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A Horse Training Secret From The 1800s To Teach A Horse To Drive Without Lines!
Horse owners who are history buffs may recognize the name
Jesse Beery. Beery was an enormously famous horse trainer
from the 1800's and early 1900's.
Dog Training Collars - Proper Selection Leads To Training Success
The proper selection of a training collar can have a
significant impact on the success of any dog training
program. Most new dog trainers make the mistake of choosing
a dog collar that does not allow for adequate control
during the training sessions.
"Sit Up" Buddy: Training Your Dog To Sit Like You
The trick of "sitting up" is easily taught to small dogs,
but should try not be included in a big dog's education, as
it is difficult for them to preserve their balance. The
training of sitting up is one of the first tricks to teach
and forms the groundwork for many other dog tricks.
Defend Your Dog and Stop that Hurting Paw!
Of course, we humans use shoes to protect our feet. We
insist on it! But dogs usually don't have that luxury, and
routinely walk over ice, rock, grass, cement and soil on
their bare paws.
Good Dog Care Is Vital
Dog care: Accepting responsibility of your new pet friend is
truly serious business. Caring for your new best pet friend
is rewarding with that I feel good feeling.
Analysis of Cat Behavior
The most important thing to remember in analyzing the
behavior of your cat is that your pet is not a human. Cats
are not rational beings and their actions are not based on
5 Ways to Pamper Your Parrot
We are all busy these days and I know it's hard to meet all
the demands in your life. But, it's time for a breather.
Heartworms Alert - Know The Warning Signs To Save Your Pets Health!
Has your pet recently been coughing, eating less, or being
more lethargic than usual? If so, it is possible that your
pet is infected with heartworms and may need immediate help
and attention. Heartworms may infect a host for up to 2
years before any signs or symptoms are visible, and often
when they are diagnosed it may be too late for some pets.
Canine Diabetes - Does Your Dog Have it?
Canine Diabetes: A Serious Dog Disease That is Completely
Manageable Canine diabetes is a serious disease that causes
there to be too much glucose in the blood. If your pet has
any of the signs, a dog health exam will help you find out
Positive Dog Training Methods
Dog training can provide a tremendous amount of
satisfaction. Every dog should know at least the basics for
living with people: come, sit, stay, don't jump up on
people, and so on.
Horse Stable keeping
It is very important to decide whether to keep your horse
with you or choosing a nearby stable that would accommodate
your horse. It all depends upon the size of your property
and the amount of money that you can spend.
How to Create Your Own Monster
"You've created your own monster, you know", my mother said
ominously. My Rex cat, Houdini, had just burrowed his way
inside my sweater for the third time that morning, letting
out a squeal of indignation when I tried to resist.
4 Ways In Which You Can Show Your Dog How Much You Love Him
Do you have at least one framed photo of your dog somewhere
in your house..
What's the Best Diet for a Pregnant Cat?
Pregnant cats have to eat for two, three, four, five, even
six cats. So her regular meal is just not enough.
Dog Rescue: Is it Right for You?
Ever had a hankering for a certain breed of dog? Not an
obsession, mind you - not the sort of longing that would
send you rushing to a breeder, thousand-dollar-bill in your
sweaty palm - but just a gentle appreciation for the
virtues of the Poodle, Pug or Pyrenean Mastiff? Let's say
you have -- but you thought buying a purebred pup was a
less-than-ideal use of your family's resources. If that's
the case, it might be time to look up your local Dog Rescue
organization! Dog Rescues are organized by breed, so
prospective parents can sign up to be notified when new
poodles or pugs come in.
Canine Communication and Body Language
A couple of years ago a Japanese electronics company came
up with a Gizmo which they claimed could convert dogs
barks, yips and whines into human language, thereby
allowing us to understand "Doggie" speak for the first
time. I was on a radio program recently, discussing the
merits and usefulness of a new dog collar that was also a
Preparing Your Home For a New Puppy
While excitement and anticipation will be at the top of the
list when bringing home a new puppy for the first time,
preparing for his arrival should rank highly on the list.
Just as you would have to prepare a home when you have a
toddler, pet owners also have to take certain precautions
Pet Ear Infections
Is your dog or cat tormented by ear infections? Do you spend time and money at the veterinarian's office trying to
bring relief to your beloved pet, only to find that another infection appears over time? If so, you may want to try
some more natural approaches to preventing and treating your pet's ear infections. Dogs and cats have an incredible sense of hearing.
Lemon Tetra - A Perfect Addition for Your Community Aquarium
Lemon Tetra Glassily transparent, the lemon tetra
(hyphessobrycon pulchripinnis) could appear to be just a
sunbeam flashing through your community tank if not for
background elements like plants and driftwood. Another
member of the large characin clan, the lemon tetra has a
fairly elongated body like its smaller relative the neon
tetra and like neons and other characins, the lemon tetra
does best if kept in small schools of six to eight fish.
The aim of a Westie rescue centre such as the one at: