Category Archives: Dogs

Dog Walk – Do It Like a Pro

Walking your dog the right way reinforces that you (human) are the pack leader. Walk your dog, do not let your dog walk you. If you allow your dog to walk in front of you while on a lead you are reinforcing in the dog’s mind that the dog is alpha over you because the leader always…
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Cuteness Alert! – Cute Portraits of Animal Doppelgangers

Cuteness Alert! Animal siblings are absolutely adorable, but when they’re brothers from other mothers, that is, somehow, even cuter. Warren Photographic is an image library from the United Kingdom which specializes in animal photography and their latest trend of capturing incredibly similar animals of different species is rather popular. The most usual pairs are bunnies…
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Help Your Dog Overcome a Fear of Strangers

This is common problem: Dogs who are very apprehensive around strangers. Here’s a typical comment from someone seeking her help for this situation: “My dog seems fine with people. He can walk in crowds and often just ignores guests, but if a stranger tries to reach for and pet him he often backs away and…
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Rescue Pit Bull Gets His Own Kitty

Bubba, the 6-year-old rescue pit bull, has always been obsessed with cats. It started when his human mom Rebecca Pizzello got him from a shelter in Phoenix, Arizona when he was just 3 months old. Her roommate was caring for a litter of kittens and Bubba just clicked with them. Finally, after 6 years of…
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Introducing Your Dog to New Baby

Introducing Dog and Baby Make the first meeting a joyous occasion – a few tips on how to introduce your dog to new baby. Who is the new, hairless puppy? Why does it smell so strange? What is that weird noise it’s making? And why does it need so much attention? These are some of…
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Building Balanced Diet for Your Dog

When it comes to food, your dog needs nutritional and balanced diet as well as plenty of clean, fresh water to stay happy and healthy.  Humans have their own unique nutritional needs, as do all animals. Cows should eat what cows should eat. Dogs should eat what dogs should eat. And for the most part,…
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Best Flooring for Dogs

Best Flooring for Dogs For whatever reason, man has always kept dogs. Keeping this friend needs a careful choice of the floor. A dog can damage the floor where it spends most of the time. Often, a dog will mess up with the floor by scratching it, damaging your carpets or relieving themselves on it.…
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Woman Leaves $1.2 Million to Help Local Pets

Glenda Taylor DeLawder of Carter County, Tennessee, loved animals so much that she left local pets an incredibly generous gift in her will: her substantial estate. DeLawder, who passed away in November 2015, was described in her obituary as an "avid animal lover," but the recently announced gift gives new meaning to the phrase. "The gift…
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World’s Most Gentle Dog Breeds

Some dog breeds are spastic, while others are incredibly calm. Some breeds have reputations for playfulness, while more athletic types work on farms bossing around sheep or find their calling doing police work. But there are plenty of dog breeds that are just generally sweet and loving and gentle. Kids can crawl all over them,…
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Golden Retriever – Breed Information

The Golden Retriever is one of the most popular dog breeds in the U.S. It's no surprise that the Golden Retriever is one of the top ten most popular dogs in the U.S. It's all good with the Golden: he's highly intelligent, sociable, beautiful, and loyal. He's also lively. The Golden Retriever is slow to…
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Senior Dogs – Feeding And Nutrition

Feeding And Nutrition Of Senior Dogs Your 4 legged friend can live to a grand old age, and certainly dogs are living to a much older old then they did even just 40 years ago. In part, this is due to better access to veterinary care, improved vaccines and an greater understanding of the nutritional…
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Check Out The World’s Largest Dog Breeds

In the past, big size and strength were often desirable factors to breed into dogs, making them feared protectors and efficient hunters. Consequently, there have been many giant dog breeds created in the world over the centuries. There is no universal height or weight at which a breed is officially classified as a giant dog…
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How Therapy Dogs Help Human Health

The accomplishments of some types of working dogs can be very tangible — for example, a guide dog leading his visually impaired partner though city streets, or search and rescue dogs who have a very visible role in the management of natural and man-made disasters. In fact, in the New York City area, the dogs…
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Dog Breed Facts and Info – Neapolitan Mastiff

The Neapolitan Mastiff is a serious, powerful dog. The body of this massive, rather rectangular looking dog has abundant, hanging wrinkles and folds on the head and a very large dewlap. The wide, flat head is large in comparison to the rest of the body. The muzzle is 1/3 the length of the head and…
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Introducing A New Dog Into Your Multi Dog Household

Introducing A New Dog Into Your Multi Dog Household If you’re planning on adding a new dog into your pack, there are a few things to keep in mind to make sure all of your pets are just as happy with decision as you are. Here are a few tips to ensure you start off…
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