Knuckling in Puppies: Why Your Puppy Drags Their Paws and How To Stop It

Knuckling in Puppies: Why Your Puppy Drags Their Paws and How To Stop It Have you ever heard of knuckling in puppies? Knuckling is a condition in which puppies walk with their paws turned under, effectively walking on the “knuckles” of the foot instead of on the paw pads. While this problem may happen on all four feet at once, it is more commonly seen in just one or two feet at a time. If your puppy is knuckling, it’s normal to feel some concern. This condition can be a sign of a serious underlying health problem, and it’s important
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Cat Spray vs Cat Pee: What’s the Difference and How to Stop Cats From Spraying in the House

Cat Spray vs Cat Pee: What’s the Difference and How to Stop Cats from Spraying in the House Do you have a cat? Have you seen them spraying around your home? Is there anything you can do to stop this annoying—and smelly—habit? You can typically tell the difference by the location of the liquid. The fastest way to tell between cat spray and cat pee is if the substance is on a horizontal or vertical surface. Of course, there are other factors to consider. If you’re a cat owner, chances are good you’ve experienced spraying at least once or twice.
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Why is My Dog Shaking in Their Sleep? Is This Normal?

Do you have a dog who often shakes in their sleep? Are you worried about what this could mean? Is sleep shaking a big cause for concern in dogs? If you’re asking yourself these questions, you aren’t alone. Although many dog owners frequently wonder whether shaking while asleep is a sign of a serious underlying problem, it is also completely normal to not know the answer to this question. In the article below, we’ll help you learn more about some of the most common causes of shaking in sleep so you can tell when your dog may be dealing with
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Should I Shave My Long-Haired Dog?

Do you have a long-haired dog? Are you concerned with whether or not you should shave them, especially during the summer months? What are the pros and cons of shaving a dog with long hair? If you’ve got a long-haired dog, chances are good you’ve wondered about shaving them. Although many owners of long-haired dogs tend to shave their pets year-round, there may be some downsides to consider when making your decision as well. Read through the information below to get a better idea of whether or not you need to shave your long-haired dog at any time. Pros of
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Pandemic Puppy: How to Train and Socialize Dogs After the Covid-19 Pandemic

Pandemic Puppy: How to Train and Socialize Dogs After the Covid-19 Pandemic Did you adopt a puppy during Covid-19 lockdowns? Have you now realized that your dog is not as well-adjusted or socialized as they should be? Are you looking for ways to help your dog feel better about being around other dogs and humans alike? “Pandemic puppy” problems have been common in pets adopted during lockdowns. In the article below, you’ll find a list of suggestions you can try when you need to socialize a dog following lockdowns. Read through this information to get some ideas for your pet.
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