Weighing the Pros and Cons of Re-homing a Dog


Dogs

There are times when you are faced with the dilemma of deciding whether or not to re-home your dog. This often happens when a family or pet owner is moving to another home and it is not possible to take their dogs along with them. There are also times when pet owners just do not […]

April 18, 2018

Dogs on Parade: Entering Your Pet in Dog Beauty Contests


Dogs

Dog lovers will surely be familiar with dog beauty contests.  You might even have gone to several of these contests already.  It’s really fun to see dogs of various breeds showcase what they can do.  You can expect to see the best in these dogs during these contests.  Participating in these contests can even be […]

May 24, 2017

Keeping Your Dog Fit and Healthy


Dogs

Your diet is not the only thing that you are supposed to watch. You are also supposed to pay attention to what you are feeding your dog. There is such a thing as dog obesity too. While it could be tempting to give him all those treats and to keep his food bowl filled with […]

June 8, 2013

Conquering the Challenge of Training Your Dog


Dogs

  Bringing home a pet dog and making him part of your family is a big responsibility. Even with the least delicate breeds, there are care needs that you have to be aware of. You also have to think about training your dog. This is the part that most pet owners find most challenging. While […]

June 2, 2013

A Large Doghouse for Your Big Furry Friend


Dogs

  People who have large dogs often have the same problem – not enough space inside the house. Big dogs need bigger space not just for lounging but also for moving around and doing their daily routine. Even if you have a large home, it is not advisable to keep your large dog inside especially […]

May 17, 2013

Hachiko on Google Doodle


Dogs

It’s easy to miss the letters that spell “Google” on the railroad tracks of this doodle but not the message of loyalty conveyed by the scraggly dog holding on to his master’s hat. The story of the Akita Dog that remained faithful to his owner even after death is truly remarkable that it became a […]

November 10, 2012

Akita Inu


Dogs

There are dogs that are cute, there are those that are elegant and there are dogs that are…handsome. I think of an Akita Inu as the latter and as a proud, laid back breed. Its broad, fox-like head which are always looking up shows how confident they are. Thus goes for their pointy ears as […]

September 8, 2012

We love Dogs (and Cats too)


Dogs, Featured

Studies have shown that owning a pet comes with health benefits for both kids and adults at home. Caring for pets helps reduce stress and anxiety, provides companionship, boosts immunity for allergies (though I’m still too afraid to risk…having an asthmatic kid), and gives a regular dose of physical activity through play. One of the […]

September 2, 2012