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Published: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:02:55 -0500


Tips That Will Help You To Prepare Hunting Dogs For Hunting

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:22:57 -0500

Want to take your dog for hunting? If yes, then here are some tips that can help for novice hunters- but you should consider thoroughly following through.

Shetland Sheepdog - Companion and Herding Dog

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:02:14 -0500

Shetland Sheepdogs (Shelties) is primarily a companion dog today, however, it retains the agility to perform well in trials. These intelligent, playful, and quick dogs make good pets for first time owners.

Am I a Trainer or a Dog Owner?

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 06:54:08 -0500

Direct your canine through the procedure of executing another conduct, remunerating gradual steps en route. The objective of every instructional meeting is to show signs of improvement results than the last time.

Top Ten Causes And Treatments For Dog's Constipation

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:15:02 -0500

As humans, dogs do suffer from the condition of constipation. To find how to protect your dog from this health issue and how to prevent it, learn here about the causes and treatments of dog constipation.

Helping Your Pet Cope With Growing Older

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:46:27 -0500

The little puppy you brought home ten or so years ago was a romping, roly-poly ball of fur. It jumped on your sofa with abandon and never minded a little rough play.

Can Dogs Eat Honey?

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:28:45 -0500

Dog or pet owners, namely those who themselves love honey, might wonder whether or not it is safe for pets to have honey. Whether you are a dog, cat, or other pet owner, or simply love animals, the answer to this question is yes. But, like every food/treat you are going to feed animals, it is important to know the deviations to this answer. And yes, there are some things dog owners have to know prior to feeding their dogs or cats honey.

How To Find The Right Dog Food

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 13:32:38 -0500

Make sure that your dog is healthy and happy. Give him the right and nutritious food. Ask a reliable vet now.

Rhodesian Ridgebacks, AKA The African Lion Dog

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 08:26:48 -0500

The Rhodesian Ridgeback is an intelligent, independent, and energetic dog breed to hunt large game - including lions in southern Africa. This dog is athletic, friendly and protective of family, so it can serve as a guard dog. It is equally at home going for a jog or lounging around the house.

Safety Guidelines for Dogs in Campsites

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:38:04 -0500

Let your dog stay hydrated. Always provide water and shade to your dog to prevent overheating during a trip. Observe your canine pet for any signs, like too much panting, and take water breaks regularly while hiking or doing other activities.

Tools for Grooming Pet Dogs

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:37:41 -0500

Whatever breed of dog you have, you need grooming tools. The recommendation of experts is to maintain a habit of grooming your dog at a very young age. Grooming will then become a way to pleasantly bond with your pet, and make it a part of its regular routine.

Basic Accesories Needed for Your Pet Dog

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 13:37:08 -0500

In order for your dog to remain happy, healthy and contented, be sure to provide your pet with the basic equipment - such as bedding, grooming tools, bowls and toys. If it is your first time to own a dog, congratulations! This is the start of many years of fun and love-filled relationship with your canine buddy.

Say No To Puppy Farms

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 10:14:02 -0500

In my eighteen years working in the pet care industry, I have seen a massive increase in the puppy farming industry. As demand for cheaper, pure bred and designer puppies increases, this despicable trade booms and the last year we have cared for numerous puppies who were purchased cheaply over the internet, from newspaper adverts and in some cases pet shops. All with fake documentation. The majority required immediate veterinary treatment, while others died from preventable diseases such as parvovirus, indicative of the puppy mill industry.

Dignified, Clever, and Proud Hunter - The Poodle

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:53:57 -0500

The title describes common characteristics of the Poodle breed, regardless of size. A popular breed that also dates back to the 14th Century, the Poodles duties have been widely varied, a tribute to the intelligence and athleticism of the dog.

What You Need To Know About Dog Walking

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:46:53 -0500

If you own a dog, it's recommended that you walk him regularly. According to experts, there are plenty of benefits that come with it. Some of these benefits include:

6 Effective Remedies to Treat Dog Urinary Tract Infections Naturally

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 14:05:48 -0500

Urinary tract infections in dogs can be very painful. Although there are lots of treatments available in the market, natural remedies are the best. Hence, in this write-up, we have discussed about some pertinent natural relief remedies for urinary tract infections in canines.

