Which Dog Breeds Need the Longest Dog Walks?

How long should you walk your dog every day? That’s a question that has a lot of variables–your dog’s age and condition, the outdoor temperature and, of course, your dog’s… [[ This is a summary only. Click the title for … Continue reading

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Puppy and Kitten Growth Requirements—Setting Them Up for Success

Ever wondered why puppies and kittens need different formulas than adult dogs and cats? Have you been told your puppy is a particular breed and should be fed an adult maintenance formula? Unsure when the best time is to switch … Continue reading

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Bulldog History III: The Bulldogs of Northwestern Europe

The bulldog family as we understand now is a bit complicated. One of the harder distinctions in the literature is to come across distinctions between mastiff and bulldog, but it is very clear that by the late Middle Ages, there … Continue reading

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Affirmations

Affirmations build confidence. Until next time, Good day, and good dog! Doggies.com Dog Blog

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Whole Meat vs. Meat Meal: How to Spot the Difference in Ingredients

Whole Meat vs. Meat Meal: How to Spot the Difference in Ingredients What’s in a name? Does it matter? Yes! There are many ways to provide essential nutrients to pets, including a variety of protein sources. Most dog and cat … Continue reading

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Live Near Wildfires? Vet Advice on Keeping Your Dog Safe

Historic wildfires have ravaged California in recent weeks, leaving an astonishing 3.3 million acres burned in less than a month. Across California, it is estimated that 29 major wildfires are still… [[ This is a summary only. Click the title for … Continue reading

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Successfully Transitioning Pets from One Food to Another Food

You have probably heard this before. Regarding your pet, when transitioning from one formula to another, do so slowly, over a few weeks, by gradually replacing some of your pet’s old food with its new food to the point where … Continue reading

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Dead Polyphemus

One of the weird things about living in this part of North America is that we have big moths. This is a dead Polyphemus moth. It is named for the cyclopes in Odyssey. Those big eye spots sort of remind … Continue reading

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Getting some ball drive

The German shepherd staple is the ball on the rope. Natural History

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Can I feed my puppy Halo Garden of Vegan?

Halo’s Garden of Vegan® dog food is an award-winning recipe with many applications. It is a great option for dogs with dietary sensitivities and has a nutrient profile ideal for dogs with some health conditions, under guidance from their veterinarian. … Continue reading

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