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The Link Between Diet and Domestication, or Is My Dog Designed to Eat Grains?


Evolution of the Domestic Dog

Remains similar to domestic dogs have been found in burial sites in Siberia dating back as far as 33000 years ago. Similar remains have been found at archeological sites throughout the Middle East whose origins go back 10000 years ago.

6 Most Important Tips for Bathing Your Dog

Many dogs love to take a bath, but there are just as many who don't like it at all. But bathing your buddy is a fact of living with a four-legged partner, and if you use these tips, every bath is going to be a little easier and more fun for the both of you.


Dealing With Pests and Wildlife Naturally and Effectively

As animal lovers and purveyors of safe, natural and organic products for pets, we certainly don’t want to expose them to unnecessary threats from pesticides and other chemicals that can cause them harm, health issues or even death. But at the same time, we don’t want them aggravated by problems with pests, wildlife and other potentially dangerous animals.


9 Organic Pet Foods to Consider

Most people pay plenty of attention to the types of food they consume.   Whether the food is from a local farmer's market or it's the organic ingredients, do these people do the same for their four-legged family members?

Natural Products for Our Pets' Skin Care

The sales of popular pet care products are expected to reach almost $63 billion dollars this year. Although many of us purchase toys and treats for our animals, it doesn’t mean we’re stuck with traditional remedies when it comes to more natural solutions that are available. 

Senior dog perks: 7 years wiser, needs love all year long

  Science is continuing to improve the lifespan of not only humans but pets too. To put age into perspective, a 7-year-old dog is equivalent to a 49-year-old owner. A 7-year-old cat is equivalent to a 45-year-old owner.

911 emergency, take care of my dog for me

In a dog’s lifespan, a family could have as many as 2,000 arguments over everything from cleanup duty to training to the dog’s whereabouts during vacations. Oddly enough, none of the top 20 human versus pet arguments include who’s left in charge should the pet owner pass away naturally or how to handle a pet during an emergency.