5 Obvious Threats for Not Regularly De-Worming Your Pet

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 11:18:19 -0500

It is the duty of every pet owner to regularly de-worm their pet. But if you do not conduct this activity on a regular basis, then the pet has to face certain peculiar threats. Let us look at some of them in this write-up.

How To House Train a Puppy - Helpful Tips

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 09:02:58 -0500

House training a puppy may take some time but in order for you to successfully do this, it will take patience, consistency and of course, positive..

The Smallest Terrier - Norfolk Terrier

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:14:18 -0500

While the Norfolk Terrier is the smallest of the terrier breeds, it has a huge presence and is worth considering as a family pet. This little dog is sturdy, hearty, loves people, lives long, and loves to play. They make great apartment dwellers or first time pets.

Picking the Perfect Pound Pooch For Dog Training and Companionship

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:25:03 -0500

Bringing a dog home from a shelter can be an uplifting and rewarding experience. Before that can happen, careful attention needs to be paid to the type of dog that is selected. Here are some tips to help with the selection process.

Four Parallels Between Dog Training and Parenting

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:02:44 -0500

Many pet owners refer to their animals as the "babies" of their family, but there are several ways in which a parent can benefit from seeing their child from the perspective of an animal trainer. Try using these dog training ideas while parenting.

5 Ways to Make Your Dog Tolerate Nail Trimming Activity

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:14:06 -0500

Nail trimming exercise in dogs is a difficult proposition. In this write-up, let us look at the different ways you make your doggy tolerate this nail trimming activity.

Some Tips On How To Reduce Joint Pain In Dogs

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:11:49 -0500

If you consider yourself a dog lover, you should know some tips on how to ensure your dog is in good health always and does not experience any physical discomfort. And if it does, you should know what to do since dogs do not really know how to express how they are feeling. You, as their human, should be very observant of how they are feeling, how they act and how they respond to certain situations.

Training Seymour

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:24:37 -0500

I have to laugh at the phrase: Training Seymour. Not because there isn't a whole lot of training required with a new dog but with some dogs, maybe specifically rescue dogs, the bulk of the necessary learning is by the human.

Discount Dog Toys Keep Your Puppies Happily Engaged in Play

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:55:48 -0500

It is in the nature of children (and adults) to play. It is fun. It is recreational and you get some exercise. Dogs understand the health benefits of playing with toys as a way to keep fit and improve mental agility, much like humans do with their kids. It is also necessary to play with humans and toys so that the humans keep fit too.

A Luxury Dog Bed to Pamper and Spoil Your Pet

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:55:47 -0500

It would be a cruel pet parent who would let his pooch sleep on the bare floor or, horrors of horrors, outside in the dog house. The dog is the light of your life and your trusted, devoted companion. If he likes to monopolize sofas and couches, it is only fitting that he deserve a comfortable bed he can call his own should he ever feel the need to relax and do some serious thinking, napping or dreaming or all of them in no particular order.

Every Dog Has His Day - Every Day With Dog Boutique Accessories

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:55:44 -0500

Every dog has his day is an old, trite saying which no longer holds much water given the fact that dog owners consider dog as not only their best friend but also as a family member or even a surrogate child. In this case the dog gets the best treatment, perhaps one that rivals the love they would give to their child.

Naming A Dog

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:26:11 -0500

Helpful ideas from a dog owner on naming your new pet. The toys my pet dog loves to play with most, and some quirky personality traits of my pet dog.

Manchester Terriers - Not a Small Doberman!

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:24:57 -0500

Manchester Terriers only look like small Doberman Pinchers, the reality is that they are a terrier through and through. This athletic little dog is great for playing games and agility courses. They make good watch dogs and great companion dogs, as long as you do not own small pets!

What Dog Breed Should You Get?

