We’ve selected some of our favorite sites to share here and you’ll find many more at our sister site, TheDogList.com.
TheDogList.com is a handpicked directory 250+ of the most useful websites for dog lovers. Find resources to adopt a new dog, find a lost dog, get out and about with your dog, and more — all in one place!
Keep Your Dog Healthy
With PetCoach.co, get direct advice from verified vets, trainers, nutritionists and other pet experts with the “Ask a Vet” feature or peruse their extensive catalog (400K+ articles) of expert-authored answers to questions you didn’t know you had. While the site mentions a fee may apply for in-depth consultations, online reviewers of the site rave about the reliable advice they’ve received at no charge. Download the free PetCoach app, too.
Find information about senior dog health concerns, breed-specific health concerns, along with disease descriptions, genetic testing information, and more at the American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation site. With the mission of advancing the health of all dogs by funding scientific research and sharing information to prevent, treat, and cure canine disease, the organization provides a number of useful resources.
Train Your Dog
Are you ready to lose an afternoon? Visit the San Francisco SPCA’s Behavior Resource Library and peruse through their exhaustive library of articles targeted towards improving your relationship with your dog through a better understanding of his or her behavior. Read online or download PDF versions of the articles to read later or share with others. Happy learning!
Get Out With Your Dog!
At BringFido.com, browse and book pet-friendly lodging from more than 25,000 offerings worldwide. While you’re at the site, search dog-friendly events, activities, services, and more by location.
DogTrekker is your go-to guide to dog-friendly California. Find everything from dog-friendly hikes, off-leash beaches, restaurants, and hotels to dog-friendly events, wineries, and breweries. Not in California, no problem – use the site to get inspiration to find fun activities near you.
Shop BarkShop for fun (and seasonally-themed) toys and goodies! At BarkShop, you’ll get access to MOST of the BarkBox goodies, without springing for the full subscription.
Dog & Co.has unique and fun finds for your dog, including those from smaller, boutique branks, and the option to shop by theme. Celebrating a Gotcha Day? Looking for something hand-crafted in the USA? You’ll find all that and more at Dog & Co.
Chewy.com reigns supreme in customer service and cost competitiveness with 24/7 support and free 1-2 day shipping for orders of $49+. Set-up auto-ship deliveries for your food and treats for convenience and to receive additional discounts. Have other pets in the home? You can shop here for your cats and other small animals, too!
Orvis is not only an outdoor recreation outfitter, but they also LOVE dogs too! Their dog section boasts a huge selection of high-quality cozy beds and home goods like blankets to protect your dog’s favorite sleeping spot — your couch. Find travel and safety gear, all-weather jackets, and a great selection of gifts that can be personalized for your dog.
Why do our pups NEVER get into trouble during the middle of the day? If you find yourself with a dog that has ingested something questionable, visit the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center. In addition to a wealth of information about what is and is not toxic to dogs and cats, there’s a dedicated 24/7 hotline open 365 days a year; a $65 fee may apply to consult with a pet poison expert.
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