What Do You Need to Bathe Your Dog the Right Way?

The title of this article actually poses a tricky question. A lot of people are thinking that, to bathe their dog, they just need some soap, some water, a tub, and they are good to go. Well, there’s a lot more going on here. Please understand that the question is, “What do you need to […]

Can You Use Treats to Train Your Dog Faster?

Dogs are trained the same way as human beings are trained. If you want to train another person, you basically are left with rewards and punishments. The bottom line? We are all, bipeds or four legged creatures, flock to pleasurable things and activities and try to avoid pain like the plague. Please understand that all […]

Why do Americans Spend so Much Money on Their Pets?

The real title of this article should really be “Why do Americans like their pets so differently from other cultures?” Well I’m sure that no culture has a monopoly on loving pets. The truth is you just have to pay attention to people’s behavior. You just have to pay less attention to what they say […]

Best Dog Breeds for a Family with Kids

When I was out shopping for a dog for my family, my natural tendency was to go with a smaller breed. In fact, I had my heart set on a Chihuahua. I’ve always loved Hollywood movies about this breed of dog. I also thought that their small size makes them very easy to take care […]

The Benefits of Using Wireless Dog Fencing

If you have a dog, you really have your work cut out for you when it comes to boundaries. You really do. Of course, a lot of this depends on the breed of your dog. If you have a feisty, high energy toy breed dog, don’t be surprised if it is basically zipping around all […]

Why is Pet Health Insurance Becoming More Popular?

Did you know that there’s an obesity problem gripping the United States? That’s right, for these individuals, their waistlines are getting bigger and bigger. Their joints are under a tremendous amount of pressure, and they’re showing a worrying rate of advanced aging. Sound familiar? Well, I’m not talking about people. I’m talking about our four-legged […]

Is it Better to Live with a Dog or a Cat?

This is a very tough question to ask. Because, first of all, not all people are pet people. Some people just don’t like animals. With that out of the way, if you are left with a choice between a dog or a cat, please understand the key differences why people keep dogs and why people […]