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Dog Training Tips - Have a Well Trained, Well Behaved Dog

Having a dog that is not trained is among the most annoying things that a household can have. They are not only annoying to the family but to everyone that comes to visit. In this article, I am going to speak about a few of the things you can do that will give you a dog anyone can enjoy being around

How to House Train a Dog Without Losing Your Mind

If you have been wondering how to house train a dog the right way, you are not alone! So many pet owners go through that horrible time period where it seems like their new puppy will never learn how to use the restroom outside. It seems like your carpet is going to smell for the next 15 years becaus

Discover the Concerns About Canine Urinary Incontinence

Are you just plain fed up? Always well trained, your canine companion has started to go potty anywhere and everywhere in the house. If she is not wanting out for the 100th time today, you are busy cleaning up messes. As much as you love your dog, you cannot take anymore!

Why You Should Consider Buying A Play Pen For Dogs

When you are planning to add a new family member, I mean a pet you need to make some arrangements so that he will feel happy and free. One of those arrangements is getting a play pen for dogs. Have you heard of it? Fine, I shall certainly explain all the benefits of it so that you can make your pup

How to Become a Basic Obedience Trainer

Dog training is both an exciting as well as challenging career. A dog trainer can conduct group obedience classes, group socialization classes as well as in home training. Dog trainers also have much room for advancement in their careers, they can further educate themselves in canine behavior and p

Getting to Know the Cocker Spaniel

Getting to know your dog starts by getting to know its breed, and that includes getting a better idea about its appearance, personality, and health requirements. Here's what you need to know about the Cocker Spaniel...

Affenpinscher - Dog Breeds

If you are looking for a genuine people's dog that loves to be involved in family life - the Affenpinscher is the right choice.They are very playful dogs that will keep the family amused.

How to Tell If Your Dog is Really Sick

Even with a healthy diet, all of their required vaccinations and regular checkups at the vet, having a sick animal is an unavoidable experience. Like all living things, your dog will at some point feel under the weather and will need some medical assistance. As a good pet owner, it is your responsib

How to Make a Dog Bed Out of Fabric Scraps

Dog beds made from recycled fabric scraps can be small pieces sewn together or even an old comforter folded and sewn into something new. Thinking out of the box can mean a new shape too, not just a square or rectangular bed.

Bromelain Supplements for Dogs

Bromelain is a beneficial herbal supplement for dogs. Found in pineapple leaves and stems, it has been used for multiple conditions by humans for centuries. It is available as a capsule or tincture for convenient dosing. You can buy a special formula for dogs, or you can use a human supplement. If y

Frontline Plus For Dogs

Before giving you our full review about Frontline Plus for dogs, let me explain the importance of a flea and tick control treatment for dogs and puppies. When flea bites dog, proteins in the insect's saliva can cause an immune system reaction, that is the beginning of the itching and scratching

How to Get Rid of Dust Mites on Dogs With Black Tea

Dust mites are everywhere in our environment, including in our carpets, in our furniture and even in our beds. While many people are not affected by the presence of these common pests, for others dust mites can trigger a serious allergic reaction. These allergies can exist in both people and pets, s

Submissive Urination Cure

Submissive urination is a very normal behavior in dogs. It is the ultimate form of submission to what they believe to be a danger to them. If a person comes in contact with a dog and the dog shows signs of submission, such as peeing and laying his ears back, the dog is signaling that he is giving up

Pit Bull Terrier Dog Agility Training

Entertaining your American Pit Bull Terrier with dog agility training is an excellent activity that can be fun for both you and your Pit. It is something that both of you can do together that will strengthen the dog-owner bond.

Poodle Allergies

Our poodle canine friends are valuable contributions to our families. They can, however, be as prone toward allergies, as humans are. Allergies can come from external or internal sources and can manifest in a variety of symptoms and side effects. Since your poodle's comfort is important, it is worth

How to Train an Airedale Terrier to Come When Called

Training your Airedale Terrier to come when called is one of the most important aspects of terrier obedience. It is the easiest command for your dog to learn. It can also be the most frustrating when they do not obey. When your dog is not on a leash, you have no direct control. If he is to obey you,

The Importance of Choosing a Responsible Dog Breeder

A responsible dog breeder is one that understands proper breeding protocol. Great breeders also take great care of their dogs, and do not over breed. So, how do you know if a breeder is a good one to purchase a puppy from?