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How to Keep Your Basset Hound Healthy - Basset Hounds Tips

How to Keep Your Basset Hound Healthy - Basset Hounds Tips

To know a Basset Hound is to love a Basset Hound. They are loyal dogs that make great family pets. You can have a Basset Hound whether you live in an apartment in the city or in a house with a large piece of property. ......[Read More]
Which Dogs Are Good for People With Fur Allergies?

Which Dogs Are Good for People With Fur Allergies?

Dog lovers with animal allergies must find breeds with a great deal less fur than other breeds.black/blue tongued chow chow image by Scrivener from Fotolia.comAs anyone who suffers from allergies will attest, an allergic reaction is nothing short of miserable. But for the 10 percent of.........[Read More]
Your Dog and Food Allergies

Your Dog and Food Allergies

Food allergies are as predominant in the canine world as they are in the human world. The trend towards natural and organic food is helping these dogs eat a safe nutritious diet. ......[Read More]
Holistic Medicine for Anxiety in Dogs

Holistic Medicine for Anxiety in Dogs

A dog's anxiety can surface in a bewildering number of ways--from cowering in a closet for hours at a time during thunderstorms to shredding the carpets and subjecting the neighbors to non-stop howling whenever he's left home alone. Behavioral modification training and prescription sedatives are two......[Read More]
What to Do When Your Neighbor's Dogs Bark Constantly

What to Do When Your Neighbor's Dogs Bark Constantly

At first glance your neighbor's dog may seem cute, but its incessant barking will make it an unwelcome neighborhood pest in no time. Before you start pulling your hair out, remember that you have many options in order to put an end to the noise.......[Read More]
Puppy Housetraining Tips For Pups With Docked Tails

Puppy Housetraining Tips For Pups With Docked Tails

Tail docking is the surgical removal of the majority of a puppy's tail. The procedure is usually done by a veterinarian. Like ear cropping, tail docking is often a controversial subject.......[Read More]
Understanding Dogs and Growling

Understanding Dogs and Growling

Everyone instinctively understands that a growling dog is one that should be left alone.At the same time, if you are a dog owner, you know that there are also times when your pooch may growl in a non-threatening way.After all, dogs are limited in the ways they can communicate, which means they have ......[Read More]
Symptoms of Cushing's in Dogs: An Herbal Solution

Symptoms of Cushing's in Dogs: An Herbal Solution

Symptoms of Cushing's Disease in dogs can mimic symptoms of other biological imbalances including diabetes, arthritis, flu, even worms. Diagnosis by a veterinarian begins with clinical observation and leads to the better part of a day spent in probing and testing. Even then, conventional treatm......[Read More]
Dogs Foods That Cause Oxalate Crystals

Dogs Foods That Cause Oxalate Crystals

Certain canine breeds are more likely to develop calcium oxalate stones. Sometimes the problem can be linked to genetics but diet appears to be an important factor, as well. In the past 20 to 30 years, there has been a rise in cases of calcium oxalate bladder and kidney stones in dogs. It may be pos......[Read More]
Helping Homeless Pets During Destructive Events

Helping Homeless Pets During Destructive Events

We have seen in the past that sometimes the nature turns out to be very cruel and the humans along with the pets used to suffer the disastrous events cutting them mentally and physically simultaneously. These disastrous events are not restricted to a particular place or continent.......[Read More]
Tips For Curing Separation Anxiety In Dogs

Tips For Curing Separation Anxiety In Dogs

You arrive home from work to a crazy, spinning, whirlwind of energy. Your dog follows you to your bedroom, where you find that she has chewed up your very expensive pair of shoes. Your next door neighbor comes to complain to you that your dog has once again been driving the neighborhood crazy by how......[Read More]
Training Aggressive Dogs

Training Aggressive Dogs

Dog aggression is a serious and dangerous problem. Canine aggression can be caused by genetics, bad breeding, previous abuse or certain medical conditions. Dominance aggression is a common type of aggression in dogs, as is territorial aggression and predatory aggression. When your dog shows signs of......[Read More]
Natural Cures for Diabetes in Dogs

Natural Cures for Diabetes in Dogs

While insulin therapy remains the most effective method of treating canine diabetes, natural dietary supplements can help manage this condition and possibly reduce or eliminate the need for prescription drugs. Incorporating the principles of holistic healing may allow the dog to enjoy increased reli......[Read More]
What Are the Benefits of Plain Yogurt for Canines?

What Are the Benefits of Plain Yogurt for Canines?

Keep your dog healthy the natural waySmall Dog 6 image by Valeriy Kirsanov from Fotolia.comPlain yogurt offers a host of benefits for canines. It contains healthy bacteria, called probiotics, which play an important role in maintaining the balance of bacteria in a dog's digestive tract..........[Read More]
The Effects of a Chlorine Pool on Dogs

The Effects of a Chlorine Pool on Dogs

Humans are not the only organisms that enjoy a swimming pool in the hot summer sun. The family dog also may love to jump into the pool to cool off. With the temperatures high and the sun glaring on its fluffy fur, a dip in the pool is just what the doctor ordered. However, before you let your dog ta......[Read More]
4 Tips for Buying Dog Toys

4 Tips for Buying Dog Toys

The best dog toys are those which are not harmful to the dog, but afford them hours of fun. Let's look at some things to consider when buying a dog toy. Depending on the breed, size and age of your dog, they may prefer a particular toy over others. In fact, while it may not be a toy at all, som......[Read More]
The Five-Minute Guide to Keeping Your Dog Fit and Healthy

The Five-Minute Guide to Keeping Your Dog Fit and Healthy

Keeping your dog fit and healthy really is a no-brainer, and yet you're seeing as many unfit, overweight dogs as you see unfit, obese people. And yet there is a simple solution to both problems: combine a healthy, nutritious diet with regular exercise.......[Read More]
Powerful Tips on How to Stop a Dog From Chewing

Powerful Tips on How to Stop a Dog From Chewing

Chewing is a normal behavior of dogs. However, it turns out that this behavior can cause many problems to dog owners. If you feel that nothing you own is safe from your dog, it's time to find out how to stop a dog from chewing and destroying your house. You can find some powerful tips to stop t......[Read More]
Airedale Terrier Pet Dogs - 5 Effective Tips To Keep Your Dog Well-Behaved!

Airedale Terrier Pet Dogs - 5 Effective Tips To Keep Your Dog Well-Behaved!

Got an Airedale terrier, and not yet trained? 5 useful tips from us for you.......[Read More]
Spay and Neuter - The Top 3 Myths You Need to Know Before You Spay and Neuter Your Dog

Spay and Neuter - The Top 3 Myths You Need to Know Before You Spay and Neuter Your Dog

Do you want to sort out the fact from the fiction surrounding this operation? I remember when I first had to make the decision wither to spay and neuter our dogs, I found so much misleading information.......[Read More]