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CBD, also known as cannabidiol, is a compound found in the cannabis plant. It has become increasingly popular in recent years due to its potential health benefits. However, not all CBD products are created equal. There are two main types of CBD products available on the market: broad spectrum and full spectrum. In this article,...

Choosing the right dog insurance can be a daunting task, but it is an important decision that can save you money and provide peace of mind in the event of unexpected veterinary costs. With so many different insurance options available, it can be difficult to determine which one is best for your furry friend. In...

CBD for dogs scared of thunder is a safe and effective way to decrease a dog’s fear of thunder and other loud noises, such as fireworks. If you’ve been considering giving your dog CBD, keep reading to learn how it can help not only reduce fearful behavior but also improve your dog’s health and well-being....

Dog aggression can be scary and difficult to deal with, which is why many dog owners wonder what they can do to lessen the threat. If you’re dealing with your dog’s aggressive behavior, you’ll be happy to know that CBD oil is a safe and effective option. In this article, you will learn about the...

Aggressive dogs are tricky to board because not every dog boarding facility will accept them. When we had Chelsey, an aggressive Chesapeake Bay Retriever, we had to search high and low for a dog boarding facility that would agree to care for her while we went on vacation. Fortunately for you, we learned a lot...

CBD oil can help dogs with digestive issues. Studies show CBD oil can be effective in decreasing inflammation in the intestines, which is the leading cause of digestive issues such as inflammatory bowel disease. In addition to easing inflammation, CBD oil can also relieve anxiety, which can solve the diarrhea symptom of digestive issues. Learn...

Are you having dog daycare problems or wondering what issues may come up when you put your dog in doggy daycare? If so, Dog Ownership Guide can help. Knowing what to expect when it comes to doggy daycare can help you prepare for the unexpected. Dog Daycare Problems The following are some of the most...

Your dog has been going to daycare for a while, but his/her behavior has changed – your dog is suddenly aggressive at daycare. Understanding what is causing the change in dog behavior and learning how to stop the aggressive behavior is important. Dog Ownership Guide is here to help with both. Why a Dog Is...

Is your dog aggressive after boarding? Don’t worry; this is a common consequence of dog boarding that many pet parents don’t talk about for a few reasons. Learn the reasons your dog is aggressive after boarding and what to do about it. Dog Aggressive After Boarding: Why It Happens You’ve picked up your furry friend...

If your dog smells after daycare, you need to deodorize your dog after daycare. The good news is that there are many deodorizers for dogs available to help you get the dog daycare smell off of your pup. Reasons Dogs Smell After Daycare There are many reasons dogs smell after daycare. The most common ones...

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 you’re looking at a dog care option, you’ve probably stumbled across two ways to go about it: dog boarding and daycare. While it may seem like they are the same, they are completely different. Learn about dog boarding vs daycare in this article. Dog Boarding vs Daycare Dog boarding and daycare are both services...

Doggy daycare is great and all, but when your dog stinks after daycare, it doesn’t seem as wonderful. That’s especially true when you have to give your dog a shower or bath nearly every day because your dog smells like pee after daycare. If you’re struggling with this nuisance from dog daycare, you’re not alone....

If you’re dealing with dog diarrhea after daycare, you’re probably wondering if you should be concerned and what you should do about it. The Dog Ownership Guide family has a lot of experience with dog diarrhea, so keep reading to find out what to do next. Reasons for Dog Diarrhea After Daycare The first step...

We’ve had a dog kicked out of daycare, so if you’re dealing with the same situation, we understand. It doesn’t feel good. You’re probably dealing with a lot of emotions – embarrassment, anger, confusion, and hopelessness. It’s okay! We can help you figure out what to do now that you have a dog kicked out...

Aggressive dogs benefit greatly from doggy daycare. The problem is that many dog daycares won’t accept reactive dogs. In the grand scheme of things, it’s probably for the best that daycares don’t take this special type of dog. A dog daycare for reactive dogs needs to have a staff and environment that understands the unique...

If you’re saying: “My dog is ruining my mental health.”, get the help you need below. It seems like my dog has become a source of stress and anxiety instead of the source of comfort and companionship that I had hoped for. My dog is destructive, disobedient, and just generally unpleasant to be around. He...

The holiday season is among us and our fur babies need gifts just like all of our loved ones. While there are plenty of plush dog toys that you can purchase that may make your pup happy, there’s nothing quite like finding funny Christmas dog toys. That’s when the entertainment spreads over from dog to...

If you have a dog acting different after daycare, you’re likely worried something bad happened or your dog simply doesn’t like it. Knowing what has caused your dog to act differently after daycare will help you move forward toward a solution. That way, you can get your happy good dog back. Reasons for a Dog...

We’ve been dog owners for 20+ years and NEVER thought about replacing the squeakers in old dogs’ toys. When we discovered this possibility, we embarked on a mission to find where to buy replacement squeakers for dog toys. Dog Toy Squeakers – Replacement Options for Old Toys To tell you the truth, we never thought...

Since we use antibacterial wipes much more these days due to COVID, the flu, and many other lurking germs that are EVERYWHERE, it’s no wonder that many dog owners wonder if they can use antibacterial wipes on dogs. Of course, the answer to the question, “Can you use antibacterial wipes on dogs?” is yes, but...

