Child friendly dog breeds your children will love quickly becomes important members of the family. Our four-legged friends have ruled the households of many across the globe and what makes owning a dog ever so special today, is the vast amount of knowledge we have to hand on how to care and the ever-increasing variety of dog breeds that’s available, certainly within the UK.
Separation anxiety in dogs who fear being left alone is something a lot of dog owners struggle with. Especially if they have a dog who has been diagnosed with this particular type of canine anxiety disorder. Separation anxiety involves the dog becoming disruptive or destructive when it is left alone, feelings overwhelm them and they become terrified when left by themselves.
One of the most common causes of cataracts in dogs is congenital, or genetic inheritance. It is also the most popular in current research with a need for DNA testing in specific breeds. Those that are genetically predisposed tojjk are the American Cocker Spaniels, Bichon Fries, Boston Terriers, Golden Retrievers, Havanese, Miniature Schnauzers, Miniature and Standard Poodles, and Silky Terriers.
Adopt a Senior Pet month is celebrated every November in the United States. It is a time when animal lovers open their homes to senior pets through adoption. Older pets can have special needs of some type. They require quality care, lots of patience, and a special kind of love.
By using natural remedies for elderly dogs, we show how much we adore our pets and will do everything we can to make them happy and healthy. As they age, we are challenged to find the best solutions for geriatric issues. Some experts say that a dog’s senior years begin at the young age of seven. That’s only 49 in human years (a scary implication for us).
Emotional support dogs are an increasingly common addition to homes. Whether they help calm a child with autism or keep a heavily depressed person from harming herself or himself, animal companions can be of great medical importance. If your pet helps you get through the day for one reason or another, you may be able to register them as emotional support dogs.
Movie Review: “The Stray” Opening on October 6, 2017 – How a Stray Dog Helps a Struggling Family Learn to Love Again
Pluto, the wonderdog, helps the Davis family in several ways, proving he is their guardian angel. During his life with the family, he manages to save a lost toddler, bring comfort and companionship to the 9-year-old boy, help restore a marriage, and repairs a broken father-son relationship. What more can you ask from a stray dog with a heart of gold?
In dog body language, it communicates a lot to humans. But in humans, their body language comprises more than half of our overall communication. Without words or tone to support them, dogs rely on their physicality alone to express themselves.
Dog strollers are one of today’s more popular dog items. In fact, one could say that dogs are luckier now than 100 years ago. Early book and stories show us that affection for family pets has not changed much. However, one does not have to be an Einstein to see that dog care has done a 360-degree turnaround.
The book “Rescued” by acclaimed journalist, Peter Zheutlin, is a follow-up to his New York Times bestseller, “Rescue Road”. We received an email from their PR manager, requesting that we do a book review as we are interested in rescuing dogs. And so here we are.
Cancer in dogs is increasing in numbers across the United States. Statistics show that canine cancer is the #1 cause of death in dogs who are over two years of age. Fifty-percent of dogs over the age of 10 have a chance of developing cancer. Statistics show that one in two dogs will acquire cancer, and one in four dogs will die of cancer. In college statistics, I learned that numbers can be manipulated to mean anything the student wants, but these numbers are just plain scary.
Dog ear hygiene is extremely important. Your dog’s ears are a perfect breeding ground for all types of nasty parasites, bacteria and dirt. This is due to the structure of your dog’s’ ears.
Canine solar eclipse blindness is a rarity among dogs but one we should be aware of. In the United States on Monday, August 21, 2017, the Great American Eclipse 2017 began. At 8:46 AM PT, the total solar eclipse started in Oregon; by 5:04 PM ET it ended in South
Euthanizing the elderly dog has changed a lot over the years. Because of medical advances and healthy nutrition, dogs are living longer today ever. However, when it is time for your dog to pass over, it is still a painful and difficult decision to make. A lot of dog owners
Pomsky puppies are a beautiful present for your child on their birthdays or for doing a job well. They are also wonderful gifts for anyone looking for a dog. I would like to recommend gifting one of these lovable puppies, a Pomeranian-Husky cross. Both breeds share ancient ancestry with the
Learning how to recognize arthritis in dogs is important, not only to the owners but also for ailing dogs. Arthritis is abnormal changes in the joints, bringing about pain and discomfort, lameness, and restricted mobility … whether it is in humans or animals.