Sep
02

Health benefits of owning a pet

Health benefits of owning a pet

It's often stated that dogs are a man's best friend. However, that also rings true for many pet animals, including cats, fish, birds, and exotic animals. Just as all of these pets offer companionship to their owners, beloved animals also provide a significant amount of health benefits to their owners.

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Aug
27

Learn what kind of dog treats you should avoid

Learn what kind of dog treats you should avoid

Looking for a way to reward your dog for being great or doing something spectacular? Dog treats are the perfect answer, as canines love them and they are relatively cheap. Many people do not use dog treats like they are supposed to be used, and abusing treats, or using the wrong variety, can actually be detrimental to your dog's health.

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Aug
25

Have the right attitude for dog training

Have the right attitude for dog training

When you are training your dog, it should not be uncomfortable for either you or your dog. With the right attitude, you and your dog can have fun during every dog training session. The more fun that you and your dog have during these sessions means that your dog will be motivated to continue its dog training.

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Aug
24

Need to know puppy training tips

Need to know puppy training tips

Now you have finally decided that your life will never be the same without a puppy. Well, that's right, it won't. hen you initially bring your new puppy home, don't plan on getting much sleep the first night. Do you blame your little baby dogs thrive on habit and routine. Your pup will pine for its mom and his brothers and sisters. Until he gets to know you and really bonds with you, your puppy will not feel comfortable in its new surroundings.

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Mar
15

Five dog tricks that every dog and owner should know

Five dog tricks that every dog and owner should know

At first glance, dog tricks seem to be more like parlor tricks than anything useful. But the truth is quite the contrary; in fact, dog tricks promote very healthy and obedient behavior amongst dogs. The goal is to teach a dog five basic tricks: stay, come, sit, heel, and leave alone.

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Oct
22

Adopting a pet from a shelter

Adopting a pet from a shelter

Most shelter dogs come with some ready-made behavior problems, and those that don't will usually develop a few out of sheer ingenuity. And the stress of adapting to a new living situation and a new family is especially likely to bring out new bad habits or exacerbate old ones.

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