What Happens as Dogs Go Through Puberty

A female dog can start her first “heat” as early as 6 months old. Meanwhile, testosterone peaks in male dogs around 10 months old. Here’s what to expect.

Overheating in a Dog

Take general care during hot and summer weather that your dog does not get too hot.

What to Feed Your Dog

Although many dogs have done just fine on dog chow, others do much better with higher-quality foods.

Dental Care in Dogs

People who practice good dental care with their dog will reap many benefits in the long run.

5 Steps to Give Your Dog a Bath

The main thing to remember is that dogs’ skin is more delicate than that of humans. It is much more prone to drying out when you wash it.