We all understand the value of exercise, regardless of whether you have four or two legs. Daily walks or exercise with you provide the workout your dog needs. But how crucial is it to walk or exercise your dog frequently? There are many benefits to walking or exercising your dog beyond just potty breaks, including… Continue reading Why is it Important to Keep Your Dog Active?
A toy made especially for dogs to play with is known as a dog toy. There are many types of dog toys, such as dog bones, puppy toys, balls, tug toys, training aids, squeaky toys, discs and frisbees, plush toys, and sticks. But do toys really help your dog? Dog toys serve different purposes. Puppies… Continue reading What are the Benefits of Giving Toys to Your Dogs?
Some dogs can’t help rolling around in mud, dirt, or worse. This calls for a quick bath. Aside from these dirt emergencies, it isn’t as necessary to bathe your dog. But how frequently should a dog be bathed and do they require daily baths? Generally, a healthy dog with a short, smooth coat and no… Continue reading Do You Need to Bathe Your Dog Everyday?
You are probably doing a ton of research as a new dog owner to ensure you raise your dog as humanly as possible.As you have probably already learned, a healthy dog’s diet is one of the most crucial aspects of dog ownership. You may have even searched for what is the best food to give… Continue reading Why Should You Never Free-Feed Your Dog?
We adore our dogs and consider them members of our family. If you share your home with others, you may wonder who your dog’s favorite person is or how do they choose them. Here are some of the tell-tale signs in finding out who is that lucky human. A dog’s favorite person is likely to… Continue reading Do Dogs Have A Favorite Person?
Generally speaking, if your dog’s temperature exceeds 103o F it is already considered abnormal. Once it reaches 106o F without previous indication of illness is attributed to heat stroke. While there are some dogs that survive heat stroke, prevention is still better than cure. So how do you prevent your dog from getting a heat… Continue reading How to Prevent Your Dog From Getting A Heat Stroke?
Our furry friends never cease to amaze us with their odd behavior. The causes of our pups’ tendencies, from spontaneous barking sessions to intense tail chases, are only sometimes obvious. Paw licking is a typical curious behavior in many dogs but did you ever wonder why does your dog do this? Dogs might be one… Continue reading Why Do Dogs Lick Their Feet and Paws?
We have often been told that a dog with a cold, wet nose is a healthy dog. While this is generally true, it should not be the only basis of assessing your dog’s overall health. On occassion, you may find a healthy dog with a warm and dry nose. But did you ever wonder what… Continue reading What Does a Wet Nose on a Dog Mean?
A cold, wet nose is one sign of wellness in dogs. However, this should not be the only basis of your dog’s health. With this in mind, did you ever wonder what does a dry nose mean? Although it’s not always bad, a hot, dry nose can indicate a variety of things like; fever, dehydration,… Continue reading What Does a Dry Nose on a Dog Mean?
There is a vast world out there with a variety of incredible scents. At least that’s what your dog would tell you if they could, dragging you across the sidewalk so they could investigate that fire hydrant more thoroughly. But did you ever wonder why your furry friend is so keen on sniffing everything? Dogs… Continue reading Why Do Dogs Sniff Everything?
You may be under the impression that dogs only see in black and white, however this is a common misconception. While a dogs’ strongest senses are hearing and smell rather than sight. They can still see colors, just not the same way we do. In addition, their vision varies from breed to breed. But what… Continue reading Understanding Your Dog’s Vision
Kids and dogs have always made excellent companions. This relationship, however, goes far beyond a boy and his dog. Pet dogs benefit children in unexpected ways. Did you know that they can teach them how to be responsible? Families with children have another reason to own a dog: 58 percent of pet owners say their… Continue reading How Do Dogs Help Kids be Responsible?
