The Doggie Bowl

Discover advice and tips from experts on how to be the best dog mom or dad to your furry best friend Your Dog! We even have stories from dog parents like you and fun ways to celebrate our pooches. Search by category or tags to find the best content for you.

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Why Does My Dog Cry?

By: Sydney Pokard

June 22, 2021 • 3 mins read

Have you ever wondered why your dog cries? This crying, which is more appropriately termed whimpering or whining, is your dog’s way of communicating many different things. There is no exact canine behavior that translates to the type of crying…

Advice

How to Register your Dog to Become a Therapy Dog

By: Warren Austin

June 16, 2021 • 8 mins read

If you’re anything like me, there are some days that you can’t imagine getting through without your dog. The type of emotional connection and support dogs can give you wordlessly can’t be matched. That’s why therapy dogs can be so…

Outings

New City? No Problem! How to Help Your Dog Adjust

By: Kaylee Weeks

June 15, 2021 • 6 mins read

Moving cities can be fun and an opportunity for new adventure, but a lot of us are creatures of habit (our dogs included) and moving can come along with stress! How can you bring your pup along for the adventure…

Advice

An Unexpected Reason Your Dog May Experience Anxiety

By: Heidi Walker

June 9, 2021 • 4 mins read

Is displaying fearful or nervous behaviors? Are you unsure if something happened to cause your dog to behave in such a manner? Or maybe you’re thinking to yourself “why does my dog have bad anxiety?” Well, don’t worry. There are…

Advice

Dear Mary Puppins: My Dog is Fearful of her Harness

By: Hannah Richter

May 24, 2021 • 5 mins read

Hannah Richter (aka Mary Puppins) is a certified dog trainer and current instructor at Andrea Arden Dog Training in NYC. If you have something you want to ask Mary Puppins be sure to email us at woof@dogspotted.com!

Advice

Dear Mary Puppins: How do I Best Travel with a Dog?

By: Hannah Richter

May 24, 2021 • 4 mins read

Hannah Richter (aka Mary Puppins) is a certified dog trainer and current instructor at Andrea Arden Dog Training in NYC. If you have something you want to ask Mary Puppins be sure to email us at woof@dogspotted.com!

Wellness

Can Dogs Sense your Emotions?

By: Heidi Walker

May 24, 2021 • 6 mins read

Sometimes there are days where nobody seems to understand me. Well, I take that back —nobody aside from my best friend. He’s quiet and has his quirks like running around in circles, sniffing random objects, or chasing birds out of…

Paw-renthood

Can All Dogs Naturally Swim?

By: Kelly Kantrowitz

May 10, 2021 • 5 mins read

Does have a rebarkable love for running towards any body of water in sight? Does have a proclivity for making appaws-worthy dives into the lake by your home? Or, have you noticed your favorite tail-wagger bolts away from water as…

Advice

Dear Mary Puppins: My Puppy is a Night Owl!

By: Hannah Richter

April 6, 2021 • 4 mins read

Hannah Richter (aka Mary Puppins) is a certified dog trainer and current instructor at Andrea Arden Dog Training in NYC. If you have something you want to ask Mary Puppins be sure to email us at woof@dogspotted.com!

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