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?
This is a question that many pet guardians grapple with, especially when they notice irregular sleeping patterns in their pet friends. On average adult dogs sleep for 12–14 hours a day, although the duration can vary depending on other factors such as breed and age. Continue reading How Many Hours A Day Do Dogs Sleep & How Much Do They Need?
So how do you know what bed to buy?
Dog beds are a necessity. Your dog needs his own bed for the same reasons you do. Dog beds give your dog their very own place to sleep, a place to relax and watch the world go by and a retreat when life is a little too exciting. Continue reading How to choose the best dog bed
Where do you start?
With the addition of a few new dog breeds, the American Kennel Club (AKC) now recognizes 175 breeds. There are, of course, hundreds of other breeds not recognized by the AKC, such as the many so-called designer dogs that have cropped up in recent years, but the base 175 are the ones most people know. Continue reading How to choose the dog breed that suits you best
They say Man’s best friend is the Dog. No one is as loyal as our pet dog, usually considered as much a family member as anyone else. We take them away on holidays with us, snuggle with them when it’s cold and they are always there for company whenever we need them. Dogs don’t ask for much more than a cuddle, a stroke and a warm place to sleep. Yet no matter their feelings or mood they are always there when we call them with the same look of love in their eyes and that excited wagging tail. In honor of these beautiful creatures we celebrate ‘dog day’. Continue reading What Is National Dog, Puppy And Pet Day All About?