Pets & Animal
For anyone trying to potty train a puppy, there are a variety of challenges that can make the process difficult at times. Though most puppies follow a fairly linear path on their way to being housebroken (though occasional regression is to be expected), some puppies exhibit urination behavior that c
Some studies have shown that nearly half of all dog attacks in the United States involve children under the age of 12. Children of ages 5 through 9 seem to have the highest rate of dog bite related injuries with the rate decreasing as they age. Nearly two thirds of the injuries to children 4 years o
Before you can solve any problem you need to know the root of the problem. Jumping at its root is a purely attention getting behavior. This article shares three steps to put a stop to your dogs jumping.
With all the different varieties of dog food on the market today, it can be overwhelming for an owner to decide what is the best one to feed.Here are 5 tips to help you decide what the best dog food is to feed your dog.
If you are considering adopting a dog, my summary will assist you with the traits of the Maltese Dog breed. These characteristics can assist you to know if this is the pet you desire to take into your home and your heart to love for their lifetime. Please consider adopting your pet from the many res
One of the most basic and most important dog training skills is leash training a dog. This way, pet owners can train their dogs the right behavior whenever the two of you are walking outside. It is a training exercise involving patience, knowing who is in command and how following you can be rewardi
Bringing home a puppy is a lifetime commitment that comes with many responsibilities to consider including the time and monetary expense. Veterinary expenses In an ideal world, a puppy would require veterinary visits for only the most routine vaccinations and checkups. Unfortunately, some dogs tend
Does your dog throw a fit and become stressed out every time you leave the room? Does he whine and bark, chew stuff up, scratch the door, pace around, or pee on the floor? If so, your dog may have separation anxiety.
The ability to tell if you puppy is sick will not only save you a bundle on medical bills, but it will also help you to raise a healthier puppy. There are many ways to tell if a puppy is feeling under the weather. This article will cover a few different things to keep an eye out for.
Cats and chihuahuas can make excellent companions due to their similar size and the chihuahua's affectionate nature. If you want these pets to bond successfully, you will need to begin socializing the chihuahua with the cat as soon as you get it home. An undisciplined chihuahua can develop some unru
Sometimes, despite the best care possible, a puppy can develop a serious health problem. One such problem that is nearly impossible to foresee is heart disease. If your puppy has heart disease, you can often treat it in a way that lets your new dog live a happy, healthy life, but you must catch it e
Vertebral disks are composed of cartilage to cushion shocks to the spine and are located between the vertebrae. When too much force is placed upon the vertebral disks, they can tear, also known as rupturing. If a vertebral disk ruptures, the dog is diagnosed with intervertebral disk disease.