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:40:53 -0500

There are 340 dog breeds worldwide. Which one is right for you? Here are the right and wrong things you should be looking for to help make your decision.

LoWchen - Lion, Companion, and Ancient Dog

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:46:16 -0500

The Lowchen was popular in the 1400s and nearly became extinct in the 1940s. This dog was breed to be a companion dog of the rich and upper class. While it no longer is only for the rich and famous, it is still a great companion dog and loves to be with people.

Sensitivity to Dogs Vanishes From This Moment

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:21:56 -0500

High five, charms! Are you fretted that as a pet allergen, you can't adopt the puppy? Hereby Sensitivity to dogs vanishes from this moment. You can adopt certain puppy breeds at this moment.

Dog Bite Laws: What Is Breed Specific Legislation?

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 11:30:48 -0500

Beginning in the late 1980's, cities and towns across America began to see a new trend in dog bite attack cases. Reports of large, vicious dogs with strong jaws and naturally bad attitudes became leading headlines in newspapers and on TV. In response, some cities enacted breed specific legislation to ban breeds believed to be predisposed to be vicious dogs. The ordinances are controversial, and have been challenged in municipalities where they have been enacted, but have thus far withstood all challenges.

How to End Puppy Play Biting

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:01:52 -0500

What's cuter than a puppy? Very few things, that's for sure! Raising a puppy, just like raising a toddler, is equal parts rewarding and exhausting.

The Anti-Aggression Diet

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:57:03 -0500

Sometimes a diet change is what's keeping dogs from overcoming aggression issues. Find out what an aggression diet is and how it works. Maybe it's right for your dog!

6 Amazing Ways to Get Rid of Fleas and Ticks on Dogs

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:48:56 -0500

Fleas and ticks are pesky parasites that make the lives of dogs living hell. To eradicate these parasites, it is important to take corrective measures which have been discussed in this write-up.

3 Ways Your Dog Messes Up the Garden Pathway (And How You Can Fix It)

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:13:10 -0500

As much as you love your dog, you can't help but feel frustrated when they mess up your meticulously designed garden. Here's how to deal with it.

Understanding Heartworm Disease in Dogs: Decoding the Facts

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 08:51:44 -0500

We all are aware that heartworm infection can result in deadly consequences in dogs if left untreated for a very long time. Let us look at some of the facts about heartworm disease in canines which would give an heads-on information to dog owners to deal with the situation.

9 Tips For Choosing A Dog Seat Cover For Your Car or Truck

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 07:58:26 -0500

This article gives some tips and ideas you should consider when choosing a dog seat cover. We look at 9 different features currently available, what they are supposed to do and if you really need them or not.

Training Your Dog Humanely: Part One

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 13:32:03 -0500

Credit your dog with a certain level of thinking ability. Teach your pet to live in the human world, as opposed to you becoming the leader of a pack of animals.

Why Is Puppy Obedience Training So Important?

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 07:38:48 -0500

Puppy obedience training is critical to building a healthy and long-lasting relationship between pet and owner. Here are a few reasons why lessons in good behavior can be so beneficial for all.

The Dutch Barge Dog - The Keeshound

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 09:57:05 -0500

The Keeshound is an old breed that has not gained a great deal of popularity. They make great companion animals, are very bright and easily trained. They also tolerate apartment living and cold weather well, so they may be a good option for some people.

Deciphering the Two Main Dog Training Methods

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 09:10:40 -0500

Dog training helps to impact positive and desired behaviors in dogs. There are two main techniques used by trainers to achieve this objective.

5 Ways To Make Dog Training Easier on You (and Your Pet!)

Fri, 02 Sep 2016 15:20:21 -0500

Dog training can become a stressful project that leaves you and your pet feeling frustrated. However, it doesn't have to be, thanks to these 5 tips.

How To Choose Luxury Dog Accessories

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:57:39 -0500

Looking for deals on dog product can create more options for dog owners who buy different kinds of clothing to meet the requirement of protecting the dogs towards the ever changing seasons. As a dog owner, it is important to think about the different types of clothing before buying. Ensure you get dog clothing that contains features that make it easier to clean and use before buying.

