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When your dog is healthy, his poop shows it. It can be large, firm and range in shades of brown. A sudden change, like blood in your dog’s stool, tells you something is wrong. Keep reading to learn how you can spot health problems simply by looking at your dog’s poop.
Here are 3 simple ways to help you accurately gauge your dog's correct weight.
It’s easy to determine if your dog is overweight or your cat is obese. Follow these three steps to do a body score check at home.

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Sometimes it can be hard to get a dog to eat his complete and balanced dog food. However, there is a big difference between a dog who is a finicky eater, and one who stops eating altogether. Follow these tips to make sure that your dog is getting the nutrition he needs from the proper place- his dog food.
There’s a right weight range for every age and breed of dog. Excessive weight gain can mean there’s an issue with your puppy, but the cause is usually always the same: your puppy is eating too much…
Trimming your puppy’s nails takes some care. Your veterinarian can give you a good idea of when and how to cut them. You may even just want to let your veterinarian or groomer do the job.
When your dog is healthy, his poop shows it. It can be large, firm and range in shades of brown. A sudden change, like blood in your dog’s stool, tells you something is wrong. Keep reading to learn how you can spot health problems simply by looking at your dog’s poop.
Learn how the right food and exercise can keep your dog healthy.
Do you think your dog is underweight? Learn what dog food you should feed your dog to help him gain weight and maintain a healthy weight.
Discover the ways to form healthy habits and prevent dog obesity.
Is there such a thing as average dog weight? According to Purina experts, an average weight or range may not be the best way to determine if your dog is at a healthy weight. Learn why here, along with what they suggest using instead.
Learn how to help prevent diabetes for your dog.
Here are 3 simple ways to help you accurately gauge your dog's correct weight.
Most dogs are good at controlling their body temperatures, except in stressful situations. Be aware of the signs of overheating in your dog so you can avoid problems.
Learn the signs and symptoms of a troubled digestive tract, and what you can do to help.