Pets & Animal
Training Belgian Malinois dogs is relatively easy because they are a highly intelligent breed. They are herding dogs and like to be given 'tasks' to fulfill. The most important key to remember with a Belgian Malinois puppy is...
One of the best ways to positively reinforce good behavior in a dog, is by giving them treats. Of course, in order for this to work, you cannot reward bad behavior and only give treats when the dog does what you want them to do. However, even though most dogs respond well to treats, this isn't
When choosing the right breed of dogs, it is important to get a dog who can adjust to your family lifestyle easily. This article talks about what to look for in a dog to consider it a family pet.
Dog barking can be annoying and hard to deal with. However, here is a reason why your dog could be barking and a step that you can do to stop your dog from barking.
The Newfoundland's temperament is one of the things that set this breed apart from many others. This dignified dog is quite peaceable and very devoted to its family. Newfoundlands become very attached to their family, so if you plan on getting one, expect to keep it for life, as it may be difficult
Potty training your Shih Tzu puppy is an extremely important element of the adoption process. Teaching proper elimination habits are beneficial to the puppy, family and house. Shih Tzus may be a little more difficult to train when compared to other breeds. Patience and consistency go a long way when
Forget about the myth that Beagles are too stubborn...the truth is that they are readily trainable. Here's a quick guide on how to select a Beagle that will be easy to train.
A HUGE commercial dog and cat food poisoning scare in the USA - from contaminated dog food; has seen hundreds of thousands of dog owners choose home made dog food. The author discusses making your own home dog food.
If you want to learn how to potty train your puppy, then this article was written for you.Just like a child you will need to take part in potty training puppy so that they begin to understand where they can and can not go to the bathroom. A puppy will not know that they can't utilize your expen
When deciding about those perfect German shepherd gifts you want to give out to friends, don't forget that you have lots and lots of options to choose from. Usually, we would go for expensive ones we think their dog needs, like dog cages and bowls, but these aren't exactly ideal.
Although it should be fairly obvious, a puppy which will come to be a full grown dog very quickly, another mouth to feed.This is not to meant discourage you from bringing a puppy home, but just a sobering reminder of your responsibilities. On the other hand, you won't have to put your dog throu
Heartworm is a condition caused by bites of mosquitoes. If a mosquito does carry this infection, it can transmit larvae into the animal's tissue which travels to its bloodstream. When not treated immediately, results are oftentimes fatal to the dog. Heartworms are a valid concern for all pet ow
When you lose your dog, it is a devastating experience. If a dog loses its collar with identification tags, locating it is virtually impossible. However, today's technology allows your dog to be microchipped. A rice grain-sized transponder is injected between the shoulder blades of your dog. The pro