Well Dog

how to clean puppy dog ears
Tips on examining, cleaning and medicating a dog’s ears.
dog itchy ears home remedy
In a time of antibiotic resistance, an alternative therapy helps dogs ditch that itch.
big and small dog
A study of body-size awareness in dogs seems to indicate that the answer is yes.
dog sprayed by skunk
Here’s what to do when your dog’s been sprayed by a skunk.
more pet owners feeding homemade diets
Pet owners are taking the time to learn exactly what their pets are eating.
pancreatitis in dogs
From slight pain to life-threatening illness: learn the causes and treatment of canine pancreatitis.
probiotics dogs
Four simple steps to success with probiotics for your dog.
signs of heat stroke dog
“Sunny and 70” can mean “sunny and deadly”
"Nontoxic" Toxins for dogs include glow jewelry, birth control pills, steroid creams in small quantities
From silica gel packets to poinsettias, dogs ingesting these toxins may not need a trip to the vet
do dogs forgive?
Science studies the reasons behind canine reconciliation behaviors.
teaching a dog how to fetch
Even dogs who aren’t natural retrievers can learn to play this game.
scared dog
Saying “my dog is friendly” doesn’t reassure those with dogs who are afraid, stressed or anxious around other dogs.
Barks the Sounds that Dogs Make
Understanding dog barks, more than just noise
spay and neuter dog
Why do it, when to do it, what to expect—everything you need to know