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With Understanding Comes
One of the reasons I strongly encourage horse owners to
train their own horses rather than ship them away to a
professional trainer is familiarity. Quite simply, an
unfamiliar party will not understand your horse nearly as
well as you, and this understanding of a horse is the
backbone of any successful training plan.
Brushing Up On Dog
Is your dog due for a makeover? Has she been enjoying the
great outdoors a little too much? Here are some simple tips
for helping your dog put her best paw forward. It all begins
with the brushing:- Brush your dog regularly.
Tips for Overcoming
Boredom and Routine Stress
There are many ways in which you can prepare for, and
participate in, you dogs overall health. Providing the
necessary shots, diet and exercise are but a few of the
ways in which we may meet their daily health demands.
West Highland White
Terriers - Make Your Westie Famous
The West Highland White Terrier or Westie, has it's origin,
as the name suggests, in the western Scottish Highlands.
They were originally bred for controlling the population of
rats, fox, otter and other vermin. The West highland White
Terrier (also known as the Westie) is a elegant looking dog
with beautiful eyes (this is my favorite feature).
Are Your Fish
Keeping a fish tank is a wonderful and relaxing hobby, but
it can turn stressful if your fish start to die off. The
most common cause of fish disease is poor water quality so
it is vital that you perform regular maintenance on the
tank, making sure you do a partial water change
periodically and clean out any waste or uneaten food so it
does not decay and poison the water.
7 Good Reasons to Have
Your Cat Spayed or Neutered
Every year, many cat owners decide to get their cat spayed
or neutered. This decision is made for several different
reasons, all of which illustrate why it is such a good
West Highland White
Terrier - Westie Grooming
Westie Grooming - When your west highland white terrier
becomes part of your family, it deserves the care love and
support that is given to all members of your family. As part
of the package, this would include the grooming of your
Doggie Day Care is an
Doggie day care is becoming more and more prevalent in our
society. This is mainly due to the fact that there are so
many dogs all around the world and people are looking for a
good alternative to the routine trip to the kennel.
Positive Dog Training
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.
Buy Dog Travel Supplies
Dog Travel Supplies. The shopping part along for dog travel
supplies is amusing for sure. The trinkets, toys and
accessories for pet product travel are a blast.
A Pregnant Stray Cat
Adopted You - And Now What?
It happens all too often. A family or cat friend gets
adopted by a stray cat.
"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.
How to Increase Your
Fish Keeping Fun
Do you really get the fullest amount of enjoyment out of
your fish?, or is it hampered by little worries and
anxieties? Do you sometimes worry that you may be spending
too much time with your fish? I often hear people remark
that although they enjoy their hobby, the routine
maintenance tasks involved detract from the fun. In this
month's feature we will explore how we can increase our fun
by maybe taking a different approach to those mundane
activities that are so essential if we are to keep our fish
in tip top condition.
It was the Saturday morning of August 20, 2004 and my two
kids saying that they couldn't find our cat Nala anywhere
waked me up. I didn't pay much attention, because it was
common for her to find a new hiding spot and sleep there
Cleft Palate In
Sometimes puppies are born that can't suckle properly, and
it's almost always because they have a cleft palate. A
cleft palate can be a complete division up the middle of
the palate, or roof of the mouth, or it can just be a small
hole in the palate.
Pets can enjoy the therapeutic effects of aromatherapy as
much as humans can. Aside from possibly eliminating bad
odors and giving your pet a pleasant perfume, essential
oils also serve many practical functions such as boosting
your pet's immune system, fighting off bacteria and
viruses, preventing the growth of yeasts and molds and
Boxers Make Great Family
A breed of dog called a Boxer is very family-oriented and
they always love to be around people. Treat them as family
The term applehead Chihuahua refers to the shape of a baby
Chihuahua's head. The dome of the skull is broader than the
jaw, giving rise to the description "applehead".
How to Teach YOUR Cat to
Use a Litter Box - Secrets to Litter Tray
Even the most dedicated cat lover has little patience with
a cat that doesn't use its litter box. Yet, patience is the
key to creating litter box success.
Dogs and Old Age, How To
Care For Your Aging Canine
Now that you're dog has shown you so much love and brought
you so much joy throughout your many years together, it's
time that you return the favor when the dog reaches his
elder years. Caring for an older dog is much like caring
for an elderly person.