No one likes being cold, and our pets are no exception. When Winter comes, make sure your furry friend has a warm place to sleep. A dog bed or cat bed will help to insulate them from the cold floor and keep them cozy all night long. You may even want to consider getting a … Continue reading Keeping Pets Warm During the Winter
Beginning the process of toilet training as soon as you bring your new puppy home is the best way to set them up for success. It can be tempting to wait until they are a bit older, but puppies learn best when they are between 8 and 16 weeks old. At this age, they are … Continue reading Tips for Toilet Training a Puppy
As anyone who has been caught in a sudden rainstorm knows, getting wet can be both uncomfortable and dangerous. That’s why it’s important to always have a raincoat or umbrella on hand when the weather is bad. But what about your dog? Just like humans, dogs can get cold and sick when they get wet, … Continue reading 5 Rainy Day Dog Walking Essentials
With the busy lives that we all live, from time to time we will need to leave our dog alone for part of the day and sometimes even longer. Here are four questions you need to ask yourself before leaving your pooch: How long do I need to leave my dog? You need to identify … Continue reading Don’t Leave Your Dog Alone Without Asking Yourself These 4 Questions
There are some dog owners who do not allow their pup’s paws, especially the tiny breeds, to touch the ground. Thus, these dog owners carry their dog anywhere, everywhere. When this is not a bad idea to carry your dog as needed –like avoiding the mud before getting into your car or after taking a … Continue reading When It Is Appropriate to Carry Your Pup
As dog owners, hugging our fur-child is just one of the many ways you can show affection to your pet. In turn, this hug makes a dog owner feel happy and relaxed. Have you ever considered the dog’s own sense of comfort and relaxation? As dog owners, we need to understand the science of why dogs actually do … Continue reading Do Dogs Like to be Hugged?
There are many unavoidable scenarios wherein your dog can get into fight with other dogs. As an owner, you want to protect your dog and get him out of the fight as soon as possible. However in doing that, you should also know how to protect yourself from being bitten. You must be asking by … Continue reading How to break up a dog in a fight?
Thinking about give a little of your ‘hard earned’ to charity? Unsure which one to choose? Here are our five favourite animal charities. RSPCA RSPCA was formed in the 1980’s with the mission to prevent the cruelty to animals. They are an independent, non-government and community based organisation with around 1000 employees and 40 different shelters. The … Continue reading Our Favourite Animal Charities
Over the years of having a dog in our lives we build up a great relationship with them as we grow old together. As with humans, the older our fur-friend gets, the more care and attention he needs. At some point we’ll begin to notice that our dog cannot walk as fast and long as before … Continue reading What You Need To Know About Senior Dogs
Many people believe that dogs aren’t sensitive to cold weather and that they don’t mind being in a chilly climate. They think that because they have fur this will protect them from the elements, this assumption is a big mistake. Most dogs, except for some breeds which are bred for cold weather, such as the Husky and Shiba Inu, get … Continue reading Do Dogs Feel the Cold?