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Treatment For a Dog Itchy Skin Problem

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Does your dog have dry itchy skin that he just can’t stop scratching?  Is he relentlessly biting and licking these areas with no relief in site?  By now, more than likely you’re feeling helpless with you dog’s itchy skin problem.  You know there’s just got to be a simple solution that doesn’t involve dragging your dog to the vet and paying a high...

7 Symptoms of UTI in Dogs and What to Do About It

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It is unbelievable how many dog visits to the vet each year are due to UTIs.  UTI in dogs is a common problem, especially for female dogs.  It’s helpful to understand what the signs and symptoms of UTIs are so you can treat it quickly before it becomes a problem that requires a visit to the vet.  Natural treatments like homeopathy are very helpful in both treating and...

How to Stop an Invisible Dog Fence From Continuously Beeping

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I was in the middle of the lake fishing last Sunday and I get a frantic call from a lady with an Invisible dog fence brand system. She tells me her system is beeping and she can’t get it to stop. She further explains that she can’t get anyone on the phone at the dealer except someone that says they can schedule a service call and they’ll come and fix it. As she talks further she...

Things To Know Before Buying A Dog Lead & The Reason Why Chain Leashes Are Becoming More Popular

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Why do dog owners make such a big fuss over what dog collar and dog lead they use for their pet? It’s the owner’s prerogative to choose whatever pet accessory they want, but, being a dog lover it’s likely they’ll know the importance of buying the right type that is comfortable for the dog to wear and serves the right purpose. The fuss is about doing what’s best for...

Why Do Dogs Lick Other Dogs?

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Nature is truly amazing! It has given female dogs the instinct to protect and to keep the puppies clean, and this is done by their long tongues. Licking is picked up by dogs from birth. Mama dog licks the puppies to remove the smell that would attract predators. By licking the newborn puppies the mother dog cleans the puppies and also gets the nutrients from the placenta. Have you noticed how the...

3 Simple Dog Care Tips From The Pros

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Having a pet dog is no easy responsibility. Every dog parent should always be on top of their pet’s physical and emotional well-being. The goal is to have a healthy and happy pet which makes both your life and his life better. Taking care of a dog is a continuous learning process – you learn something new from time to time. While each dog owner has their own approach on how they...

Important Benefits of a Pet Carrier

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A pet carrier for your little Chihuahua is a useful thing for your day to day activities the whole year round. Its use does not only benefit your pet but you as well. It provides your little chi the protection that she deserves and on your part, a worry-free mind. Being considered as one of the fashion statements for pets, coats for dogs are available in different types, designs, sizes and colors...

Is a Poodle The Perfect Dog For You?

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Originating in Germany, mainly to retrieve waterfowl, Poodles are believed to be descendents of the now extinct French Water Dog. Their extraordinary intelligence, high energy and willingness to please made them effortless to train to adapt to whatever task was at hand. Be it hunting, companion pet or performing, you will always find a Poodle getting plenty of attention. Farmers used them to...

Desktop Pet – Good Alternatives For a Dog Or Cat

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Pets are fun and they have been proven to reduce stress. Some people, due to their living situation, are unable to own pets like dogs and cats. However, there are some pets that will fit on a table to even your desk at work. Desktop pets are a great idea to add scenery to your desk or your small apartment. Believe it or not, there are many pets that fit in a small tank or habitat. These pets...

How to Speak "Dog"

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Dogs don’t speak “human”. They respond because they’ve learned, after many repetitions, that “sit” means “tuck-your-back-feet-and-wait”. It is important for dog owners to comprehend the way dogs communicate if they are to understand their needs. Knowing how your dog is wired to communicate will also take some of the mystery out of training. Dogs...

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