Are You Allergic to Animals? Here are 5 Ways You Can Help Animals Without Your Allergies Acting Up

You may have always wanted a pet of your own, but allergies could be preventing this from happening. Don’t give up hope though! If you love animals and want to help them, even if you can’t own them, there are plenty of things you can do. Listed below are just a few of the huge variety of things you can do to help out some little critters. If none of these work for you, you might want to do more of your own research. This is meant to just be a jumping-off point. With that covered, let’s get … [Read more...]

Top 100 Most Popular Male And Female Dog Names

Are you looking for some inspiration in the world of dog names? Maybe you’ve just adopted a new dog or puppy, or maybe you’re just dreaming of that new furry family member and enjoy the great name suggestions for your dream dog daydreams. A lot of dogs come with a name already given to them by a shelter or rescue. Sometimes the dog has bonded with that name and it fits them, but other times you get the opportunity to come up with your own unique name for your wonderful new mutt and best friend. … [Read more...]

English Saddle Pads: A Quick Guide

English saddle pads are an essential piece of gear for the health of the horse as well as the health of the saddle that a rider is using. These pads are placed on the horse's back underneath the saddle. These are a great piece of gear that actually look pretty good while also serving a very important purpose for both horse and rider. There are plenty of options when it comes to finding one of these that you love the look and feel of, all without sacrificing any quality at all! So What Does an … [Read more...]

How Much Water Should a Dog Drink?

Some dogs approach their water bowls with enthusiasm, while others may need a bit of a push to drink their water. In either case, water is necessary to keep your dog healthy and to help your dog’s body function. Read on to learn how much water a dog should drink and how to keep a dog hydrated. How Much Water is Enough? The amount of water a dog should drink is dependent on how active they are, their breed size as well as the weather during the day. Generally, your dog should drink one ounce … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Guide to Litter-Training Your New Adult Cat

If you’re a cat-enthusiast, chances are you own or have owned a few cats and have had to litter train them. So, you may already have an idea of how to do it. That being said, most of us only know how to deal with kittens. This article is for those who decided to take in an adult, outdoor or stray cat and give them a home. But that’s just the first step.  What comes next is more challenging - getting your kitty properly litter-trained! Training a full-grown cat to use a litter box is … [Read more...]

How Much Exercise Does An English Bulldog Need?

The English Bulldog has long been a very popular breed, thanks to their distinctive, grumpy, yet funny looks, and their gentle characters. And they bring a lot of warmth, happiness, and love to their homes. But the English Bulldog is also famed as a rather lazy breed, and combine this with health conditions they are prone to, keeping them well exercised is key.  This breed more than most others has a high level of importance on getting the exercise amount just right! And you may be … [Read more...]

Become a Dog Nutritionist: The Down Low on Healthy Dog Food

There are six essential classes of nutrients for dogs required for optimum health. These include water, proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins, and minerals. Unfortunately, many dogs aren’t getting the nutrients they need. The good news is, as a pet owner, you can learn what your dog needs and ensure they are healthy and happy throughout every stage of life. While you can work with a dog nutritionist, you can also take matters into your own hands. Keep reading to learn the basics of dog … [Read more...]

Easy Tips for Introducing Your Dog to Your New Baby

Motherhood is one of the most important stages of a woman’s life but also one of the most difficult. If you’re preparing to become a mother for the first time, you probably have a million unanswered questions and even more fears regarding your baby’s safety.  One of the most common concerns of new parents is how to create a welcoming environment for the baby when they already have a pet at home. How will the dog react to the newborn? Will he or she behave in the baby’s presence? Will he … [Read more...]