Symptoms of Rat Poisoning in Dogs
When your dog has taken in rat poison his life is in danger and you must act immediately. It might be a useful idea to not only read the list of symptoms carefully but to print them out and put the list somewhere easy to find. This may save your best friend’s life!
Puppy Training Proper Pet Supplies For A New Puppy
Bringing home a new puppy can be exciting for the entire family. Buying the proper pet supplies is an important first step in preparing for the new animal.
Is It Bath Time For Fido?
Do you smell Fido before he even enters the room? Maybe it is bath time. Lifestyle, activity and breed of dog all determine how often you should bathe your dog.
How I Baffled A Bassett Hound
Working with a young Bassett Hound who behaved badly around other dogs, especially a barking Jack Russell proved an enlightening session for both her and her owner as the reasons for the dog’s behaviour unravelled before the owner’s eyes. Even though he was praising the dog when she was not barking, she was not changing her state of mind or her belief of how she should behave so her behaviour did not change enough. There are a couple of very easy ways to test a dogs behaviour to see if it is based on attention seeking, one is…
Plaque Attack: A Dog Dental Spray That Works
Your dog has plaque buildup on his teeth but you don’t want to risk having him put under anesthesia for a teeth cleaning at the vet’s. Is there a safe and effective alternative? This article answers that question.
Pushing The Owners Out Of Their Comfort Zone
Many dog owners tell me their greatest desire is to have a dog they can let off the lead and their dog will come back to them, regardless of distraction. This is, without doubt, the holy grail of dog ownership and yet, like the holy grail, just as elusive. One such owner has a young German shepherd dog that has experienced difficulties around other dogs and these difficulties have made her wary and uncertain with her dog.
Designer Dog Collars and Leads to Suit Your Dog
There are so many dog collars and leads to choose from. Make sure you choose the right one for your dog, by picking one that suits the breed of dog and the personality of your dog.
Healthy Homemade Dog Food
Many dog owners are frustrated with the low quality of commercial dog foods today. In some cases, these foods are actually making your dog sick. The best solution is to cook your own homemade dog food.
The Benefits of Biodegradable Dog Waste Bags
Going for a daily walk equipped with a plastic bag is a common occurrence for dog owners. However, many individuals are completely unaware of the existence of biodegradable dog waste bags. Not only do they function in a similar capacity as a plastic bag, but they are considerably better for the environment. Pet owners should familiarize themselves with what they are and where to purchase them.
3 Reasons You Need A Seat Belt For Your Dog
Millions of pet owners put their dogs in their car and find that they slide around, get scared, or want to continually hang outside of the window. Putting a pet in this type of situation is scary to them, and if you get into an accident, you’ll find that it’s completely scary. You don’t want to have your pet injured in an accident, which seems to be the number one reason why you need a seat belt for your dog, but consider the following reasons that will assist you in the long term.
Why Are Pet Owners Healthier and Happier Than Non-Pet Owners?
According to the American Psychological Association, in general, pet owners are healthier and happier than non-pet owners. Here is why…
Dogs and Cats – How to Peacefully Coexist Under One Roof
Let’s look at this living arrangement from your dog’s perspective. Cats, like squeaky toys, are furry, small, make great noises when you pounce on them, plus, they run when you chase them! What more could a dog who instinctively is a predator ask for? To most dogs, cats are their version of an extreme video game.