Pet Owners and Poopy Duties
I have always believed that ever child needs a pet. Pets instill responsibility in youngsters with jobs like providing food, water, a pat on the head, and a friendly word. Now I realize it is tough to snuggle a fish or cuddle a snake (although some kids do), but even mice offer love through warm, brown eyes and furry sniffling. Today I became even more convinced of the value of pets.Can My Dog Be a Therapy Dog?
Many of us appreciate the affection and love we receive from our dogs. They look up at you with those eyes that say “I love you no matter what.” We just can’t help but adore them and thoroughly enjoy cuddling with them.Exactly When Is A Dog Thought Of As A Senior?
Unfortunately dogs will age much more rapidly than we humans do, and it is painful to see them as they get older. The time it takes for this to happen will vary by breed, but generally speaking the larger the breed, the faster it happens.How To Know If Your Cat Is Safe With Your Dog
If you’ll be bringing a cat home you may want to know if it’s okay for a dog to be around. It may be hard to know if either animal will react poorly to this. Here are some tips so you can see if this can be done in the best way possible.How to Ensure That a Senior Dog Is As Comfortable As Possible
Elderly dogs, just like elderly people have changing needs. Everyone seems to flip when they see a puppy or a young dog leaping around but an older dog which has been well cared for and loved is equally appealing for a true dog lover.3 Travel Tips For Dogs – Keeping Your Pet Happy During Your Drive
Traveling long distances can be stressful, and that feeling tends to be multiplied when you are traveling with pets. This is especially true if your pet is anxious about traveling, or hasn’t traveled much in the past. The following tips can help you ensure both you and your pets a stress free trip, and minimize the anxiety of traveling with your dogs.Teaching Your Dog Tricks – Do’s and Don’ts
Teaching your dog tricks takes time and effort but the benefits for both of you are enormous. In this article I will discuss some of these benefits and some important do’s and don’ts.Adopt An Older Dog Instead Of A Puppy (EXPERT)
Older dogs are the perfect choice for those who don’t have the time and patience to train a puppy. They are usually more mellow and well-behaved and will give you and your family many years of friendship. Read the article and find the many ways an older dog may be the right choice for you. Imagine your joy at coming home tonight to find a loving, smart and mild mannered dog greeting you at the door, with tail wagging a greeting. That can be your reality when you adopt an older dog.Making the Connection Between Dogs and Our Lifestyle
Whether we know it or not, dogs have a great effect on our lifestyle. They can make you patient, caring and compassionate. They can also bring out endearing and lovable qualities within you. However, they can also make you bold, tough and threatening if you use them for not so family oriented reasons, such as hunting, attacking and guarding.Collies, Pointers, Mountain Dogs – What Should I Know?
There is nothing like the affection of a dog. As puppies, they crawl right into our hearts, even their smell and breath is precious to us. What is not precious, though, is when we step into their poop on the floor or into a puddle of pee.4 Interesting Facts About The King Charles Cavalier Spaniel
When you are ready to welcome a canine family member into your home, you have a lot to think about including choosing the type of breed for your new addition. The King Charles Cavalier Spaniel is a popular breed because of its compact size and its proclivity for being warm and loving. Here are some interesting facts to help you determine if this dog breed is for you.Choosing The Bouvier Des Flandres As Your New Pet
Originally, the Bouvier Des Flandres was bred to work on a farm. The dog has a rugged look and the strength to back its appearance up. It bears a similar resemblance to a Scottish Terrier, but it has a stockier build and a characteristic beard and mustache. If this tough, gentleman-looking blend of dog sounds appealing to you, be sure it is a breed that makes for a good house pet for your situation.