All Posts by Megan Kriss

About the Author

Megan Kriss has been a writer and editor for about five years and a lover of dogs for her whole life. She lives in Georgia with her Border Collie and Chow Chow mix, Ginger, her two cats, Pepper and Misha, and her fiance, Matthew.

Sharpening clipper blades

How to Sharpen Dog Clippers (Safely!)

By Megan Kriss | Dog Grooming

It’s important that dog clippers are sharp, both for ease of use and the safety of your furry companion. Here’s a guide to sharpening clippers, so they cut smoothly and without pulling hair. Keeping your dog’s hair trimmed isn’t just important for aesthetic reasons, but also for their health and safety. Unfortunately, trying to groom […]

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9 Best Apartment Breeds

9 Best Dog Breeds for Apartments

By Megan Kriss | Dog Breeds

Looking for a canine companion that will thrive in an apartment setting? Here are nine of the best dog breeds for apartment living. It can be difficult to find a dog that can adapt well to an apartment setting. Don’t get me wrong, dogs can make great apartment pets, but that doesn’t mean every dog […]

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Why won't my dog drink

Why Won’t My Dog Drink Water?

By Megan Kriss | Dog Health

Can’t figure out why your dog won’t drink water? Don’t worry yet. Here are the most common reasons a dog won’t drink, ranging from simple to severe. It can be frustrating when your dog is either drinking less than normal or not drinking at all. Dehydration is very dangerous for dogs. It disrupts the body’s […]

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How to Clean a Dog Water Fountain

How to Clean a Dog Water Fountain

By Megan Kriss | Dog Health

Not sure how to clean your dog’s water fountain? Here’s a step by step guide to cleaning a water fountain safely and effectively. Did you know your dog’s bowl is the fourth germiest place in your house, according to the National Sanitation Foundation? In fact, your dog’s bowl can be home to bacteria like E. […]

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Licking the air

Why Does My Dog Lick The Air?

By Megan Kriss | Dog Behaviour

Does your dog lick the air? This behavior can be adorable, but also concerning if you aren’t sure what’s causing it. Let’s talk about some possible reasons that your dog licks the air and what you can do about them. Sometimes it seems like dogs will lick just about anything. They lick themselves, you, their […]

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Why do dogs dig at their bed

Why Do Dogs Dig Their Beds?

By Megan Kriss | Dog Behaviour

Have you noticed your dog digging their bed? It can be confusing when a dog does this, but it’s rarely something serious. Let’s look at why dogs dig at their beds and how you can handle it. We’ve all seen dogs walk in circles before settling, but what about scratching their bed? Most dogs do […]

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