How to Do Dog Grooming At Home

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:07:17 -0500

Dogs are one of the most favorite pet for human beings. They are intelligent, loyal and charming. However, as the dogs are known to lead an active lifestyle, a constant grooming is required to keep your dogs hygienic and healthy. With little efforts and simple tools, one can groom their dogs at home.

They Met And Became Bonded Though Licks, Tail Wagging And Back Scratching

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:36:19 -0500

She arrived back at her home, walked over to the sliding patio door as he jumped up barking with excitement seeing her approach. She opened the sliding patio door and he lunged into the house jumping up on her with his squeaks of happiness. She knew now that she had permanence in her life that made her extremely happy besides her job

The High Energy, Fearless Jack Russell Terrier

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:05:53 -0500

The Jack Russell Terrier is a small, energetic, entertaining, and fearless companion dog. They are sturdy and have great endurance and can make a great family pet, if the energy is harnessed.

Basic Guide on How to Choose the Best Dog Food

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:27:02 -0500

It is crucial to select proper diet for your dog to help him/her maintain good health and total well-being. Most pet parents normally have minimum knowledge of selecting the right food for their furry pal. Following the steps given in this article enlightens you on how to pick the right dog food.

Group Classes Or Private Training: Which One Is Best for Dogs?

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:33:31 -0500

Sometimes it becomes very difficult for dog owners to select the best option between group classes and private training for their furry pals. But do not fret; as this write-up will end the indecisiveness and make you select the best option suitable for your doggy.

Dealing With a Dog's Destructive Chewing

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 11:28:29 -0500

This article will help you understand some of the reasons dogs chew and why some dogs might chew excessively. You will gain insight into ways to deal with excessive chewing and how to stop the behavior.

How to Choose Different Types of Pet Accessories

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:25:55 -0500

For pets to live contentedly, they will need some accessories. Be it at home or during travel, pets need to look good yet remain comfortable. That said, it is your duty as the pet owner to decide what type of accessories best fits your pet.

A Spanish Hunter - The Ibizan Hound

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 09:22:15 -0500

While the Ibizan Hound was bred to hunt, it also makes a great family companion dog. These dogs have a unique appearance, looking like an ancient Egyptian dog. They are active and affectionate with families.

Do You Need a Dog Training Collar To Teach Your Furry Pal?

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:06:58 -0500

Training a doggy is of paramount importance for dog owners. But have you ever contemplated on getting a dog training collar for training process? If yes, then read this write-up before getting one.

Facts About Dog Training

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:37:17 -0500

Dog training has become an essential term in today's world. Many of the people now cherish to pet an animal. The most common choice is a dog. But when they start to think further such as training their dog, it becomes difficult for them as there are so many options available. To choose the right dog trainer, is one of the most important and hardest decisions they need to make. There is an online service available also. But people often get confused as there are so many options available and most of them claim that they are professional. But how will you decide that which one of them is the right one for your job.

Dog Shows

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 15:13:17 -0500

Dog shows, breed shows or conformation shows are competitions where the judges examine dogs of a specific breed or sometimes dogs of all breeds, to see whether it meets the breed standards or not. Kennel clubs and breed clubs conduct such kinds of shows. Shows where only specific breeds are examined are known as specialty show

Play Is a Vital Activity for Many Animals!

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 12:00:49 -0500

Cats and Dogs adore the scent of natural wool and the warm, and love the snuggly feel of these all natural pet items that are biodegradable and have a long durability. The safety of our loved ones is as important as fun is; and as is the case with our pets. They go through toys like a starving Velociraptor. So, felt toys are the best solution for this.

Top 5 Reasons The American Pit Bull Terrier Is Misunderstood

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:42:46 -0500

Many years ago the American Pit Bull Terriers were once one of America's favorite dogs and considered to be "Nanny dogs" which earned them the title "America's dog". Unfortunately, like with many other things people quickly found ways to exploit the American Pit Bull Terrier. Their behaviors and mindset for dog fighting, as well as their strong appearance soon became a symbol of violence, for criminals, drug cultures, and gangs.

