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What to Do When Your Dog Isn’t Coming on Vacation

Now that the holiday period is over, we can all feel in a bit of a slump. Now is the time of year when a lot of us begin to plan our summer vacations. It’s something to cheer you up, and there are some great sales on! But when you go away, it’s not always possible to take your dog with you. Even if it is, sometimes you need a break from feeding, walking and entertaining them every day. If your pooch has to stay at home while you jet off, you’ll need someone to look after them. It’s understandably worrying when you have to leave them with someone else. Here’s how you can make it easier on both of you. [Read more…]

How to Raise Your Dog Properly

Raising a dog is a lot like raising a child. If you don’t start off doing it properly right from the start, you’ll both end up unhappy. A well raised dog who knows its place in the house is a happy dog. A dog who is confused over who the pack leader is (most dogs) is unhappy. You send them mixed signals, and they’ll wreak havoc! All you need to do is remain consistent with your training and you’ll barely need to train your dog at all later on. Use this information to raise your dog properly: [Read more…]

Can You Afford To Adopt A Dog?

If you are in the process of adopting a dog, you are most probably incredibly excited. While dog ownership comes with some incredible benefits, one of which being that you’ll have a loving and loyal companion. Being the parent of a furbaby, can come with quite a few costs. [Read more…]

The Complete Guide To Keeping Fleas Away From Your Dog

As a dog owner, you understand the constant battle against your pup’s fleas. Not only are they a nuisance, they can be harmful to your pup’s health. It can start as small as skin irritation and grow as large as anemia. If you notice your dog scratching more than usual, it’s probably a sure sign of pests. You need to take action quickly, relieve their itchiness and purge the tiny fleas! There are plenty of different courses of treatment to choose from. There are natural remedies that you can make yourself and, of course, medical treatments. Today we’re looking at a mixture of both. [Read more…]

The Secret to Training Your Dog Properly

Training your dog properly doesn’t need to be difficult. Some people just can’t get the hang of making their dogs do as they are told, but that’s their fault. There is no such thing as a bad dog; only bad owners! Dogs are simple creatures. They either want to be the leader of the pack, or follow the leader of the pack. If you’re not being the pack leader like you should be, they will try to fill that role. If sometimes you are dominant and other times you aren’t, this will confuse them. A confused dog is not a happy dog! [Read more…]

How To Keep Your Dog Happy And Healthy

If you’re a dog lover, like us, you won’t do anything to put your pup in danger. You hate the thought of them becoming unhappy or unhealthy. They’re a member of the family and deserve all the respect in the world. Happiness all starts with good health. By their very nature, dogs are active and excitable. They need exercise and attention because that’s what keeps them healthy. Here’s how to keep the happiest and healthiest dog possible. [Read more…]

They have saved lives in the 2013th year: 11 dogs super-heroes!

This is why we call ‘em man’s best friend. [Read more…]

Fox and Dog are the Cutest Best Friends of all Time

A photographer in Norway was walking her dog Sniffer, when the pooch made a most unlikely friend. Torgeir Berge started photographing Sniffer and his new fox friend, named Tinni, as they romped about in the forest. The closeness of the two inspired Berge to use them as inspiration for a children’s book, which will aim to raise awareness about the fur trade. Sniffer and Tinni want our help to spread their message about fur and friendship, and the knowledge about that the fox is only a dog of the forest with the same reactions and movements as the dogs we look at as the man’s best friend. See the cuteness for yourself. See the photos below:

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Dog Gives Enthusiastic Handshake

Usually, the first trick dogs learn is to shake hands with their owners. It looks like a pretty simple trick to do and dogs seem to enjoy it. Here, I have a set of nineteen adorable dogs photographs, which are handshaking with humans. Checkout our selection and be inspired!

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Cute Dog Without Eyes but With a Big Heart

Dutchess is a blind therapy dog who works with individuals with autism.  The eyeless pup provides a calming and therapeutic presence for those in need. Even without eyesight, Dutchess has no problems navigating, playing fetch, and locating all near-by treats. She visits classrooms and becomes part of a child’s reading class, assisting with speech goals or other academic endeavors.

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