Hopefully, this article assists you in deciding if your dog’s injury needs medical attention or just a little tender, love and care. Tail injuries can be severe and serious but most of the time, if you just step on your dog’s tail, your pup will be fine. You may just need to give him a little more loving.
Pet owners tend to treat their animals as a member of the family – another child. The Internal Revenue Service, on the other hand, doesn’t see them as such. Instead, the agency considers that what you typically spend on your pet is a personal expense. Still, that doesn’t mean you can’t claim a tax deduction on your pet, but you better be able to back up the deduction if asked to. So, what are some possible tax breaks you can get from your animal?
Early Puppy Training – Breaking Bad Habits by Guest Blogger, Imad LB In puppies, bad habits are often simply a matter of doing what comes naturally. That’s why it’s hard for the pet owner to recognize the beginning of bad behavior, and even harder to be firm and consistent about correcting it. But those merry little ways can become a pain in the neck all too soon, and it’s ...read the full article.
How To Get Rid Of Pet Hair by Anna Stewart, from Puphowcom From furniture to your own clothes, in this article, I have rounded up different ways on how to get rid of pet hair. As a dog owner, your worries may include how to feed your dog, what dog food works best for him or her, when to take him or her to the vet, what is a ...read the full article.
How to Train Your Dog to Love His Crate A dog crate is similar to a small dog house which is typically made of plastic, metal, wire, or fabric. For a dog owner, a crate is an effective tool to train his pet. It makes housetraining easier for dogs or even for puppies. A crate is a safe place for your dog. He can play or rest in it. But, ...read the full article.
Low Impact Exercise for Disabled Dogs If your dog has a disability such as IVDD or arthritis, you know that high impact exercise can be dangerous and/or painful for your canine companion. You have probably already discussed what the no-nos are with your veterinarian and that is a great start. This article will explore some yes-yes exercise options that will help your pup stay fit even if high impact play ...read the full article.
DOGS AND NUTRITION Thank you to Alyse Siegfried, for the informational article on Dogs and Nutrition! Are Your Dog’s Nutritional Needs Being Met? According to Gallup, 44 percent of American households contain at least one dog. These loyal, four-legged pets may be man’s best friend, but are we taking proper care of them? For example, have you ever stopped to consider the ingredients in their food? Humans who regularly ingest ...read the full article.
Dogs and Digestion Three Ways to Aid Your Dog’s Digestion As a dog owner, you’ve probably no doubt encountered a pet that just seems to inhale their food. For one reason or another some breeds of dog just can’t eat fast enough and although they may look like they’re enjoying it at the time this behavior may not actually be good for them. Just like us humans, pets who seem ...read the full article.
TIPS FOR YOUR DOG IN THE FALL SEASON Fall Is Upon Us: 8 Steps to Prep Your Pup! Fall is a favorite time of year for many. The color of the leaves seem to change as fast as the temperature and this means it’s time to prepare yourself, and your pup, for the season ahead. As nature begins her beautiful transition from the heat of the summer to the crisp ...read the full article.
Tips for Flying Safely with Your Dog Image source: pixabay.com under CC0 Creative Commons For dog lovers, when having a puppy or an adult one, they consider this pet a family member and want to bring him/her along to everywhere. However, going with your dog through a long distance is quite a complicated matter if you travel by plane. Many airlines agree to transport animals, but others do not. It is ...read the full article.