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Do you have a good boy or girl, and want to know how to take the best possible care of them? Or do you just love doggos? Here’s everything you could want to know about man’s best friend.

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Can Dogs Eat Watermelon? Here’s What Vets Say

It's one of summer's favorite treats. But is that slice of watermelon safe to share with your dog? We asked the experts.

40 Smiling-Dog Memes That Will Make Everything Better on a Bad Day

From heart-melting expressions to wacky smiles, each smiling-dog meme is sure to have you grinning from ear to ear


151 Best Pet Names for Dogs, Cats and All Your Sweet Fur Babies

Calling all creatures great and small. These are the best pet names of all!


This Is the Right Way to Pick Up a Dog, According to Pet Experts

Picking up a pup seems pretty basic, yet well-meaning dog parents get it wrong. Whether you have a small dog...


We Asked AI What It Would Look Like If Dogs Could Take Selfies

These dog "selfies" are the funniest and cutest things you'll see today

How Long Do Dogs Live—and How Can You Help Your Dog Live Longer?

We all wish our furry friends could live forever. But how long do dogs really live? Here's what we know...


One of Our Favorite Mattress Brands Just Launched a Dog Bed—Is It Worth Its $400 Price Tag?

A Saatva dog bed made with premium materials and an ergonomic design was just released for our furry friends. Scroll...

Why Do Dogs Drag Their Butts? Experts Explain This Impolite Canine Behavior

It might look comical, but when your dog drags his butt across the carpet, he's trying to tell you something


New Study: This Behavior Could Be a Sign of Dementia in Your Dog

New research reveals one key clue that could help you recognize that your aging dog needs an extra-gentle hand


Why Do Dogs Roll in the Grass—and How Can You Stop It?

Have you ever wondered why dogs roll in the grass? We've got the reasons behind this curious—and sometimes stinky—dog behavior.


Do Dogs Really Hate Cats? Here’s What the Experts Say

They're often considered mortal enemies, but can canines and felines actually be friends? Here's what you should know.

What Is the Secret Starbucks Puppuccino—and Is It Safe for Your Dog?

Who’s been a very good boy (or girl)? For an extra-special doggy treat, order a puppuccino on your next Starbucks...


18 Smartest Dog Breeds, Ranked for Intelligence

Your pup is one smart cookie, but is it among the most intelligent dog breeds? Find out with our science-backed...


The 10 Hardest Dogs to Train, According to Experts

As adorable as they are, these breeds also happen to be some of the hardest dogs to train


Why Do Dogs Lick Their Paws? 8 Common Reasons—and How to Stop It

When your dog suddenly becomes obsessed with licking his paws, you should definitely pay attention


These Are the Most Common Dangerous Items Dogs Get Into

Dogs are famous for putting anything and everything into their mouths. But these items in your house could be hazardous...

Why Do Dogs Sniff Your Crotch? Experts Explain This Awkward Canine Behavior

It may be awkward or majorly embarrassing, but there's a perfectly normal reason why dogs sniff your crotch


Dog Hiccups: Why They Get Them, and Should You Be Worried?

Dog hiccups are totally normal—most of the time. Here, why dogs get hiccups, how you can prevent them and when...


Why Do Dogs Dig—and How Can You Stop It?

Your dog isn't creating craters in your yard to be contrary. Find out why dogs dig, and use these expert...


Why Do Dogs Sploot? Veterinarians Explain the Cute Canine Behavior

This adorable pose can be more than just entertaining to humans. Why do dogs sploot, and when might it be...


Do Cats Sweat? How Cats Cool Off in the Dog Days of Summer, According to Vets

Cats never let you see them sweat. But do cats sweat, and how do they keep their cool when the...


Why Do Dogs Hump—and How Can You Stop It?

Whether you've caught your dog humping a pillow, another pup or your friend's leg, it can be an embarrassing but...


12 Dog Breeds You’ve Probably Been Mispronouncing All Along

Some dog breed names just roll off the tongue—we're looking at you, labrador. Others are so tricky to say, we...


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How to Train a Dog: A Guide to Training Your Pup in Basic Commands, Cute Tricks and More

No matter their age, breed or temperament, every dog can benefit and thrive from dog training


5 Best Dog Food Brands for Small Breeds

Veterinary experts share their insights on the best dog food for those small, but mighty breeds

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Is the Yeti No-Skid Dog Bowl Worth the Money? We Put It to the Test

The Yeti dog bowl promises a dependable non-slip, dent-proof and rust-resistant solution to feeding our pets. But is it dog...


How to Keep Dogs Out of Your Yard

Struggling with unwanted canine visitors? We have 16 expert-recommended strategies for keeping dogs out of your yard.


How to Teach a Dog to Roll Over—and Build on Your Bond in a Fun Way

Dog tricks aren't just for impressing guests. Teaching your dog how to roll over can boost their confidence, keep them...


Why Do Dogs Bark at Other Dogs?

Facts are facts: Dogs are going to bark. But understanding why dogs bark at other dogs can help you decode...


How Long Can a Dog Stay in a Crate?

Crate training offers plenty of benefits for you—and your furry friend. Here are the pros' tips for doing it properly,...


How to Stop a Dog from Peeing in the House

A new pup is a joyful addition to the home—one that may need to learn some manners. Here's some expert...