Dogs

chihuahua wearing a harness

Here’s Why Harnesses Don’t Actually Encourage Pulling (Explained By Dog Trainer)

We’ve all seen teams of professional sled dogs equipped with their harness mushing along the snow. Is adding a harness to your house pup going to turn them into a professional pulling machine? I sat down with one of Not A Bully’s Advising Veterinarians, Athena Gaffud to get an answer and here’s what we came

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small black dog looking sad at the end of grooming

We Asked Vets: Why Dogs Behave Strangely After Grooming

My dogs rarely need more than a simple occasional brushing but have still had to get professionally groomed on more than one occasion. First, there was the “skunk incident”. Then, there was the dead fish they found during the day at the lake. Finally, there was the glitter (that’s a story for another time).  But

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small male dog with leg raised

Why Does My Dog Pretend To Pee? (We Asked A Veterinarian)

Depending on their age, diet, size, and amount of exercise, dogs can hold their pee for between 8 and 10 hours. However, most veterinarians recommend letting your dog out to pee every 6 to 8 hours for bladder and kidney health. Regardless of how long your dog can physically hold their pee, anyone who regularly takes their

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