Is your dog guarding food but not eating? Believe it or not; this behavior is common, especially for dogs with food aggression. Learn why your dog is doing it and how to stop it from happening. What Is Resource Guarding? Resource guarding is when dogs protect something they believe is high value. The underlying belief...

At first, when your dog barked in your face, you may have thought it was cute. The only problem now is that it happens so often that you’re over it. So, now you want to know the answer to the question: why does my dog bark in my face? Keep reading to find out the...

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...

Your dog ate rotisserie chicken and now you’re worried that your dog is going to feel sick or end up with a serious medical condition. The good news is that the chances are high that your furry friend will be okay. However, it’s still important to know what to look for in case your pup...

If you’re saying, “My dog ate Chips Ahoy cookies!” we know you’re concerned. The first thing you should know is that your furry friend is going to be okay. Keep reading to find out when to worry and what to do after your dog eats Chips Ahoy cookies. My Dog Ate Chips Ahoy Cookies –...

Your dog ate fish oil pill, and now you don’t know about to do about it. Is it going to hurt your dog or is it fine? Keep reading to find out if you should be concerned. Dog Ate Fish Oil Pill – What to Do About It If your dog ate fish oil pill,...

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...

If your dog ate an earring, you need to call the veterinarian as soon as possible. A foreign object like an earring in the digestive tract could cause severe damage leading to life-threatening consequences. Dog Ate an Earring: Why It’s a Medical Emergency If your dog ate an earring, consider it a medical emergency. All...

Does fish oil stop dogs from shedding? No, fish oil doesn’t stop dogs from shedding. Fish oil can decrease excessive shedding so it’s not as much of a nuisance, though. Learn more about fish oil and how it can help your dog’s shedding below. How Fish Oil Can Help Your Dog’s Shedding Fish oil comes...

If you’re asking: “Do dogs shed more in winter?” it’s likely you’re concerned about the amount your dog has been shedding. While some breeds do continue to shed year-round, there are some reasons for concern if your dog is shedding more than normal during the winter months. Do Dogs Shed More in Winter? Yes, dogs...

Shedding is no fun when it comes to cleaning a home. Dog fur gets EVERYWHERE and it seems like there’s no end in sight when it’s shedding season. The problem lies when shedding occurs off-season. That’s why many dog owners ask: why does my dog shed in the winter? Why Does My Dog Shed in...

You’ve tried everything to stop your dog’s excessive shedding, and now you’re considering dog shirts. The only thing is you may be skeptical, which is why you’re asking: “Do dog shirts help with shedding?” Let’s answer it! Do Dogs Shirts Help with Shedding? Yes! Dog shirts help with shedding. While they may not eliminate dog...

Over the last 20+ years of being a dog family, we have purchased hundreds of squeaky dog toys. We’re not alone, either. The most purchased dog toys are squeaky toys. Why? Dogs absolutely love them or hate them so much that they can’t get enough of them. The question isn’t why they are the most...

Is your puppy having a hard time adjusting to life in your home? Do you wonder if there’s something that will calm your puppy down enough so you can train him/her? If you’re concerned about your puppy at all, you may be asking the question: Can puppies have CBD? Keep reading to find out the...

Dental disease causes significant chronic pain in pets because of infection, inflammation, and diseased teeth. Sadly, most dog owners don’t know their dogs are in pain because the lethargy, irritability, and decreased appetite are usually ignored for being age-related when it’s really due to severe oral pain. To keep dogs happy and healthy, it’s imperative...

Since we’re so experienced in taking care of dogs, we have purchased many dog toys over the years. While we can’t remember all of the dog toys we’ve purchased, we remember some of the funniest ones. The following dog toys that make funny noises are our favorites as well as our dogs’ favorites. The Best...

One of the most common questions dog owners have is: do you bathe a dog before grooming? We had this question once and asked a local groomer about it. The answer was not what I had expected, especially after taking care of dogs for 20+ years. Keep reading to learn more about whether or not...

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...

Dog owners! Just because a dog toy gets dirty, it doesn’t mean it needs to be thrown away. Learning how to wash dog toys can help you save a lot of MONEY by not having to buy new toys! How to Wash Dog Toys Additional Information on How to Wash Dog Toys Now that you...

If you have a dog shaking head after grooming, you’re not the only one to experience this because we have too. There’s a reason your pup is shaking his/her head and it’s good to know what it is so you can do something about it. The Reason for Dog Shaking Head After Grooming The reason...

As a dog owner, you want your dog to be as healthy as possible. Discovering a lymphoma can be devastating. Canine cancer treatment is available, but the side effects can be grueling, significantly decreasing the quality of a dog’s life. CBD oil for dog lymphoma, however, can be effective in treating canine cancer and there...

New dog owners often ask, “Are kennels bad for dogs?” Understanding the reasoning behind the question and knowing if it truly is bad or when it is bad will help uncover the answer. Why People Ask, “Are Kennels Bad for Dogs?” It’s a cage. No matter how you look at it, it is a cage....

You’ll see many belly bands for sale across the Internet, but not all of them are created equal. When you’re looking for the best belly bands for male dogs, you can turn to Dog Ownership Guide for all the help you need. The BEST Belly Bands for Male Dogs Since you’re looking for the best...

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