What Is To Hot For My Dog?

What Is To Hot For My Dog?

What temperature is too hot for a dog? The answer can also apply to those who have dogs that prefer to stay outdoors. In general, with plenty of water, air circulation and shade, most dogs will probably do okay in warm temperatures up to about 90˚F. However, there is...

I Didn’t Get The Head Of A Tick Now What

I Didn’t Get The Head Of A Tick Now What

Never dig around in the skin to remove the remainder of the tick, as this can actually increase the risk of skin infections. Instead, it's best to let nature take its course. Your dog's body will expel the tick out naturally by itself. To avoid the possibility of...

Will Dish Soap Kill Ticks

Will Dish Soap Kill Ticks

Any type of dish washing liquid is effective in killing ticks on your pet. Dish soap like Dawn and Palmolive work well. Apply a generous amount to the animal. ... Let the soap sit on your pet for 15 to 30 minutes.

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...