How To Get Rid Of Those Ticks Fast

How To Get Rid Of Those Ticks Fast

Use Vinegar to Kill and Prevent Ticks on Dogs. A homemade spray solution of one part vinegar and one part water helps keep ticks and fleas away from your pets. Pour the solution in a spray bottle and spray directly onto your pets, but be careful not to get it in their...

Summer Fun With Your Dog

Summer Fun With Your Dog

The hot sun and sizzling heat of the summer can make anyone second guess going outside with their pets. However, outdoor exercise is an essential part of your dog’s routine. Enjoying the great outdoors will decrease anxiety and influence weight control, which will...

Signs Of Grief In Your Pet

Signs Of Grief In Your Pet

Pet grieving can be expressed both physically and mentally. Grieving pets may show symptoms comparable to those of grieving adults. As every human reacts differently to grief, so does every animal. Both cats and dogs can suffer loss of appetite, disturbed sleep or a...

Ways to Mentally Encourage Your Dog

Ways to Mentally Encourage Your Dog

Dogs need physical as well as mental stimulation. Unfortunately, many pet owners tend to focus on giving their dog physical exercise and neglect to provide their pet much needed mental stimulation. Dogs requiring mental stimulation will get bored and find ways to...

How often do you need to vaccinate your dog?

How often do you need to vaccinate your dog?

Most animals need only what are known as core vaccines, those that protect against the most common and most serious diseases. In dogs, the core vaccinesare distemper, parvovirus, hepatitis and rabies. In cats, they are panleukopenia, calicivirus, rhinotracheitis...

Getting A New Member

Getting A New Member

Gather His Supplies Get everything you'll need to make him safe and comfortable before bringing him home. The basics a collar and leash, as well as food and water bowls—you'll also need a dog bed, pet gate, toys, treats, and grooming supplies. It's a good idea to have...

Home Made Dog Shampoo Recipe

Home Made Dog Shampoo Recipe

Dish Soap Dawn dish detergent is a liquid soap usually used for washing dishes, but it can serve a variety of other purposes. Dawn is designed to cut through kitchen grease, but it will also wash away built-up oils on your dog's skin and coat that can make your pup...

Indoor Pet Exercises

Indoor Pet Exercises

Run your dog up and down the stairs. Using the stairs is a great way to tire out your dog. Stand at the top of the stairs and throw a toy down to your dog. When your dog grabs the toy, call his name and have him bring the toy to you. After several rounds of this,...

Staying Calm When Training Your Dog

Staying Calm When Training Your Dog

Relax, take a breathe – your dog is not doing any of the bad things on purpose. She might be bored, might not understand what you’re asking her to do. Make sure you fulfill her needs and take her out, play with her, and keep her on a schedule of potty breaks. Be the...