It's almost the most wonderful time of the year! Christmas is right around the corner and we're already in the decorating mood. But how can we make sure that last year's 'Dog vs Christmas tree' drama is not going to happen once again? Read More
Of course, all dogs bark. Some louder, some only when they’re stressed or some when they are trying to communicate. But what to do if you have a pup that won’t stop barking day and night, disturbing your sleep, your family’s quiet time or even your neighbors? Read More
They say stress is one of the most spread out sufferings of the modern-day, but did you know that this also applies to your pets? Your dogs can suffer from stress disorders, anxiety, and other such symptoms and it can be very detrimental to their health. In this article, we’ll look into a few signs that are telling you your dog is stressed and what to do to relieve it. Read More
Puppies - they grow up so fast, right? But until they do, they might need a little bit more attention. In fact, as your puppy will grow, his or her needs may change. Continue reading this article to learn what happens at each stage and what you should expect so that you can be prepared for it. Read More
Usually, when people decide to get a new dog, they consider either adopting or purchasing a specific breed. But how do you know what’s the best choice for you? Of course, adopting would be nice, and all dogs need love, but with each dog, there’s a set of questions you need to ask yourself and quite a few aspects to take into account. We’ll be exploring these options in this article so that you can make an informed decision when getting your next dog. Read More
We call them “Man’s best friend” and most of the time they get to be a part of our families. Dogs are happy to love you unconditionally and we’re pretty sure you love them back if you’re reading this - we know, we love them too. But before getting a dog, there are a few things you should consider.
Owning a dog, or any pet for that matter comes with a set of responsibilities you need to be aware of, before deciding to bring a new puppy home. Continue reading, to discover 7 things you should know before getting a dog
So you got a new puppy and you’re now looking to get that special bond you see other owners have with their pet. How do you get that? Do you just strap in and hope for the best? Or do you take action and try to bond with your new puppy? If you’re not planning on hoping for the best, but actually putting in the effort to care for your doggo, then this article is for you. Keep reading to learn just what you can do to get that special bond with Fido.
If you’re a sports person, we know you’d love to be able to spend some quality time with your pet while enjoying some calorie-burning activities. Besides the boost of endorphins, you get when being active, you also get to bond with your puppy and get him or her to be active as well. So basically, doing sports with your dog has benefits all around: from physical to mental, to social benefits for both you and your dog. So what types of sports can you practice with your dog? Read and find out: Read More
We all know that when you get a dog, you have to commit to walking Fido at least once per day. The obvious reason for this is to allow your pup to alleviate his bladder/bowels. But what you probably don’t know is that there are several reasons why you should walk your pet daily, even if you have a backyard and don’t actually “need” to do that for bathroom purposes.
There are many methods of dog training. Some are based on a rewards and positive reinforcement method, others based on punishments and corrections. As with any dilemma, there are points to be made on both methods. But how do you know which is the best one to use? Continue reading this article to see what are the benefits and consequences of each of these methods, and choose which is the best method to use when training your dog.