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How to Stop Your Puppy From Chewing On You

Biting and nipping are just two of the ways that puppies play and interact with each other. When a puppy becomes older and leaves the litter; however, it must learn that this type of playing is no longer acceptable. While it is important to realize that puppies have a need to bite on things, especi

How to Crate Train Your Puppy for Beginners

This article explains how to crate train a puppy. Everything you need to know to successfully complete this very important stage of training is contained here.

Measuring Your Dog's Intelligence

Dog owners are often curious to find out how intelligent there dog is.Some research studies have been undertaken to evaluate the intelligence of specific breeds and some simple tests that purport to determine whether one's own dog is smart are also available.

Dogs Should Never Be Beaten

A dog can fool you. Just when you think they are as dumb as rocks, they do something that is really impressive. Sometimes you would think they are part human, by observing some of the things they do. But when they do something wrong, you should never, ever hit, whip or beat a dog.

Train Using a Clicker

A clicker is a small, handheld, toy-like object with a metal strip inside; when you press the metal strip, it makes a sharp, very distinctive click, much like the sound of a camera. Clicker training is a clever, popular way to train dogs. It's a fun, fast, and positive approach to encouraging g

The Best Flea Treatments Using Flea Traps

There are a number of different kinds of flea treatments available on the market today. However some of them may not be genuine or may cause some serious side effects on your pet. There is therefore the need to go in for a treatment mechanism that causes no harm to your pet. One of such effective op

Getting Rid Of Fleas The Right Way!

Fleas can be a very irritating pest to your dog. Regular medicines kill fleas effectively, but their efficacy and longevity are nowhere close to what you should expect and they do not prevent fleas from breeding. If you are looking for a medicine that exceeds expectations, then consider Comfortis, w

Dog Dominance and Dog Aggression - Which Is It?

You have heard of dog dominance, dog aggression, and perhaps even aggression dog dominance, but do you know the actual meanings and the difference between dog dominance and dog aggression?Lack of knowledge can have serious results, so here's help.

The Cost of Eye Surgery in Dogs

If your dog needs eye surgery, you are likely going to face a significant vet bill. Carefully select the veterinary practice that will perform the surgery. While you may prefer a certain doctor, sometimes other practices will do the same procedure for less money.

American Bulldog Health Problems

In terms of American Bulldog health issues, there are lots of potential conditions that can catch you and your dog unaware. The results can be both psychologically upsetting and expensive if they're not resolved quickly and effectively. Rather than addressing possible health complications as th

Natural Treatment for Kennel Cough

Kennel cough is a respiratory infection that affects dogs. It's very contagious. It's common for dogs in a kennel setting to come down with kennel cough. The typical symptoms are a dry cough with the tendency to cough up a white, foamy liquid. Dogs may also develop watery eyes and nose. In most case

Teacup Yorkie Breed Characteristics

A Yorkie Terrier ready for play.dog yorkshire terrier carrying a piece of wood image by svehlik from Fotolia.comThe teacup Yorkie breed isn't officially recognized by the American Kennel Club. However, this toy dog breed is becoming increasingly popular throughout the U.S. As is the case...

How to Keep Dogs From Scratching Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are made of natural wood. The floors are smoothed and finished for durability but easily damaged by sharp dog toenails. With the weight of the dog, even a small dog, on long toenails, deep scratches can mar the floors. Removing these marks is costly. It is easier to protect than repa

Providing Comfort Through Dog Pajamas

Yes, your pets deserve dog pajamas to have a more comfortable night once they sleep. Learn how to provide comfortable and affordable dog pajamas to your favorite pet.

How to Make Your Own Simple Dog Treats

Owning a dog can be expensive, what with food, toys, insurance, vet bills, buying new trainers after your dog ate your last pair etc. So why not save a little money buy making your own dog treats, its simple, we give you 3 fantastic recipes your dog will love!