Cutting Dog’s Toenails: How To Effectively Trim Them

Cutting dog’s toenails is a task that is often avoided because of three primary reasons: They’re worried about injuring their dog They know their dog will protest It can lead to lingering bad feelings It’s the one task of canine ownership that fills some owners with dread and anxiety.  But, it’s an important task if […]

Dog Shots: The Truth About Vaccinations For Dogs

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Dog shots are something that every responsible owner considers from a puppy vaccination schedule through to an adult dog vaccination schedule. If you’re anything like most dog owners, you think of your dog as a family member, and of course you would only want the best of care for your four-legged friend. You might be […]

Dog Farts: Why It Happens And How To Prevent It

It used to be thought that dog farts were the norm and nothing could be done – it was just a dog being a dog. Many people even thought that it was an indication of good digestion. Today we know that excessive gas in dogs is really indicative of an imbalanced digestive tract. When there is […]

10 Great Tips To Help Deal With Dog Allergies

Specific Dog allergies can be difficult to identify. All animals can suffer from allergies, including your dog. Allergies may be genetic, or they may develop over time. Allergy symptoms result when the immune system of the sufferer reacts to a substance (i.e. an allergen) as if it were dangerous. Allergy symptoms can affect the respiratory […]

17 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Dogs

Animals – dogs and cats especially – are extremely curious. And, when it comes to food, they are that much more curious.  They love to beg for food, whatever food you may be cooking. While they are cute when begging, there are some foods that their little tummies just cannot handle. And, there are some […]

Top 10 Reasons To Have An Australian Shepherd In Your Family

There are hundreds of dog breeds out there today, but very few can match the loyalty, energy, and the willingness to work, like the Australian Shepherd dog. Contrary to the name, the Australian Shepherd actually originates from the United States. The breed has been extremely popular in the past at ranches, farms, rodeos, rounding up […]

How To Stop Separation Anxiety

Separation anxiety is a very stressful behavioral issue that effects a huge percentage of the dog population, possibly as high as 14%. It is one of the most misunderstood issues with people trying to treat it by approaching it from a human point of view and failing to see the cause. The answer to how […]

10 Things Only Husky Parents Will Appreciate

Huskies are incredibly stunning dogs, they look beautiful. Soft, thick coats those piercing eyes and the incredible masking on their faces, give them an amazing look. So what else makes them so special….. source 1.  How many people have stopped you to ask “Is that a wolf?” when they see you out and about […]

10 Dog Breeds That Match Owners Personalities

What does the dog you choose to spend your life with, say about you? Of course dogs come in many breeds, all shapes and sizes and no size fits all. Dogs have varied temperaments, even within the same breed, so is it possible for a dog parent’s personality to mirror that of their dog? Well […]