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Expert Advice: Flea & Tick What Do Flea Bites Look Like on Dogs?
An itching, scratching dog conjures up nightmarish images of fleas hopping everywhere—especially onto our furniture, beds, and carpets. Fleas are prime suspects if your dog is scratching without any apparent reason, but before you can blame fleas for your dog’s discomfort you need to do a little more investigating. The best way to find out […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/flea-bites-on-dogs/ | November 9, 2016
Expert Advice: Products & Accessories 7 Spider Dog Costumes To Turn Your Dog Into A Cute Creepy Crawly This Halloween
  One of the creepiest, crawliest, dog Halloween costume trends in recent years has been SPIDERS. Spiders have always played a role in Halloween decor, adding a spooky element into the holiday fun. There are endless human costumes out there, but what about spider costumes for dogs? While some owners may not want to dress their dogs […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/spider-dog-costumes/ | October 12, 2016
Expert Advice: Common Conditions Treating and Preventing Hot Spots on Dogs
  Hot spots are one of the most frustrating skin conditions your dog can get. These painful sores spring up overnight and can recur over and over again, driving your dog into an itchy frenzy. Luckily, there are things you can do to treat and prevent hot spots on dogs.   What Are Hot Spots? […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/treating-and-preventing-hot-spots-on-dogs/ | October 4, 2016
Expert Advice: Did You Know? Rover, Move Over! AKC Offers Tips on Sleeping With Your Pet
Did you know that an AKC survey revealed that 21% of dog owners stated the reason they let their dogs sleep with them at night is to keep warm?  And in the case of who—or what—occupies most of the bed space, 44% of respondents admitted their dog takes up the most room. If you do […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/lifestyle/rover-move-over-akc-offers-tips-on-sleeping-with-your-pet/ | September 19, 2016
Expert Advice: Common Conditions Worms in Dogs
The idea of worms is unpleasant for many dog owners. Nobody wants to think about creepy crawlies infesting their dog’s internal organs, but understanding the risks, symptoms, and treatment options for worms in dogs is an important part of responsible dog ownership. There are five main types of worms that commonly affect domestic dogs: roundworms, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/worms-in-dogs/ | September 14, 2016
Expert Advice: Natural Foods Can Dogs Eat Pears?
As humans, we love pears, and it is natural to want to share the things we love with our dogs. Sometimes this tendency gets our dogs into trouble. Most pet owners know that not all fruits and veggies are safe for dogs, but can dogs eat pears? Luckily for our canine companions, the answer is […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/nutrition/can-dogs-eat-pears/ | August 30, 2016
Expert Advice: General Health Homeopathic Remedies for Your Dog
Dogs are naturally curious animals and tend to view the world through their mouths, and to that extent, their stomachs. This can lead to some panic moments for many dog owners when they discover their reading glasses have gone missing with a very suspicious trail of broken shards leading to the dog bed. A call […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/homeopathic-remedies-for-your-dog/ | August 22, 2016
Expert Advice: Grooming It’s Bath Time! Towels, Brushes, Dog Shampoo, and More
Any pet owner knows that dogs don't mind being smelly and dirty. In fact, many dogs delight in rolling around in all sorts of substances we may think of as disgusting, or tearing through brush and mud puddles. At some point, your dog is going to need a bath. How to bathe your dog, and […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/health/its-bath-time-towels-brushes-dog-shampoo-and-more/ | August 15, 2016
Expert Advice: News Microchip Reunites Pug With Family Eight Years After He Goes Missing
A Pug named Chato and his family were reunited, eight years after he had gone missing, all thanks to his microchip. Michele Rodriguez, Chato's owner, said her dog was stolen 8 years ago. As time went by, she and her family lost hope of ever seeing Chato again, Rodriguez told Time Warner Cable News. Luckily, […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/microchip-reunites-pug-with-family-eight-years-after-he-goes-missing/ | August 11, 2016
Expert Advice: Travel The Complete Guide to Traveling With Your Dog
Taking your dog along can make the family vacation more fun for everyone, if you plan carefully. Here are some trip tips to make traveling with your dog enjoyable. Health And Safety Health Checks. Bring your dog to the veterinarian for a checkup before going on an extended trip. Make sure all his vaccinations are up-to-date; […]
https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/home-living/complete-guide-to-traveling-with-your-dog/ | August 9, 2016

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