Cani Corsi can live inside or outside, thought they tend to prefer being outdoors. But what if it's really cold outside? Can a Cane Corso live outside in the winter? The simple answer is: a Cane Corso can live outside during winter months in moderate climates, but they cannot live outside in extremely cold weather. Continue reading to learn more about leaving your Cane … [Read more...] about Can a Cane Corso Live Outside in the Winter? (It Depends Where You Live)
If you live along the southern border of the United States, you likely live in a mostly warm climate with brutally hot summers. Whether you're in Southern California, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana, Florida, or any other southern state, odds are it's pretty hot most of the year, and stifling during the months of June, July, and August. So, can a northern breed, like the … [Read more...] about Can Newfoundlands Live in Hot Climates Like Arizona, Florida, and Texas?
Finding a dog that gets along with cats can be challenging. Even though dogs and cats have a reputation for being natural born enemies, many dog breeds tolerate cats just fine. It's often the cat that wants nothing to do with the dog. Enter the Havanese. It's not exactly clear why, but most Havaneses get along great with cats. The two may even become the best of friends. … [Read more...] about Havanese: A Great Dog for Cat Owners
When it comes to cuteness, Papillons get a solid 10 out of 10 points. But underneath that cute facade lies a dark secret: leave your Papillon home alone, and you will live to regret it. Papillons cannot be left alone for long periods of time without causing serious mayhem. They will destroy your belongings, make messes, and irritate anyone within earshot. Continue … [Read more...] about Can Papillons Be Left Alone? (Not if You Value Your Home and Your Neighbors)
Even though it is safe for dogs to eat small amounts of several types of cheeses, Boursin cheese is not one of them. Boursin makes a wide variety of flavored cheeses, none of which are suitable for dogs. Continue reading to find out more about why Boursin cheese is bad for dogs, and what to do if your dog accidentally consumes some... Why Boursin Cheese Is Bad for Dogs At … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Boursin Cheese?
Even though Chinese food usually contains some ingredients that are good for dogs, like chicken and vegetables, you should never let your pup eat your leftover takeout. If your dog just wolfed down a big plate of Chinese food, keep reading to find out what you should do... Why Chinese Food Is Bad for Dogs The simple explanation for why Chinese food is bad for dogs is it's … [Read more...] about What to Do if Your Dog Has Eaten Chinese Food (Chinese Food Poisoning Symptoms)
Nature Valley granola bars are undoubtedly delicious, but are they really healthy? Their labels boast ingredients that sound healthy, like "whole grain oats" and "real honey," but if you take a moment to read the full list of ingredients, you'll quickly find out why you shouldn't feed them to your dog. Keep reading to learn more about why Nature Valley bars are bad for … [Read more...] about Why You Shouldn’t Feed Your Dog Nature Valley Bars
Even though ripe tomatoes are generally safe for dogs to consume, spaghetti sauce is not. Spaghetti sauce – whether it's marinara, vodka sauce, pizza sauce, or even Alfredo – contains spices that are toxic to dogs. If your dog just consumed a large amount of spaghetti sauce, keep reading to find out what you should do... Why Spaghetti Sauce Is Bad for Dogs Spaghetti … [Read more...] about What to Do if Your Dog Has Eaten Spaghetti Sauce (Symptoms & Treatment)
McVitie's Hobnobs are a popular British biscuit – or cookie, as we call them here in the states – made out of rolled oats. Even though oats are good for dogs, Hobnobs contain too many other unhealthy ingredients to be considered safe for canines to consume. Continue reading to find out more about why you shouldn't feed your dog Hobnobs... Why Hobnobs Are Bad for Dogs To … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Hobnobs?
Many people assume dogs are carnivores, and therefore they can eat any kind of meat, but that's not true. Dogs are actually omnivores, and there are plenty of meats they shouldn't eat. Your dog may love the way gammon tastes, but it's actually really bad for them. Keep reading to find out more... Why Gammon Is Bad for Dogs Gammon is a fatty cut of ham that has been … [Read more...] about Why You Shouldn’t Feed Your Dog Gammon