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Tips For Traveling With Your Dog
Whether it be on a vacation to your favorite resort, or just
visiting the in-laws for the weekend, many people are
choosing to take their dogs with them when traveling. Land
or air, there are many things to take into consideration.
You Cant Fool A Horse
By Jeffrey Rolo copyright 2004 Alpha Horse. In the dating world
many men and women put their potential partners to a "dog
test," whereby they introduce their date to their dog and
see how the dog reacts to the stranger. If the dog reacts
badly towards their date then a red flag is waved, whereas
if the dog accepts the stranger instantly the opposite
Female Dog Care
As there are certain health issues that affect only the
female dog, care should be taken to ensure that these are
fully understood before deciding whether or not to buy a
bitch. The most important dog health care concern is that of
Probiotics - The Good Bacteria
PROBIOTICS - The Good Bacteria - Does your pet have
digestion problems, diarrhea, skin problems, food
intolerances, or other chronic health problems? Supplement
with a high quality pet probiotic to restore your pet's
healthy gut, and chances are you'll improve your pet's
health. A probiotic, sometimes referred to as good or
friendly bacteria, is a microorganism necessary for a
healthy and balanced intestinal tract.
Veterinarians Set Record Straight
Most pet owners have become very educated about their pet
and the health of their pet. Still, there are many others
who tend to believe in the old wives tales and myths that
have been passed around for some time now.
Tips For Dog Toys
Toys are fun both for our dogs and us. Lucky for us there are endless choices.
Do You Enjoy Watching Your Dog Wear Handmade Dog Scarves Just To Suit Their Personality?
Yes! We love our wonderful and dear Pooches! We care for
them so much that we love to dress them up in all sorts of
dog clothing. Take for instance, a handmade Dog Scarf.
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.
A Look at Discount Dog Beds
Many people want to make sure their family pet has just the right bed, but might not be willing to pay the (often quite
hefty) price. It's actually more difficult to find designer and luxury dog beds especially for oversized pets than it
is to find discount dog beds for average sized animals.
Are You Listening To Your Cat Talking?
Is your cat talking to you? Many cat lovers claim that their
feline pets talk to them. They believe their cats can
communicate vocally with them and tell them what they want,
how they are feeling, and ask how their day has been! So,
can domestic cats talk? Can the meows and trills that
emanate from your kitty really be described as your cat
talking to you? Yes it can!, and no it can't.
Pet Peeve: Dogs Doing Business Where Not Wanted
We've recently moved into a new apartment complex that really is much like a resort. We don't have to maintain the
lawn, handle any maintenance problems, or deal with unruly neighbors.
Last summer, we added a new pet to our family - our cat, Ally. She was a sweet, shorthaired, stray kitten that we picked up from a neighbor's house.
Does Your Dog Have Fleas?
Itch, itch. Scratch, scratch, scratch.
Determining Skin Disorders In The Aquarium
Many different skin problems can arise in the aquarium. thankfully, through careful observation on a daily basis, they can be diagnosed and treated.
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.
Top Five Dog Breeds for Homes with Children
Top five dog breeds for homes with children* Beagle *
Bernese Mountain Dog * Bichon Frise * Bloodhound * Boston
Terrier * Boxer * Brittany Spaniel * Bulldog * Coonhound *
English Setter * Foxhound * Gordon Setter * Irish Setter *
Keeshond * Labrador Retriever * Mastiff * Newfoundland *
Pugs * Samoyed * Siberian Husky * Springer Spaniel *
Standard Poodles * Vizsla With proper training of both the
children and the dog, any one of the above breeds should be
able to adapt without many problems. Of course, there are
some individuals, both human and canine, that simply refuse
to get along.
Keeping Your Cat Healthy
Cats need only be provided with decent shelter, food and
water and they will be quite healthy most of the time. Like
any other living thing, however, they can get sick and can
come down with anything from a minor cold to a major
Rabbits As Pets
Rabbits are one of the most popular pets, apart from dogs and cats. They look attractive, lovely, gentle, friendly and cute.
Rimadyl the Wonder Drug - Or Is It?
If Your Dog Suffers From Arthritis, Consider The Natural
Alternative: Rimadyl was hailed as a wonder arthritis
treatment for pets when it came on the market in 1997. Over
the next 3 years, due largely to an aggressive marketing
campaign by the manufacturer, Pfizer, Rimadyl was
prescribed for 5 million dogs.
Lyme Disease in Dogs
It is hard to get an early diagnosis of lyme disease in animals including your own dog. The first sign of lyme
disease in humans is a rash, well; animals do not develop this rash.