If you like a good dog story to read, and you have not yet read, “ The Art of Racing in the Rain,” by Garth Stein, you are in for a human kind of treat…
Sprays or powders containing pyrethrins or natural pyrethrums, are the least toxic of all insecticides used on pets.
Brewers Yeast added to your dog and cats meals is a natural help is warding off ticks and fleas.
Just bringing home a new puppy and worried about his crying all night from sadness and being in a totally new place without anything he knows? Ask the breeder for a piece of something that smells like home, (example; something rubbed well or slept on by his mom and other litter mates,) to take with you to put in his new bed with him. After a few days, throw it out. The scent will bring him a bit of comfort. (This is obviously not the choice to make if taking home a pet from a shelter.) More useful information via the e-book series, LIFE WITH PUPPY.
There are many dog friendly vacations now available if you want to escape with your pet. For instance in Forrestburg , NY there is the Inn at Lake Joseph that welcomes people and pets. And to boot, owned by a vet so if any pet gets into a problem, help is just around the corner: 2000 forest acres, cabins and a big lake. More information is available via the e-book series, HOLIDAY WITH THE DOGS
If you live in a multiple dog home, and you want to give your dogs bones to chew on, make sure each dog has his own place to enjoy his treat away from contact with the others. Bones are one of the few items which can certainly start a dog fight among otherwise good friends. When dogs have finished the amount of chewing on a bone each wants to do, remove the bones from the area, and then let the dogs play again together.
Exercise is as vital to the well being of your dog as exercise is vital to your well being.
Talking to you dog can be helpful in developing understanding and bonding with him. The dog will not understand the words, but they carefully enjoy and are good at interpreting the tones of sounds, and the emotions. As they begin to decipher your different tones correctly, better connection can be attained between you and your pet. “ Holidays with the Dogs” ebook series for great easy steps for successful holidays with the dogs.” They make great inexpensive, useful holiday gifts. And also to include as well, the Travel series for the dogs”
Facebook photos of dogs sitting with lions etc, is not something you want to try with you dear pet. Many of these are photoshopped. Under no circumstance should anyone confuse a domestic animal and habits, which can be difficult anyway, with the behavior of a wild animal. It is totally unfounded as even a remotely safe thing to do. “ Holidays with the Dogs” ebook series for great easy steps for successful holidays with the dogs.” They make great inexpensive, useful holiday gifts. And also to include as well, the Travel series for the dogs”
Today there is a “ Black Dog Project”. Fred Levy a photographer is now making many portraits of black dogs to show their beauty. A portion of all proceeds will be donated to Black dog Rescue. His photos can be seen at his site: www.fredlevyart.com “ Holidays with the Dogs” ebook series for great easy steps for successful holidays with the dogs.” They make great inexpensive, useful holiday gifts. And also to include as well, the Travel series for the dogs”