Pets Information Channel:
More free online ebooks tips articles:
Advertising | Affiliate revenue sharing | Auctions | Best Tips and Home Remedies | Blogging | Crafts & Hobbies | Currency Trading | mesothelioma lung cancer and asbestos | Mortgage and refinance | Pets | Web Site design
We would like to thank the local libraries, schools, and universities for recommending students to visit us when doing research on any of our information topics.
Please check back frequently as new topics are added and current topics are updated daily.
How important is a dog name? Well let's think about this.
How often do you call your dog? Who will hear your dog's name? Will you be writing to anyone about this dog?
Now that you think about the times you'll use the name, maybe you should put some thought into what that dog name is.
I mean, if you have a Great Dane who weighs 120 lbs, you might not want to call him something like Baby or Tiny. Or you might... it's a personal thing. Personally, Tiny would be hilarious to me.
I can just imagine calling, "Tiny, come here boy!" While a neighbor is watching and for the first time sees this "Tiny." Now that could be an interesting look to receive!
Maybe you have a dog that has a bit of a feisty side and you think it's a good idea to call him "Killer." Maybe you weren't thinking about the little old lady that lives by herself next door... waiting for "Killer" to go home so she can get to the grocery store.
Are these extremes? Of course! But, haven't you heard some dog names that just didn't seem... right?
My dogs have some sort of silly names. Actually, my Black Lab, Sadie, had a carefully chosen name. I was pregnant with my first child when we got Sadie. She was six weeks old and clever as they come.
Sadie was very majestic in all her movements and attitudes. So, we decided to look at our baby name book and see what we could come up with to suit her.
Sadie is actually a pet form of Sarah, which means "lady" or "princess" in Hebrew.
It totally fit her and is the best suited dog name I think we could have given her.
Two of her sons, however, were not so fortunate. See, two years ago Sadie had a litter of 7 pups, which we did not intend to keep. We already had four dogs and didn't need any more.
We cared for the pups though and watched them grow each day. My husband and I would swap stories about the cute little things they did.
The dogs all looked so much alike that we found it confusing to talk about them without names. Eventually, names started emerging on their own.
For example, there was one brown dog in the mix. (How he got this color and look is a mystery.) So we called him Brownie. Not the cleverest of names, but it helped us identify him.
Next there was Tipper and Bubba, who we ended up keeping. Tipper has a tiny patch of white on the tips of his front paws... hence the name "Tipper."
Bubba, as his name might suggest, is a big brute. He's the biggest and the meanest of the litter.
But, if we knew we were going to keep these guys, we might have gone a different route in choosing a dog name. Bubba doesn't exactly say, "Son of a princess," but his attitude definitely does.
So here are some examples of the different ways a dog name can make a difference.
My advice? Think about all the times you'll use the name. Find out a little about who your dog is before giving him a name. And, think of yourself 10 years older than you are now... will you still like to say that name and think... I chose that?
About the Author:
Tina Spriggs is an expert dog lover whose lifelong interest in canines provides the motivation for her site. To learn more about dogs or to find gifts and toys for them visit her site at Dog Gifts and Toys for Dog Lovers.
Copyright 2004. All rights reserved.
