Puppies are not born knowing everything, and like human kids, there are basic behaviors they need to be taught, including how to walk properly when out with their pet parents. While a collar and leash has been the norm for many years an increasing number of pet parents are turning to a dog harness instead. However, when […]Read more..
Boxer dogs are one of the most beloved of the larger dog breeds you can choose for a furry canine companion for lots of great reasons. Despite being very goofy and silly much of the time they are also highly intelligent – intelligence they sometime use to devious ends – and endearingly gentle and loving. They […]Read more..
All dog owners love their pets. They love the things that a dog adds to the quality of their lives. For so many people, growing up with a dog as a companion and ‘best friend’ is what fond memories are made of and seen as being an essential to a happy childhood. We learn so much from […]Read more..
So it is Friday night and you have bought your brand – new puppy home. He has only been yours for an hour and already he’s turned your life upside down! You know it will never be the same again… and that’s just fine. It’s an exciting time for you both. However there are some things […]Read more..
Are you headed out for a walk with your dog? Jogging along with your dog or taking your pooch to the park is a great way to get some exercise. Does your dog bark and pull at the leash when you pass other dogs or people? It’s a common behavior that’s somewhat embarrassing – why […]Read more..
If you’re researching how to leash train a dog that won’t walk, you’ve probably been struggling with this issue for a while now and feel a little lost. Rejoice, we have all the answers you need right here! Basically, dogs freeze on walks for a variety of reasons, like when:They’re in painThey’re afraid or on alertIt’s […]Read more..
Lots of dogs jump up and jump on, people. Most pet parents become very used to the fact that their pup jumps on them to greet them when they get home, or jump up to attract their attention when it’s getting close to dinnertime, or when they are looking for a little extra attention. As endearing […]Read more..
Local rescues and shelters are popular places to search for a new dog on a budget. If you’re considering this yourself you might be wondering how you socialize a rescue dog. Socialization is critical for a well-balanced, happy dog. This guide tells you everything you need to know about socializing a rescue dog. Table of Contents […]Read more..
Making sure your puppy is properly socialized is one of your first important tasks as a responsible dog owner. Early and consistent socialization is the hallmark of a happy, well-behaved dog.Pitbull Snitch is one courageous lad. He’s walking to the dog park, greeting friends, and meeting dogs bigger than he. He’s even learning some great […]Read more..
Dogs make wonderful companions and family pets. As a responsible dog owner, it’s important to know how to prevent dog bites even if you trust your own dog (or dogs) completely. This guide tells you everything you need to know including why dogs bite, warning signs to look for, and tips for prevention and safety. Why […]Read more..