Dog Care

Woman Leaves Dog in Hot Car, Officer Gets Justice in Ironically Named Town

It was a warm day just two hours south of Albuquerque, New Mexico when a police officer was dispatched to a local supermarket to investigate a dog left a hot car. When Officer Kreischer arrived on the scene, in the ironically named town of Truth or Consequences, he found a dog with no air conditioning …

Enter To Win A Chance For A Months Supply Of Free Food For Your Dog. And Your Favorite Shelter!

Who doesn’t love the idea of feeding shelter dogs? Well, here’s your chance to not only feed them, but to provide them with warm blankets and fun toys. Need more? How about a 30-day supply of super healthy dog food for your pup? Done. iHeartDogs.com and “I and love and you” are partnering up for this …

Thanks to You, Harvey Went from Hungry to Happy

Everyone loves a happy ending and it’s out absolute privilege to bring you success stories that are a direct result of your purchases through iHeartDogs. Our partnership with GreaterGood means that your every item you buy on our site makes a difference. Today we get to introduce you to Harvey, who was a recipient of …

Labor Day: 5 Fun Ways To Celebrate With Your Best Dog Friend

(Image Credit: Getty Images) Labor Day is coming up on September 2nd in 2019! For many of us, Labor Day is the last real summer hurrah. So of course we want to celebrate it with our family members, including the furry ones! With fall closing in and cold weather on the horizon, many people choose to …

8 Irresponsible Dog Owners You’ve Met Who Are Just The Absolute Worst

(Picture Credit: Matteo Proietti / EyeEm/Getty Images) September is Responsible Dog Ownership month. That’s all well and good because you’re probably an amazing dog owner. You stay informed, you follow safety tips, and you do what’s best for your pup. But there are those other dog owners out there who make things worse for the rest …

Can I Give My Dog Advil? Is Advil Safe For Dogs?

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) “Can I give my dog Advil?” You probably ask this question if your dog suffers from minor aches and pains. Humans often use Advil, a brand name of ibuprofen, to treat pain, but can you give it to your dog? The answer to that question is no, you cannot give Advil …

Hypothyroidism In Dogs: Causes, Symptoms, And Treatments

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) Hypothyroidism in dogs is a disorder where the thyroid gland in the neck doesn’t secrete enough thyroxine, a hormone that controls metabolism. This means that a dog’s body is no longer able to convert food into fuel at an appropriate rate. Age, breed, lifestyle, and exposure to certain substances can all influence …

Why Do Dogs Howl? 5 Reasons

No matter where you live, you almost certainly have had the experience of being out on the stoop or porch late at night and hearing the unmistakable sound of dogs howling in the distance. So, why do dogs howl? Researchers believe that dog howling is bound up in dog genetics. The ancient dog breeds are …

Abandoned By His Family, Your IHD Purchases Saved Kilo From Certain Death

Part of each sale through the iHeartDogs store is donated to Greater Good, which helps support various charities. Thanks to customers like you, happy endings, like the one below, are made possible. Kilo was about 5-years-old when his owners surrendered him to a Mississippi kill shelter. Although the 100+ pound Akita mix never showed any signs of aggression, they feared …

5 Ways To Help Your Dog Adjust To ‘Back To School’ Month

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) August is Back To School Month, and the season for school starting up again runs all the way into September. The long summer days are slowly getting shorter and discount retailers are putting out notebooks, pens, and calculators. If you have kids, you attend school, or you work in a school, …