A Beagle On Steroids - The Harrier!

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 11:21:20 -0500

The Harrier is a rare breed, looks and acts similar to a Beagle, and is mostly used for hunting. This breed makes a great companion for an active family that likes to have the dog participate in its activities.

How You're Making Problem Behaviors Worse

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:44:16 -0500

The way you deal with problem behaviors can make or break them. The unintended consequences of inconsistent training can make it worse!

Let's Celebrate National Dog Day This August 26th

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:48:08 -0500

Dogs put their hearts out for us on a daily basis, they work selflessly to keep us safe and bring us unconditional love and comfort. So why shouldn't they get their own special Day. On August 26th we will celebrate National Dog Day. Founded in 2004 by Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert and Animal Advocate Colleen Paige National Dog Day celebrates all dogs, mixed breeds and pure bred, puppies and seniors. The mission is to help galvanize the public to recognize the number of dogs that need to be rescued each year and acknowledges family dogs and dogs that work selflessly each day to save lives, keep us safe and bring comfort.

How to End Destructive Chewing

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 06:58:06 -0500

It can be demoralizing to come home to a coffee table that used to have four legs, a sofa that is now inside out and your kid's favorite teddy bear is now an amputee. Here are some simple things you can do to curb this behavior.

Information on Hunting Dog Products

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 11:21:09 -0500

Hunting dogs have to be taught how to obey commands and point, retrieve, or flush out prey. They require specialized training in order to be able to give the handler the necessary support during hunting. Using the right hunting dog products to train your dog will make the process much easier for you (the handler) and your dog.

Keeping Pets Cool in the Summer Heat

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 08:14:11 -0500

As the temperatures soared last week, so did cases of dogs left in hot cars and one poor dog was left to fry on the hottest day of the year! The RSPCA and other animal welfare charities only recently launched a campaign to highlight the dangers and despite warnings they are still being left!

Working Dogs - The Border Collies

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:21:43 -0500

Border Collies are energetic dogs that want to work. They were originally bred to work sheep and are happiest when they are working.

What You Should Know About Your Dog's Separation Anxiety

Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:20:41 -0500

People always talk about having separation anxiety when their loved ones go on extended holidays or get assigned to work in far-flung areas. But what many don't realize is that humans are not the only creatures that can experience this feeling. Dogs also develop separation anxiety, and it can become a problem both for them and their owners when the condition becomes severe.

What It Means to Be Passionate About Something?

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:21:47 -0500

Do you know that dogs are the most mistreated animals in the world? Since I began the journey on my website, I have learned so much about abuse to animals, especially dogs. Since 2010, China has been holding a Yulin festival - around the summer solstice. Dogs are placed in cages on top of one another and that is the most humane thing that happens to them. Cats are also put in cages. The reason this happens is because Yulin is a 3 day dog and cat eating festival.

Importance of Socializing Your Canine Companion

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 13:01:51 -0500

Are you looking to bring home a new puppy or dog? If so, then here is what you need to know about the importance of socializing your new companion.

Abby the Labradoodle

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 10:10:34 -0500

Labradoodles are wonderful family dogs. They are great for the first time pet owner. They are friendly, intelligent, and do well with children and other dogs. They are easy to train, easy care, and make good watch dogs.

How Do I Know If My Dog Has Allergies?

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 09:44:13 -0500

Just like humans, dogs can have allergies too. Also, like the 2-legged mammal, allergies can show up at any stage of your pet's life even if they did not exhibit signs of an allergic reaction before. But how do you know for certain it is allergies and not something more serious?

5 Ways to Eliminate Boredom From the Lives of Your Doggie

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:46:55 -0500

It is very challenging task to understand whether your pooch is getting bored. Once you have understood the exact reason the next assignment is to find out interesting ways to eliminate tediousness from his life. In this write-up; we have discussed about the different ways to deal with this doggie problem.

