French Bulldogs Are Very Good House Dogs

The French Bulldog belongs to the small dog category of the dog breeds, and is considered by the AKC  to be excellent house dogs.  The French Bulldog is actually a hybrid breed of domestic dogs, usually bred for companion dogs. The modern breed is an expression of a …

Beagles Can Be Great House Dogs

If you are looking for a very good house dog, you may want to consider a beagle.  The AKC has consistently listed beagles in their top five house dogs for the last ten years, and with very good reasons to do so.  Yes, they are a really cute …

Hide A Squirrel Puzzle Dog Toy

I admit, when I first heard about this toy, I snickered.  A puzzle toy.  For dogs.  No way was it even remote plausible.  My dog, a very smart standard poodle, could find his toys when he was bored.  Could he do anything with them except chew on them …

Why We Love Golden Retrievers

The American Kennel Club classifies the American Golden Retriever (also known as the Spanish Greyhound) as a “herd” breed. This is because these dogs are supposed to be used in herding activities, and not for hunting. Herd dogs were originally bred for herding purposes, and they possess the …

Diamond Naturals Dry Dog Food For Adult Dogs

Just like people, dog’s find that their nutritional and dietary needs change as they get older.  Your dog will have changes in their metabolism as the years progress and they will need their food to address those changes.  What was good for them when they were a puppy …

Tips On Choosing The Right Dog For Your Home

As a responsible pet owner, choosing a dog breed is a big decision. You must know the breed’s traits and compatibility with human companionship. You should also take into consideration your home and lifestyle before choosing a breed. All dogs have their own special needs, whether they are …

Which Is Better For Your Dog-Wet Or Dry Food?

Wet dog food versus dry food has been an ongoing battle for years with pet owners. Which is better for your pet? You and your vet need to decide. Dry Food Or Soft Dog Food? A separate classification in between wet and dry food can be called soft …

Dental Chew Toys For Your Dog

Every dog owner has experienced a dog’s bad breath. Because your pet can’t brush its teeth, it is up to you to give them chew toys that help clean teeth.  Dogs face the same dental issues that people do, only they can’t floss.  Dog food gets trapped between …

Is A German Shepherd A Good House Dog?

Do German Shepherds make good house dogs? Are they good pets to have around children? The answer to both questions is a resounding yes!  While this dog may look intimidating to some people, they are basically gentle dogs who were bred to herd animals.  They have been misused …

Some Dog Grooming Tips

Dog grooming refers to both a manual method of grooming a dog, and the hygienic maintenance of a dog for good health.  A professional dog groomer  usually makes a living by grooming dogs professionally. Some dog groomers have their own businesses, and others do it part-time out of …