Mabel the Rescue Dog

Encourage Dog Lovers to Adopt 💕

Most humans assume that only mean dogs growl. They think that when a dog growls, it’s meant to be scary and frightening. Sure, it seems that way on TV, but in real life, growling can be different for every dog. So, what could growling mean for your dog? (Click title to read more!)

I used to always think this topic was something that all dog parents agreed with. However, I have been seeing a lot of dogs roaming free lately, even in public areas. Even if a dog is extremely well-behaved, they still need a leash for most of the time. Some dog parents seem to think leashes are optional, but I want to share why I think they’re so important. (Click title to read more!)

When I first came up with this article idea, I had no idea that a majority of the population would get the chance to work from home. As a freelance writer, Molly always works from home with me by her side, but ever since the coronavirus pandemic started, it’s become more of a norm for people. (Click title to read more!)

I don’t usually like to call anyone “bad”, but there are certain actions people do that can be considered good or bad. Dogs are known for being loving and forgiving, no matter how a human treats them. However, research actually suggests that dogs can clearly differentiate a “good” person from a “bad” person. (Click title to read more!)

With so many humans getting COVID-19, there just aren’t enough tests for everyone! Luckily, dogs might be able to provide a solution for this problem. Dogs have been known to sniff out different human health concerns such as cancer and low blood sugar, so scientists are currently looking to see if these pups can also smell the coronavirus. (Click title to read more!)

If you walk your dog in new areas often, chances are that you’ve seen a dog with a yellow ribbon. These yellow ribbons are usually tied to the dog’s leash or collar, and they’re for so much more than just decoration. Yellow ribbons are actually very important for the dogs that have them, so I think all dog lovers should be aware of their significance. (Click title to read more!)

I’ve seen lots of dogs that have cropped ears and docked tails. For some breeds, it might even seem normal, but that’s the sad part. I want to bring attention to procedures like this because many people do think it’s normal for certain breeds, but that shouldn’t be the case. Anyone who thinks that needs to hear this from a dog’s perspective. (Click title to read more!)

It’s no secret that kids love dogs. They always want to cuddle us and give us as many hugs and kisses as possible. While it might look cute in pictures and videos, people need to consider how dogs feel in these situations. As sweet as kids can be, they can also be intimidating for a dog. That’s why it’s important for all kids to know how to properly behave around animals. (Click title to read more!)

Everyone makes mistakes, even the best dogs and the best dog parents. Therefore, it’s important to acknowledge your mistakes and learn from them, especially when it comes to caring for your pup. So, here are some of the most common mistakes that dog parents make. If you’re one of them, that’s okay! Humans can always improve for their dogs! (Click title to read more!)

It’s a common rumor that dogs and cats are sworn enemies. In cartoons and movies, the dogs and cats always seem to be plotting against each other. However, that’s not exactly real life. Sure, some dogs and cats can have their feuds, but for the most part, dogs and cats don’t actually hate each other, especially if they’re properly introduced. (Click title to read more!)