Pets & Animal
Skin and allergy problems are the primary health issues associated with the Bichon Frise, and many of these issues can be directly related to the quality of the dog's diet. Food is a serious issue for this breed. To begin with, the health conditions mentioned above must be taken into considerat
Horse owners who travel to shows or compete in rodeo events can enjoy the benefits of collapsible portable fencing. Collapsible portable fencing addresses the issue of carrying full-size corral panels to events. It collapses to a small size for transportation and can expand into a larger size for us
We all want to save money on our household expenses with the tough economic climate, so is it time to start grooming your dog at home?A well groomed dog can attend the pet parlor up to 12 times a year and that price of one visit can be hard to find - let alone 12.
The history of the Shih Tzu dog breed spans more than hundreds of years and finds it very beginnings in China.Today, the dogs are still trusted companions of millions of families with young children because of the same reasons they were once the favored canine choice of imperial ladies-in-waiting an
Film and television have been prime spots for the acting canine since motion pictures became a common part of daily life. As film has grown, and the introduction of television, the canine actor can been seen pretty much everywhere. Commercials, movies, television shows, and even games shows feature
The St. Hubert hound, or bloodhound, is one of the oldest breeds of dog on Earth. Bred in Europe first by the French and Belgians, bloodhounds were bred for hunting and tracking, as well as general labor. Bloodhounds are large dogs and can weigh as much as 100 lb. or more. Despite their popular imag
Since care for dogs in their old age is very expensive, dog owners are looking to put off some of those costs by giving their dogs supplements. There are many supplements available out there, and the process of figuring out just what your dogs needs, can be daunting.
If you want to train your dog, you have to understand that consistency is key. Most people translate this to mean they must daily train their dog for extended periods of time. They tend to think they don't have time to train their dog. However, that's simply not true.
Almost all droopy-eared dogs have loving personalities and are useful in protecting their home territories and masters. They are good with children and enjoy romping and playing. Several of them are known for rescuing persons in distress. Most of the other droopy-eared dogs romp at hunting rabbits a
Basic dog training is an important aspect of responsible dog ownership. Every dog should be taught three obedience commands, the "Sit", "Down" and "Stay". The dog training techniques for each command are described in detail. All it takes is five minutes of your time eve
Does your dog have symptoms of kennel cough? Most of the time, kennel cough is not something to worry about. It is an upper respiratory condition brought on by bacterial and viral agents in the air. You can determine if your dog has kennel cough by applying pressure on his trachea. If this produces
Dog clothing is not just all about fashion. Some find dog apparel as just the fancy of the dog owners.However, this meticulously designed dog clothes are essential protective gear of our little friends from the harsh elements of the environment.
Bringing home a new puppy can be a very exciting experience for you and your family, especially if that new puppy is your first pet. Before you do so you must ask yourself if you are prepared to bring that new puppy into your home. In order to be prepared, you must have the essential items that will
If you find your dog difficult to train and out of your hands, you can always enroll them to a dog training camp. Dog training camps or 'doggie boot camp' is an institution or a school that trains your dog in intense methods. And intense doesn't mean harsh and brutal, still in a posit
Dog training tips for the beginner: One of the best tips for dog training is to think about what training you will use. When you start out with a new dog you have to think about the training of the dog. Choose the type of training that will fit in with you and your dog. You need to think about the c
So your dog is a bit on the noisy side, right? Well trust me, I've been there. I have a black Labrador that used to bark at just about anything and everything. It used to be so bad that I ended up having a hard time sleeping some nights. I finally found a way to teach Chester to stop barking, a