Shelter Dog Training – Why You Should Participate

why shelter dogs need trainingTraining shelter dogs is a very worthwhile activity. It increases their adopt-ability and boosts their chance of finding a forever home. Training a shelter dog is a little bit different from training your own pet at home. You have to remember that shelter dog may have had experiences that make it more […]

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How Do You Feel About The American Pit Bull Terrier?

What is an american pit bull terrier?Pit Bull is a generic term which applies to many Breeds. Some breeds covered by this term are the American Pit Bull, the American Staffordshire Terrier, the American Bulldog and the American Staffordshire Terrier. These breeds are all descended from a type of dog bred to fight in fighting […]

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What You Need To Know About Buying A New Puppy

Buying A New PuppyDon’t forget that when you are buying a puppy you are also buying a dog. Large breeds mature into dogs at about 15 months and smaller breeds mature at about 9 months. The average lifespan of a dog is between 10 and 13 years. Looking after an animal is a big commitment […]

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Dog Walking In The Dark – How To Get The Most Out Of It

Dog Walking in the darkIt’s pretty obvious – walking your dog at night is more dangerous than walking him during the day.  However, both you and your dog will benefit from daily exercise regardless of how dark it is outside. There are precautions to make you and your dog safer. These can be summarised as: […]

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Feeding A Puppy – How Much Is Enough?

Bringing a puppy home is the most exciting time! You have a new four-legged member to the family! Taking care of a puppy is similar to raising a baby. They’re a lot of work, can drive you insane, but carry so much love.             Be aware that dogs have big appetites. As the pet parent, you […]

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Find Out Which Dog Breed Is Best for You

Are you looking for the right dog to fit your personality? Dogs are beloved creatures of this world. They instantly make your day brighter the second you walk in the door.             Selecting which puppy you want to take home is the hardest process ever. All those doggy eyes begging for you to take them home. […]

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How Do I Know If My Dog Has Ticks?

what are dog ticks?Ticks are a common parasite of dogs. In the United States, the main species of ticks that attack dogs are: the American Dog Tick, the Brown Dog Tick, the Deer Tick, and the Lonestar Tick. Ticks live in woodland and dense vegetation waiting for their host animal to get close enough. All […]

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