When you have completed your dogs training program, the training is not finished, you are simply entering a different level of training. Through experience, I have learned 5 simple tips which will assure that you have a well trained dog for the rest of his or hers life.
1. Continue the training
This info-graphic by Truth About Pet Food.com, is a must see for all pet care providers as it explains the serious federal law violations allowed in pet foods/animal foods, violations the consumer is never warned of on product labels.
This very timely article by Dr Al Plechner DVM, addresses a topic that is coming to the forefront of pet health, and explores the dangers to our pets with the chemicals used today to treat certain problems such as fleas or other pests.
Are we helping our beloved pets or hurting them? This article will answer that question.
THE FOURTH OF JULY MAY BE A HOLIDAY FOR THE PET OWNER, BUT A PROBLEM FOR THEIR PETS
Wow, here it is July already. Half of 2014 has already come and gone. 4th of July and all its celebrations are right around the corner. Along with these celebrations come the usual fireworks, meaning loud noises. While we enjoy the celebrations and its meaning, many of our pets have an extremely difficult time with this holiday and other events, causing loud noises like thunder.
While we are having fun, how do we make sure our beloved pets remain calm and anxiety free?
Selecting the right breed of dog for you and your family, would seem to be an easy decision but in reality, it’s not. There are many breeds to choose from with each having different characteristics. Below, I have listed some tips that along with some research on your part, will help you find the right dog. At the end of the article, I have also provided a link to an article written by Dr Al Plechner DVM where he gives his perspective on the topic.
So let’s start off with, are you thinking about a big dog are little dog? A lot of that depends on where you house the dog. Do you live in a small apartment, or do have a house with a nice backyard, or possibly you live in the country. These are all things to think about when you’re selecting a dog.