Eyes are crucial organs for both humans and dogs. For humans, sight is the primary means of sensory perception. For dogs, it’s slightly less important since their main means of sensory perception is their extraordinary sense of smell.
Many people assume that dogs are the only pet that can be trained, but the truth is that with patience, dedication and perseverance, any pet can be trained to do as you say. One especially smart household pet is the cat.
There’s nothing quite like the Fourth of July. Every year, you celebrate with all your friends and family at a cookout, picnic, or local fireworks show. So how do you get the family pet involved in the festivities in a way that is both safe and
Choosing the right toy for your dog can be difficult, especially if they’re picky. Understanding the differences between types of toys is the first step toward figuring out why they love that one ratty favorite they carry everywhere, but ignore
A puppy mill is a commercial dog breeding facility with as many as 1,000 breeding dogs who are kept in deplorable conditions. Not only are the cages overcrowded and unsanitary, they usually have wire floors that are difficult and painful for
A dog’s average lifespan is 10-13 years and many dogs live considerably longer. You’re making a long- term commitment when you buy a new puppy. If all goes well, (s)he’ll grow up with your kids and be part of your family for many ye
Summertime is always calling with its warm weather, long days and fun festivities. Breaking free from the house and getting outdoors is always at the top of your mind. Work becomes a serious drag, especially when everyone you know is going on their w
Your pet’s comfort means the world to you. Just like you want to have a comfortable place to sleep at the end of every day, your pet needs someplace comfy to rest, as well. When choosing a bed for your pet, you should consider several factors,
Having your cat declawed may seem like the perfect way to avoid years of stress and torn up furniture in your home, but there are several reasons why this practice is not good for your cat. Some shelters even ask you to sign agreement that yo
It’s not hard to recognize the symptoms of thirst. We know that when we play outside too long under a blistering hot sun (if you do that kind of thing), we’re going to need water and our bodies tell us so. More often than not, it&
Spring has sprung and with it comes a whole list of new, fun things to do with your pet. Dogs love to explore outdoors and after being cooped up inside all winter, your pup is probably eager to explore the new world bursting to life outside your fron
Whether you have had your feline friend since he was a kitten or you adopted a senior cat, there are many challenges to caring for an aging pet. Aging cats can suffer from several of these afflictions at the same time, making it difficult to
Consumers are buying natural products in ever increasing numbers. You yourself probably are becoming more and more aware of the harmful chemicals contained in so many of the things you come into contact with on a daily basis. You want to