MORE PETS INFORMATION RESOURCES updated Fri. September / 22 / 2023
Surprise! Cheeky pets are caught on camera photobombing their owners in hilarious snaps - Daily Mail
Pet owners want more than fences when shopping for a house The Washington Post
Kate Middleton's Milliner Creates 'Haute Dogs' Calendar Filled with Hounds in Hats to Help Shelter Pets - PEOPLEKate Middleton's Milliner Creates 'Haute Dogs' Calendar Filled with Hounds in Hats to Help Shelter Pets PEOPLE
‘She murdered my dog’: Pet sitter arrested on animal cruelty charges; owner says suspect starved pets - WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale‘She murdered my dog’: Pet sitter arrested on animal cruelty charges; owner says suspect starved pets WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale
‘I never imagined it was that bad': Pet sitter charged after dog dies in Sunny Isles Beach - NBC 6 South Florida‘I never imagined it was that bad': Pet sitter charged after dog dies in Sunny Isles Beach NBC 6 South Florida
Over 20 pets rescued from unimaginable squalor in decrepit Adelaide home Yahoo News Australia
Do pets really make people happier and healthier? National Geographic
Life Expectancy of Pets FlowingData
From Pandemic Pets to Perilous Paws: Hornell's Growing Pet Abandonment Crisis - THE WELLSVILLE SUN - THE WELLSVILLE SUNFrom Pandemic Pets to Perilous Paws: Hornell's Growing Pet Abandonment Crisis - THE WELLSVILLE SUN THE WELLSVILLE SUN
Why is pet adoption so strict in Singapore? Yahoo Singapore News
Column: ‘Abandoning pets is not the answer’ The Pasadena Star-News
Return-to-office mandates are hammering a pets business that General Mills has spent more than $9 billion building - FortuneReturn-to-office mandates are hammering a pets business that General Mills has spent more than $9 billion building Fortune
Pet of Week: Martin – Welcome to San Bernardino County San Bernardino County (.gov)
Houston veterinarian shares how to prepare pets for natural disasters KPRC Click2Houston
Katy Area Animal Shelters Exceed Capacity; Harris County Pets ... katy magazine stories
Houston Airport officials warn travelers not to send their pets through x-ray machines - Houston Public MediaHouston Airport officials warn travelers not to send their pets through x-ray machines Houston Public Media
Laredo police present Pets of the Week available for adoption Laredo Morning Times
PHOTOS: These 10 Florida pets are in need of forever homes FOX 35 Orlando
Wild Georgia: Having wild animals as pets is illegal The Atlanta Journal Constitution
Are your pets making you sick? Alabama's News Leader
Ensuring the Safety of Our Pets: The Necessity of Disaster ... HONOLULU Magazine
Fire destroys Aberdeen house, killing pets The Daily World
FUREVER HOMES: Pets of the Week | News | thecourierexpress.com The Courier-Express
Pets of the Week: Sept. 23 Morganton News Herald
Walmart Opens First-Ever Pet Services Center in Dallas, Georgia Walmart Corporate
Ruby and more pets up for adoption in Phoenix-area shelters this ... The Arizona Republic
Cat euthanized, dogs quarantined: Owner scratched while trying to separate pets from rabid fox in Henrico - WRIC ABC 8NewsCat euthanized, dogs quarantined: Owner scratched while trying to separate pets from rabid fox in Henrico WRIC ABC 8News
Blessing of the Pets planned - GREAT BEND TRIBUNE Great Bend Tribune
Why pets are a built-in best friend The Gustavian Weekly
Red Dog Pet Services to offer pet first aid classes in Aiken ... Charleston Post Courier
The invisible pets of Miami's campus Miami Student
Springs Rescue Mission opens new kennel for pets to keep individuals experiencing homelessness with their furry friends - KKTVSprings Rescue Mission opens new kennel for pets to keep individuals experiencing homelessness with their furry friends KKTV
Apartment policies send pets to shelter | News | lsureveille.com - The Reveille, LSU's student newspaperApartment policies send pets to shelter | News | lsureveille.com The Reveille, LSU's student newspaper
How to protect your pets against Valley Fever Queen Creek Sun Times
Pet Food's Environmental Impact Can't Be Ignored Sentient Media
Hunter accused of killing 2 pet dogs in Ridgefield has been sentenced to probation - NBC Connecticut
Pets of the week: Baby Jello, Batman, Pixel and Tyga are ready for adoption - Long Beach Press TelegramPets of the week: Baby Jello, Batman, Pixel and Tyga are ready for adoption Long Beach Press Telegram
Ellport business helping pet owners in need | Lifestyles ... New Castle News
30 Things to Say When Someone's Pet Dies Cosmopolitan
Pets Alive Laredo calls for animal services director to be fired Laredo Morning Times
Pet Helpers works to partner pets with classrooms Live 5 News WCSC
Pets Best's Melissa Gutierrez: Women in Insurance Leadership 2023 Digital Insurance
Pets of the week: Scrappy and Thomas Fort Bragg Advocate-News
What Is Whole Life Insurance? | U.S. News U.S. News & World Report
Beer Label Contest Celebrates Pets and Supports Animals in Need ... The Suburban Times
Fulton bans unregulated pet sales The Atlanta Journal Constitution
Expert: Choose a pet that fits budget The Columbian
Pets, Pets, Pets Amityville Record
Newton County Adoptable Pets - Week of September 22 | Rockdale ... Rockdale Newton Citizen
Orland Township celebrates pets at Pet-Palooza Southwest Regional Publishing
Rescued pets and their people attend LSAR barbecue Polson Lake County Leader
FEDIAF: European pet ownership fueling €29.1 billion pet food ... Pet Food Processing
Meet D Magazine's Cutest Pets of 2023 D Magazine
ZIWI sponsors Neighborhood Pet Store Day Pet Food Processing
Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA’s Pets of the Week: Sunny ... Everything South City
1 person, 2 pets killed in St. Paul house fire CBS Minnesota
Cheyenne Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets - September 22,2023 ... The Cheyenne Post
Meet Didi, the special needs goat who helps calm pets down during spay and neuter procedures - CBS NewsMeet Didi, the special needs goat who helps calm pets down during spay and neuter procedures CBS News
Meet Allie & Gracie, our Pets of the Day for Sept. 21 Dayton 24/7 Now
RISPCA new home a haven for pets & people Warwick Beacon
This year’s Best of Johnson County Pets winners Shawnee Mission Post
Nearly Half of Dog Owners Are Hesitant to Vaccinate Their Pets Boston University
Analysis | Some Kinds of Dogs Shouldn't Be Allowed as Pets The Washington Post
Pets of the Week - Meet Andre & Indonesia City of Arlington
RELATED PET ARTICLES FROM THE PET INFORMATION CHANNEL::
But My Pet Will Never Run Away (or Why We Need Licenses)
The city I live in just increased its fees for dog and cat licenses. It's now $30 a year for un-neutered/unsprayed pets and $20 a year for sprayed/neutered pets.
Tips that May Help Your Arthritic Dog
Arthritis refers to inflammation or swelling in a joint. The cause can be abnormal bone or joint development, instability of the surrounding ligaments and tendons, damage or injury to the joint, an infection, or injury caused by the immune system.
What You Need To Know To Keep Your Dog Safe In Your Car
Man's Best Friend is a great companion around the home, but Rover will love joining you on road trips - short or long - as well. If you've tried taking your dog along in the car before and met with bad results, don't give up.
Training Your Dog to Sit
Training your dog to "sit" is probably the first thing you will train your puppy to do. I write puppy because you can start the training as soon as the puppy has settled in his new home.
Are You Really Ready For a Boxer Dog?
The answer is "no" if you are the type who mostly leave your dog on a chain. Boxers require much of your love, attention and companionship although they are easy to take care of.
Dogtra: Superior Dog Training Equipment that Performs as it Claims
Dogtra: When looking for a dog training collar or containment system, consider Dogtra as an option. This brand of training collar is exceptional in its quality and ability to perform as it claims.
A German Shepherd Puppy May Be Just What Your Family Needs!
A German Shepherd puppy can become a very welcome member of your household. German Shepherd puppies bond with the family, and you will never have a truer friend.
Introducing a Cat to Your Children
Are cats and children a good mix? So, you had a cat in the family when you were a kid. And you are thinking that the addition of a cat into your home would make a terrific family pet, and would give your children the pleasure of loving and caring for an animal.
All Natural Dog Cookies - Because Your Dog's Health and Happiness is So Important
Traditionally, a doggie treat was just that, a treat that to be savored, which offered little or no health benefits. Chocolate is not a particularly healthy treat for dogs; in fact research has indicated that chocolate treats are even poisonous to dogs if fed in large quantities.
Antibiotics? I Think Not
Have you noticed that doctors are now being much more reluctant to give you a prescription for antibiotics unless it's proven that you are indeed suffering from a bacterial infection? Well, I wish I could say better late than never, but in the case of antibiotics, we're far too late. Antibiotics were once touted as a modern miracle and they did indeed save lives, once upon a time.
