Plants That Act As Natural Tick Repellents
Fleas and ticks can lead to various skin disorders in pet animals. There are several herbs that can protect your pet from fleas, ticks and other insects naturally.
Pet Rescue Experience
I have been a big proponent for dog rescues. I have bought into the idea that puppy mills and some breeders, are bad, and rescue groups are a god send.
FAQs About Dog Food Allergies
What is food allergy?This is a condition that occurs when a dog’s immune system mistakenly identifies a particular food ingredient as harmful and as a result it creates defensive antibodies that try to fight the invading enemy (food). What are the signs of food allergy? The signs tend to differ from one dog to the other; however, the most common symptoms include: hives, skin rash, paw biting, itching, and obsessive licking. In some cases the dog can have nausea and vomiting.
First Aid Tips for Dog Owners
Your dog deserves the best care from you as an owner. However many owners are confused when it comes to emergencies that concerns their pets. Having first aid knowledge for your dog could be useful at the right time. It is important to know what to do.
Pet Rescue Groups
Over the last 10-15 years, puppy mills have drawn the attention of pet lovers throughout the United States, especially in communities where pet advocates have become more vocal in their support for ethical treatment of animals. The mission is to rescue any and all dogs that are turned into the pound, or found in houses that are overrun with mistreated, malnourished, and inhumanely treated animals, mostly dogs.
Service Dog Training – Volume 3
The last piece on medical alert dog training. Use this as a guideline for training techniques.
Why Does My Dog Show Fear?
Unfortunately dogs can show signs of fear, just like some humans. There can be many causes for fear in dogs including lack of socialization, genetics, mistreatment and even bad experiences as a young dog.
5 Different Ways To Exercise Your Dog
Is your dog overweight? Are you overweight? Do you and your dog need some good exercise? Well here are five different ways that you can help your dog exercise and at the same time help you as well. Exercise is something that is required for man and beast so why not do it together.
5 Common Dog Behavior Problems
If you are a dog owner then at sometime or another you’ve experienced some type of behavior problems with your dogs. In this article we will talk about 5 of the most common dog behavior problems.
Separation Anxiety And Your Dog
Is your dog suffering from separation anxiety or could it simply be just some poor behavior from lack of proper training? Separation anxiety is a truly debilitating mental illness for dogs. In this article let’s talk about some of the do’s and don’ts when it comes to separation anxiety.
My Favorite Dog Toy
I think most dog owners have a favorite toy they like to use with their dog. I know as a professional dog trainer I do. In fact for me it’s the one that serves many purposes not only for puppies, pets, but even detection dog training as well.
Canine Obesity: The Signs, Risks, and Causes
Nearly 50% of dogs in the US are overweight or obese. Of these dog owners, 30% consider their pet’s weight to be normal. Is your dog overweight?