Dog: A Comprehensive Guide

by Raymond Archambault
Published: Last Updated on
Group of twelve dogs

Dogs are an integral part of our lives. They enrich our homes, they provide companionship, and they make us laugh.

But dogs come with responsibilities, which include taking care of their basic needs.

When you own a dog, it’s important to understand how they work and what they need to stay healthy and happy.

In the world of pet care, many people look for dog-related products on the Internet.

It is very easy to find information about dogs online, but it is also very easy to fall into the trap of buying a product that does not work.

In this comprehensive guide, we will cover everything you need to know about dog care, from basic to advanced.

We will also explain how to choose the best products to help keep your dog healthy.

Things to know before buying accessories for your dog

What Size Dog Bed Do I Need?

big dog sitting on bed

Just like you, there’s no denying that your pup feels better when they get a good night’s rest. Choosing the perfect dog bed can be confusing with the wealth of options littering the market.

In this guide, we’ll review what bed is best for your dog’s needs.

Choose the best size for your dog bed

Making the good choice for your dog

The best heated dog bed in Canada

Dog bed

To choose a heated dog bed, you’ll need to consider a number of factors including its size and the size of your dog, whether you want room for one dog or multiple pups to share the bed, how it heats itself, the price, the overall quality, and its comfort level/bed style.

We want to make sure you make the right choice for your pets, so we spent 32 hours looking at 864 consumer reviews and analyzing 24 products to bring you some best heated dog beds in Canada.

Our heated dog bed guide

The best orthopedic dog bed in Canada

Bed Dog

As dogs get older, they start to experience more bone and joint pain, resulting in more musculoskeletal issues. These issues can easily become exacerbated if your dog sleeps on uncomfortable surfaces. Since dogs sleep over half the day, it is important to get senior dogs orthopedic beds that support their bone and joint health.

In this review, we will give you our opinions on the top orthopedic beds and tell you what to look for in these products in our convenient buying guide.

Our orthopedic bed guide

The best grooming table in Canada

A dog being groomed

To help you choose the right table, we analyzed 864 reviews and 24 products over 31 hours to develop a list of some of the best dog grooming tables in Canada. We looked at both full grooming tables and grooming arms to give you plenty of choice.

Our goal is to help you find a table that suits your dog’s size, your grooming requirements, and your grooming experience. We selected the best products based on their price, quality, usability, versatility, and safety.

Our grooming table guide

How to properly use your new accessories for your dog

How to Wash a Dog Bed

dog sitting on bed

Just as you keep your bedsheets clean and smelling fresh, it’s equally important to wash your pup’s bed frequently, perhaps even more than your bed. While dogs bring wags and love to any room, they track debris and mud from outside straight to their beds.

In this guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know on how to wash a dog bed for your pup, so they can have a comfortable space to rest their head.

Wash your dog bed

How to Calm a Dog for Grooming?

man brushing a dog

In this guide, we’ll explore the ins and outs of how to calm a dog for grooming, whether you’re passing off the scissors to an expert or wielding them in your hand.

You’ll learn a few pointers for keeping your furry friend calm while tending to their locks.

Calm your dog for grooming

How to Restrain a Dog While Grooming?

dog during grooming session

As any professional groomer will know, understanding your dog’s aggressive behaviour will allow you to counteract and deal with their aggression in the right way. Dogs are smart animals, which means they’re not being difficult out of spite.

Forcefully restraining your pup can result in them struggling more, and that’s the last thing you need. In this guide, dog owners will learn the ins and outs of how to restrain a dog while grooming and avoid injuries. It’ll also be a pleasant experience for you and your pup.

Restrain your dog while grooming

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