How to stop a dog from itching and scratching. Treat dog itchy and dry skin with Aloe Vera, and Oatmeal is a great remedy for dry and itchy skin on a dog.
There was a recent report on the news about xylitol, the active agent in TicTacs, nearly killing a dog that had sneaked the candy from her master's purse. It seems that xylitol, is toxic to dogs.What other dangerous foods for dogs are out there? Here is at least a partial list of foods dogs sho
Usually Lyme disease occurs in dogs but if you have an outdoor cat it could be possible for your cat to also contract this ailment. During the hot summer months there is one type of disease that is more prevalent.
Analysis of urine is a very effective way for owners to identify the state of their pet's health. This works where blood tests often fail. For example in the case of canine UTI (urinary tract infection), a dog may exhibit no obvious symptoms at all, but may have an infection. Urinalysis or the
Bark Off is a tool which acts as a dog barking deterrent designed to train your dog to stop barking. Here is how this popular new dog barking deterrent works so that you can can easily retrain your dog's barking habit immediately.
Accidents are avoided when a dog is trained. Do something now to prevent accident from happening rather than waiting for it to happen.
Neuroendocrine tumors can occur in the liver and elsewhere in the gastrointestinal tract. These tumors are rare but when they do form, they usually occur in dogs nine years and older.
A four-week-old puppy is still much too young to be taken from its mother. But sometimes, circumstances will require you to feed the puppy yourself. Sometimes a mother will stop nursing a puppy, or the mother may die, leaving the puppies without a source of food. When this happens, you will have to
If your dog hides under the bed instead of running for the door at the first mention of a ride in the car, chances are he has a phobia. A fear of riding in the car is very common in dogs. Learn why your dog is afraid of the car, and what you can do to get him comfortable with going for a ride.
Maltese dogs are known for their striking white hair and the adorable bows that are placed in it. Whether your Maltese has hair that is long or short, it can be fairly simple to place bows in the hair. It will be easier to do so on a dog who is used to the process, rather than a puppy or adult who h
Here are some simple tips to stop your dog from chewing your house apart. Dogs can be very destructive when living in the household. Dogs are very creative and will chew anything in site just to be able to chew an item. If your dog chews everything and you need some tips to get them to stop, keep re
The English Bulldog is known to be gentle and protective, according to the American Kennel Club. They do not require a great deal of exercise or grooming. Bulldogs may be prone to certain health problems.
There are good reasons for both, depending on your situation and motivation. I always lean to the rescue since I have a weak spot for the underdog (no pun intended). But if you are looking for a particular breed, or want to have a dog with special talents (like hunting or showing) a puppy might be b
Canine stomach problems arise as a result of a variety of causes--some of which may respond well to a bland rice-based diet. Temporary stomach problems caused by a flu or other minor virus may be especially responsive to this specialized diet. Chronic stomach problems may require a more permanent so
Dog obedience training sessions are quite fun and easy for both owners and dogs when done right. However, there are hard-to-train dogs which, when you're misinformed or lack accurate information about training these dogs, may lead to problems, frustrations and stress for you and your dog. So he
Are you suspecting your dog behaving like a cow? You can always be sure by inspecting your dog after it goes to release the feces. Occasionally, I had encountered seeing undigested grass, a blade or two, sticking onto my dog's anus after it has done so.
When we are speaking of dog training it must be recognized that different breeds have different genetic traits that cannot be trained out of a dog. For example a German Shepherd might be more aggressive than a chocolate Lab and that will never change.
Dogs try to say so many things to their masters through looks, body movement and language and even by barking. If you've been feeding your dog, but he acts like he's starving, then it's a readjustment that is needed. This could be for a number of reasons. Just like when your dog yawns
Well-trained pets create for much more enjoyable companions and are better behaved around family and friends. While dogs give unconditional love, loyalty and friendship to you, you are responsible for their proper care, food and water, shelter, safety, regular veterinary care and exercise.
If you have noticed fleas on your pet the first thing you need to know is how to get rid of fleas. Read this article for some great tips on how to kill fleas, and where to get a great deal on flea control products.