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...

How To Introduce Dogs and Babies

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Bringing home a baby does not have to be stressful. Yet many new parents worry about how their pet will react. After all, your puppy was the baby in the house for some time now.  You showered it with attention, giving it all your love and spare time. How will your fur baby cope when your real baby arrives? There...

What to Feed a Puppy at 4 Weeks – An All Around Guide

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Before introducing a Puppy to Solid Food The weaning process, with regards to puppies, starts at any time between three and five weeks, as this, typically, is more or less the time their teeth start coming in. There are, however, a number of factors that need to be taken into consideration when you decide to introduce solids to a puppy’s...

What’s Wrong With My Dog?

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Dogs cannot talk to us when they do not feel well! We have figure out what is wrong with our dog by how they are acting, which can be difficult. Unless you are absolutely sure of what is wrong you should take your dog to the vet and allow a professional to address the problem. Signs your dog may be ill There are...

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...

4 Most Common Yorkshire Terrier Health Problems

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For those who prefer smaller dogs, the Yorkshire Terrier (or Yorkie) is a popular choice. Often seen on the laps or in the purses of the well-to-do, it may be surprising to find that the Yorkshire Terrier has working class roots. Though they may seem like “yippy” spoiled brats, Yorkies used to be less than pampered; in fact, their main...

Quick Guide on Positive Reinforcement Dog Training Techniques

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Positive reinforcement, when done correctly, is a great training technique for your dog. It is similar to parent or grandparents offering their children money for better grades or keeping their room clean. Using a reward system for good behavior urges the child to do it again. *Disclaimer: The overall training process should be done by people who know what they are...

High Protein High Fat Dog Food – How Good is it Really?

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Do not ever make the mistake of thinking that what feed your pet does not matter and that all he needs is love. This is not true at all! In fact, your dog’s diet plays a large role in not only his general health and wellbeing but his personality and way he behaves as well. But what should you feed...

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...

How to Be the Pack Leader with your Puppy

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The reason you need to know how to be the pack leader with your dog is so that you control the dog and not the dog controlling you. Before we tamed dogs to be pets, hunters, and work as guards; dogs were pack animals. The pack had always one leader, the alpha dog! Now that we have dogs as pets, we must...