Can You Give a Dog Aspirin?
When your dog is in pain, are you tempted to give your dog medicine from your own cabinet? It might be a viable option but not always. Find out which cases are better left to dog-approved medicines.
How to Prevent Dog & Puppy Separation Anxiety
An article explaining key symptoms of separation anxiety as a condition experienced by many puppies and dogs. Within this article will be key warning signs on the condition, how to resolve this common problem as well as a resource for further information.
Are Interactive Dog Toys Right For Every Dog?
Interactive dog toys are a fun and innovative way to allow your dog to play with a challenge and sometimes keep him occupied for extended periods of time. While there are many different interactive dog toys on the market today, how do you know if your dog will respond to them or not?
How To Train Your Dog: A Beginner’s Guide
Training your dog is the first step in healthy interaction, guidance and building a strong relationship between your dog and perhaps the whole family. Knowing how to train your dog may seem daunting, especially after watching YouTube videos of dogs knowing 10 different commands with ease. There are simple steps you can take today to start implementing techniques and make training part of your routine with your dog.
Add Years To Your Dog’s Life
Having a dog or any pet comes with expenses. Aside from the normal daily expenses of food, toys, etc., the costs can add up if there are any health issues at all. Once that dog wins your heart, many of us will pay the costs, no matter how much. Taking a proactive approach to your pet’s health can save a ton of money in the long run. So what are those proactive approaches I speak of?
Why Does My Dog Follow Me Everywhere?
Dogs rely on their owners and may display a desire to be your best friend at all times. However your dog can develop an unhealthy attachment and start to follow you everywhere. Learn how to deal with traits that can lead to destructive behavior.
Which Type of Material Is Best for a Dog Food Bowl?
When buying a new bowl for your dog’s food or water, you will need to consider which material is best. There are many different products on the market, including ceramic, stainless steel, plastic and wooden bowls, all of which have their advantages and disadvantages.
How to Look After Your Leather Dog Collars and Leads
Having a leather dog collar and lead is a popular choice for many different dog owners. The reason for this is that leather is a very durable material – and is also very stylish one. It is a classic choice for people because they are guaranteed a mix of a good-looking collar and one that is very tough, able to stand up to the rigors of what their dog puts it through.
The Dominance Theory: A Dog Training Fallacy
We all grew up with the same idea of how dogs work: they use physical force to fight to be the alpha, to submit competing dogs in the pack. This notion is so engraved in our psyche that in English, being the top dog means that you are the most ‘dominant’ around. Even people who have no interest in anything dog-related will have undoubtedly heard about the importance of being dominant, the pack-leader, the alpha.
Learning: What It Is, and How It Works
Learning is the process by which an animal acquires a new skill. All learning is aimed at bettering said animal’s quality of life; thus it is a hedonistic process…
Air Travel Tips For Your Dog
Traveling by air with a pet can be a challenge. Often times that first trip can determine whether or not your pet ever has a repeat trip! By giving consideration to just a few common pain points, your trip can be a positive experience for everyone.
Physical Therapy for Dogs – An Owner’s Perspective
Alvin the Bichon Cockapoo severed one of the ligaments connecting his upper and lower leg bones. This article describes Alvin’s rehab experience from his owners’ viewpoint.