The Essentials of Training Your Dog
It is important, as a dog owner, that you learn how to communicate with your dog, and also teach it how to behave. The commands that you give your dog, show it how it should behave when in your presence. Here are some of the most common commands that you can give to your dog.
Helping Your Anxiety-Ridden Pets Ride Out The Thunderstorm!
Storms can be scary for all of us, including your pets. Many pets, mostly dogs, are afraid of thunderstorms. This is one of the most common phobias that pets and their owners face. This article discusses pet anxiety during loud thunderstorms and practical suggestions to help your pet deal with the related anxiety.
6 Sure-Fire Ways for Dogs to Stay UTI-Free Naturally
Have you ever wondered if an-all natural method will work for canine bladder infection? Often we hear about antibiotics as the primary method of treatment for diseases, but some studies show that long-term antibiotic use especially broad-spectrum ones can do more harm than good.
Being Prepared For Your New Puppy
A new puppy can bring joy and happiness to the household. Nonetheless, it is important to remember that your home is new to the puppy, and so are you. Coming to a new home can be frightening for many reasons. Therefore you need to take steps to ensure the adjustment goes smoothly for the new member of your family.
Flea Medications: Natural, Organic, Vs Commercial Internal and External Preparations
Most pet owners, especially dog owners have to deal with the pet’s flea problem. Not only is it annoying, but can be a challenge to a dog’s health. Which is the best alternative: natural as opposed to commercial systemic and spray medications? The following raises some shocking information that most dog owners need to understand.
More Tips To Prevent Urinary Tract Infections In Dogs
Do you find your furry friend often straining to urinate, only to pee in small amounts? Does he make painful groans when doing so? Does he go more frequently these days, and often, without signal? Does his urine seem cloudy and stronger-smelling than usual? If so, you might want to have him checked. He might be suffering from a dog urinary tract infection.
What You Need to Know About Chronic Urinary Tract Infection in Dogs
Was your pet ever treated with antibiotics for urinary tract infection, only for it to recur days later? The word chronic strikes fear into the hearts of pet lovers like no other. There is something so morbid about a condition being a recurrent or perennial problem, and urinary tract infection in dogs is no exception.
How Will You Boost The Fitness And Health Of Your Pet?
Pets are one of best companions and friends one can possibly have. If you have bought a pet recently and want to use the best quality of pet product supplies for taking care of it then you will have to consult an experienced vet who will prescribe you with the necessary products you need to buy.
Dogs and Sunburn
You may not be aware, but dogs can get sunburned just like we can. There are a wide number of dogs and puppies who are more susceptible to burning such as short-haired breeds, dogs with light-coloured coats or bare patches, and puppies with delicate skin. This covers a whole host of breeds including bull terriers. Also dogs/puppies who have naturally thin hair and hairless breeds are more sensitive to the sun’s rays. There can be certain areas on pets that are more likely to be sensitive such as their bellies, thighs, tips of their ears and light coloured noses – or indeed any area with less hair. Hairless breeds such as the Chinese Crested can get sunburns all over their bodies. Another important point to note is that a number of us give our pets a summer haircut, so we should protect them accordingly as they will be more likely to get sunburnt with shorter hair.
Prepare Your Pet For The Winter Chill
The cosy season has almost arrived, with low temperatures already being experienced in many parts of Australia. Our pets can feel the cold too, so make sure as you begin to rug up and keep warm that you spare a thought for your furry friend and make sure they are also feeling warm and toasty. Check out the tips below on preparing your pet for the winter chill to make sure you are aware of all the ways to keep your pet comfortable through the colder months.
Reduce Dog Collar Irritation
Having a pet dog is a big responsibility. These fun and furry animals are great friends but they need a lot of attention and care in order for them to lead healthy and happy lives. Unfortunately many people think all dog products are the same and that it doesn’t matter if they put a leather, nylon or hemp material collar on their pup.
Curing Kennel Cough In Dogs
Kennel cough in dogs is known medically as infectious tracheobronchitis, a type of bronchitis that affects canines. It is most common in kennels because the infection is easily spread among a population of dogs. Here’s what you need to know and do: