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Toys are GOOD for your dog
Did you know that dog toys are actually good for your dog,
and not just an indulgence on the part of the owner? There
are all kinds of uses for different types of toys. First,
starting as puppies, toys give your dog a distraction from
other would-be toys like your couch or your favorite pair
DOG ID TAGS-Identify and Protect Your Dog With Any of These Methods
The American Humane Society estimated that last year alone;
fifteen million dogs entered its shelters. Not even twenty
percent of these dogs' owners were ever contacted.
Apistogramma , Dwarf Cichlids in the Aquarium
The real apistogramma's come from southern America, they
all have the same characteristics, like a complex breeding
behavior, as their large relatives, only their size is
different. Besides the apistogramma group there are also
some relatively popular dwarf cichlids from Africa, like
the Pelvicachromis group.
Taking Care of Your Sick Dog
Just like humans, dogs are subject to diseases and
illnesses. If your dog gets sick, you may have to take him
to the vet for treatment or even surgery.
Horse Training Secrets For Busy Horse Owners Short On Time
Picture this. You're late for work one day.
Training Collars: Teaching Your Dog Basic Obedience and Breaking Bad Habits
Training Collars. Training collars are a tool many pet owners
utilize to teach their pets boundaries. There are several
different types and several different options available to
We have all grown up with at least one hero in our life,
but how many people can call their hero Duke or Spot? The
answer- anyone who has had their life saved by a rescue
dog. Whether it is a house fire, tornado rubble, leftovers
from an earthquake, or flowing water behind a hurricane
front, these specially trained rescue dogs rush in with no
concerns for their own welfare, pulling out victims, some
dead and some still alive.
As our horses enjoy a longer life and many live well into
old age so the number of horses with Cushing increases as
its more common in older horses especially ponies. It can
however affect all breeds and ages.
Pet Services Are A Multi-Billion-Dollar Industry
There are many of us who consider our pets as part of the
family, and this is evidenced by a recent statistic that
states 65% of all U.S.
Aquarium Supplies Part 2 - My First Experience With Goldfish
If you are seriously considering keeping fish as pets or
are just starting out, I would like to stress again the
importance of having some basic knowledge about aquariums
and fish keeping in order to enjoy the hobby for a
significant length of time and to avoid frustrations and
disappointments. In the first article I illustrated this by
sharing my own childhood experience with bettas, and now I
shall share my experience with goldfish.
West Highland White Terrier - How To Capture the Best Pictures of Your Westies
For most West Highland White Terrier owners, the dog is a
beloved member of the family. Like your children, you will
want to capture pictures of your Westies from the time they
are puppies until they are old-timers.
Housebreaking Your Dog-Potty Training Canine Style
Puppies are a bundle of newfound joy. You've prepared the
house, and even bought him a new rubber chew toy.
Three Important Litter Box Considerations
There are three important litter box considerations to
account for whether you're a new kitten owner, or someone
who has had a cat for a while. If kitty isn't happy with
any or all three of these, you may find she'll start
urinating outside the box.
Horse Stable keeping
It is very important to decide whether to keep your horse
with you or choosing a nearby stable that would accommodate
your horse. It all depends upon the size of your property
and the amount of money that you can spend.
Round Pen: The Great Equalizer
Although many horsemen and trainers extol the virtues of
the round pen, many horse owners still overlook just how
powerful such a pen can be in developing or maintaining a
relationship with a horse. This is a shame because it is
truly what I call the Great Equalizer in a horse-human
Build A Better Mousetrap, And People Will Buy It
This is an old saying that many of us have grown up hearing
since we were children, but the problem is improving on an
invention that has been around for years. This is
especially true for simple inventions like the common pet
identification tag, or dog tag as it is normally referred
Home Hazards That Can Affect Our Pets
Is your home safe for your Fur Kids? It might surprise you
to know how many hazards there are in a typical home for
the pets we love. Most everyone is aware that anti-freeze,
pest sprays, rat poison and the like should be kept where
no pet can get to them.
The Basics of Dog Obedience Training for Your New Pet
Dog obedience training starts even before you get your
puppy in your home. Instead, it starts originally with the
person that you purchased the dog from.
First Aid for Parrots
Unfortunately, accidents can - and DO happen, so it's
always a good idea to be prepared! While accidents usually
produce obvious injuries, illnesses are often kept well
hidden by birds. In nature, if you're sick you pose a
threat in making your whole flock vulnerable to predators,
so parrots have become adept at masking signs of illness.
West Highland White Terriers - Make Your Westie Famous
The West Highland White Terrier or Westie, has it's origin,
as the name suggests, in the western Scottish Highlands.
They were originally bred for controlling the population of
rats, fox, otter and other vermin. The West highland White
Terrier (also known as the Westie) is a elegant looking dog
with beautiful eyes (this is my favorite feature).