The Cane Corso is not harder to handle than some other breeds. Learn what you need to do to prevent aggression with this great breed of dog.
This article will give you instructions on how to teach your dog to bark on command, which is the best way to train him to stop barking excessively.
Rimadyl (carprofen) was introduced by Pfizer in 1997 as a treatment for joint pain and arthritis. It does work for some dogs, but some die and others have to be euthanized. Find out more.
There are some simple, alternative therapies you can use to take care of your old dog at home. Find out if she is senile, and take care of her now.
The Cane Corso is a large dog used for guarding, hunting, and personal protection. If you are thinking about choosing one, this article is full of rich information to help you decide.
You can find a drug or a combination of drugs that will keep your dog from having more seizures, but there will be side effects. Make this decision carefully.
Are you thinking about getting a dog but need a breed that will fit into your apartment? These five breeds are all great and can do well in a small area.
Pictures and videos of the Vizsla and four other active dogs that will keep you off the couch.
Do you know how to breed your dog? This article will tell you the signs to watch for, what you need to do in preparation, and how to handle the breeding procedure.
The Fila is a large breed of dog that was developed to work cattle, guard the home and family, and fight jaguars. Pictures, a video, and a description will help you learn more
This article will describe what the signs are of a female dog coming into heat, when best to breed or when not to breed!
Learn how to treat your dog at home.
Separation anxiety in dogs is not an easy problem to deal with, but it can often be managed with a few modifications. Learn what they are and what you can do to help your dog.
If you suspect your dog has mange caused by demodex, or the demodectic mite, find out how it is diagnosed and how it can best be treated.
Several serious diseases can be spread by ticks, and your dog should be checked every day. This article will discuss several natural methods of tick control.
Using essential oils can improve your dog´s health; learn how, the dangers, and which products are most likely to help your dog.
Stay calm, if you have made it to the clinic the worst is over. This article will tell you what will happen to your friend when she is taken in after being hit by a car, and maybe how you can avoid it.
If your dog´s lameness does not respond to conventional therapy, you might want to search for alternatives. Alternative, natural therapies take a lot longer to start showing effects than conventional therapy so do not...
Being a registered purebred only signifies that a group of people somewhere have decided to give you a piece of paper. Designer dogs might be the purebreds of tommorow.
Among the alternatives for heartworm treatment, herbal therapy is available. It may not be as good as slow kill treatment but it is a lot safer and less painful than the Immiticide injections. This article will discuss...
Need tips on dealing with a crazy puppy? Find the answers to your questions here.
Want to keep a breed of dog that really will guard your home, even from the meter reader? Try one of these five!
Jealousy is one of the strongest dog emotions, and when your dog feels it, she may do all sorts of funny things. Here are tips to deal with the emotion if it becomes a problem in your house.
Food aggression can lead to biting, so find out how to control it while you can still help your dog.
About any dog will bark, but this is a list of dogs that bark less. If your dog is barking a lot read articles to decrease barking, or discuss the problem with a good dog trainer.
A safety word is a special command you use when recalling your dog. This command is taught so that your dog will respond to a recall 100% of the time. Learn how to teach the command and when you should use it.
The main cause of excessive barking in dogs is boredom, usually lack of exercise. Learn what to do.
If you don’t want a dog that jumps you can utilize these training techniques; she might make a mistake, though, so don’t punish her for it. Just bend down and let her lick your face.
Dog waste should be recycled and used, not dumped in a septic tank or trash bin. This article will explain how to correctly make a compost heap out of your dogs waste.
This group of dogs may not be among the most popular dogs, and they certainly are not among the top ten most intelligent, but they are all skinny. Really skinny.
Dogs love to dig. This article will tell you the reasons dogs dig, and give you a few tips to decrease your dogs´digging.
Safe heartworm treatment for your dog is possible but it is not always the best option. This article will give you details on how you can treat your dog safely if he contracts this disease.
A dog may display symptoms of arthritis at any age. This article lists a few of the symptoms you need to watch for and discusses conventional and alternative therapies.
The best family guard dog is the Rottweiler. This breed is ideal as a guard dog and will take good care of the children he is protecting. Find out why.
Açai is a fruit produced mostly in the Amazon that has antioxidant properties. Vitamins C, A, E, and some other chemicals also act as antioxidants in the body. Does your dog need antioxidants?
Do you want a dog breed that will clog your drains and ruin your couch? This list will provide you with the five best dogs to suit your purpose. Some are small, some are big, but all of them shed too much.
All dogs are happy and fun, but are there breeds you should stay away from?
In holistic veterinary medicine symptoms like itchy skin and allergies to flea bites are considered to be caused by poor quality food, over vaccination, and continual exposure to toxins in the environment. These are...
