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  • Choosing the Right Pet Boarding Kennel: Resort, Kennels or Hotels

    Choosing your pet's home away from home while you are gone is one of the more important choices you can make for them. Many people do not realize the extreme...
  • How To Select a Dog Breeder

    You've done your research and found the perfect breed of dog to fit you and your family. The only problem now is where to find this perfect puppy. With the horror...
  • How To Do a Puppy Personality Test: Aggressive Dog Behavior

    Purchasing or adopting a new puppy can be very exciting but it is important to thoroughly evaluate the puppy's personality before making your decision. Theoretically...
  • How To Choose a Second Dog

    If you already have one dog, you might want to consider adding a second dog to your family. If this is the case, you should be aware there are some special...
  • How To Choose a Rescue Dog

    Adopting a dog from a rescue group is an excellent idea. Dogs who are placed in rescue groups are considered to be highly adoptable dogs who were either difficult to...
  • Choosing a Dog for an Apartment: Pick a Dog Breed

    It is a common misconception that if you live in an apartment, you cannot have a dog. However, there are many dogs that are well-suited to apartment life, no matter...
  • How To Know What a Dog Will Cost You

    The cost of owning a dog will vary from year to year based on the number of vet visits your dog needs, your dog's activity level, the number of times you need to hire...
  • How To Choose Between Getting a Rescue Dog and a Puppy

    Choosing between a rescue dog and a puppy can be very difficult. On one hand, you might really want to care for a dog from the earliest stages all the way through...
  • How To Decide Whether You're Ready for a New Dog

    If you are thinking about bringing a new dog into your life, you have to honestly assess your preparedness for the commitment. Are you ready to take care of a puppy or...
  • How To Puppy Proof Your House

    When a baby develops the ability to crawl and explore a house, we naturally baby-proof the house to keep the curious youngster out of harm's way. The same should be...
  • How To Choose Between Getting an Adult Dog and a Puppy

    Choosing between a puppy and an adult dog can be difficult. You are guaranteed some trying moments if you welcome a puppy into your life, but owning a dog in general...
  • How To Avoid Puppy Mills

    Puppy mills are large breeding facilities that have little or no regard for the safety and health of the dogs in their care. They mass produce purebred puppies and, as...
  • How To Give a Dog as a Present

    Thinking of giving a dog as a present to a loved one? There's more to the process than just buying a puppy, wrapping him in a lovely package with bows and a gift...
  • How To Care for Norwich Terriers

    The Norwich Terrier is the smallest of the working terrier breed. Of all the terriers, the Norwich is the best match for the "on-the-go" owner that wants a...
  • How To Buy Dog Beds

    Dog lovers all over the world would agree that the comfort of their pets is one of the most important things when owning a dog. To ensure this comfort, it is important...
  • How To Find Attack Dog Training

    There are two major reasons you might want your dog to receive attack dog training: for protection or for competition. If you want to train your dog for protection,...
  • How To Teach Your Dog Tricks

    Teaching your dog tricks is every dog owner's dream, but you must start with basic obedience. Your dog should know the basic commands (sit, down, heel, stand, and...
  • How To Buy Dog Training Collars

    With three major types of dog training collars to choose from, an owner should consider carefully all his options before buying a dog training collar. Each dog...
  • How To Care for Silky Terriers

    The Silky terrier is one of the more delicate terriers. Silky terrriers are affectionate, smart, and alert animals. Although they are lapdogs, they do have quite a bit...
  • How To Care for Patterdale Terriers

    The Patterdale Terrier is the most substantial of terriers. Equipped with solid legs and high set ears, the Patterdale is less of a "fussy" dog when compared...
  • How To Care for Manchester Terriers

    The Manchester Terrier is a high-energy mix of intelligence and slyness all bundled into about 15 inches. They are good matches for owners who can spend the time to...
  • Treating a Canine with Chronic Kidney Disease

    The kidneys maintain the correct balance of water and electrolytes in the blood and serve as filters for the waste products leaving the body. When the kidneys don't...
  • How To Care for Norfolk Terriers

    The Norfolk Terrier is a lovable little dog that has made its way into the hearts of pet owners. Not quite a trendy dog, the Norfolk is popular with families and...
  • How To Care for Large Dog Breeds

    Large breed dogs generally weigh more than 50 lbs. and include a variety of breeds such as German Shepherds, Rottweilers, Doberman Pinschers, Greyhounds, and Golden or...
  • How To Care for a Labrador Retriever

    The Labrador Retriever is one of America's favorite pets. This medium-sized, athletic, good tempered dog is known as a stable addition to the family. Although they are...
  • How To Use Canine Medications

