies so dramatic? The good news is that Dog Ownership Guide went on a mission to uncover why huskies are so dramatic, so you don’t have to do it yourself. Understanding...

Your poor pup has interdigital cysts, so you’re wondering if you can use apple cider vinegar to treat it. Below you will find the information you need on whether or not you should use apple cider vinegar for interdigital cysts, also known as interdigital furunculosis. Let’s tackle one of the most important questions first about...

Pet owners often ask the question: Can you bathe dogs in Dettol? Dog Ownership Guide did the research so you don’t have to do it. Keep reading to find out the answer. Can You Bathe Dogs in Dettol? No. Do NOT bathe dogs in Dettol. Dettol is poisonous to dogs because the active ingredient in...

As a responsible dog owner, you are asking the question: Are bully sticks safe? This is a great question because there are many dogs treats out there that aren’t as safe as they may seem. The good news is that below you will find the answer to the question: are bully sticks safe?   The...

You’re asking the question: Is Dettol safe for dogs? Good for you. It’s a sign you’re a great pet owner because you care whether or not a cleaning product like Dettol will harm your pup. The Answer to: Is Dettol Safe for Dogs? No, Dettol is NOT safe for dogs. The active ingredient in Dettol...

Baby wipes are used on our most precious human beings, but may dog owners ask: Are baby wipes safe for dogs? Keep reading to find out. Are Baby Wipes Safe for Dogs? No, baby wipes are not safe for dogs. Baby wipes disrupt pH levels, irritate a dog’s skin, cause vaginitis, and propylene glycol in...

Aquaphor is amazing. We love to use it on our hands, dry elbows, and anywhere else there are skin problems to heal. Can you use Aquaphor on dogs, though? We did the research so you don’t have to do it, and this is what we found out. Can You Use Aquaphor on Dogs? Yes! Aquaphor...

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