If Irish eyes are smiling, then surely they’re smiling at these wonderful Irish dog breeds. They may be found all over the world now, but these particular breeds originated in the green isles. Here are some ‘lucky’ dog breeds that are celebrating their Irish heritage on St. Patrick’s Day.Read more Tags Basic obedience
Technology has made so many things easier, even being a dog owner. Whether you’re looking for a way to track how much walking your pet is getting in, or if you want important emergency pet advice at the touch of your fingers, these great apps will make being a pet owner even better than it already is.Read more Tags Dog safety
You know your dog can smell its treats before they’ve even reached the bowl, but just how does a dog’s nose work? Simply put, dog noses are way more powerful than our human ones. Here’s a look at how your dog’s nose is perfectly designed for Man’s Best Friend.Read more Tags Dog safety
You always wear your seatbelt when you ride in a car, but do you use one for your dog? Safety should be a priority for your pet every time you get in the car, so here are some reasons why you should use a harness, crate, or dog seatbelt when your pet goes in the car with you.
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Walking your dog should be a fun and regular part of your day. Dogs love exploring the world outside their home, but before you reach for that leash, here are some important do’s and don’ts for walking your dog.
Do make sure your dog has proper identification just in case he gets away. An ID tag on his collar or a microchip with your contact details will help ensure that if your dog does get lost, whoever finds it will be able to reach you.Read more
Showing your dog love is one of the best ways that you can bond with them, but you need to know how to show affection the right way. Dogs aren’t like people, so what you think your dog may love may actually cause them stress. Here are some of the best ways to show affection to your dog.
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You’ve spent a lot of time and effort training your dog to behave appropriately, but after a while, you begin to notice your pet slipping back into bad habits. It’s a common scenario, but thankfully, not as difficult to fix as you might think. Here’s what to do if your dog starts slipping back into old habits.
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Before you seek out a breeder for your next dog, consider all of the benefits of adopting a dog from a shelter. There are many reasons why it’s a good idea to adopt, not ‘shop,’ for your next pet. Here are some of the best reasons to adopt a dog from a shelter.Read more Tags Dog safety
A well-trained dog is a happy dog, but many pet owners don’t bother taking the time to properly train their pet. There are several reasons why people don’t bother to train their dogs:
They feel dog training is unfair to the dogRead more