Ways to Mentally Encourage Your Dog

Dogs need physical as well as mental stimulation. Unfortunately, many pet owners tend to focus on giving their dog physical exercise and neglect to provide their pet much needed mental stimulation. Dogs requiring mental stimulation will get bored and find ways to...

How often do you need to vaccinate your dog?

Most animals need only what are known as core vaccines, those that protect against the most common and most serious diseases. In dogs, the core vaccinesare distemper, parvovirus, hepatitis and rabies. In cats, they are panleukopenia, calicivirus, rhinotracheitis...

Getting A New Member

Gather His Supplies Get everything you’ll need to make him safe and comfortable before bringing him home. The basics a collar and leash, as well as food and water bowls—you’ll also need a dog bed, pet gate, toys, treats, and grooming supplies. It’s a...

Home Made Dog Shampoo Recipe

Dish Soap Dawn dish detergent is a liquid soap usually used for washing dishes, but it can serve a variety of other purposes. Dawn is designed to cut through kitchen grease, but it will also wash away built-up oils on your dog’s skin and coat that can make your...

Indoor Pet Exercises

Run your dog up and down the stairs. Using the stairs is a great way to tire out your dog. Stand at the top of the stairs and throw a toy down to your dog. When your dog grabs the toy, call his name and have him bring the toy to you. After several rounds of this,...