Six Tips For Better Walks With Your Dog

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 07:47:38 -0500

Do you dread walking your dog? Does he/she pull, bark or lunge at other dogs or stop every 5 seconds to sniff? Is your dog actually walking you? Read on for some helpful suggestions.

A Great Medium Sized Companion - The Field Spaniel

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 06:33:51 -0500

The Field Spaniel is a medium sized dog, with medium energy requirements and loves people. The dog does well with agility training or hunting. It does require a large yard and room to run.

How To Train Your Dog To Catch A Ball: With Just 2 Simple Steps

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 07:09:15 -0500

Want to learn how to teach your dog to catch a ball or frisbee? This article will show you how to train your dog to do it in just 2 simple steps.

10 Things to Know Before You Get a Puppy

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 13:29:43 -0500

Puppies are super adorable and everyone wants one. But stop and ask yourself these 10 things before you bring a pup into your home.

Why You Should Be Hand Feeding Your Dog

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 11:02:46 -0500

Many dog owners haven't ever considered feeding options that don't involve a food bowl. Here we discuss an alternative to bowl feeding that's not only better for behavior, but often times healthier as well.

A Growing Puppy - Picking Up Important Pet Supplies for Overall Dog's Well-Being

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 10:32:27 -0500

For every pet parent - a puppy is a bundle of joy to kindle a great parenthood. With that comes great responsibility to take good care of your furry ball. Hence, to ensure the overall wellbeing, it is essential to choose the right pet supplies.

A Few Essential Commands You Can Teach Your Dog

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 09:20:41 -0500

Having a trained dog isn't the same as having a balanced dog, but if your dog knows a few basic commands, it can be helpful when tackling problem behaviors--existing ones or those that may develop in the future. So where do you start with dog obedience training? You could take a class, but it's not necessary; you can do it yourself. In fact, with the right attitude, it can be fun for both you and your dog!

Dog Behavior Problems Solved With Easy Training Techniques

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 09:16:39 -0500

You are training your dog to work with live stock on your farm and want to be sure that your dog is useful, safe, and treats your live stock well. This is important to the productivity of your farm. This article will provide specific ways that you can train your dog accordingly.

How Do I Groom My Dog at Home?

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 09:16:09 -0500

DIY is all the rage right now. People are more money conscious than ever before. Combine the two and learn how to groom your dog at home!

Helpful Tip for Choosing the Right Dog Bed

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:44:53 -0500

With all the choices available, how do you choose the best bed for your dog? Of course it depends on your dog, but since they can't tell you if they like firm or soft and they don't know what a sleep number is. We need to make the choice for them.

How Dogs Learn, A Guide To Dog Training

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:13:30 -0500

Dog training is something that takes a great deal of patience and dedication, but also requires that you know what to do in order to get your efforts to work. Understanding the various ways that dogs respond and how to implement training can begin with these simple dog training tips that could give you a great hand in your new adventure.

Tactics To Train Your Dog In No Time!

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:03:19 -0500

A lot of people want to train their dogs, but they think it's too difficult. This is probably because they don't know how to properly train their dogs. The key to training dogs is that you have to expand your knowledge on methods and ways you can train your dogs to know how to properly train them. Read through this article to learn many helpful training strategies and ideas.

Hardwired To Walk

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 10:55:51 -0500

Our companion canines are hardwired to walk. It is instinct that drives them and it is so very important for us to make sure this need is met!

There Is No Such Thing As A Puppy Cut

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 10:55:11 -0500

"I would like a puppy cut please," What does that mean??? There is no 'standard term' in the grooming industry for a puppy cut.

The Newest AKC Member - The Pumi

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:20:33 -0500

The Pumi is Hungarian in origin, breed to herd cattle and protect farms. Some people call them Hungarian terriers, but they have no terrier blood. They do have many behavioral characteristics of terriers, so it is an easy mistake to make. Pumi were just accepted by the American Kennel Club as the 190th breed.

Does My Dog Bark at People on Walks?

