A lot of dog owners have the misconception that crates are bad for their dogs and will only cause them to become depress. Since they feel that putting their dogs in to crates is a kind of punishment, they do not believe in crate training puppies. They cannot be further from the truth. In fact, if us
Dog owners will need to take their dogs out for walks on a nearly daily basis. A collar will work for most dogs, but others will need to wear a harness to be kept under control. A harness is a good option if your dog is quite adept at getting out of his collar.
Dogs whine for a number of reasons.When your dog whines, she is talking to you. She wants you to know that there is something that she needs for a variety of reasons. By understanding the root cause of dog whining you can take some simple steps to controlunwanted whining by your dog.
Do you have to clean your dog's eyes three times a day and despite all the cleaning she still has yellow greenish stuff on the hair around her eyes? Off course you don't have to clean the eyes three times a day, but as I am sure you know the yellow stuff can get pretty smelly, as it is a b
If a "top ten" list existed for guard dogs, the English Mastiff dog would definitely rank right up there in the top two or three. His appearance alone guarantees that anyone who stumbles across this dog thinks twice about coming near him.
A pregnant dog is going through many changes as there are tiny puppies growing inside her. It is logical to understand that her needs are eventually going to increase.
Discover how to identify the essentials that make up good dog food. Learn what you dog needs to be healthier, be happier and live longer!
In the wild, where dogs live in packs, there's a natural order of alpha dog and subservients. Alpha dog is the top dog. He is the leader. He eats first and mates first with whoever he wants.
Let's face it, your Golden by nature doesn't want to stay. She always, always wants to be right next to you. So, you have your work cut out for you.
In 1964, a medical researcher named Harry W. Diehl discovered cetyl myristoleate with hopes that its usage would cure arthritis pain in humans. While Cetyl myristoleate has been considered ineffective for use in humans, it has been found to be an effective lubricant as well as a potent anti-inflamm
When looking for a dog, it is important to first consider your wants and needs. Finding a dog that is easy to train and doesn't bark frequently isn't difficult if you understand what specific breeds typically have those characteristics. Intelligence does not necessarily mean a dog is easy to train,
A great guide for affordable and free gifts for you pooch, an essential read for all dog lovers.
Coonhounds are wonderfully intelligent dogs that are generally quite eager to please. However, coonhounds do have a reputation of being difficult to train. They really aren't, they just require a different approach in how you train them.
Recently, a friend of mine asked me this question. His dog was recently diagnosed with liver cancer and he had no idea what to do. I explained him everything about canine cancer and only then I realized that a lot of pet owners actually do not know a great deal about this deadly disease. So, I decid
An article for people who are serious about dog adoption and want to get some valuable information about it. Make sure you read my in-depth article before you adopt a dog.
The American Humane Society recommends spaying or neutering your dog or cat to help prevent uterine, testicular or other types of cancer in your pet, as well as to reduce the overpopulation of cats and dogs.
Owning a clingy canine may drive you and your neighbors nuts, but what is behind the madness? Dog separation anxiety can be drawn back to a wide variety of root causes, from being rejected by the mother at birth to over stimulation by the owner and a variety of causes in between. Medication is even
Cleaning Dog Teeth is important to a dog's Health. This article provides three easy steps to a daily regimen that is effective.
Rabies vaccinations are required in many states. Yet, rabies vaccinations have one of the highest side effect rates of any vaccination you could give your dog. Rabies vaccinations can cause adverse reactions in dogs ranging from a simple fever to seizures to death.
Heartworm is a serious parasitic infection that eventually fills up so much of your dog's heart and surrounding arteries, that your dog will have increasing difficulty breathing, and moving around at all, due in part to the lack of oxygen he is able to breathe in.Although heartworm can be preve