When you are training your puppy, it pays to have some great equipment. Some puppy training aids can be made at home or improvised. And there is a growing range of equipment available online for those that are short of time. Although there are very few essential tools for effective dog training, there are a wealth of items which can be extraordinarily helpful, and fun to use. Puppy training … [Read more...] about Puppy Training Aids
If you're a new dog owner, you're probably wondering how to teach a dog to sit. That's usually one of the first questions a new pup parent has. Why “sit” became the obvious first-choice 'command' or 'trick' for dogs is not altogether clear to me. Perhaps we just like the way our pooch gleams up at us through slobbery smiles when their rump is rooted firmly in place. In my opinion, it's a … [Read more...] about How To Teach A Dog To Sit – Basic Training For Your Pooch
Are you wondering about the use of hydrogen peroxide for dogs? Many pet owners may attempt to use hydrogen peroxide on their dogs, for everything from inducing vomiting to antiseptic purposes. If your dog is suffering, it’s natural to want to help him out straight away. This is especially true when they have eaten something they shouldn’t have, or appear to be in pain. But can hydrogen … [Read more...] about Hydrogen Peroxide For Dogs – Vomiting, Ears, Wounds, Other Issues
Most dogs should eat one to three meals a day. But deciding whether one, two, or three meals is right for your dog depends upon their age, size, and shape, and individual needs. Choosing the right schedule is important, and there is a lot of research to help you. How Often Should I Feed My Dog? Are you wondering how often to feed a dog each day? Not only is it important what to feed … [Read more...] about How Many Times a Day Should a Dog Eat a Meal?
Welcome to our complete guide to the best dog food for Boxers with sensitive stomachs. There's nothing more worrying for a dog owner than a pup who won't eat, especially when that pup is a Boxer. This boisterous, energetic breed is extremely playful and needs lots of food to fuel his active lifestyle. So what if your Boxer can't, or won't, eat? Sometimes dogs are fussy and many reasons can … [Read more...] about Best Dog Food For Boxers With Sensitive Stomachs
Do you love olives? Are you asking yourself 'can dogs eat olives too?' After all, when he gives you those cute puppy dog eyes, it’s hard to say no! In this article we will take a look at whether olives are safe for dogs, whether they are good or bad for them to eat, and which types of olives are best for sharing. Olives are a nutritious and healthful snack for humans. In fact, olives often … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Olives Or Are They Best Left In The Jar?
Welcome to your complete guide to the Cockapoo. This Cocker Spaniel Poodle mix is known as a Cockapoodle, or a Cockapoo. Read on to discover the Cockapoo's origins, its temperament, lifespan and parentage. We also have great tips to help you buy a Cockapoo puppy, how to train it and finding a good breeder. This owner-friendly guide contains all the Cockapoo information potential and … [Read more...] about Cockapoo – The Adorable Cocker Spaniel Poodle Mix
Welcome to our guide to the Deer Head Chihuahua. This is a variation on the Chihuahua breed, with a longer muzzle and less rounded skull. But what does that distinctive head shape mean for your new puppy? Let’s find out! The Chihuahua is the smallest breed in the world. It is often referred to as either “apple head” or “deer head,” describing their physical appearance. The breed has become … [Read more...] about Deer Head Chihuahua – Pros and Cons of the Longer Muzzle
It's not uncommon for Pitbull owners to surrender a brand new toy to their pet, only to realize it was not one of the best toys for Pitbulls. They have to take it away a scant few minutes or hours later as chunks are falling off, innards exposed, pieces are eaten or missing. Many Pitbull owners are left wondering, are there actually any indestructible dog toys for Pitbulls? The truth is … [Read more...] about The Best Toys For Pitbulls Who Love to Chew and Play
Welcome to our Ruffwear Cooling Vest Review. Looking at the Ruffwear Jet Stream Cooling Vest. Giving you a guide to how it works, how to use it and whether it might suit your dog. As well as letting you know when you might prefer the Ruffwear Swamp Cooler instead. Do Dogs Need Cooling Vests? Overheating is a potential problem in working dogs during warm weather. Dogs suffer from heatstroke … [Read more...] about Ruffwear Cooling Vest – Jet Stream Review and Tips