Eulogy for My Dog Frank
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
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?
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Why and How to Train Your Dog Using Dog Training Collars
Dogs are frequently suggested to be “man’s best friend,” times and times again have proofed this statement to be true. In fact, Josh Billings (a.k…