Pets & Animal
Traits in a husky-wolf mix can vary.husky image by Dmitriy Lesnyak from Fotolia.comWolf hybrids are controversial because they are sometimes unexpectedly aggressive. Wolf instinct may come through in even the sweetest of dogs. Siberian huskies are commonly bred with wolves because of...
Every puppy owner knows the frustration of trying to teach the little one to urinate in a designated spot, instead of on the carpet. Wee wee pads, large absorbent pads with a waterproof backing, make housebreaking your puppy easier and may just save your carpet from becoming urine stained.
Do you want to know how to train your dog? A few weeks ago you visited the pound and picked up an adorable, spotted Beagle. Being so excited with your new dog, you were happy to take her home and provide a loving new home. The family enjoys your new puppy but there have been a few issues. For exampl
Canine Hypothyroidism is a condition that is common in many dogs. A veterinary doctor will advise you to buy Levothyroxine to supplement the thyroid hormones that are not being produced by the unhealthy thyroid gland.
Canine bronchitis is the inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes, which results in severe coughing. It generally arises as a complication of a respiratory system infection, diseases like distemper, or pneumonia. It can also crop up from exposure to extreme cold.
There are many ways animal communication can aid you when you bring a rescued animal into your home, whether you are only fostering them or offering a forever home. A very ill, abused and neglected young Bichon Frise dog named Rocky was rescued by one of my clients. Bonnie thought that once Rocky wa
Knowing how to remove pet stains on carpet and upholstery can save us time, money and possible embarrassment. As every animal lover knows, dogs and cats have an unfortunate habit of creating unsightly and foul-smelling messes around the house. This short guide gives you several quick, time-tested te
Just petting a dog may lower blood pressure. Arriving home after a long, hard day at work and being greeted by your biggest fan is the best feeling.
When you invite a dog into your home, you have to watch it all the time and give it your attention.Toys and games are great ways to keep your dog busy so it will not run and destroy the items in your home. Read further for some tips to training your rambunctious canine indoors.
Keep your small breed dog warm and happy with winter dog apparel. Small dogs are so cute and cuddly it would be difficult not to spoil them in every way. Caring pet owners want to do everything they can to make sure their pets are taken care of properly.
One of the most joyful moments is when your golden retriever greets you as you enter your home. It doesnt matter if you have been gone for an hour or a week, you will always be greeted with love and dedication. Among other fond moments is feeding your golden retriever when he or she begs you for foo
Orthopedic dog beds are becoming quite popular, and with good reason. Dogs live more active lifestyles than humans do, and yet their quality of rest is far inferior. When dogs age, their bones and joints break down and become weak and brittle. This is no different than what happens in the human body
Education, patience and consistency in the early stages of puppy development is one of the best ways to redirect, teach and command respect from a dominant dog. It's not difficult to do, and it's very effective.
If you have just brought home your brand new puppy then you might be asking, when is it time to start training him or her? What I usually suggest is to start right away. If your new puppy is between 10 and 12 weeks old, then you are ok to start with this first basic step.