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?
Category: Pet Care
What are the Benefits of Giving Toys to Your Dogs?
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?
Do You Need to Bathe Your Dog Everyday?
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?
Why Should You Never Free-Feed Your Dog?
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?
How to Prevent Your Dog From Getting A Heat Stroke?
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?
Why Do Dogs Lick Their Feet and Paws?
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?
What Does a Wet Nose on a Dog Mean?
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?
What Does a Dry 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?
Why Do Dogs Sniff Everything?
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?
Understanding Your Dog’s Vision
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