Adopting an Older Dog

There are many benefits to adopting an older or senior dog. While puppies are cuddly and fun, older dogs also have a lot to offer you as a pet owner. First, the dog is fully grown. You won't take a small puppy home and end up needing an extra room … Continue reading

Water Safety Beyond a Dog Life Preserver

Since all dogs don't swim well, contrary to popular belief, a dog life preserver is a piece of safety gear you should have on hand when you plan on playing with your pet near water. Even if you plan on being in a boat or on shore without ever dipping … Continue reading

Dog Housetraining Tips

When you bring a new puppy home you'll want to have it around you as much as possible. It's natural to want to spend tons of playtime with your new dog. But proper housetraining is important and should start right away. One of the easiest ways to … Continue reading

Dog Seat Belts and Other Travel Tips

Taking your dog for a trip in the car, short or long, can be an adventure. But the idea is for the adventure to happen once you get to your destination, not because of drama on the trip. There are a number of things you can do to make your car trips … Continue reading

Which Dog Should You Choose?

Chances are good that there are certain dog breeds that you love. Many people fall in love with a breed and choose that type of dog when they want a new puppy or a rescue dog. But there are many more things to consider when getting a new dog than … Continue reading

Preparing Your Home for a New Dog

Whether you're bringing home a new puppy or a rescue dog, there are some things you can do in your home to avoid problems and make the homecoming more comfortable for your dog. One of the first things you need to do is shop for dog supplies. There … Continue reading

Before You Adopt a Dog

Bringing home a new dog is something to celebrate. You can make the transition for both of you much more pleasant if you make sure that you're ready for a new dog before you purchase or adopt one. Prepare the Household If you live alone, then this … Continue reading

What to Look for in a Dog Harness

Thanks to the wide variety of dog harnesses available today at places like EzyDog, you can find one that perfectly fits your pet. Available in a huge variety of materials, styles and sizes, everything from multi-purpose harnesses to those designed … Continue reading

Fun and Safe Dog Toys

People who own dogs are used to playing catch. And almost anyone who's ever taken her dog to the park has probably played with a Frisbee or other flying object that the dog is supposed to retrieve and bring back. Dogs love this game. You can make … Continue reading

The Right Life Vest for Small Dogs

Most dogs love nothing better than a day spent playing with you, whether it's hiking, walking, playing in the park or boating and swimming. Some dog breeds don't swim well enough to be safe near water without some kind of life vest or flotation … Continue reading