Aug
09

Dogs for the elderly, which one should you choose

Dogs for the elderly, which one should you choose

Your elder parent is getting lonely and you think that a dog might be a good option for companionship, but which dog is the best for the elderly? Many factors need to be taken into consideration when thinking about getting a dog to accompany your elder family member, these include difficulty to train the dog, size and temperament of the dog. Read below and learn more.

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Aug
09

Does a dog walking business appeal to you?

Does a dog walking business appeal to you?

If you are the sort of person who actively likes being with dogs, but are unhappy with the sort of line of work that you are in maybe it's time to combine an activity that you love with a way of earning money! One of the simplest ways of doing this is to start a dog walking business. If you are unsure of what all this would entail then as with any business, it requires research: fortunately there are plenty of pet trade magazines and website that can help with this side of things.

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Aug
09

Dogs breed to be hypoallergenic

Dogs breed to be hypoallergenic
Hypoallergenic dogs may cause you to have fewer allergy attacks because their hair does not shed, they don't have an undercoat, or they do not shed a lot dead skin cells, or dander. When looking for a hypoallergenic dog, you will have to decide on a breed of dog and also how the dog will fit into your lifestyle. Many hypoallergenic dogs are small or medium breed dogs. This means that they are small sized or medium sized dogs that require more attention than larger breeds. The following breeds of hypoallergenic dogs are popular with those who suffer from allergies: Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, Bedlington Terrier, and Irish Water Spaniel.
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Aug
09

Improving your child's behavior by getting a dog

Improving your child's behavior by getting a dog
If you want a creative way to help improve your child's behavior, then you might want to consider getting them a dog. It sounds kind of sounds strange, but it can be a very rewarding way to teach your child some very much needed skills. Let's talk a bit about how a new puppy can help your child. If they have behavior problems, it is possible that it is due to the lack of a creative outlet. Even if this is not so, it still can help them develop discipline, and good habits.
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Aug
09

Don't abuse your pets or other animals when you're stressed

Don't abuse your pets or other animals when you're stressed

Everybody deals with stress and anxiety, however some people sometimes take it out on their pets. Instead of taking your problems and frustrations out on your pets or other animals, here is a list of techniques that a person can use to help manage their stress, anxieties, and fears. 

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Aug
09

How our pets can reduce our stresses and anxieties

How our pets can reduce our stresses and anxieties

Animals and our pets can be a great way to reduce our every day stresses and anxieties.  It is not easy to deal with our fears and anxieties, however, spending time with animals can makes us feel better.  Here is a list of ways of how animals can help us to better cope with our fears, anxieties, and stresses.  Spending time with animals can be a great source of companionship. Whether you have a pet or go to your local shelter, spending time with an animal or pet can help us to feel better.  Also many people talk to their pets and this can help us to get their problems out in the open.  Animals can be of good company to all of us and can prevent the fear of being alone during our troubles.

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