There is a reason that dog spelled backward is God, and this video shows why! When God had made the earth and sky, The flowers and the trees. He then made all the animals, The fish, the birds and bees. And when at last He’d finished, Not one was quite the same. He said, “I’ll […]Read More »
… animal behaviorists are constantly learning new and important facts about dog behavior and improved dog training techniques. With many discoveries and innovations in dog training courses occurring on a regular basis, some of the traditional dog training techniques have become outmoded.Read More »
Have you ever seen the neighbor’s dog waddling down the walk? They huff and puff just to jump down a few steps because they’re out of breath before they can even enjoy a few laps around the yard. Dog obesity has become a big problem, and for the most part, it’s because of their owner. […]Read More »
Why own a dog? There’s a danger you know,
You can’t own just one, for the craving will grow.
There’s no doubt they’re addictive, wherein lies the danger.
While living with lots, you’ll grow poorer and stranger.
For several days I had heard a constant, ear-splitting shrieking coming from one of the darker cages in the adoptions section, and tried to block out the noise, thinking that this was obviously a bad-tempered, spoilt creature, and I had better things to do than to cater to it.Read More »
… if a dog has been in a shelter and has grown attached to people before, only to be traumatized by being separated and left alone, they may exhibit signs of dog separation anxiety. Sometimes a change in routine or the leaving of another pet or member of the family can also cause this anxiety in dogs.Read More »
Your child’s first best friend is the family dog and in order to make them best friends it is important that your dog can tolerate your child. Children are known for aggravating dogs because of the constant noise or movements they are making and if your dog is not used to those things, it can […]Read More »
Hudson, a pit bull puppy, has recently been fitted with a prosthetic hind leg to replace the previous leg which he lost due to an abusive and neglectful owner. The owner is thought to have tried to nail all 3 of the puppies to the tracks but thankfully they broke free. Hudson had to have his paw amputated as it was reportedly injured so badly that it had a large hole in it.Read More »
We are the sum of our life experiences, and the same can be said of dogs. Each dog has an individual personality and genetic make-up, giving multi-dog households the potential for clashes. Finding just the right combination of dog personalities to share your home can be challenging.Read More »
Considering how important your dog is in your life, will you not want to lay down your life to protect him from the rampant liver disease in dogs? The liver of a dog is an important constituent of all dogs’ physical health needs care and protection from physical dysfunction. Most households need help with liver failure in dogs, mostly because they cannot determine the cause of his illness at the very onset of liver disease.Read More »
Animals, both wild and domesticated, need space and time to roam. Just as there is an inherent right in most human populations to have personal space and freedom, humans have the power and responsibility to make decisions that will benefit any animal they agree to care for. A relationship with an animal is often more mutual than the human realizes.Read More »
Ryan Frater is a young boy with a great love for animals. When a mother dog was killed on his school premises, he bottle fed the babies and kept one – Rocky, who is now 2 years old and his pride and joy. When the hurricane was coming, the landlady where he lives with his Mum refused to have the dog inside, so he took him to a relative for safety, but he was beaten and one back leg broken. It hangs sadly from his hip, needing surgery.Read More »
Taking care of dogs or puppies may seem to be overwhelming at times, especially if you are a first-time dog owner and everything seems rather new and confusing. Here are a few general tips for dog care that will get you on the right track in short order with one glance.Read More »
To be a “responsible” first time dog owner, there are several preparation tips that helps you easily decide if a dog is really the right choice for you: (1) analyze your personal lifestyle; (2) financial capability; and (3) patience. If you are willing to make these commitments, owning a dog can be one of the most wonderful experiences that you can enjoy in your lifetime.Read More »
At the beginning she was very tentative and I could see the worry in her little face, but I kept telling her softly that it was alright, and after a while I could feel the tension seeping out of her, as she was no longer stiff when I picked her up. She would stand on my lap, look straight at me (which was quite disconcerting) and very slowly and deliberately, paw by paw, walk up my chest. Of course, I supported her as she climbed.Read More »
Since the catastrophic flooding brought on by Hurricane Sandy is fresh in our minds, I thought to take the opportunity to list some helpful information and safety tips on what you should do with your pets during a hurricane or any disaster which could involve flooding or storm surges.Read More »
…. having a pet dog does not mean a dog owner knows a lot about dogs. Print out the game below and see how much you know about pet dogs. What two breeds are the most intelligent or least intelligent? What fruits are poisonous to dogs?Read More »