Category: General

General things about any kind of dogs

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    Puppy Growth Chart - How Big Will My Dog Get?

    Puppy Growth Chart – How Big Will My Dog Get?

    One of the first questions anyone asks when considering purchasing a dog or puppy is how big will it get? This is a very relevant and important question considering your need to ensure your puppy is cared for appropriately in your home. If you are looking for a large or small sized dog and end […] More

  • The Pros and Cons of German Shepherd Dog Ownership

    The Pros and Cons of German Shepherd Dog Ownership

    The decision to adopt any dog must be considered seriously, especially if you are thinking about a large breed dog such as the German Shepherd. As the third most popular dog breed in the United States for the last 10 years according to the American Kennel Club, the German Shepherd dog attracts attention with its […] More

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    Dog Petting - The Right And The Wrong Way To Do It

    Dog Petting – The Right And The Wrong Way To Do It

    Approach your dog in the right way and it will love you even more but pet it the wrong away and you will dent its confidence and perhaps even agitate it. In this article, I’ll tell you the correct way to pet your dog. It sounds crazy but there really are good and bad ways […] More

  • Spiked Dog Collars Are More Than a Tough Look

    Spiked Dog Collars Are More Than a Tough Look

    Spiked dog collars are more than just the rugged look that people want on their dogs, they do have a purpose to. These collars come in any size from small to large with different sizes of spikes. The spiked collar goes back a long way in history. These were used to protect dogs who watched […] More

  • Should I Have Windows In My Dog House I Am Building?

    Should I Have Windows In My Dog House I Am Building?

    I have to admit I am a do it yourself freak. I like to build just about everything from sheds to dog houses, to platform beds. On my latest project of building a dog house, I had to ask myself the question, should I have windows in the dog house I am building? Sheds have […] More

  • Fish Oil for Dogs - Better Health for Fido

    Fish Oil for Dogs – Better Health for Fido

    “Fish oil for dogs? You gotta be kidding!” is a response I sometimes get from owners when I suggest they supplement Fido’s diet with omega 3 salmon oil capsules. After all, every dog owner knows that felines eat fish, but canines are supposed to eat dry kibbles and bits – or maybe, if they’ve been […] More

  • How Your Cat or Dog Can Help You With Anger Management

    How Your Cat or Dog Can Help You With Anger Management

    A close family friend recently suggested having a dog after she lost her husband. She is an animal lover already, but after her husband passed away she just felt that her house was too lonely. A recent study from the University Of Montreal in Canada has also found that having a pet can greatly help […] More

  • Excessive Thirst and Frequent Urination - Could Your Dog Have Cushings Disease?

    Excessive Thirst and Frequent Urination – Could Your Dog Have Cushings Disease?

    Excessive thirst and frequent urination are signs of four serious canine medical problems, including diabetes, kidney problems, liver disease and Cushings Disease. Regrettably, not treating Cushings Disease could precipitate the others. After running basic tests, your veterinarian has eliminated the first three, leaving Cushings Disease as the diagnosis. What is Cushings Disease? Cushings Disease or […] More

  • Why Golden Retriever Dogs Are So Popular

    Why Golden Retriever Dogs Are So Popular

    A special breed of horse helps tell the story as to why Golden Retriever dogs are so popular. The Norwegian Fjord horse, an increasing popular breed, known for its ease in training, friendliness, and easygoing nature, has been called “the Golden Retriever of the Horse World”. Quite a compliment, to both the horse and the […] More

  • Brave Dog Names

    Brave Dog Names

    In many cases, the dogs display such brave, fearless, and courage attributes. Dogs bravely protect the home, compound, territory, and master. Here are good names that relate to brave, fearless, and courage. The sight of hesitation, sound of heartbeat, and smell of stress hormone are signs of fear. With the combination of sight, hear, and […] More

  • The Benefits of Soft Dog Crates

    The Benefits of Soft Dog Crates

    Your pet may annoy you by creeping into the kitchen while you are in the middle of preparing a glorious feast. He may also frighten your guests. Having him underfoot is maddening and dangerous. Crate training will prevent him from obstructing you at the wrong times. You can choose from many dog crates available. The […] More

  • My Dog Won't Shut Up! How to Stop a Barking Dog

    My Dog Won’t Shut Up! How to Stop a Barking Dog

    Introduction Yapping dogs are perhaps the worst nightmare of any person living next door. These are typically toy or small breed dogs that tend to sit at the gate and yap sun-up till sun-down. This article will explain why these dogs are doing this and what you can do if you are the owner of […] More