Why do dogs scratch all the time? This is the number one reason people need a vet and this article will explain the main causes of itchy skin and how it is dealt with. Find out what can be done.
Garlic is a safe and effective means of improving your dogs health. Find out how much to use, what it is used for, and what form to give your dog.
This technique can help some dogs handle the phobia they have developed to fireworks. It does not work all of the time but if y0ur friend is afraid at holiday time give it a try.
Pugs, Dobermans, boxers, Rottweilers, Great Danes, and German shorthaired pointers are the breeds most commonly affected by acne. Try natural methods of clearing it up.
This is a list of the five most dangerous dogs, beasts that will rip your throat out as soon as pee on you. Protect your ankles. Beware the vicious family dog.
If your dog has been diagnosed with cancer this article will discuss some of the traditional and natural remedies you can try.
A visit to any animal shelter will be spent watching the Chihuahuas in the small dog cages and the Labrador crosses in the dog runs. Why are these breeds so prevelant?
No one should be telling you not to feed your dog leftovers. There are table scraps you can use to feed your dog and others you should avoid. Read this list and find out what they are.
You can lose weight by walking your dog! It has been proven, and the more time you spend on this activity the more it will benefit you and your friend. Get up now.
Apple cider vinegar is used by pet owners to improve the immune system, clean the ears and treat infections, improve the coat, prevent kidney and bladder stones, and make their dogs healthier. Learn the other benefits...
If you do not keep your dog fit the health problems will catch up to her and she will die younger. Try these tips to keep her in shape.
Why do dogs bark at ghosts? Is there a difference in "normal" and ghost barking? Only read this if you are not able to explain your dog´s late night barking!
See photos, videos and important information about five dog breeds that don't shed very much. You might need to groom them and you might need to train them, but all of them are great pets.
Why you should examine your dog regularly, keep you dog healthy, and how to avoid excessive health costs.
This list will provide every slacker with the best five breeds of dogs able to fit his lifestyle and add value to his life. Excellent reasons are given so every slacker needs to consult here before making a choice.
The idiocy and predjudices behind the ranking of the ten most intelligent and ten least intelligent breeds of dogs. Really!
Simple instructions on how to use first aid to treat small cuts and wounds on your dog. You can do it at home if you need to!
An easy-to-make and simple-to-use ear cleaner for your dog. Alternative all-natural treatment options are given in this article.
This proven method is good for housebreaking but should not be abused.
Do you want your new puppy to be loyal? These seven tips will help your you and your puppy bond together.
You should be aware of what is normal in your dog. This is a physical exam you can do at home before taking your dog in to see your veterinarian.
These are the five steps you should take if your dog bites someone. Protect your dog's life—if you do not, you may lose her.
Cheap parasite control is available--it is not necessary to give expensive medicine your dog does not need. Find out about inexpensive heartworm prevention, too.
Why does she stare into my eyes? Dogs evolved with humans, so why do dogs make eye contact, when so many other species of animals do not?
Dog owners need to prevent this terrible internal parasite before it kills, but some do not buy preventative because of the cost. Here is an inexpensive option that I will share with you.
You can raise and train your own seizure alert dog; find out now.
It is safe for your dog to eat fat and raw eggs, despite what you have heard. Find out what is really proven to be poison.
Smart dogs do not have to be only those on the popular lists; if you work at it your dog can be more intelligent.
A simple method of treating ear mite infection in dogs in outlined in this article. The side effects of a bad infection secondary to mites, when not treated, are also discussed.
Non-chemical flea control products are available! Combing to remove the adults, shampooing, treating the carpet with borate, garlic, diatamaceous earth, and nematodes are all discussed.
Big dog food companies can afford to run trials and find out if their food makes dogs live longer, but they don't know if their food improves life spans. Why?
A brief guide to shopping for a new dog : how to find the right breed, where to search, and most importantly how to match your choice to your personality.
How dogs get exposed to asbestos, what happens, and how it is treated.
Easy method of training an excited dog not to urinate in the house.
This article outlines the diseases we vaccinate against and the value of vaccinations for your dog's health. It also discusses whether or not we need to vaccinate yearly.
Find out which breeds need their teeth brushed routinely, why, and how to brush your dog´s teeth.
Small breeds are prone to dental disease, and this article will discuss prevention and treatment for your toy dog.
Stop wasting your money. This test is not necessary every year. Find out how to prevent the disease, how to avoid testing, and the inexpensive alternatives to protect your dog.
An easy to follow plan on how you can establish yourself as the leader of the pack and make your dog feel more secure whilst doing so.