Category «Animals»

How to Choose the Right Puppy for Your Family

You and your family have decided that it’s the right time for you to get a puppy. You have the space for it to run and play, the money to take care of vet bills, and everyone in your home is on board. The next step is to decide what puppy is right for your …

What is the true cost of owning a dog?

Everyone loves dogs. Playful, loyal and loving, they truly are man’s best friend, and what price can you put on that? Well, you’ll find the answer below, as it turns out it costs quite a lot to own a dog over the course of its lifetime. Often when people think of getting a pet, the …

How Much Exercise Is Safe for Puppies?

Exercising your pet is as important as exercising yourself because it benefits the health of every living being. However, you need to be very careful when exercising your puppy because at this age, dogs can suffer some serious injuries. Skipping exercise is not an option because it’s necessary to help your furry friend strengthen their …

Adopting A Pet As A Christmas Gift

The idea of giving your family a new puppy or a cute kitten on Christmas morning is a lovely thought and it might be a great idea. But it’s not something to rush into. There are lots of things that need to be considered before you decide whether or not this is the right move …

5 Tips For Training Your Shih Tzu with Donna Lea Jones

Shih Tzus are one of the most beloved and popular dog breeds in the world. They are known for their small size and playful personalities, but as many Shih Tzu owners know, they can be difficult to train. Donna Lea Jones is a professional sales representative and proud Shih Tzu owner from Orlando, Florida. She …

6 DOG BREEDS AND THEIR UNIQUE TRAITS

The role canines play in the lives of humans cannot be overemphasized. Dogs offer a unique type of companionship, unlike any humans. They can give and receive attention which increases feelings of happiness and security and decreases loneliness. Dogs also reduce stress level so much that they are used therapeutically in hospitals, nursing homes, schools …

4 Steps to Creating a Pet-Friendly Yard

By taking some time out to create a safe and enjoyable, pet-friendly outdoor play space, you and your dog can enjoy spending worry-free time together in your front or back yard. Here are some great ideas to transform your yard in fun and secure ways. Brainstorm Pet-Friendly Yard Additions The best first step in the …

Top Pest Control Tips for Pet Owners

We all know it: pets attract pests. It’s unfortunate but true. Dogs and cats can carry in fleas, fish can sport larvae and more. No matter what kind of pet you have, you’re almost guaranteed to have a pest or two invade your home eventually. The best way to get rid of an infestation is …

5 Items Cat Lovers Can’t Live Without

There are a lot of dedicated cat lovers out there who have individual items that they swear they can’t live without. Now cats may be small, but they require a particular environment to thrive in, and we all love to give them just that. These types of things can even be small, such as their …