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Keeping Dogs Safe Near Fire Pits
Dogs

Keeping Dogs Safe Near Fire Pits

Fire pits are wonderful and so are my pets. However, keeping the two of them close and apart is key to making my best friend with me for a long time.......[Read More]
How to Apply Tear Mender Ear Glue to a Dog's Ear
Dogs

How to Apply Tear Mender Ear Glue to a Dog's Ear

Whether you want your dog's ears to tip or stand, Tear Mender ear glue is a safe and simple aide in achieving the results you want. Positioning of your dog's ears will depend on its breed and individual needs, but the application process for using Tear Mender ear glue is virtually the same. The glue......[Read More]
Puppy Training - How to Train Your Dog to Come to You
Dogs

Puppy Training - How to Train Your Dog to Come to You

The training of dog is not an easy task. There is the need of an adequate and prompt training from the day one. If you have this consideration from the commencement, the procedure of training will be easier for you. Never forget that the success of any training of dog depends on both the trainer and......[Read More]
Miniature Schnauzer Health Problems
Dogs

Miniature Schnauzer Health Problems

Miniature schnauzers are a popular breed of toy dog developed in Germany in the 1800s, when there was demand for small dogs. The schnauzer was already a favored breed in Germany, but very large. That dog was crossed with affenpinschers and miniature pinschers in order to produce the miniature schnau......[Read More]
Virginia Rescues and Shelters
Dogs

Virginia Rescues and Shelters

Directory of United States-Wide shelters and rescues, and listings by province.......[Read More]
What Are the Top-10 Dog Breeds in the United States?
Dogs

What Are the Top-10 Dog Breeds in the United States?

On January 26, 2011, the American Kennel Club (AKC) released its statistics regarding the most popular dog breeds in the United States. Dog owners choose their pets for a variety of reasons, including trainability, versatility, calm temperament or aesthetic beauty. The top-10 breeds are an interesti......[Read More]
Useful Tips For a Successful Dog Training Program
Dogs

Useful Tips For a Successful Dog Training Program

The first thing you must do before training your dog is to form a close bond with it. Without a definite bond between the two of you, you will not be able to train your dog properly. Make sure that there is intimacy between both of you. This make the training sessions easy and fun filled.......[Read More]
Using Puppy Pads to Housebreak Your Puppy
Dogs

Using Puppy Pads to Housebreak Your Puppy

Practicing the right techniques for house training your puppy will make the process easier for both you and the puppy. Many dog owners train their puppies to use puppy pads from an early age to reinforce the behavior of eliminating in a specific place, and later teach them to apply the behavior outd......[Read More]
Choosing the Right Urns for Your Pet
Dogs

Choosing the Right Urns for Your Pet

There is no denying that losing your pet will be extremely difficult for you. They were loyal in life and loved you unconditionally. Because of this, you will want to honor their memory and ensure their final resting place is one that showcases their beauty. This is why many people are looking at ur......[Read More]
How to Find Breeder Lists
Dogs

How to Find Breeder Lists

Choosing a dog to add to your family is an exciting moment and a demanding responsibility. If you have decided not to rescue a dog, be sure to use a reputable breeder. If they are ready to hand a dog over at the first sight of money, no questions asked, then you should be wary of their breeding met......[Read More]
How to Stop My Chinese Pug From Shedding
Dogs

How to Stop My Chinese Pug From Shedding

A short-haired dog like a pug or Chinese pug cannot completely stop shedding, according to Compassionate Pug Rescue. New hairs are constantly growing and replacing dead hairs. Although shedding cannot be completely stopped, it can be greatly reduced in pugs. Baldness is not normal in pugs. If the pu......[Read More]
Naturopathy for Cancer in Dogs
Dogs

Naturopathy for Cancer in Dogs

Cancer kills one in four dogs each year, according to the Morris Animal Foundation. Choices for cancer care includes allopathic medicine, such as surgery, chemotherapy and/or radiation, as well as naturopathy, which utilizes remedies found in nature.......[Read More]
The Layman's Guide To Crate Training Puppies
Dogs

The Layman's Guide To Crate Training Puppies

Some people believe that crate training puppies is cruel.However, when used in the right context, using the crate training method for housebreaking your dog can be very effective.......[Read More]
Tips For Housetraining Old, Young, And Large Breed Dogs
Dogs

Tips For Housetraining Old, Young, And Large Breed Dogs

For years, "housetraining" has been a term associated with dogs. A housetrained dog is a dog that can be trusted to do its business in the spot you choose for him whether it's outside the house or indoors. A dog that is not housetrained can give its owner a lot of problems. ......[Read More]
Bark Collars Are The Perfect Deterrent Of Nuisance Barking
Dogs

Bark Collars Are The Perfect Deterrent Of Nuisance Barking

It is normal for your dog to bark. Since dogs are territorial their barking behavior will be triggered by intruders or perceived threats of aggression. However, there is also nuisance barking.......[Read More]
5 Things That Should Never End Up in Your Dog's Food Bowl
Dogs

5 Things That Should Never End Up in Your Dog's Food Bowl

Everyone wants their dog to be happy. A great way to keep your dog happy and healthy is to make his dog food at home, with the same quality of food that you would feed to your children or guests. But there are some things that are OK for humans but can cause pain, discomfort, sickness, or death in d......[Read More]
Exercises For Your Injured Dog
Dogs

Exercises For Your Injured Dog

A dog, which is injured, should not be made inactive, as it will adversely affect its health. Exercises for your dog are a must to keep it healthy and fit. Although, upon injury, the dog would probably be a little incapacitated to do various exercises, you can choose the regimen below for the proper......[Read More]
How to Prevent Dry Skin in a Dog
Dogs

How to Prevent Dry Skin in a Dog

Just like people, dogs can suffer from dry skin. Usually, an owner firsts notices this because the dog starts scratching and/or the dog's skin is visibly flaking. Many issues can cause dry skin in dogs, including an inadequate diet, over-bathing or a dry climate. You can take several easy steps to p......[Read More]
Swelling After Neutering
Dogs

Swelling After Neutering

Canine neutering has become commonplace surgery in today's world. Despite its common nature, some complications can occur. Post-surgical swelling is one moderately serious complication of which dog owners should be aware.......[Read More]
How to Treat Canine Mange
Dogs

How to Treat Canine Mange

Canine mange is caused by mites, which are microscopic parasites that burrow beneath the dog's skin. If your dog is infected with demodectic mange, his hair will fall out around the muzzle and head, exposing inflamed, flaky skin. The other variety of mange, sarcoptic mange (also known as scabies) te......[Read More]