Separation anxiety in dogs is a common problem in dogs who stress when they are separated from the person or persons they are attached to. This article explores what to do and do not do to encourage the dog's self-reliance.
Two training guides published especially for kids to learn to train their pets from National Geographic Kids Books are great tools to introduce kids to animal training and care. Expert advice for all kinds of training with beautiful photos of dogs and cats are part of these two training guides.
Here are a few ideas to stop squirrels digging up your bulbs, flowers, and plants. .
The ability to regenerate lost limbs, natural defensive and offensive evolution, or mutation.The ability to regenerate dead cells so that we live beyond the century mark and beyond, or to cure cancer is possible. Is a precursor to the next stage of human evolution reflected here?
Are there dangerous dog breeds and species of exotic pets? How deadly are they and do they threaten your safety?
Animals provide a great life lesson in friendship and other moral lessons. A great read aloud story that features animals as pets and potential pets can lead to the discovery that all animals count.
A comparison between head halters and no-pull harnesses for dogs.
It is summertime and fleas are out in full force. They live in the tall grass and brush in your yard and are attracted to body warmth when you or your pet walks past. They are very good at detecting a warm body to jump on as you probably know. Here...
I am honored to be a voice for Hunter the service dog, who is a Springer Spaniel dog breed in ongoing training, with an important message to share as he lends a helping paw to compensate for the needs of the people he loves.
Many people are unaware of the dangers of heartworm. But, the truth is that this is a nasty disease that claims the lives of many pets each year and it is entirely preventable.
Reviews on the 4 Best Car safety seats on Amazon, and information on car booster seats and larger dogs to keep your pet safe while travelling.
Part 2 of my dog’s loss-of-vision story describes an adult dog’s changing behaviors and adjustment problems after going blind.
Because of the prevalence of FIV in cats, I have had much experience with it. It have worked to educate people in my community about this disease and now I want to share online about FIV in cats.
Elephant Tattoos are the Royalty among designs. The imagination and variety of designs and ideas always fascinates me. I particularly like that some pictures have elements of other items or bold colors in them. The elephant has a powerful meaning...
Whenever I hear of a cat or dog travelling long distances to get home, it is heartwarming. This behavior is called either homing instinct or Psi Trailing and it happens more often than we think.
Don't get caught without pet insurance. It could mean the difference between life and death for your pet.
Attractions like Discovery Cove, which offer encounters with dolphins are a very popular tourism draw. Yet recently at SeaWorld, a little girl was filmed being bitten by one of the animals. Should interacting or playing with dolphins in captivity be considered dangerous?
Photobucket We've all seen this; fish in little cups, shelved like any other merchandise. For those with a heart, it's a sad image, but Walmart among many pet stores continue this practice of selling aquatic animals for a low price while keeping...
In my work as an animal communicator I often encounter animals that are struggling with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), anxiety, depression and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). It's no surprise then, that the same techniques that work so...