Responsible Dog Parenting

Getting a new dog is an exciting life event. We can all fall in love with a cute little puppy. With the joy comes responsibility. Before we take on the commitment of a new dog we have to understand that we have an obligation to him and to our community. We have to be prepared […]

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Signs of Heart Disease in Dogs

Heart disease in dogs is common. There are many different causes. Heart disease can lead to heart failure. Note: this article has been provided for information only. A veterinarian is the only one who can give you advice about your dog’s health. It you have any concerns, you should take your dog to the vet as […]

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Keeping Your Dog Happy When He Is Left Alone

dogs prefer not to be left aloneDogs are pack animals and they don’t like being left alone. Unfortunately, people are spending less and less time at home. It is part of our responsibility as dog owners to make our dog as comfortable and relaxed as possible when we are not there. Dogs left by themselves […]

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How To Stop Destructive Chewing In Dogs.

How to Stop Your Dog ChewingChewing is natural behaviour for a dog. It stimulates them mentally and physically and it’s good for their teeth. So, you don’t want to stop your dog chewing, but you do want to stop him chewing the wrong things. There are a number of things you can do to stop a dog […]

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Dementia In Dogs – Symptoms And Treatment

what is dementia in dogsDementia in dogs, which is more common in older dogs, is also known as Canine Cognitive Dysfunction. Affected dogs will display symptoms similar to Alzheimer’s disease in humans. The dog experiences deterioration of brain capacity resulting in loss of memory and motor function. Much of the training the dog much earlier […]

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Exercising An Older Dog – The Problems and Benefits

As dogs older they’re just not physically able to do the things they once did. As well as experiencing physical limitations they may have a decreased tolerance to heat and cold. This doesn’t mean that they won’t try and do all the things they used to do. Dogs can’t tell us that they are experiencing […]

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Taking Your Dog To A Dog Park

Taking your dog to a dog park has benefits for you and your dog. It gives your dog to interact and socialize with other dogs and it is an opportunity for you to get some exercise. 1. dog parks promote responsible ownershipTaking your dog to a park promotes responsible ownership. Your dog will be off […]

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