What to Consider When Choosing Dog Breed

There are several dog breeds around the world. If you are a dog lover, chances are that you find all dogs to be charming and lovable. So, how do you choose the right breed? It can be an overwhelming decision to make when you are confronted with many options and you only have to choose…

Dog Ownership and Children

It is a common occurrence for children to beg their parents to bring a dog into the family. At first, the parents may be reluctant because they know how much care is required for this type of pet. Eventually though, the parents give in, and more often than not, they are the ones who end…

Dogs and Stylish Design

Dogs are usually seen as pets providing affection and company for countless individuals, couples and families. From lap dogs and puppies to fully grown stylish and elegant dogs such as Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and German Shepherd dogs. There is no doubt that they make good pets, but often dogs are used for more than…

What Human Foods Are Dangerous to Dogs?

Dogs are different from humans, and some human foods are toxic to dogs. This article discusses the common human foods that are dangerous to dogs. Onions & Garlic The family of onions, including garlic, shallot, chives, and scallion, is poisonous to dogs because these foods have compounds that could lead to gastroenteritis and severe damage…

Dogs That Can Be Helpful to People With Osteoarthritis

The leading reason for owning or keeping a dog is to have them as pets. However, the lovely canines have proven to be more than just fun to have around. They are resourceful in numerous other ways, such as being used in guarding, guiding and helping people with physical challenges, and sniffing during searches and…

What to Wear When Dog Walking

Dog walking is enjoyed by people all over the world. It is beneficial for both the pet and the owner. However, to get the most out of this activity, it is essential to wear the right kind of clothing. This will depend mainly on the weather. In Warm Weather During the summer, the main danger…

Caring for a Sick Dog

Caring for a dog no matter what its age takes a lot of work and dedication. They, however, deserve every moment that you dedicate to them. What can be an additional responsibility is caring for a dog that is sick. The first thing that has to be done is to determine what the cause of…

Why Dog Walking Is Beneficial

Introduction All dog owners need to walk their pet regularly. Most people should aim for at least one walk per day, five days of the week. It should last around half an hour. However, this will depend on the age, breed and activity level of the dog in question. It is estimated that just under…

Giving Senior Dogs the Proper Care

It is not unusual for dog owners who now own a senior dog to have owned that dog for many years. Perhaps even as a pup. As the dog grows older it becomes concerning for the dog owner. There is lots that can be done for the senior dog to keep them comfortable and happy.…

Introducing Dogs to Other Pets

Bringing a dog home for the first time is a wonderful adventure. It might get a little complicated if there happen to be other animals in the home. In many cases, the other animal happens to be a cat or sometimes another dog. No matter what the animal is introducing them to each other has…