We love taking our dogs out on hikes. It is a great time to be outside. And in this setting your dog can roam around freely without too much worry. But before you go on an outdoor adventure with your pet, it is wise to prepare your dog beforehand. Your dog needs to be well-trained
Dog agility is not just for competing canines. Your canine can partake in agility training on different levels. It is a way for your dog and you to become involved in a positive activity together. And if you are not an exercise enthusiast, don’t worry. Agility training is about having fun, bonding and being with
Your pet is susceptible to the same diseases as humans. Your dog is capable of developing and suffering from arthritis. It is a debilitating disease if not addressed properly. And by no means is this information a substitute for having your pup examined by a veterinarian. This is just basic information on dog arthritis. Many
Taking your pet to the office is a privilege most people cannot claim. It is fortunate to be able to have your dog alongside while at work all day long. Your pet does not get lonely, has your companionship and the setting is stimulating. But before you dive right into bringing your dog to the
Family behavior has changed. Instead of one person working in a home, there are two out of the house all day long working fulltime, and in some cases more than one job. In addition, the idea of being able to afford a big house with a backyard is gone. Some families now live in a
A responsible dog owner needs to provide lots of love and care to his/her pet. Provide a safe environment and plenty of exercise and nutrition. But this also means you need to pay attention to common medical care for your dog. Here is a list of things to look out for regarding your dog’s health
It is essential to your puppy’s development to be handled and trained by you and other people. It allows your puppy to understand that humans are not something to fear, and begins the socialization skills off on a positive start. Puppies need nail trimming, grooming, shots, and training. And sometimes these tasks are not always
Hurricane season is approaching. Tropical thunderstorms keep showing up on radar in clusters and we need to prepare for the worst. That means buying bottled water, canned foods, batteries, and more. But within the midst of your preparations, did you remember to purchase items for your pets? Do you have pet supplies to ride out
There are ways to make dog walking not seem so much like a chore, but rather time you both may enjoy together. Here are some basic tips to keep you on the right track. Choose Your Leash Wisely You need to be sure to select a lease that coincides with your dog’s personality and habits.
This little breed of dogs needs some extra care when training. Of course, each dog has its own personality, but there are a few things to keep in mind regarding all Chihuahuas across the board. Adapt to Size Chihuahuas are tiny dogs, so when training use a leash and collar that won’t injure the neck.