Part of caring for your dog is understanding his needs. When you need to know more about dog nutrition, health, behavior or training, turn to Purina’s experts. In the below articles you’ll find all their best information and tips so you can better care for your dog.
Healthy Dog Weight - How to Tell If Your Dog is Overweight
Learn more about healthy weight for dogs. Find out a better way to determine if your dog is overweight and how best to keep your dog active, healthy and happy.
How to Introduce a Dog to a Baby
When you bring home a new baby, sharing the attention can be hard for your dog. Learn how to properly introduce your dog to a baby to help maintain a happy home.
Dog Nutrition Basics – Essential Nutrients
A dog’s health depends on receiving the right nutrients, from water and protein to fat and carbohydrates. Learn about your dog’s basic nutritional needs here.
Why Won’t My Dog Eat?
Dogs stop eating for many reasons, including being a picky eater. Learn why some canines lose their appetite, and when you should contact your veterinarian.
How to Read Dog Body Language
Why does your dog wag their tail, bark or hide under the bed? Learn how to read canine body language to understand what they're trying to say and improve communication.
Creative Dog Enrichment Ideas
Dogs need regular activities and stimulation for a healthy life. Read these tips for activities that will keep your dog entertained and enrich their life.
Mange in Dogs: Signs, Symptoms & Treatment
Is your dog excessively scratching and losing fur in clumps or patches? They may have mange. Learn more about what causes mange and how to treat this disease.
Why is My Dog Losing Hair in Patches?
Itching, allergies, medical conditions and infections can all cause hair loss for your dog. Learn how to determine the potential cause and when to seek treatment.
Dog Dandruff Causes & Treatment
Is your dog experiencing a bad case of dandruff? Learn what causes dandruff's excess dead skin cells and skin irritation, as well as helpful tips for treating it.
Should I Feed My Dog Chicken and Rice Dog Food?
Chicken and rice dog food is a most popular type of food on the shelf. Learn about the benefits, and see if this is the right food for your dog.
Bumps on Your Dog’s Skin
Does your dog have a lump on their skin? Learn how to know whether this is a normal, harmless growth or a reason to contact your veterinarian for diagnosis.
Dog Eye Infection: Symptoms & Treatment
Redness, swelling and excessive blinking can be symptoms of an eye infection in dogs. Learn what else to look for and what to do about dog eye infections.
How to Choose the Best Large Breed Dog Food
Should you feed your dog a large breed dog food? Learn why large breed dogs can benefit from nutrient-dense foods before choosing the best food for your dog.