Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Training: Commands Every Dog Should Know
The greater Swiss mountain dog is a dog breed that is said to have been developed in the Swiss Alps. This dog results when the indigenous dogs mate with the large Mastiff types that were brought to Switzerland by the foreign settlers.Why Is My Dog Afraid of Thunderstorms?
Being afraid of thunderstorms is common for some people, so why should it be different for dogs? Here are a few reasons why dogs are affected before, and during storms; along with suggestions to help them “survive.”9 Things You Can Do Now to Keep Your Dog Safer
Shih Tzu happens and dogs get lost. This article provides tips on how you can keep your dog safer and prevent him from getting lost or stolen.Keeping Pets Can Be an Enriching Experience
Keeping a pet has become more of a social norm these days. People like to keep all kinds of pets these days right from dogs, birds and cats to unusual pets such as rabbits and elephants. It can be the most elevating experience to have a pet at your house.How To Potty Train Your Pet Indoors Using Puppy Pee Pads In Less Than 14 Days
Learn how to potty train a dog indoors using puppy training pee pads in less than 14 days. The end goal is to train the dog to do his business only where the dog owner allows him to, and to do so without puppy pee pads. Coupon code for puppy pads included.Dog DayCare – A Most Neglected Family Member Deserves A Treat!
Things You Should Know About Doggy Daycare. Just a few years ago, dog daycare was virtually non-existent and the idea seemed a little crazy. However, the times have changed dramatically since then. Canines need exercise! Stimulation both mental and physical. It is a fact that very few get enough exercise and this could potentially cause them to become obese, develop bad habits, create unacceptable and destructive behaviors, or just go stir crazy.But My Dog Has Papers! See What This Really Means
“AKC purebred with papers” “Papered stud dog” “Champion lines with papers and full pedigrees” If you read various advertisements for puppies, you might see some of the phrases above in the ad. Sellers repeatedly use phrases like dog is registered and comes with papers in order to make claims about the dog’s worth, health, behavior, and quality. The phrase registered with papers is used by many so-called breeders in an attempt to “prove” that the dogs being sold are high quality, in excellent health, with great temperament and well worth the price they are asking. Unfortunately, “having papers” doesn’t always mean everything listed above.What To Look For In A High Quality Dog Food
In this article I would like to share with you some useful information about what to look for in a high quality pet food. The fact is that there are hundreds if not thousands of different types of dog food brands for you to choose from. Some foods are more expensive, some brands are less expensive.8 Top Tips To Keep Your Canine Companion Healthy And Happy
Loyal, obedient and non-judgmental; just a few of many positive adjectives that describe man’s best friend. The bond between many dog owners and their dogs is actually much closer than with any of their human friends. The physical and emotional well being of such a priceless friend should thus never be taken for granted.Dogs Can Die When They Can’t Escape The Heat!
In the UK we are certainly having some very warm days in between the rainy ones and… and, if the last few years are anything to go by, there will be a lot of sunny days to come as we get into the summer months. We need to pay particular attention to what our dogs need in the heat: some shade and somewhere cool to escape to and plenty of fresh water.Stop the Biting Behavior of Your Dog – What You Need to Know
While dogs have thick skin and biting each other may not be harmful for them, it is different for humans as we don’t have thick skin and can get hurt from their sharp teeth. Whether they just want to play, protect themselves or profess their position as leader of the pack in your home, they need to know what is appropriate and not appropriate when it comes to using their sharp teeth. It is important to stop the biting behavior of your dog to prevent him from causing harm to people around him. Dog bites are a serious problem and require medical attention.Helpful Tips to Remove Your Dog’s Tear Stains
Dogs are naturally cute but their cuteness can be reduced with the presence of stubborn stains under their eyes. Tear staining is a common problem of dogs especially to some breeds. Stains under a dog’s eyes are caused by excessive tearing brought by a number of eye problems such as dog eye infections, eye lids and eyelash problems, shallow eye socket problems, blockage in the tear drainage holes and food allergies. The long hair in the face and the hair growing in the skin folds around the eyes can also irritate the eyes resulting to excessive tearing. Whatever the cause of your dog’s excessively watery eyes, it can lead to another problem which is the visible tear stains under their eyes. Of course it is best to consult your vet to resolve his watery eye problems but at the same time you also have to get rid of the tear stains and make him look cute again. So how to remove your dog’s tear stains?