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Whats the Deal With Dogs and Fire Hydrants?

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It’s been common talk for years as we wonder why dogs pee on fire hydrants. Is the fire hydrant a shape they recognize? Is there something about fire hydrants that magnetically draw dogs toward them? Does it have something to do with the fact that fire hydrants spray water and that triggers the dog to have to urinate? While it’s true that dogs do indeed pee on fire hydrants, the...

How Do I Get Rid of Dog Smell From My Mattress?

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Is your mattress starting to smell like a wet dog? This is nothing new to the mattress cleaning business. Many people sleep with their pet dogs. Since dog hair can easily accumulate dirt, sweat and grime, your dog can transfer all of those to your mattress and your mattress will start to stink. The first thing you need to consider is getting your dog its own mattress. While it is nice to sleep...

Designer Dog Breed – Meet The Roodle

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Celebrities like Paris Hilton may carry their dogs in their Gucci handbags, accessorized to the glittering collar. But the recent trend in designer dogs seems to suggest that everyday people are catching this unfortunate trend. Instead of simply buying diamante collars, however, people are demanding cross bred dogs with catchy marketing names. We’ve had the Spoodle, the Groodle, the...

Dogs in Tibetan Buddhism and in Buddhist Monasteries

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Among all the animals in the world, it is the faithful dog that evokes the most positive emotions in people. Being pack animals, dogs are known for their loyalty and allegiance to their masters. These animals can also prove to be faithful companions when times are tough. As such, there is a bond that grows between humans and dogs that expand into multitudes of cultures. This is what gives way to...

Puppy Cerelac – The One-Stop Solution For Successful Parenting

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Dog lovers across the globe have always been very responsible to their dogs. But this is not the case for all. Whether it comes from real irresponsibility or due to the lack of awareness, many people are still following the wrong track as far as food and nutrition are concerned. Many people can’t even think that what they are feeding their puppies are mostly good for nothing stuff. People...

Steroids For Dogs – Tips & Cautions For Quick Relief of Allergy Symptoms

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Steroids for dogs: In the control of intense allergy symptoms, anti-inflammatory steroids provide highly effective relief of inflammation and swelling. They are most often used for a short period of time while testing is performed and other means of control of the symptoms of dog allergies is put into place. Anti-inflammatory steroids are usually prescribed orally and initially given at a...

Facts You Should Know About a Female Dog’s Breeding Cycle

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Many dog owners, who are not involved in dog breeding, but own female dogs that have not been spayed, are unsure about a number of features of the animal’s season.. They are also not sure when they can expect their pet to come on heat again. If they intend having the animal mated, many do not know which day of the heat is the most suitable for mating. Some time ago I published and edited a...

Make Money Having Fun with Your Dog

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Can a dog be trained to find money? Yes it can. But that would prove useless in normal circumstances. Most of the money found would be the property of others. Unless, of Course, you were looking for buried treasure or relics. Remember a dog can be trained to sniff out anything from drugs to weapons. For our article I have chosen something of great value, ginseng. The ginseng root sells, per...

Kennel Flooring – What is the Best Option For Your Dog Run?

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I have a golden retriever. She is a 3 year old house dog who is completely potty trained. My back yard is fenced, and I let her go outside all the time. The problem is, I’m starting a full time JOB which will keep me away for hours at a time. I cannot leave her in the house for that long and do not want to put her in a crate. Letting her roam the back yard is my only option, but I get...

Dog Training – Here’s A Quick Way To Stop Your Dog From Barking

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It was 5:00 AM and Timmy would not stop barking. Timmy is a Jack Russell Terrier and belongs to my mother-in-law. We were watching him for the weekend and his barking was already driving me crazy. I rolled over in bed and informed my wife that Timmy would be learning the word “Quiet” today. Barking is a normal, natural behavior in dogs. Barking becomes a problem when it becomes...

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