Basics of Dog Grooming

Dog Grooming is not only the procedure of improving a dog’s physical appearance, but it also helps improving hygiene and cleanliness of a dog. If you are bringing up a dog, you can easily relate yourself to the term “Dog Grooming”. When dogs spend lot of time...

Dogs poop with the Poles?

A recent study has found that dogs prefer to line themselves along the North-South magnetic lines while urinating or pooping.  Male dogs deviated while urinating however due to their leg-lifting proclivities.  The researchers monitored 70 dogs from 37 breeds over the...

Winter and your pets

With the winter weather upon us, there a few things to keep in mind in regards to your pets.  I’ll mainly focus on their paws.   First, avoid using traditional ice melting salt on your driveway.  Traditional ice salts can cause chemical burns on your dog’s...

October is Adopt-a-Shelter Dog Month

We are now into October and it is Adopt-a-Shelter Dog Month.  Adopting a dog rather than getting one from a pet store can be a great thing to do for your life and your pup’s.  Many pet stores get their dogs from puppy mills where dogs may be mistreated or...

Tips for your pets in the summer weather

Well, it looks like summer is here to stay for a while.   While extreme weather can always affect our pets, and is something to watch out for, sometimes just the normal sunny summer days can cause problems as well.  So a few things to remember in caring for your pet...

Getting your dog to go outside in the rain

It was raining when I woke up this morning.  Doesn’t bother me, but it does make my dog want to stay indoors – even if he needs to pee or poop.  So what are some good ways to get your dog to go out even for a minute? Take him on a walk – My dog...