Jennifer Nelson
Jennifer Nelson

Jennifer Nelson

Jennifer Nelson is a respected, awarding winner pet writer who has shared her knowledge of dogs and cats for over a decade, writing for many pet publications and consumer magazines. She's always got a dog by her side.
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Yes, but it's complicated.
Knowing your furry friend's lifespan can help you give them better care.
Turns out there's a little more to it than multiplying by seven.
Here's what you should do before giving your furry friend the fall treat.
Maybe you think you've got the fastest dog at the dog park. Find out how fast dogs can actually run and what breeds are the fastest.
Take your pup to the groomer's every six weeks like clockwork? You may be wondering how much should you tip. Find out more here.
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Ever wonder how the heck your dog always knows it's time for supper or to go to the park? Yes, he likely has some kind of internal clock for timekeeping.
Find out more about deciphering barks.
Take your pup to the groomer's every six weeks like clockwork? You may be wondering how much should you tip. Find out more here.
Ever wonder how the heck your dog always knows it's time for supper or to go to the park? Yes, he likely has some kind of internal clock for timekeeping.
Find out more about deciphering barks.
If you've ever glanced over at your dog and noticed he winked at you, you're not seeing things. Dogs can and do wink. Find out more about what the behavior might mean.
If you've got a dog who loves to roll over for a belly rub, this scratch-fest is a nice way to bond with your pooch. But not every dog loves the belly rub. Find out more.
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Your dog knows when it's dinner time, when he gets to go for a walk, and who the dog across the street is, doesn't that mean he has a pretty good memory? Read on to learn more.
See why your dog really loves you unconditionally.
It's more than just cute-factor.
If you're lucky enough to have a canine cuddler, you may wonder why your dog likes to cuddle under the comfy blanket? Not that we're complaining.
What should you do if you have Hydrangeas in the yard where your kitty goes? Find out what a veterinarian says you can do.
Does your dog love to tote a stick twice his size home from every walk? Here's why he does it and what you should know about it.
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Your pup is storing his extras away, but the holes in your yard are less than ideal.
Wondering if your beautiful blooming roses are toxic to your cat? Here's what you should know about these spring and summer blooms.
Love a lawn full of hydrangea shrubs? Make sure your dog doesn't eat those showy blooms.
If you think your pup has run into poison ivy or poison oak, here's what you need to know.
Ever wonder why your dog endlessly spins trying to catch her tail? Here's what veterinarians have to say about it.
If you have a yapper, these tips will help you break the habit.
From foul smells to allergies, here's everything you need to know about why your dog may take a dive into the grass.