Tag Archives: PETS

What’s it like to be a declawed kitten ?

Imagine you’re a happy kitten. You play, run, jump, bat toys around, and when you’re all played out, you snuggle with your feline and human friends, kneading them with your paws like you did your mom when you were nursing on her. Life is good. Then one day you’re taken to the vet, where you go under anesthesia, then wake up ... Readmore »

Crate Training Your Puppy: The Key To A Pee-Free Home

Crate training, when done effectively, can be a helpful tool. Not only does it provide your new puppy with a sense of safety and stability, it also provides you, as a new puppy owner, with a way to establish order and rule in your home. Implemented and followed through with correctly, crate training is a win for all parties involved ... Readmore »

4 Tips for Crate Training Dogs, Made Easy

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, dog crates provide a special doggie den in your home while saving your best sofa from a hairy existence. The ability to spend a bit of time in a crate or behind a gate should be a skill every dog should have, just like Sit or Stay, so they can hang out stress-free at the ... Readmore »

How To Treat Dogs With Dry Skin

Dry skin isn’t a nice feeling at all. Your skin can get really itchy, right? Well dogs have the same kind of problem, yet they can’t just go out to the pharmacy and purchase a remedy. But, as the owner you can certainly help. Here are some remedies that might just help your dog. Some of these remedies sound familiar, ... Readmore »

Swimming Dogs

Swimming is not just good for your body, but also for your dog’s. That is, if your dog likes swimming. Some really don’t and would rather stay on land. But there are plenty of ways to make your dog comfortable in the water, it takes time and patience if your dog isn’t really a fan of water – it is ... Readmore »

Sleeping Cats

So it’s 2017, another year has passed. Let’s hope 2017 is a good year for all pets and pet lovers. There are still many improvements to be made concerning the treatment of animals, and we are looking forward to this year improving the health of millions of pets all over the world – especially those that live in terrible circumstances. ... Readmore »

Aggressive Dog Training Tips: Help Your Dog Be Happy

Most of the time, when you see an aggressive dog it wasn’t born that way. Owners of dogs just may not fully understand how to train their dog. This lack of training often leads to aggressive behavior in dogs because they are responding to situations using their instincts, and not proper training since they have never been taught differently. Dogs ... Readmore »

Rehoming An Aggressive Dog: When Is It Time To Say Goodbye?

Saying goodbye to your dog is difficult no matter what the circumstances. In my family’s case, we had to bid farewell to one of our dogs because he was becoming more and more aggressive. This decision wasn’t made lightly, but ultimately, we knew it was best for us all. After all, we didn’t want our dog to act on his ... Readmore »

Why Dogs Eat Grass: How To Train Them To Stop

Our dogs often do things that we struggle to understand. One of those things is eating grass. While we may feed our dogs a perfectly well-balanced diet and provide them with all the stimulation they need, they may still take to consuming grass. Puppies eating grass is common too. There are many theories behind just why our canine friends impersonate ... Readmore »

How To Treat A Poisoned Dog

Did your pet eat chocolate or get into the antifreeze in the basement? Act quick! It’s toxic, and you need to break out the poison patrol actions ASAP. But what do you do? Here are the five steps you need to take to get Spot back into good health in no time. Five Steps To Treat A Poisoned Dog 1. ... Readmore »