Whenever we hear of a dog in heat we conjure up images of creatures acting in a very awkward to watch manner. Continue reading What Is Dog Heat and How Long Is a Female Dog In Heat For?
Among the most important tasks in dog grooming is trimming their nails. Continue reading How Often Should You Trim Your Dog’s Nails And What Should You Do If They Bleed?
When it comes to feeding dogs and other pets, commercially prepared kibble has become the food of choice for most caregivers, and it’s easy to see why. Continue reading Is It Ok To Feed Your Dog Mass-Produced Meat And What Are The Vet Approved Alternatives?
There’s no question that shelters are full of dogs that are in need of good homes. According to the ASPCA close to 6.5 million pets end up in U.S. animal shelters nationwide every year; 3.3 million of them being dogs. Continue reading Why Are There So Many Rescue Dogs and Are Breeders Making It Worse?
Different Schools of Thought
There are two very different opinions when it comes to dogs and their digging habits. At one end of the spectrum you have those who believe that dogs will be dogs and digging is in their nature so it’s cruel to stop them doing so. Continue reading How to Stop Your Dog Digging Your Garden Up!
Figuring Out Why
A lot of people don’t want their dogs to bark. At all. They think that a well behaved dog shouldn’t bark. Continue reading How to Stop Your Dog Barking
When To Worry
If your dog seems to get a little over excited while playing and often nips or play bites you may need to do some reconditioning to teach him what an acceptable bite force is. Continue reading Why Do Dogs Play Bite & Nip?
Dog Grooming 101
We go to great expense and effort to make sure our favorite four legged friends are happy and healthy. The dog grooming industry alone brings in billions of dollars annually thanks to our insistence on keeping our canine family members nicely coiffed as welling as smelling fresh and clean. Continue reading Advice for Grooming Your Dog & Equipment To Use
A fully grown dog has on average about a third more teeth than a human being. By the time the latter reach adulthood they have 32 permanent teeth – ten less than their furry friends’ 42. Continue reading How many teeth do adult dogs have & when do puppies lose baby teeth?
Dog Washing and Grooming
There’s no doubt that among your dog’s least favorite things to do is taking a bath. Unfortunately, grooming is one of those chores you simply can’t avoid, however messy and time-consuming it might be. Continue reading How Often Should You Wash & Bathe Your Dog Per Week?