Category Archives: Dog Care

The Simple Way to Train Your Dog to Walk on a Leash

Regardless if your dog is a puppy or full-grown, you may be having some difficulties getting him to walk on the leash. Finding the right collar or harness and leash combination doesn’t have to be a trial and error process. … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Walking Your Dog + Giveaway

Dogs love walks, especially in spring when the weather has turned from frigid to comfortably warm. It’s this time a year that your dog is treated to new smells and fresh air. We welcome spring to all our visitors by … Continue reading

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Earth Day Tips for Going Green with Your Dog

In honor of Earth Day, which is on April 22nd, here’s an infographic that tells you how you can go green with your dog. The graphic provides 14 tips on how you can reduce your dog’s “carbon paw-prints” while helping … Continue reading

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Lhasa Apso Holds the Record for Longest Eyelashes on a Dog

At a whopping 13.6-cm (5.35-in), Prince Albert of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada currently holds the world record for longest eyelashes ever measured on a dog. If you’re looking for a breed with beautiful long lashes, Lhasa apsos are certainly the breed … Continue reading

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Puppy Proofing 101: Keep Your Pet Safe

The five most common poison dangers for dogs in 2011 included food, insecticide, rat poison, NSAIDs (aspirin) and household cleaners, according to the Pet Poison Helpline. All are common in many homes. As you prepare to welcome a puppy into … Continue reading

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How to Make Halloween Fun – And Safe – For Your Dog

Halloween is a festive time of year, and many humans have a great time decorating and dressing up. Your dog can also participate in the Halloween festivities, but there are several considerations to keep in mind when you are dressing … Continue reading

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Choose a Veterinarian Who Doesn’t Make You Feel Like Crap!

I chose a veterinarian who made me feel like crap.  Actually, I made me feel like crap. A secret about me is that I’m crazy insecure when I’m stressed.  It has a little to do with (probably a lot) my … Continue reading

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Best Friends Forever – Tips on Caring for Your Aging Dog

A life-long friendship There’s nothing quite as captivating as a new puppy. Who could resist those big, trusting eyes, that wiggly bottom and those wonderful, wet kisses? But, while puppy charms may fade, the relationship between pet and pet parent … Continue reading

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