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Have Your Seen Where Your Dog Food is Made?

When you think about a facility that produces dog food, do images of conveyer belts, giant vats,  and push brooms removing sloppy waste from the floor may come to mind? Dog food and dog food factories don’t always inspire confidence in people, especially when we are constantly bombarded with recalls, warnings, and health scares surrounding …

Have You Seen Where Your Dog Food is Made?

When you think about a facility that produces dog food, do images of conveyer belts, giant vats,  and push brooms removing sloppy waste from the floor may come to mind? Dog food and dog food factories don’t always inspire confidence in people, especially when we are constantly bombarded with recalls, warnings, and health scares surrounding …

The Long Term Cost of Cheap Dog Food

The dog food market presents a dizzying array of choices for pet parents. Before you decide which particular brand or formula to feed your pupper, it’s important to understand the different types of food that are available and how they may impact your budget and your dog. Whether you are new to the pet parenting …

You Whisked This Great Dane Out Of A Kill-Shelter And Into A Happy Home

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. Thanks to a grant from GreaterGood.org funded by the iHeartDogs.com community, Sheba was given a second chance at life! Sheba is one of a large number of …

4 Things You Don’t Know About Dry Dog Food

If you love your dog, and we know you do, you might want to start thinking about his food the way you do your own.  Do you wonder why every piece of kibble is the exact same shape? Are you curious how kibble can sit in a pantry for years at a time and not …

7 Of The Most Awesome Video Game Dogs

(Picture Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Dogs make our lives better. They make our virtual lives in video games better, too. Sometimes the canines we meet in video game adventures are friends, sometimes they’re foes, and sometimes they’re heroes. From loyal to lovable, creepy to courageous, here are some of the most awesome pups from your …

Can Dogs Have Olive Oil? Is Olive Oil Safe For Dogs?

(Picture Credit: Liliya Kulianionak/Getty Images) Olive oil is a staple for many people in their diet. It is found in kitchen pantries everywhere. So can dogs have olive oil, too? The quick answer is yes, dogs can have olive oil. But there many things to consider when deciding to add olive oil to your pup’s …

Dear Labby: What’s Supposed To Happen At A Doggy Play Date?

(Picture Credit: Getty Images) One of our DogTime fans has a question for Dear Labby about doggy play dates! She writes: Dear Labby, My pup made some dog friends at doggy daycare, and I’m very happy to see that he’s getting along with his new pals so well. In fact, one of the other dog …

Epilepsy In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

(Picture Credit: Fernando Trabanco Fotografía/Getty Images) Epilepsy in dogs is a neurological condition marked by an abnormal burst of electrical energy to the brain, which causes the body to malfunction in several ways. Dogs may lose consciousness during an epileptic seizure, but not always. Epileptic attacks can recur anywhere from monthly to several times a day, …

Beloved Arson Dog Hears His Final Radio Dispatch Before He Is Laid To Rest

After 6 years of dedicated service, Clearwater Fire & Rescue Department had to say a tough goodbye to one of their hardest workers. With tears in their eyes, they sat next to their beloved partner as he listened to his final radio dispatch. Quincy was a 12 year old Labrador mix that served his community …