    Prior to giving your pet any medication, you should make sure you understand the instructions given to you by the vet. These instructions will include dosage, how...
  • How To Treat Canine Mange

    Canine mange is a skin disorder that is caused by the presence of mites that exist on the skin of the dog or in the hair follicles and may even burrow under the skin....
  • Treat Canine Incontinence: Hormone Imbalance and Bladder Weakness

    Incontinence may seem like an insurmountable obstacle to many owners who find their dog is struggling with this problem, but it is actually quite simple to treat and...
  • How To Groom Your Dog

    Grooming a dog is not a straightforward procedure. The steps in the process will depend on a number of variables including size, coat type, condition of the dog, and...
  • How To Buy Dog Toys

    You have a new puppy that needs something to chew on other than your slippers. Or maybe you have an older dog that needs a new thrill in his life. Either way, a dog...
  • How To Care for Small Dog Breeds

    Owning a dog is a big responsibility-even if you are only responsible for a 15 lb Bichon Frise or a wee Toy Terrier. Small dogs come with their share of problems and...
  • How To Treat Constipation in Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

    Everyone has those days where you just don't feel regular. Canines do, too. Canine constipation is a condition that, while not usually life-threatening, can be...
  • How To Treat Canine Distemper

    The Canine Distemper virus is responsible for causing Canine Distemper, which is a dog virus that is contagious to other dogs and is preventable but not curable. This...
  • Signs and Symptoms of Diabetic Dogs

    There are 3 forms of Canine Diabetes. They are Diabetes Mellitus, Diabetes Insipidus and Canine Gestational Diabetes. Although all three types of occur, Diabetes...
  • How To Treat Canine Stroke

    Canine stroke, although rare as a dog health problem, occurs when the blood flow is disrupted to the brain due to either a blocked artery or a hemorrhage. There are...
  • How To Stop Dog Behavior Problems

    There is nothing more frustrating than dealing with an ill-mannered dog. Whether your dog is jumping on everyone he meets, chewing on furniture, barking, digging, or...
  • How To Buy Dog Training Equipment

    Training your dog can see like an overwhelming task, but purchasing the right equipment is the best way to start off on the right foot. There are several things to add...
  • How To Care for Jack Russell Terriers

    Originally bred as hunting dogs, Jack Russell Terriers (JRTs) have made a place for themselves in the homes and hearts of many people. Lively, fun-loving and loyal,...
  • Symptoms and Treatment for Lyme Disease in Dogs

    Are you wondering, “Can dogs get Lyme disease?” The answer is yes, definitely! If you’re worried that your dogs may have Lyme disease, know that this is one of...
  • How To Care for Pit Bull Terriers

    Despite their somewhat questionable reputation, pit bulls can make wonderful companions and loyal family pets. Although the media seems to love painting a picture of...
  • How To Treat Canine Lymphoma

    Canine Lymphoma, also know as Canine Lymphosarcoma, is a malignant cancer that involves the lymph nodes found throughout the dog's body. This cancer is sometimes found...
  • How To Crate Train a Puppy

    A crate is a tool used to aid in housetraining your puppy and to keep him safe when you are unavailable to supervise him in your home. It also provides a safe haven...
  • How To Treat Canine Melanoma

    Canine melanoma is a cancer that can occur in a dog's mouth, toes, behind the eye or on the skin. Tumors in the mouth, toes and behind the eyes are usually malignant,...
  • How To Treat Canine Cushing's Disease: Dog Illness

    Canine Cushing's disease (Canine Hyperadrenocorticism) can either be connected to steroid treatment or to a microscopic pituitary or adrenal tumor that occurs in...
  • Treating Canine Ear Infections: Dog Ear Health

    Dog health is a big concern for pet owners. For those who own dogs with long ear flaps, caring for his ears is very important. That type of dog is prone to ear...
  • How To Treat Canine Osteosarcoma

    Canine Osteosarcoma is a very painful bone cancer, usually affecting the bones of the dog's front legs. The tissues in these bones can weaken to the point that...
  • How To Treat Canine Hemangiosarcoma: Dog Health Care

    Canine hemangiosarcoma is an aggressive, highly malignant dog cancer that preys on blood vessels. To treat this type of cancer, you'll need to know about the symptoms,...
  • How To Treat Dog Seizures: Dog Care and Information

    If you own a dog, you may be familiar with one of the most common problems: seizures. These can be explained as a brain malfunction which causes their body to convulse...
  • How To Make a Dog House: Wooden Dog House

    Building a dog house can provide your pet with shelter when outdoors. The house can provide shade in the summer, protection from rain or snow during inclement weather...
  • How To Treat Canine Worms

    Canines can become afflicted with several different types of internal parasites, commonly called canine worms. The most prevalent typse of worm that dogs may have are...