Recent Blog Posts

  • Dog Tricks: Four Steps For Teaching Your Dog To Shake

    December 1, 2012
    Teach your dog to be business formal, teach him how to shake paws/hands. Here are the steps you need to take to teach your dog to shake:1) AssociationJust like other tricks, you will want your dog to associate the trick with a word.
    read more
  • Three Things For Finding A Pet Friendly City

    December 1, 2012
    Your pooch is part of the family so you will likely want to be in a place that not only allows pets but accepts them. Here are some tips on finding a city that is pet-friendly:ParksOne of the most important things to show that a city is friendly towards dogs is having an abundance of parks.
    read more
  • Tips For Feeding Your Hunting Dog

    November 1, 2012
    A large part of having a hunting dog that performs well rests with how much energy he has. Much of your hunting dog’s energy, and how long he has it for, involves the diet that you keep him on.
    read more
  • The Language of Wag: What Your Dog is Really Saying

    October 1, 2012
    The classic telltale sign of the emotional state of man’s best friend is the position and movement of the tail. Wagging infers happiness or excitement, while the well known “tail between the legs” demonstrates fear, shame, or timidity.
    read more
  • Cheap Green Cleaning for Your Pets

    September 1, 2012
    Some cleaning products that you use may not only be harmful to yourself, but to your pets as well. There are "green" and pet-safe products that work great, but they may be a bit pricey for your tastes.
    read more
  • Friendliest Dog Breeds for a Family Lifestyle

    September 1, 2012
    When choosing a pet, it is very important to consider the compatibility between your home situation and the tendencies of the animal you would like to own.
    read more
  • Calming Your Dog During A Thunderstorm

    August 1, 2012
    I once had a dog named Lightning that was so afraid of thunder he would dart behind our couch for cover. Ironic, I know. Dogs are often afraid of the booming noise and will sometimes be so nervous that they shake.
    read more
  • Walking Your Dog: 4 Simple Ways to Keep it Interesting

    August 1, 2012
    Walking your dog is an essential activity but that doesn't mean you can't keep it interesting for both you and your dog. These tips below can help you achieve this while keeping safe, too: Go to new placesAs I’m sure you’ve witnessed, your dog loves to experience new sights and smells.
    read more
  • What to Expect When Your Dog is Expecting

    July 1, 2012
    It can be very exciting when your dog is expecting a litter of puppies. You might be inclined to pamper your dog or change her routine when you know she is pregnant, but it is important to remember that dogs have been having puppies for a lot longer than humans have been intervening.
    read more
  • Keeping Your Pets Cool in Hot Weather

    July 1, 2012
    Summer weather is one of the best times to get outside and be active with your furry friend. However, you should keep in mind that your pet reacts differently to heat than you do.
    read more