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Dog Days of Teething: Simple Support for Puppies

Dog Days of Teething: Simple Support for Puppies

Puppies cutting teeth can be tough for new puppy parents and their furry friends. Maybe you had no idea there was so much chewing and that you'd find little puppy teeth all over the place. Welcome to the world of puppy teething! We've got help for you to understand...

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Ten Tips To Keep Your Dog Safe On The Fourth Of July

Ten Tips To Keep Your Dog Safe On The Fourth Of July

The Fourth of July is a time for celebrating and is filled with fireworks, barbecues, and festive gatherings. But, when it comes to our furry best friends, the 4th can be a good bit scarier than it is fun. Too many people, unfamiliar activities and loud noises make...

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Creating a Comfortable Environment For Your Aging Dog

Creating a Comfortable Environment For Your Aging Dog

One of the hardest parts of being a dog parent is watching them age. As they get older, their needs change, especially when it comes to their mobility and comfort. You want to do everything you can to make a comfortable environment for your aging best friend; here are...

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Researchers Think AI Can Help Us Understand Dogs Better!

Researchers Think AI Can Help Us Understand Dogs Better!

We’ve all wondered what the heck our dog was trying to tell us at some point or another. Those purposed whines, whimpers and barks definitely mean something to them; we just need some help knowing what. Now researchers at the University of Michigan are working on some...

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Best Tips For A Summer Road Trip With Your Dog

Best Tips For A Summer Road Trip With Your Dog

There’s nothing quite like the open road in the summer, the wind in your hair, and your favorite tunes playing as you head out on a new adventure! And when your furry best friend is riding beside you, it’s even better. Whether it’s exploring new hiking trails,...

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Dog Days of Teething: Simple Support for Puppies

Dog Days of Teething: Simple Support for Puppies

Puppies cutting teeth can be tough for new puppy parents and their furry friends. Maybe you had no idea there was so much chewing and that you'd find little puppy teeth all over the place. Welcome to the world of puppy teething! We've got help for you to understand...

read more
Ten Tips To Keep Your Dog Safe On The Fourth Of July

Ten Tips To Keep Your Dog Safe On The Fourth Of July

The Fourth of July is a time for celebrating and is filled with fireworks, barbecues, and festive gatherings. But, when it comes to our furry best friends, the 4th can be a good bit scarier than it is fun. Too many people, unfamiliar activities and loud noises make...

read more
Creating a Comfortable Environment For Your Aging Dog

Creating a Comfortable Environment For Your Aging Dog

One of the hardest parts of being a dog parent is watching them age. As they get older, their needs change, especially when it comes to their mobility and comfort. You want to do everything you can to make a comfortable environment for your aging best friend; here are...

read more
Researchers Think AI Can Help Us Understand Dogs Better!

Researchers Think AI Can Help Us Understand Dogs Better!

We’ve all wondered what the heck our dog was trying to tell us at some point or another. Those purposed whines, whimpers and barks definitely mean something to them; we just need some help knowing what. Now researchers at the University of Michigan are working on some...

read more
Best Tips For A Summer Road Trip With Your Dog

Best Tips For A Summer Road Trip With Your Dog

There’s nothing quite like the open road in the summer, the wind in your hair, and your favorite tunes playing as you head out on a new adventure! And when your furry best friend is riding beside you, it’s even better. Whether it’s exploring new hiking trails,...

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Weight Management: Give Your Dog’s Joints A Break

Weight Management: Give Your Dog’s Joints A Break

Keeping our dogs at a healthy weight is more than just about looking good—it's crucial for their joint health and overall well-being. When dogs carry extra pounds, it puts unnecessary stress on their joints, which can lead to pain and mobility issues down the line....

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Is It Safe For My Dog To Have Vitamins And Supplements?

Is It Safe For My Dog To Have Vitamins And Supplements?

You've probably noticed there are tons of supplements and vitamins out there focused on giving our dogs health boosts. You may even wonder what the difference between vitamins and supplements even is, and if you can give your dog vitamins and supplements. At Bernie's...

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Cartilage Health In Dogs: How To Protect And Preserve It

Cartilage Health In Dogs: How To Protect And Preserve It

Cartilage might not be the first thing that pops into your head when you think about your dog's health – but it should be up there. This tough, flexible tissue is what supports every leap for a frisbee and every sit for a treat. Keeping it in the best condition you...

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Does Your Dog’s Exercise Regime Support Mobility?

Does Your Dog’s Exercise Regime Support Mobility?

Mobility is fundamental to your dog's life. It's what allows them to explore their world, enjoy playtime, and live comfortably. But not all exercises are beneficial for maintaining or improving this really important aspect of their health. The impact of an exercise...

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Green Lipped Mussels for Dogs Joint Health

Green Lipped Mussels for Dogs Joint Health

When we talk about joint health in dogs, we're talking about what is a real pain point for our four-legged friends. Arthritis and dysplasia are the common joint conditions that make life tough for many dogs. You've likely heard about (or given) Glucosamine,...

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