How to Care for a Chihuahua Puppy

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Thinking about getting a Chihuahua puppy? Great, this article will help you decide if the Chihuahua is the right dog for you. Chihuahua Personality These little dogs behave differently than most.It has to do with the parent of the dogs and the line of Chihuahua dogs that the pup comes from. Some of these can be very antisocial and downright mean....

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....

What is Holistic Dog Food?

holistic dog food
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...

How Much Does it Cost to Groom a Dog

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A dog is more than your protector, no matter how large or small he is. Strangely, people tend to think of canine protectors as large, ferocious beasts that will gobble up anything that threatens them. Well, it is true, to a certain extent.Many breeds are trained watchdogs. The fact, however, is, most dogs just want to be your best...

How Often Should you Wash your Dog

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How often should you bathe your dog? This will depend on the breed of the dog, what type of fur it has, and if there are any skin issues that you need to take into account. The general rule While there is no specific rule as to how often you should bathe your dog, the general rule is once a month.Again,...

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...

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...

How To Get Rid of Fleas on Dogs

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If you have a dog, you have probably, at some time, had a flea problem. Of course, some people are lucky and take all the necessary precautions, but that is not to say your dog (or your home) will never be invaded by these pesky little bloodsuckers!Fortunately, fleas need not have a lasting effect on your dog, and your,...

Do Female Dogs Have Period Cycles

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People wonder if female dogs have periods like women do. The answer is that it is similar.Unlike women, dogs do not have a monthly cycle. The cycle of the dog differs also when it comes to the size of the dog. Female dog heat cycles A female dog will begin the cycles of heat varies by the breed of dog. Generally,...

When Do Puppies Open Their Eyes

when do puppies open their eyes
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 101Once the pups are born...