Tips on Choosing the Perfect Canine Companion

FRIENDS FOR LIFE: Tips on Choosing the Perfect Canine Companion

Learn how to avoid the common pitfalls in purchasing a puppy. As you read this book and get the questions answered, you can transfer relevant information to your new guide. Also, whenever you research breeder websites or ask questions of breeders via email, phone or in person, you can develop your own “manual” to help … Read more…

border collie puppy

A Guide to Puppy Socialization

Dogs have a different way of socializing than people. They heavily rely on smell, body language and certain vocalizations. They can be as young as one week old when they begin to socialize. Puppies need to be isolated from all other dogs until he has had all his vaccines. The majority of puppies that have … Read more…

Chinese Crested dog Powder Puff

Feeding Schedules For Dogs

Most of us prefer to use a scheduling tool to help organise our crazy lives. By using a planning tool, we set a routine so all the necessary tasks are accomplished, whether big or small. While dogs have no need for a diary to help them remember to collect the washing or go to Little … Read more…

clumber spaniel dog

Natural Ways To Prevent Ticks And Fleas

Now that people have realised that this planet of ours has been polluted by the chemicals contained in the daily products we use, it’s time to find other natural options to protect our pets from ticks, fleas and other pests. I’ll cover heartworm prevention another day. Today I’ll provide you with natural choices to fight … Read more…

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Tips On Prevention And Removal Of Dog Ticks

Dog ticks are parasites that feed on blood belonging to their hosts. They can spread different diseases to people and dogs. Prevention is the ideal way to stop them causing any harm but it’s just as important to spot and remove them as quickly as you can. If you live in a place that’s a … Read more…

beagle dog

Should You Feed Your Dog Grains And Wheat?

If you wander along the shopping aisles in any pet food shop, you’ll see lots of expensive, big names of foods that claim to be “grain-free.” Furthermore, you’ll see messages urging you NOT to feed your pet anything with grains and, in fact, some marketing material tries to make you have guilty feelings if you … Read more…

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Dogs Should Eat Raw Meaty Bones

Dogs are very clever when it comes to finding things that are good to eat. They’ll often be eating things that crawl, creep, swim, run, fly and wriggle. However, it’s rare for you to discover whole animal carcasses you can feed to your dog. Hence the need for raw meaty bones. As with anything new, … Read more…