Pets & Animal
Anecdotal evidence suggests that autistic children benefit from having trained assistance dogs.child with dog image by Miguel Montero from Fotolia.comDogs Encourage InteractionOne of the main problems that autistic children face is with communication. They often find it hard to interact...
Do you love animals, but hate having their hair stuck in your carpet? It can be one of the biggest nuisances of owning a dog or any other pet, and is sometimes a source of embarrassment for the owner. But it needn't be since removing animal hair can be done so easily.
Nowadays, dog training becomes a very popular activity for pet lovers. It is not solely just for training dogs with bad habits and aggressive behaviors, but also to build a better relationship with the trainer and the dog. Dog training also is not just to train bad dogs, but also to train them to be
If you have ever owned a pet, you have undoubtedly encountered the dreaded dog diarrhea. Some pet owners are fortunate enough to get their pets outside and into the yard so that they can relieve themselves, while others find it sitting in the middle of their living room carpet when they wake up the
Roach poison is a commonly ingested canine toxin. The toxicity can vary depending upon which brand of roach poison you purchase and how it is administered. Most roach poisons are not strong enough to kill your dog, but some of the active ingredients can cause minor to serious adverse effects.
Our dogs are not too different from us as they also get ill and have other health problems like us. If you want to keep your dog happy for a longer time, make sure that you keep a check on his health. There are a few common dog heath problems that you must know about. Read this to know all those ail
Dry skin in shih tzu dogs can be caused by a number of conditions, including skin allergies, parasitic infections and bacterial infections. It's important to consult a veterinarian, who can diagnose the reason for your shih tzu's dry skin and prescribe medication. You can make changes at home, too,
Question 1- Do you want to own a Pit Bull to make an impression on individuals? If this sounds like the truth, then STOP! Never, repeat, never take one home under any circumstances, because you`re doing it for the wrong reason, the dog is not a status symbol or badge of honour. You're doing you
Yorkshire terriers, also known as Yorkies, are one of the most popular breeds of dogs according to the American Kennel Club registration statistics. They commonly have long blue and tan coats and are small in size. To keep their coats looking their best requires a lot of maintenance.
The Chihuahua is a toy breed that originated in Mexico. The Chihuahua can have a long or short coat in a variety of solid or mixed colors. It has been recognized by the American Kennel Club for more than a hundred years. These popular little dogs are prone to a number of medical conditions.
Dogs often travel with their owners.girl with dog image by palms from Fotolia.comToday's pets take a prominent position in family life. Travelers take weekend trips and vacations, bringing along the family pet. Many are even reluctant to travel if they cannot bring their dog along....
Your dog may not sit you down for a chat to explain what it loves, but you can ascertain its favorite activities and treats by its behavior and a general understanding of canine traits. Understanding a dog's likes and dislikes allows you to guide your relationship with your dog. You can use your kno
Having two puppies in the same household is definitely a challenge for their owner especially when the second puppy has been brought in upon a significant period of time, because both pets are likely to experience sibling rivalry syndrome. Sibling rivalry appears as both puppies strive to reach supr
Do you have a new beagle addition to your family? I think you made the right choice, as this breed is not only cute and cuddly but they have a gentle playful nature that is great for families. However, like any new puppy, manners must be learned and obedience is critical in beagle dog training.
Dogs are rarely affected by poison oak or ivy. However, you can catch poison oak or ivy from your pet. If you hike with your dog or live in a place where poison oak or ivy is prominent, this article will provide you with the simplest way to prevent the spread of poison oak or ivy from your pet to yo
German Shepherds are intelligent dogs that can quickly adapt their behavior to their environment. However, similarly to other breeds, these dogs require absolute consistency in training for best results. Inconsistencies may cause confusion or, in extreme cases, allow a dog to develop a dominant atti
It's hard to cuddle with an animal that has bad breath. Getting too close causes us to inhale foul, unpleasant odors. There are many reasons why a pet may have bad breath, and taking a trip to the vet can help sort out what needs medical attention and what you can address yourself at home. Learning
Does your Old English Mastiff training seem be going nowhere? Are you intimidated him? Does your Mastiff pull you down the street when you go for a walk? Don't let this massive dog intimidate you. Here are a few tips to get you started with your Old English Master training.
Here are 3 steps to Canine Massage that will offer natural pain relief for dogs with hip dysplasia. If you cannot afford the costly procedure of a canine hip replacement, rest assured that there are alternative methods to relieving the discomfort of your four-legged friend's pain.