The Caring Vet: Preventing Weight Gain During Winter

Dog with booties and sweater walks in snow

Recent record cold temperatures across the US have created a host of problems including the disruption of regular exercise routines. For pet parents and their dogs, this can mean less activity and more couch time. Below, in The Caring Vet Column, Dr. Jeff Werber discusses how weight gain often accompanies canine inaction as well as […]

Helping Your Dog Lose a Few Pounds


Today we continue with our series of reader questions for Dr. Tiffany Bierer: What is the best way to help your dog lose a few pounds? I know about limiting treats and exercise. What else should I be doing to help? Dr. Bierer: That is a great question! The key to making sure you keep […]

Accuwalker: Dog Walk Time Tracker

Product Name: Accuwalker What It Is: A leash hook that automatically records the length of each walk, remembers the last 40 walks, and allows you to record a short message. Manufacturer: Too Cool Pets Do you ever wonder if the kids walked the dog? And for how long? There’s no more need to guess with […]

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