Everything Your Dog Needs You To Know About Kennel Cough
Kennel cough is very similar to a cold. It may be caused by both viral and bacterial infections and affects the upper respiratory system including the trachea and bronchial tubes. Tracheobronchitis and Bordetella are other names for this condition. It is highly contagious and most dogs will experience it at least once in their lives.
Reasons Your Dog Is Your Best Travel Companion
Who doesn’t enjoy traveling? The feeling of enjoying the freedom of going from one place to another with your significant other or family member is the best feeling in the world. But did you know that your dog loves to travel too?
Don’t Let Moving Traumatize Your Pet
We know how stressful and energy depriving moving can be for our children and us. What about our pets? They have grown up in a certain place that feels familiar and safe. Can they overcome the stress and adapt to their new home?
Does Your Dog Need Supplements To Be Healthy?
There are a lot of people who take regular vitamins and supplements to keep up with their recommended allowances. However, there are also a number of pet owners who are looking into giving their pets vitamins and other supplements to help keep them as healthy as possible. When you have a dog that you are caring for, it might be in your best interest to learn a lot more about the different supplements, natural additives and multivitamins for their overall health.
Canine Massage Is A Great Idea
It may seem silly to some the things we do for our pets. But we care about them and want them to be healthy and happy. There are great lengths people go to ensure the best healthcare for their dog.
Are Your Neighbors Annoyed By Your Dog?
When you have a pet, a certain amount of responsibility comes along with it. If you have neighbors that live nearby, you always want to take into account whether or not your dog is being annoying on a day to day basis. After all, even the biggest dog lover can end up losing their patience if the dog next door starts to bark or get into things and so on. Because you love your dog and he or she is an integral part of the family, it may be difficult for you to realize just how much of a nuisance he or she is becoming.
Are Dogs Really Color-Blind?
We have often wondered if dogs can see in color or is it only in black and white? Well, veterinarians used to believe that it was only in black and white, but recent studies have shown that dogs do have some vision in color. They are unable to see as brightly and as much of a variety as we are, but they do have 20% of the cone photoreceptor cells that humans do.
A Few Tips To Keep Your Pet Dog From Getting Bloat
We all know what bloating is. It is basically an abnormal accumulation of air in the stomach after having a heavy meal. For us, feeling bloated is just feeling physically uncomfortable, but it is also an inconvenience of our own. However, bloating in dogs is completely different. In fact it is a serious condition that requires immediate treatment and possibly the number one cause of death to many dog breeds. When a dog is bloated, the stomach twists, and the dog tries to vomit but it can’t expel the air. This is a condition that leads to death if left untreated.
5 Tips On Keeping Your Dog Happy During Your Move
Moving to a new home can be an exciting experience for the family. However, for your dog, it can be a stressful time. People have ways to manage their stress during a move because they can visualize their new home and plan ahead in anticipation. But for the dog, he may see these changes as a loss of what is familiar and comfortable. Dogs are very intuitive. As the owner, you have a responsibility to reassure your dog that these changes are positive. Here are five tips to help you minimize the negative side of moving and to keep your dog happy during the process.
How to Find English Bulldogs For Sale
If you have done your research and are sure a Bulldog is the one for you, you have two options: A reputable breeder or a rescue. A reputable breeder is a dog fancier who shows their dogs, does health checks for heritable conditions, is a member of the breed club, and has a genuine interest in improving the breed. Their dogs should have show titles, health clearances, and be registered with the AKC.
The Smartest Dog Breeds
The breeds that do best in performance events, and therefore are thought to be the smartest, are not necessarily so. A different perspective on canine intelligence.
The Best Dog Training Tip Ever!
There are many different techniques on how to train your dog. Depending upon who you ask, this is better than that and that’s better than this. Although this is not always the case when it come to such an important topic.