Welcome

We know you love your furry companion and we want to help you both live life to the fullest.
That’s why we’ve created Dog’s Best Life – an online magazine to provide information for dog lovers to help you keep pet happy, healthy, playful and loyal.

Prevent problem barking

By Terry Jester At best, annoying, at worst, peace shattering, noisy dogs can lead to frustration, anger, anxiety and sleep deprivation. Owners of barking dogs often feel powerless to control their pet’s barking. Neighbors just want to have their peace and quiet back.

Dogs help improve their owners’ health

By Karen A. Soukiasian It has taken the medical profession decades to learn what most dog owners already know. Dogs help improve their owners’ health! Doctors recently recognized, our body releases oxytocin, a stress-reducing hormone when we communicate and interact with our pets. Merely petting our dog lowers our blood pressure.

Choose the right pet for apartment living

By Meghan Bush People who live in apartments often face a difficult choice. They may want to add a pet to their home, must take care to choose the right pet for apartment living. Pets add so much to our lives, including companionship and mental and physical health benefits. The Centers for Disease Control report… Read the rest »

Teach old dog new tricks

By Terry Jester Although the average age for a dog in an adult dog training class seems to be between 6 and 9 months, is there an upper age limit? Is there ever a time when a dog is simply “too old" for training? According to professional dog trainers, the answer is, “no." “It is… Read the rest »

Find the perfect dog name

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By Sara B. Hansen Finding the perfect dog name for your new pup is important. As dogs have become key family members, it shouldn’t be a surprise that roughly 50 percent of all pets have human names or nicknames. Some owners name their dogs based on their appearance, for example, Blacky, Midnight or Spot. And… Read the rest »