What is Holistic Dog Food?

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We want to feed our dog a well-balanced nutritious meal. How do we do that? There are plenty of good foods on the market. But do you know exactly what holistic dog food is? Is there a standard when it comes to dog food and it being all natural or holistic? Defining holistic dog food When it comes to dog food and the...

Top 10 Breeds of Dogs for Families

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Almost any dog can be a good family pet - as long as there is enough love, training and exercise. But certain dog breeds certainly do behave better around children. They like to play with children and are less likely to be irritable. Some kinds of dogs like being around children. A few can even act as nannies, watching over...

Best Pomeranian Grooming Styles With Pictures

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The Pomeranian is a small dog with a thick coat that is fluffy. But which are the best pomeranian grooming styles? Their coat is actually a double coat; the undercoat is thick soft fur which supports the plain coarse-textured hair of the topcoat. Home grooming or use a professional groomer? Should you groom your pomeranian at home or take the dog to a...

Should I Spay My Female Dog? Cost, Pros and Cons

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Having a dog spayed is a responsible way of keeping the canine population in check. Every year, thousands of dogs land up in shelters and euthanized because nobody wants them. Making sure your girl does not add to this unwanted population is a responsible thing to do. Besides curbing population growth, spaying also prevents a number of possible health issues...

When it’s Time to Euthanize Your Dog

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For the majority of pet owners, our dogs become like family. It may seem cringe-worthy for some, but the truth is that these furry beings become as important as the human members of our family tree. Dogs have a unique ability to worm their way into your heart and often have a lasting impact. For some, this love begins...

How To Cut Dog Overgrown Nails

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Overgrown toenails! Have you ever taken a look at people’s toes and noticed long, ragged, overgrown toenails? Somehow it is just not…right! Besides the aesthetics, long nails tear and hurt like anything! The same applies to our best four-legged buddies, unfortunately. Dogs with long, overgrown nails end up with serious problems. The same applies to our best four-legged buddies, unfortunately....

7 Ways To Train your Puppy to Stop Biting

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Have you heard the countless stories of people coming home to find their puppy has been destructive and chewed up their newest pair of shoes? Or chewed right through the cord of your latest laptop. How about a chunk of wood out of the leg of your antique chair? And then, of course, where your puppy suddenly decides your...

How To Introduce a Dog to a Cat

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You have decided to enrich your home with the presence of another four-legged baby, either a dog or a cat. Well done, as animals tend to enrich our lives, giving their love and affection and asking so little in return. But how to introduce a dog to a cat? Here lies the problem: not all dogs and cats get along...

When Do Puppies Open Their Eyes

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Women are pregnant 9 months but dogs are pregnant for just 9 weeks. Like women, dogs can suffer morning sickness but it only last 2 or 3 days. Your dog will also be tired and have hormonal fluctuations. If you think your pup may be pregnant you can find signs to look for in dog pregnancy gestation 101 Once the pups are born...

Top 15 Non-Shedding Dog Breeds

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Do you think you cannot have a dog because you or someone in your home has allergies to dogs? You may still be able to have a dog if you choose the right kind. Some dog breeds that are “hypoallergenic” can be great for people who have allergies. That is because they are short haired dogs that shed less. Reasons a dog sheds There...