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5 Things Our Dogs Would Tell Us If They Could

5 THINGS OUR DOGS WOULD TELL US IF THEY COULD

At one time or another, we've all wished our dogs could just open up and tell us what's going on in their mysterious little minds. Chances...

6 Things Your Deceased Dog Would Want You To Know

6 THINGS YOUR DECEASED DOG WOULD WANT YOU TO KNOW

At iHeartDogs.com we often write about coping with the loss of a beloved pet. We do this because we understand that saying goodbye...

 
 
 
Look Down On Your Dog from Above. If You See This Shape, They Could Die Years Too Young

LOOK DOWN ON YOUR DOG FROM ABOVE. IF YOU SEE THIS SHAPE, THEY COULD DIE YEARS TOO YOUNG

Obesity in dogs is a very serious problem, and it's rates are increasing daily. It's estimated that roughly half of all dogs in the...

California Pet Stores Can Only Sell Shelter Animals Thanks To First-Of-Its-Kind State Law

CALIFORNIA PET STORES CAN ONLY SELL SHELTER ANIMALS THANKS TO FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND STATE LAW

In October of 2017, California Governor, Jerry Brown signed bill A.B. 485 into law, making it illegal for pet stores to sell dogs,...

 
 
 
New Illinois Law Makes Pet Owners Responsible For Their Dogs' Actions

NEW ILLINOIS LAW MAKES PET OWNERS RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR DOGS' ACTIONS

In 2017, a 10-year-old Yorkie named Buddy was attacked by an off-leash dog in Hanover Park in Illinois. Buddy's injuries were so severe,...

Dog Given Up For Bad Behavior Finds Exactly What He Needs In Prison Training Program

DOG GIVEN UP FOR BAD BEHAVIOR FINDS EXACTLY WHAT HE NEEDS IN PRISON TRAINING PROGRAM

A year ago, Titan was a big dog with even bigger behavioral problems. His owner didn't want him, and his size combined with his lack...

 
 
 
Why You Should Never Let Your Dogs Eat Grapes

WHY YOU SHOULD NEVER LET YOUR DOGS EAT GRAPES

As a responsible pet parent, you probably already know to never let your dogs eat grapes. But do you know why? Grape toxicity is one...

Dedicated Dog Found Guarding Family's Home After It Was Destroyed By The Camp Fire

DEDICATED DOG FOUND GUARDING FAMILY'S HOME AFTER IT WAS DESTROYED BY THE CAMP FIRE

When the Camp Fire approached the Bill and Andrea Gaylord's 80-acre ranch they had only minutes to evacuate. They attempted to bring...

 
 
 
Four Years Later, This Sweet Dog Is Still Looking For The Perfect Home

FOUR YEARS LATER, THIS SWEET DOG IS STILL LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT HOME

It's been four long years since sweet Ginger was first introduced to Responsible Pet Care of Oxford Hills. The no-kill animal shelter...

How To Teach Your Dog To Play Nice With Other Dogs

HOW TO TEACH YOUR DOG TO PLAY NICE WITH OTHER DOGS

The idyllic picture of dogs playing together at the park is something every pup parent wants. You can see the joy on your dog's face...

 
 
 
8 Weird Things Dogs Do When They Poop

8 WEIRD THINGS DOGS DO WHEN THEY POOP

Watching our pups poop is a big part of every dog parent's life. The frequency, color, and consistency of their “offerings” tell us...

Atlanta Considers Bill To Ban Sale Of Pets From Puppy & Kitten Mills

ATLANTA CONSIDERS BILL TO BAN SALE OF PETS FROM PUPPY & KITTEN MILLS

This week, three Atlanta City Councilmembers introduced a bill to ban stores from selling animals from “puppy and kitten mills.” The...

 
 
 
Why Does My Dog Lick So Much?

WHY DOES MY DOG LICK SO MUCH?

When your dog is the king of kisses, you get used to wiping away slobber. He licks your face and arms, and some dogs pick up a habit...

6-Year-Old Boy Sells Pumpkins To Raise Money For A Diabetic Alert Dog

6-YEAR-OLD BOY SELLS PUMPKINS TO RAISE MONEY FOR A DIABETIC ALERT DOG

6-year-old Ian Unger has Type I Diabetes and relies on an insulin pump and a 24-hour glucose monitor. More than anything, he wants...

 
 
 
4 Things NOT To Do If Your Dog Gets Bitten By A Snake

4 THINGS NOT TO DO IF YOUR DOG GETS BITTEN BY A SNAKE

There are venomous snakes out there and your dog is a nosy character. Let's face it, he might just borrow some trouble and bug a snake....

Grieving Family Warns The Public After Dog Dies From Eating Chewing Gum

GRIEVING FAMILY WARNS THE PUBLIC AFTER DOG DIES FROM EATING CHEWING GUM

Canon was a gorgeous 3-year-old Husky that loved to eat, chase cats, and snuggle. His owner, Christy Figlio of Nashville, Tennessee,...

 
 
 
Shirtless Firefighters Pose With Pups For 2019 Australian Firefighters Calendar

SHIRTLESS FIREFIGHTERS POSE WITH PUPS FOR 2019 AUSTRALIAN FIREFIGHTERS CALENDAR

What could be hotter than shirtless firefighters with dogs? Shirtless firefighters raising money for charity with dogs! The 2019 Australian...

13 Things Humans Do That Dogs Dislike

13 THINGS HUMANS DO THAT DOGS DISLIKE

We love our pups so much that it hurts to think we could be doing something that our dogs dislike. Or that makes them uncomfortable,...

 
 
 
Science Says Your Dog Isn't Exceptionally Smart - Internet Disagrees

SCIENCE SAYS YOUR DOG ISN'T EXCEPTIONALLY SMART - INTERNET DISAGREES

You've probably seen these questionable headlines flying around lately saying that our dogs aren't as smart as we think they are. These...

Shelter Receives Heartbreaking Letter From Senior Dog's Owner

SHELTER RECEIVES HEARTBREAKING LETTER FROM SENIOR DOG'S OWNER

Taking in a senior pooch like Shell is not uncommon for the folks at Stray Rescue of St. Louis , but nothing could have prepared them...