Dr. Marty Pets Blog

Featuring articles on dog health, exercise, and nutrition. Dr. Marty’s dog blog answers questions regarding what kind of people foods dogs can eat, the best dog nutrition, dog breeds, and much more.

Cats are independent critters, but we’re still responsible for their well-being. Read more to learn about the best cat nutrition, important aspects of cat health, human foods cats can eat, and more!

Human Food For Dogs: Can Dogs Eat Eggs?

Human Food For Dogs: Can Dogs Eat Eggs?

There are quite a few natural foods and whole foods you can share that are good for dogs and their health. And one of those foods just happens to be eggs. So, when you ask yourself, Can dogs eat eggs? you should know, the answer is: yes. Yes, they can. Egg Nutrition...

What is a Puppy Cut and Why Is It So Popular?

What is a Puppy Cut and Why Is It So Popular?

The puppy cut is one of the more popular haircuts for dogs. But it can mean different things to different groomers. If you simply ask for a “puppy cut,” the groomer will likely want to learn more before they get out their scissors and shears. Let’s take a look at what...

Human Food For Dogs: Can Dogs Eat Avocado?

Human Food For Dogs: Can Dogs Eat Avocado?

Avocados are known as a human superfood – they’re packed with healthy fats, vitamins, antioxidants, and fiber.1 So, naturally, if there’s a super healthy food that you love, you want to share its benefits with your dog. But, can dogs eat avocado? Many human foods are...

Why You Should Never Declaw Your Cat

Why You Should Never Declaw Your Cat

While you love your cat, if you’re being honest, there are times when they can act in ways that are a little upsetting. This is especially true if they decide to dig their razor-sharp claws into that expensive couch you just bought! But no matter how much your cat...

Nutritionally Balanced Homemade Dog Food Recipes

Nutritionally Balanced Homemade Dog Food Recipes

These days, finding healthy foods for your family is easier than ever. With an abundance of farmers markets, the farm-to-table movement, and an overall desire to know where your food comes from, it is no surprise that people want to make sure their dogs, too, are...

Play This Game for a Sharper Dog

Play This Game for a Sharper Dog

I want to share my 3 pups’ favorite game. They go absolutely crazy for this game — plus it’s made them more alert and more focused. As you know, active playtime is key to keeping your pup mentally enriched… And for strengthening your bond even further. That’s why,...

Recognizing Pancreas Problems & Issues in Dogs

Recognizing Pancreas Problems & Issues in Dogs

Just like humans, dogs can suffer from all kinds of painful health conditions, including pancreas problems. It’s up to each person as a responsible pet owner to watch for signs of discomfort and get your pooch to the veterinarian when necessary. Pancreatitis is a...