Should You Hire A Pet Sitter Or Opt For Boarding?
Are you going away for an extended period of time? You need to compare your different dog care options. It is very important to make sure your dog will be well-cared for while you are gone. Hiring a pet sitter or sending your pet to a boarding place are popular solutions.
Pros And Cons of Feeding My Dog Table Scraps
We can’t really sugar coat this: everyone feeds their dog table scraps at some point or another. Quite frankly, it can be difficult to resist the temptation when you see those two cute little eyes staring at you from under the table during thanksgiving dinner. In fact, after guests leave, your dog may have eaten far better than you. Still, you have to wonder whether or not this is a good idea, or something that should be avoided altogether.
Provide Your Dog With The Best Care by Hiring a Pet Sitter
As a dog owner, you want to provide your dog with the best care. The family dog becomes a big part of the family, so it is important for them to feel loved and cared for. It is a joy for pet owners to come home and receive love and attention from their dog. The challenge dog owners face is finding someone to care for their pet when they are traveling. There are a variety of facilities that can board your animal while you are traveling, but their services are costly. The facility may be large, so owners worry that their pet will not received the personalized care they are used to getting at home.
Why Does My Dog Want To Attack Other Dogs?
This is a very common question that a lot of dog owners ask when their dogs start showing aggression as they reach maturity. One thing that is important is to spay or neuter your pets at a young age. Not only does this help keep them from developing aggression as they mature but it also does wonders for protecting your dog from different types of cancer as they age.
What Is The Best Dog Training Method
Wow, if we as dog trainers knew the answer to that simple question we could all make a fortune. However there are as many ways to train a dog as there are trainers and each trainer has it’s own opinion. It’s is sort of like how do you raise a child. Everybody you talk to does it a little bit different.
Questions About Feeding Dogs
Whether it is a new puppy, or a dog that has been around the block, there are questions that arise about feeding. What kind of dishes to use and where to feed the dog all need to be considered. Stainless steel bowls are a good choice because of ease of clean up. Putting the dishes in an area where the dog can find it easily, but will not be knocked over by people usually works well.
Pros and Cons of Using Puppy Pads
If you have a puppy, then you have probably learned that at some point, like most other animals they need to relive themselves. With a lack of proper training they will do it anywhere they please. More often than not they will do it in a place that they are comfortable. One of the problems in today’s busy world is that we lack time to do many things and that includes proper potty training. One way to avoid accidents is to use puppy pads, but you will need to learn the pros and cons of using puppy pads before you proceed.
Is Your Dog Chewing Everything in Sight?
Chewing is a natural behavior in dogs, it’s the way young dogs explore the world around them. However, a dog’s natural instincts can turn into unhealthy and unacceptable behavior such as chewing your sofa, favorite shoes or items that have the potential to harm your dog. If your dog’s natural chewing behavior has turned into nuisance chewing, it’s time to take action.
Garmin Releases the New PRO 550 Training Collar
The much anticipated newly redesigned Garmin Pro 550 has arrived and has everything you could ask for in a training collar! The Garmin / Tri Tronics combination has done it again with this fantastic combination of features and the ability to expand to use with multiple dogs.
The Secrets To Training Any Dog
There is a secret to training any dog. In fact I have never seen a dog that could not be trained. However I have seen dog owners that never took the time to train their dog and then wonder why their pet is out of control.
Why Does My Dog Dig Holes in The Backyard?
This is a really good question and it’s actually a question that I’m asked quite often. Having a dog create craters in your backyard is not only unsightly but it’s annoying as well. Let’s talk about some of the reasons that your dog might be digging holes in your backyard.
Is a Dog Stroller Worth Owning?
Dog strollers are beginning to become a very popular product. More and more dog owners are opting to purchase a stroller for their pet. With such a dramatic rise in popularity, it’s easy to assume that dog strollers are a handy thing to have around. But are they really worth owning? And are they something you should invest in?