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:18:48 -0500

Fascinating facts I learned from fellow pet blogger at 'That Mutt' about dogs that bark on walks. The why's behind the madness and ways to lessen the reactions. Who doesn't want to have the most well-behaved dog on a walk?

Bath Time! Proper Ways to Give Your Dog a Bath

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:17:35 -0500

Tips from a professional! Learn about the things you may be doing wrong. Bathing seems simple - and it is - but there are definitely some right and wrong ways to keep your pet beautiful!

Is K9 Advantix The Best Flea & Tick Treatment For Dogs? Find Out Here

Wed, 06 Jul 2016 07:58:46 -0500

K9 Advantix is a Bayer product and has been considered to be the most popular topical flea and tick preventative treatments in USA. Let us explore some of the reasons that justify this claim.

Dog Training: How To Train Your Dogs Easily

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 11:06:39 -0500

Keeping a dog is easy, but training him can be challenging. In this article, you will discover the 5 great tips how to train your dog to do as you command easily...

Eulogy for My Dog Frank

Tue, 05 Jul 2016 08:30:32 -0500

Parting words for Big Frank, my 14 year old Yellow Lab. Putting down your dog, a lifelong friend, is one of life's most difficult tasks. A dog's short life reminds us that our own time on earth is limited.

Boosting Your Canine Companion's Confidence Through Agility

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:36:02 -0500

Does your canine companion lack confidence? Agility training is one of the best exercises to help build confidence. It will challenge both you and your companion, as well as strengthen your relationship.

Black and White or Color - What Do Dogs Really See?

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:26:40 -0500

We were always told the dogs see in black and white, but is that really true? Can they see any color at all?

Pet Training Tips That Will Help Your Puppy Grow Into a Great Dog

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:32:38 -0500

Training your puppy well will help it to grow as an obedient and sociable dog. If you will train it well in the childhood, it will ensure that it is going to be a great dog that will make you proud. By following some simple steps you can train it well.

What To Do If Your Dog Is Afraid Of Fireworks

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 09:34:52 -0500

For many dogs - and their owners - July 4th festivities are an extremely stressful and frightening experience. Here are some tips on how to ease the stress for your firework-phobic dog.

Defying the Odds

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 09:29:53 -0500

Veterinary Prognosis: She Won't Survive. Abby, Before Her Injury. Ellie, one of my clients, called me about a dog named Abby who had been viciously attacked by another dog. The attacker had ripped open Abby's belly and intestines. Even after major surgery, things didn't look very good for Abby.

Common Health Problems For Dogs

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:09:11 -0500

Pets have health problems. It just happens. Some of them are accidents, as pets can be curious and run around a bit. But some are hereditary or common. This is especially true for those that own dogs. Dog owners should be aware of the common health problems that affect all dogs, not just their breed. As such, the following are just some of the issues that you may need to be wary of.

A Look At The Labrador Retriever Dog Breed

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:08:22 -0500

One of the most popular dog breeds in the world is none other than the Labrador retriever. Whether you're looking to purchase or adopt one of the many Labrador retriever dog breed options out there, you'll want to know a little bit about them. They have specific temperaments, coats, health issues, and lifespans of up to 13 years.

A Look At Dog Breed Types by AKC

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:06:50 -0500

When you start your quest to adopt or purchase a new dog, you'll no doubt want to know what options abound. Right now there are hundreds if not thousands of breeds that you can choose from, and each one of them have their own special traits. If you look online for dogs and puppies for sale, you're going to get hit with a lot of information, and it can be a bit confusing.

A Basic Look At Dog Breed Types By FCI

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:06:24 -0500

There's something wonderful about getting a new puppy, or adopting an older one from the pound. A dog's love is a great thing to behold. Beyond the domestic options you see often, there are certain breeds that are bred specifically for show, and competitions that you may see on TV.

My Maltese Dogs

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:14:08 -0500

The Maltese are great companion dogs for adults and the elderly who live in apartments or town homes. There is little to no shedding. They are lively, playful, and cuddly.