Holiday season kicks in and you share a passion with your dog: the water. Isn’t this the best theme for a pet-friendly destination? Don’t be hasty. Restrictions, hot temperatures, and a change in routine can put your pet in real danger. Motivation gone? A few tips for careful preparation is all you need.
Finding the right pet sitter takes time, and you can’t leave it to chance. You may know other pet owners in your neighborhood such as college kids back for the summer who need a summer job. Consider these essential elements when finding the right pet sitter for you. (more…)
Ever wondered whether your dog is smart or not? If he’s a fast learner, behaves well without being instructed to and helps in daily jobs, he must certainly be. But how do you determine a dog’s intelligence and is it connected to its breed after all?
Ever heard of Rally Obedience? This team sport for dogs is gaining popularity. The reason? Dogs of all breeds can practice it! Because the focus of Rally Obedience is not the physical strength, to team up with your dog you don’t have to be an athlete. Still, there are a few things to know before starting.
Barking is the way dogs communicate, hence a natural behavior. But if a dog barks excessively, how to keep it under control? Figuring out the reasons behind excessive barking is the first step towards finding a solution to the problem. Keep calm: this is something you and your dog can learn together!
The number of overweight and obese pets is steadily increasing worldwide. In most cases, obesity affects a pet’s quality of life and can lead to a number of serious and potentially life-threatening conditions. To keep your pet healthy and happy, you should pay special attention to his/her physical condition and body weight with the Body Condition Score.
Having a dog by your side is one of the greatest things ever. Dogs are great companions who stay by your side till the last moments of their lives. Dogs are the dearest friends who share all your joys and sadness, who are always there to listen to your words, which though cannot understand what you say but are always willing to feel it with all their hearts. However, have you ever wondered why your dogs love to follow you around? And if he becomes too attached to you and sometimes annoys you a bit, what should you do? Your dogs go after you because …
Most dogs are great swimmers and love nothing better than doing it for pure pleasure. However, some dogs are more careful around the water, or even afraid of water. In some cases, it could be because their only experience with water up to that point has been a bath.
Are you soon going on summer holiday? Are you counting down the days till you can hit the beach or the pool? If you have one of these dog breeds, you four-legged friend may be right there with you, ready to jump into the water. Here are 7 dog breeds that absolutely love the water.