Are Dogs Allowed in Cemeteries?

Are Dogs Allowed in Cemeteries

If you own a dog, you have probably asked yourself, are dogs allowed in cemeteries? Well, the answer to this question depends on several factors. One such aspect is the policies of individual cemeteries. Rules and regulations adopted by some cemeteries allow pet owners to bring their canines while others don’t.  However, you need to … Read more

How to Make My German Shepherd More Confident

How to Make My German Shepherd More Confident

If your German Shepherd Dog (GSD) suffers from low confidence, you need to provide a dose of confidence to promote a better social relationship with your lovely pooch. Just like humans, our furry friends can suffer from low self-esteem for many reasons. Fortunately, you can help your GSD overcome such shortcomings with confidence-building training techniques. … Read more

Questions You Need to Ask a Dog Boarder

Questions You Need to Ask a Dog Boarder

Whether it’s your first time boarding your dog or you consider yourself somewhat of an expert, performing due diligence can make all the difference in your dog’s experience away from home. You want your dog to be happy, healthy, and safe while she’s in the facility. Obviously, you deserve to find a location that treats … Read more

What Does it Mean When Dogs Ears Are Back?

What Does It Mean When Dogs Ears Are Back?

A careful observation of your dog’s eyes, mouth, and tail can give you critical information about his intentions and emotional state. However, accurately reading what your pup communicates through ear positions is a totally different ball game. Dog ears are much more challenging to read and understand, and you’ll need to view them in conjunction with other … Read more

Why Does My Dog Scratch The Carpet

Why Do Dogs Dig At The Carpet

Every pet owner will cringe and feel destructive whenever their dog starts scratching and digging into the carpet. Interestingly, some doggie parents may find this behavior to be a little bit wacky or just simply funny. So, the big question that disturbs most dog owners is “why does my dog scratch the carpet?” Dogs may … Read more

Best Dog Psychology Books

Top 10 Best Rated Dog Training Books

Being a good pet parent can be a challenging task, especially for first-time dog owners.  However, training your doggie properly is one way of ensuring your dog doesn’t embarrass you in the neighborhood or when out in public places. Hiring the services of professional canine handlers, dog trainers, or behaviorists can be very expensive. But … Read more

When Should You Rehome a Puppy?

When Should You Rehome a Puppy?

Sometimes, your new puppy simply isn’t the right match for you and your household. This can happen to any pet owner, so it’s not your fault. So, when should you rehome a puppy to avoid unpleasant experiences for both parties? If you feel overwhelmed with your new puppy and feel that you must rehome him … Read more

How To Stop A Puppy From Whining At Night

How To Stop A Puppy From Whining At Night

So, things aren’t going all smooth and quiet during your puppy’s first night at home. Learning how to stop a puppy from whining at night will become your top priority – it’s more like having a newborn baby. Your puppy is experiencing a new, unfamiliar place, and is probably suffering from separation anxiety, especially if … Read more

When is a Dog Old Enough for a Shock Collar?

When is a Dog Old Enough for a Shock Collar?

A new puppy can be a source of peace and happiness for any household. Other than midnight potty breaks, most puppies mostly eat, sleep, play, and gently gnaw on their toys. However, as these fluffy companions grow, they can suddenly develop a mind of their own and begin to misbehave. But, when is a dog … Read more

Why do Dogs Follow you in the Bathroom?

Why do Dogs Follow you in the Bathroom?

Having a loving and loyal pooch in your household is certainly satisfying. If you own a companionable dog breed, it won’t be surprising to see her following you all over, including the bathroom. But why do dogs follow you in the bathroom? It is a culmination of several reasons, and this guide seeks to clarify … Read more

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How to Greet a Strange Dog Politely

With approximately 90 million-plus dogs in the United States and the increasing number of dog-friendly workplaces, apartments, and activities, you are more likely to meet a dog out and about with their owners. It could be at the gym, in the office, a café, a park, or just up about on the streets. So, it’s … Read more

first time dog owners Guide and Checklist

Expert Training Tips for New Puppy Owners

Bringing home a new puppy is always an exciting moment for any first-time dog owner. However, the first 48 hours with a new puppy can be both overwhelming and confusing for first-time dog owners. It’s the time when most people begin to ask, “What the hell have I gotten myself into?” This first time dog owners guide … Read more

How to Get a Dog to Stop Whining in the Crate

How to Get a Dog to Stop Whining in the Crate

Crating dogs helps in house training since they will rarely soil where they sleep. Dogs are naturally den creatures, so staying in a crate for several hours just answers to their natural instinct. The main problem with crating is when your dog, especially young puppies, starts whining for hours to be let out. We’ve researched … Read more

Why Do Dogs Walk in Circle Before Lying Down?

Why Do Dogs Circle Before Lying Down?

Dogs, unlike humans, don’t just jump onto a bed when they feel tired. If you’ve ever been keenly observing your dog when lying down, you’ve most likely noticed that he circles the area first. Whether the dog is indoors or outdoors, he will still circle the area twice, thrice, or even more times before lying … Read more

How to Make My Dog Love Me More

How to Tell If Your Dog Loves You

Dogs are man’s (and woman’s) best friends. If you’re an ardent dog owner, you’ll agree that these fiercely loyal and extremely intelligent creatures can make adorable companions. But how can you tell if your dog loves you the most and not just faking the excitement to have a bite of your delicacies? If you’ve been … Read more

How to Crate Train an Adult Dog

How to Crate Train an Adult Dog

Are you wondering whether it’s possible to crate train adult dogs? Well, it is. Whether they were rescued in their adulthood or they were just not trained when young, it’s never too late to crate train an adult dog. However, crate training a mature dog takes longer than crate training small pups. Lack of training … Read more