All dogs need exercise, but some need more than others. High energy breeds like Border Collies, Jack Russell Terriers, and Australian Shepherds need an unbelievable amount of daily exercise and mental stimulation. Even lazy, low-energy breeds need regular exercise, like a walk around the neighborhood or playing at the dog park. Read on to learn which breeds are the most energetic, how to keep your dog entertained, dog training, dog classes, and more.
Teach Your Dog How to “Boogie”
Did you ever see the show Soul Train? It was a television show back in the 1970s where dancers with the grooviest moves would boogie non-stop to the best music of the time. We called it “getting down with the boogie” back then 🙂 Well, today, I want to show you how...read more
Walking Your Overweight Dog Toward Weight Loss
One of the greatest things you can do to ensure that your pup lives a long, happy life, is to take care of their health – as you would any family member. And, if that means putting an obese dog on a diet and exercise regime, so be it. Obesity is not just a modern...read more
Dog Exercises: Fun Ideas To Get Your Dog To Move!
You want your four-legged friend to be around for a long time. And you’d do anything for him or her — they’re like family members! But, let’s face it: we live in a time where we’re constantly busy and over-scheduled. Many times Fido’s care gets pushed to the bottom of...read more
Have a Fat Dog? (what causes obesity in dogs and how to fix it)
If you’re like most dog owners, you love your pooch unconditionally. You might even spoil him or her...a lot. And that's completely normal! We all do it! If you overdo it, though, you could unintentionally make him obese – and this could result in some pretty serious...read more
Dogs are one of the most popular household pets in America. With their loving, loyal, and unique personalities, there’s no question how they earned the title of man (and woman’s) best friend! Whether you’ve been around dogs your entire life, you’re a first-time owner, or just want to learn more about this amazing animal, the Dr. Marty Dog Blog is here to help.
The Dr. Marty Pets Dog Blog aims to address all your questions, concerns, and curiosities about dogs. It’s important for dog owners to be well-informed about their companions, and to have a go-to source to answer any questions that arise. That’s what the Dr. Marty Dog Blog is here for! In the blog, you’ll find answers to your questions, as well as questions you didn’t even know you had. From topics such as basic dog care, dog grooming, what can dogs eat, most energetic breeds, best dogs for first time owners, common dog health conditions, and so much more, the Dr. Marty Dog Blog covers all things dog.