Monitoring Your Dog's Health

Can You Give Dogs Probiotics?

Wondering if you can give dogs probiotics? Find out the great benefits of probiotics, how they work and how they can help your dog's gastrointestinal issues.

Purina’s Landmark Life Span Study in Dogs

Overweight dogs are typically seen as cuddly, cute and super loveable. While a little extra weight means that there is more of your dog to hug and love, a landmark Purina study has shown that dogs that are fed to ideal body condition live longer and healthier lives.

What Healthy Dog Poop Should Look Like

It's gross to look at, but dog stool can tell you a lot about your dog's health. Read our Purina article to learn what healthy dog poop looks like & what to look out for.

First Aid Tips for Dogs

In an emergency situation, the best thing to do is seek immediate veterinary care. However, there are some things you can do to help your dog before you get him to the hospital or clinic.

How to Check Your Dog’s Weight

By using the simple rib, profile and overhead check, you will be able to tell if your dog is under weight, over weight or just right.

Signs of Illness in a Dog

From loss of appetite to hiding in dark places, here are some signs that will tell you if a trip to your veterinarian is in order.