When people think of pet grooming, they envision bows, brushes, and running after their pets. Some people believe that grooming pets is completely pointless. However, it is critical for a pet’s overall health and well-being. But did you know why? You can get rid of shedding, fleas, ticks, and other health issues by grooming your… Continue reading Tips on how to Groom Your Dog
Licking is entirely normal for dogs, whether cleaning their best friend’s face after a messy meal or licking the floor. However, did you know you must keep an eye on your dog’s licking habits? Some dogs lick objects out of boredom, but licking can be compulsive and has a calming and soothing effect on others.… Continue reading Why Do Dogs Lick Everything?
A feeling of unhappiness or rage brought on by the worry that another likes someone you care about is known as jealousy. It also refers to the desire to possess something someone already has. But do dogs, however, feel jealousy the same way that people do? Any dog can be jealous. Although some breeds are… Continue reading Do Dogs Get Jealous?
There are several dog breeds, each with its own set of characteristics. On the other hand, every dog is gentle, loving, and compassionate; they forgive and never hold grudges. A dog is always in the present moment, no matter what they are doing. But have you ever wondered which dog breed is the most intelligent?… Continue reading What is the Most Intelligent Dog Breed?
Spaying and neutering are safe and routine medical procedures veterinarians perform to sterilize dogs by removing their reproductive organs. But what are the advantages, and why do they need to undergo this procedure? Neutered pets are less likely to roam and to be injured in fights or car accidents. Testicular cancer risk is eliminated, and… Continue reading What is Important About Spaying and Neutering?
Coconut trees are grown in tropical countries primarily for their high oil content, widely used in food and non-food industries. It is known as The Tree of Life because of the number of products and by-products that can be made from it. But did you know there are advantages of giving coconut oil to your… Continue reading What Are the Benefits of Giving Coconut Oil to Your Dogs?
Active and energetic dogs are wonderful but not appropriate for all environments. If you live in an upstairs apartment in a cold-weather city, you might prefer a mellow dog breed who likes snoozing on his dog bed to chasing a ball in the park. Furthermore, if you are not an overly active person, you might… Continue reading What Are the Least Active Dog Breeds?
There is much to do in the first year of having a puppy, whether your first or fifth. From potty and crate training to shots, there will be many decisions, plans, and discussions with your family, vet, and even a trainer. Canine parvovirus, distemper, canine hepatitis, and rabies vaccines are core vaccines. Non-core vaccines are… Continue reading What Vaccines Does Your Puppy Need?
Raising a dog is both difficult and enjoyable. It is a period of transition in which you will adjust to having a young puppy while it adjusts to living with you. Observing any changes in your puppy during its first year will help ensure a long and healthy life. Dogs have different personalities, and it’s… Continue reading 10 Signs of a Healthy and Happy Puppy
There are several skills that your puppy needs to master to be manageable at home. It is your responsibility to teach these skills to your dog. But what are the most fundamental skills to teach your puppy? When your puppy comes, your top objectives will most likely be bonding, toilet training, early medical visits, and… Continue reading What Are the Most Important Skills to Teach Your Puppy?
Since there is no national standard for dog breeding techniques, it is up to the puppy buyer to do their own research before purchasing a dog. Ethical dog breeders devote their lives to learning about their breed’s history, canine health, genetics, and structure. Ethical dog breeders take the necessary precautions to ensure that the puppies… Continue reading What is Ethical Breeding?
Pet insurance is designed to provide compensation to you in the event your pet gets sick, gets injured, or experiences an unfortunate accident that will require veterinary care. Most pet owners might find insurance unnecessary, but the reality is it is better to be prepared. Puppies need regular care and attention to grow up happy… Continue reading Why Does Your Puppy Need Pet Insurance?
Our pets bring us endless joy, affection, and cuteness, but parenting a puppy isn’t always a stroll in the park. We’ve all heard stories about those cute puppies ripping our favorite shoes to tears, peeing on everything we love, and misbehaving. Picking out your puppy can be hard but taking care of a new puppy… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide: How To Prepare for a Puppy