Dogs

Jul
28

Getting a Tibetan Mastiff? Here's What You Need to Know

Getting a Tibetan Mastiff? Here's What You Need to Know

These massive dogs with their heavy coats and bushy tails are a giant, majestic breed of dogs. Weighing 80 to 150 pounds or more, they are calm and aloof guardians. They can be black, brown and blue/grey with or without tan markings and shades of gold. They are highly intelligent and independent in nature. Anyone hoping to own a Tibetan Mastiff has their work cut out for them.

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Jul
24

Treat Your Dog to Training – Learning Tricks & Having Fun

Treat Your Dog to Training – Learning Tricks & Having Fun

Unlike decades ago, there are many great opportunities to get training for your dog. There are classes in virtually every category for dogs of different ages and breeds. It is possible to enroll your pet in an obedience course. These classes are used to teach dogs how to behave with family and friends. They are also useful when it comes to interacting with strangers. Trick training is another popular option when it comes to these classes.

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Jul
18

All You Need to Know about Exercising Your Dog

All You Need to Know about Exercising Your Dog

Dogs make the best pets! They are adorable, fun, loving, and above all, reciprocate our feelings like no other animal. They keep you company day and night, miss you while you’re away and welcome you with so much love when you are back.

Who wouldn’t want to adopt a dog? These are probably the exact reasons why you brought home a dog too. But have you ever thought if the dog you purchased is suited to your lifestyle? 

Many people just buy a dog because they like a particular breed or fell in love with a puppy at first sight. However, one should always adopt a dog considering one’s lifestyle. That’s because dogs have needs too. And if you won’t be able to fulfill them, your beloved pet could fall sick.

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May
03

Dog tail positions and what they mean

Dog tail positions and what they mean

Like many pet owners and lovers, I grew up misunderstanding dog tail positions and what they mean.  As a child, I presumed a dog’s wagging tail indicated a friendly, playful, and engaged animal.  As soon as any dog in the neighborhood came up to me with a sweet, ol’ panting face and a swinging tail, I was ready to run off for forever friend style frolicking.

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Apr
30

Cure Itchy Skin in Dogs Naturally

Cure Itchy Skin in Dogs Naturally

There are two main causes for persistently itchy skin in dogs: allergies or improper skin/ fur care.  Observation is the first step to cure itchy skin in dogs. Before you begin a regimen for addressing itchy skin in your pet, watch and consider carefully to determine if environmental issues affect your dog’s health.

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