Dog House Training: Straightforward Advice
Making sure that accidents don't happen in the first place is the focus of this article about dog house training. Training is far easier and faster then getting upset with your dog every time they eliminate in an inappropriate place.
Old Fashioned Flea Control
Fleas have plagued dogs, cats, and their owners since time began so ways to kill or repel them has been a constant search. Today, with the shake of a can, the spray of a bottle, or a flea dip fleas are more easily controlled.
Westies for Sale - Avoiding the Perils of Purebred Puppy Purchases
In the purebred West Highland Terrier puppy market, there are few rules or laws governing who may breed dogs, and then advertise Westies for sale. Both ancestry and the breeding environment will affect the quality of the Westies offered for sale, and some breeders are a lot less careful about these details than others.
Do You Have a Dog Day Care Business Plan?
If you are considering opening a dog day care, then you need to make sure you have a dog day care business plan. A solid dog day care business plan will help you get started in the right direction.
Worms in Your Dog... Gross!
Of all the parasites a dog can catch, worms take home first prize for Most Disgusting. Nobody wants to imagine little worms crawling around in their dog's digestive system, but it's a fairly common ailment that's easily passed from dog to dog.
Quality Dog Food Is Essential For The Health Of Dogs
Dog food is very important for the health of dogs. It is easy to overlook it, but it is essential to pick the right dog food for your pet dog.
Protecting Yourself From Online Pet Classifieds Scams!
Internet Fraud, Classifieds Scams, Abuse and Suspicious Replies are world wide issues that have become widespread in targeting sellers and buyers everywhere specially on the Internet. Often this involves buyers from Nigeria, Africa, Holland and other countries.
Tips on Choosing a Boxer Dog...
An easier and more pleasant journey with your chosen Boxer starts with checking out the parent dogs for unbecoming traits like aggression, hyperactive and extreme shyness. This is easier to do when you get your Boxer from a reputable breeder or from a pet shop that get their animals only from known breeders.
Natural Horsemanship Patience: The 4th Of 6 Keys To Developing A Partnership With Your Horse
The 4th Of 6 Keys To Building A Life Long Partnership With Your Horse. In Natural Horsemanship, being patient/tolerant means taking the time do it right so you won't have to go back and do it again and again.
Wolves are magnificent and majestic creatures that have shared this planet with us for possibly as long as 12,000 years. They have a long history as one of nature's large predators.
Find used office equipment in Ohio at www.OfficeJax.Has.It
Find the best fleamarkets at www.FleaMarketWorld.Has.It
Find electric powered vehicles at www.NoGas.Drives.It
Katrina's pet sitting and house sitting services Akron Ohio
Find homes for rent
Northwest Veterinary Practice
|[Back to Top]
|akron ohio pet supply pet store littlest pet shop pet store supply pet shop adoption pet insurance pet grooming pet pet virtual pet services pet shop groomers pet care pet medication pet adopt pet food pet product cemetery pet sale health pet animal pet bed pet carrier pet name pet door pet nutrition pet wonder general pet memorial pet scan boarding grooming pet teacher pet plus supply gate pet friendly hotel pet exotic pet medicine pet discount pet sound pet tag dog pet supply wholesale pet hotel pet rescue bird pet sitter pet boarding pet online pet store boarding pet sitting pet care salt water aquariums fresh water aquariums pet health pet meds pet classifieds pet id pet tag dog free pet puppy pet loss pet related services animal pet rabbit pet turtle pet sex little pet shop exotic pet store dubai pet travel pet place own pet services sitting flea dip pet pharmacy food natural pet products pet training pet shelter pet finder animals pet rat clothes pet pet stroller pet shampoos health insurance pet fish pet lost pet grooming mobile pet banfield hospital pet hospitals free pet stuff pet finder pet supermarket pets allowed pet kennel pet contest pet photo free pet online pet edge pet grooming pet cat pet holistic veterinarian pet care for your pet sitting eye nose ears pet finder dog clothing Westminster dog show online pet store dog eating feces? bad dog behavior problems? puppies for sale Westminster kennel dog itchy itchyitchydog baghdad dog insider dog training tips remedies report reviews recommended procedures|