A new dog in the home can be a significant change for you and for the dog himself. This change will be ten times more real if it's a rescue dog. Adopting a rescue dog is like giving him a second chance and a better one. This article answers Can you rename a rescue dog from a shelter.
Bringing dogs home is not the end of your responsibility if you want to tame them. In the lack of proper care and treatment, dogs can be violent to their own master. So, here are some quick tips for taking care of dogs, which can help you if you are not familiar with pet taming.
As a balanced diet affects our hair, so it also directly affects the condition of our dog's coat. For this reason, the animal must receive every day all the nutrients its body needs to keep its coat beautiful and shiny.
I want to tell you and explain to you if you need to walk your dog daily? And answer your questions like what are bad effects of not walking your dog daily? whether a short walk is enough? Maybe it will help someone in making the right decision and finally give their pet what is essential for that..
Dogs have many good and bad habits as humans. Many humans love dogs and keep them as a pet. But it is also essential to know them entirely by noticing them every day.
Of course, we want the best dog puzzle toys for our little cuties. So, for that cause, we have searched and collected the best most challenging and entertaining toys
Just like everything with our furry friends, their veterinarian care has evolved, their role is our families has evolved, training is less about punishment and more about supportive, positive reinforcement. So our crate training strategies also need to evolve.
Pepto Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) is one of the best OTC for treating occasional nausea, heartburn, upset stomach, and diarrhea in humans. Dogs also get upset stomachs, and some of their parents give them this drug to stop diarrhea. But is Pepto Bismol safe for dogs?
Dog’s having amazing noses! While humans use their eyesight as their first sense to learn, dog’s use their nose. Dogs average 300 million olfactory receptors to a human’s 6 million. Learn more about AKC Scentwork Activities - by Anne Nored for the NCA.
Hunting dogs have long been assisting their owners in retrieving, trailing, chasing, and fetching targets. There are hundreds of dog breeds trained for hunting, not all breeds can serve as gun dogs. You have to find a breed that can be your perfect hunting partner. Here are my best picks.
The professionals work with the dogs everyday. The dogs get regular care, food, water and outside time. Everyday. In a few weeks the dog’s start to transform. They lose their fear of people, they gain social skills, they are re-integrated and ready to be a domesticated dog.
As a dog owner, you know your dog's behavior best. In some cases you may be wondering? Can my pooch feel sad or depressed? The answer is yes, there are circumstances when a dog may exhibit signs of depression. As their owner, would you know what depression looks like in your dog?
Dogs love to run free and play, here is why you should take your dogs to a dog park today and them socialise.
So, you’ve brought home a cute little furry munchkin during lockdown; now what? There are of course challenges and several responsibilities that come along with the cuteness.
What type of breed is Lady in the movie Lady and the Tramp? American Cocker Spaniels are a wonderful breed of dog. However, before adopting you should know some facts about the breed.
Dogs are man's bestfriend. They serve as a companion and a stress reliever all at once. However, stress can also be occur when they are not well trained on where they should take a piss or poop. This article will help you potty train your dog and save yourself from distress.
Agility is a rigorous, athletic activity, both for you and your Newfoundland. You are responsible for the well-being of your dog and must determine whether it is an appropriate activity for your particular Newfoundland. - Jenni Lott, reprinted from Newf Tide 2002
Even though they chose crate training, this dog does most of his destruction when the family is away during the day. He has chewed his way through kennels and destroyed clothing, shoes and furniture all the while he is free and unattended. When the family returns, they find a hyperactive dog awaitin
Dogs are really fun pets to have but because of improper training, sometimes they can go out of your hand. And to not let that happen, you should teach your dog these five important things as early as possible. This article also explains you how you can teach them these things.
You may have noticed your dog chomping on the fresh green lawn. You feed your dog 2-3 times and day, plus the occasional treats – so why is this happening? Sometimes it's simple enjoyment. Otherwise, Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids are commonly not part of generic dog foods. Neither are probiotics...
Rally is a great sport to use at different levels of a dog's training and age. For young dogs this is a great event to get that young dog into the ring and compete. By Lawren Coulam Kinner, Performance and Companion Events Committee, reprinted from Newf Tide 4Q 2015
The sport is wonderful for impacting and improving communication with your dog and building your relationship with your dog. - by Anna Lorenz, Performance & Companion Events Committee, reprinted from Newf Tide, 1Q 2015
Tracking is great for dogs and people at any age. AKC allows dogs to enter tests at six months of age, but you can start training with puppies as young as six weeks. At the other end of the spectrum, it is a great sport for older dogs. - Cherrie Brown, reprinted from NewfTide 2002
One of the great thrills in working with your dog is to have him complete a track and find the article. When the handler holds the found article in the air for all to see, the judges come rushing up to congratulate the dog and handler and sign the glove. - Ron Horn, reprinted from Newftide 2002
Not that much has been written about out of sight stays. Twenty years ago, we were all told to correct a dog that broke his stays when you left the room harder and harder. .. get the point across. by Cheryl M. Dondino, Newfoundland Cub of America Obedience Committee chair
As with many other areas of dog training, there are many ways of teaching a dog to retrieve. I'm providing one method that works for teaching an obedience CDX hopeful, as well as for water rescue work - Cheryl Dondino, chair Newfoundland Club of America Obedience Committee
Designer dogs are developed to perform some specific task and to take some genetic benefits over their own breed. Though they are not recognized by the major kennels, but they are getting good popularity and are in demand, find the list of top demanded Pomeranian mix dogs.
DIY dog house options for the dog owner that needs to replace a dog house or is investing in a new home for the first time. The do it yourself kit option can save a lot of money as opposed to a dwelling that has to be constructed from scratch.
The German Shepard is one of the safest dogs to have in your household. However, their is another spectrum which has seen the damage that a German Shepard can do to another human being and that scale assisted in the making of this article.
Bulldogs are a popular small breed dog with lots of wrinkles and a short snout! They tend to hobble low to the ground and are well recognized as a generic family dog. Find out what it takes to care for one of these adorable dogs and learn how they may be perfect for your family.
The Pomeranian is a fluffy little dog from the toy category of dogs, which are the top demanded dogs in the world and one of the top 20 of registered AKC dog breeds. Seeing their increasing popularity and demand, many breeders are wrongly breeding them, know the breed standards in this article.