Pet Care Center: Dog

The PetMD Pet Care Center provides you with useful information about grooming, nutrition, training and wellness for your pet.


Puppy Vaccinations and Shots: Important Vaccination Schedule for Your Dog

Getting your puppy the proper vaccinations and shots is important to ensure the health of your puppy. Here is a list of common puppy vaccinations and a timeline for when you should...
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Where to Get a Puppy: Pup Shelters, Pet Shops and Breeders

Pet shops aren’t the only or best place to get a puppy—dog shelters and breeders are great options too! Read on for the best options for finding a pup.
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How to Treat Hot Spots on Dogs

Hot spots, or moist eczemas, are a less than desirable skin irritation seen in pets. Learn about the causes of & how to treat hot spots on dogs on petMD.
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