Dogs

Learn how holistic canine care, combined with proper diet & natural supplements, can effectively treat canine ulcers, hair loss, skin conditions and more.

Dog ID and Tracking Product Round-up

According to the American Humane Association, every year over 10 million dogs and cats in the United States are lost or stolen and one in three pets will become lost at some point during their life. I can tell you …

Companion Animals: Property or Sentient Beings?

Animals in the United States are currently treated as personal property rather than sentient beings.  Although most states have anti-cruelty laws and some animal welfare regulations – and these vary widely by state – animals do not have anywhere near …

Can You Read Your Dog’s Body Language?

Welcome to Can You Read Your Dog's Body Language?!

dog diagram

When a dog's ears are flat, his tail is tucked, and he's crouching, he is most likely:
dog barking

When your pup is barking in rapid strings of

Dog Fighting: Facts about this Cruel Blood Sport

As you may well imagine, this is a very difficult topic to discuss.  However, the more we collectively understand about an issue, the more likely it is we will be able to effectuate positive change.  So, here goes!

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Can Your Dog Read Your Emotions?

The short answer is “yes”.  As dogs evolved and separated from their wolf ancestors, they became more and more integrated with human companions.  Over the millennia dogs have learned to understand not only what their humans want from them but …

Star-Studded Celebrity Rescue Pet Roundup

We all know that rescued fur babies rock and these animal loving celebs do too!  Rather than spending their bucks to buy an animal, these celebrities opened their hearts and homes to an animals – or two – in need.  …

Why do dogs bark?

The answer to the question, “Why do dogs bark?” may seem obvious: To communicate, of course!  However, there are lots of things your pup may be trying to communicate by barking and the trick is to try to understand what …

National Puppy Day Roundup!

In honor of National Puppy Day, here are some of our favorite puppy pics!  Send us yours and we’ll put together another roundup of Onpets community puppies.

puppy in a teacup

A cup of pup in the morning…just the ticket!

Huskie

I’m totally awake guys…

Top ten dangerous common household items for dogs

Just as you must be vigilant about dangers lurking in common household items for your two-legged toddlers, so too must you watch out for dangers to your fur babies.  We all know how curious puppies generally are and many adult …