Do you have a dog that dig holes and you don’t like it? Do you want to know how to stop your dog from digging holes? Read on… An ex-neighbor of mine owned a Pit Bull / Labrador Retriever mix a few years ago. She was the sweetest dog… so playful and friendly. But, man, […]
If you’re interested in purchasing a purebred dog, it’s important to choose a good, reputable dog breeder. Some breeders are notorious for overpriced, overbred dogs. This article will give you the tips you need to choose the best breeder for your next purebred dog.
Teaching your dog to come when you call it’s name is probably the most important training you can give your dog or puppy. Here are the 2 best step-by-step techniques for teaching your dog to come on command (also called the dog recall).
Entries for our Small Dog Breed Photo Contest have been coming in. The photo contest runs through November 2007. Numerous prize donations have been given also. If you have a photo of a cute little doggie that you would like to enter, visit the Small Dog Breed Photo Contest page for details. Here’s an update […]
I have a neighbor who has a large Dalmation. If you get within a foot of him, he sticks his tongue out for a quick lick of whatever piece of skin he can reach. This excessive dog licking drives me crazy! Why do dogs lick people and how can you make dogs stop licking? First, […]
If you own a yorkshire terrier, you probably know they’re not the easiest dogs to house train. How to stop yorkies peeing in the house is probably the most common problem yorkie owners face. If you are working on housebreaking a yorkshire terrier, let’s start here… As much as you don’t want to hear this, […]
There is a time and place for just about everything. Dog barking, however, is one of those things that pet owners have a hard time justifying. Most people are looking for a dog barking solution. So how do you stop a dog from barking? Let’s start at the root of every dog barking problem. Why […]
Dogs and chocolate. I’ve been told since I was a little kid that if my dog ate chocolate, it would kill him. Is it really true? Or is it along the same lines as, “If you eat a watermelon seed, you’ll grow a watermelon in your stomach.” I’ve done some research on dog’s eating chocolate, […]
I recently moved into a new housing development which has strict guidelines on the the types of fencing you can install. Several families in the neighborhood have installed an invisible dog fence (or invisible cat fence). Other names for this type of fence is electric dog fence, wireless fence, electronic fence, underground fence, invisible pet […]
Do you dread giving your dog a bath? I can identify with you. I’ve had large dogs and small dogs and I know that giving your dog a bath can be quite a chore. Here are some tips to help you know how to give your dog a bath.