Beginner’s Dog Training: 5 Essential Tips for Obedience

Have you just gotten a new puppy for your family? Training a dog can be a tough situation, especially if you've got young kids in the house. You can't expect the pup to have a seamless transition into your household on its own, so you've got to give it the proper dog training to give it obedience. In this post, we're going to give you 5 tips for raising a happy and obedient dog. A new puppy is great for kids and parents alike, but only if you can train it to be a good dog. Get the treats; … [Read more...]

Tips for Moving Long Distance with Pets

Moving with pets is not always easy, moving a long distance can be even harder. Pets can get stressed out quite easily and while there is no easy way to move them you can make things easier for them.  Andrew Anderson from BalckhawkMovers.com – Oakland and east bay moving company, shares some tips that could reduce your pet’s stress levels and yours: Move your Pets Away From the Busy Areas It is important that you ensure your pets are as stress-free as possible. It is, therefore, … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Include Your Pet In Decorations

Do you have a pet too beautiful not to include in your decor? Most pet owners have been there: trying to hang a picture of your dog, cat, or another pet can be difficult to include into elegant and modern styles. Luckily, there are some alternative ways for you to incorporate your pet into decorations without seeming crazy. Here are 4 ways to show off your pet with beautiful designs. 1. Pet portraits A great way to include your pet’s image is by ordering a pet portrait. Basically, you send in … [Read more...]

Easy Dog Food Recipe To Get You Started with Homemade Dog Food

Imagine eating the same food day in and day out, all your life. Apart from being painfully boring, it is definitely not ideal to get a wholesome and fully nutritional diet. Then why would you give your dog the same food, all through their life? Remember, not so long ago, before commercially manufactured dog food became available, dogs pretty much ate very similar meals to humans. And that’s precisely why dogs beg to eat our food - they need variety and they are meant to eat different … [Read more...]

CBD Dog Treats’ Surprising Health Benefits For Your Pup

By now, many of us must have heard of CBD’s many health benefits and uses for all sorts of health issues. However, few people are aware that those benefits can be equally effective at treating dogs’ and other pets’ own health issues. CBD, or cannabidiol, is one of the key compounds found in the cannabis plant and can be used to treat a wide variety of ailments including anxiety, depression, epilepsy, and glaucoma. CBD is usually available as CBD oil in spray tinctures, balms, lotions and … [Read more...]

9 Dog-Friendly Places to Visit in the US

Every dog deserves its day. It’s usually easy to find dog-friendly places in your hometown like breweries, wineries, restaurants with patios, doggie parades around the holidays, and even annual pet festivals, but what about a truly unique experience for you and your dog? We include below your out of the ordinary locations, events, and attractions across the US a dog may want to take his human. Pack the kibble, buckle up, roll the windows down, and get on the road! #1: Knoebels Amusement … [Read more...]

Animal Control Goes High Tech

The laws about dogs, and particularly those in regard to their barking, are different in every country in the world. What isn’t different is the need to train your dog not to do it. Everything else in your life has gone high tech, so why shouldn’t animal control for your dog do the same thing? It has. There are a few things you need to know about shock collars before you purchase one though. Like everything else in life, there are good points and bad points to them. Keep reading to find … [Read more...]

Four Ways To Overcome A Fear Of Pets In Your Kids

Kids who are afraid of pets need to have a way of getting over that fear that is as natural as possible.  You do not want to force your kids to love pets or be near them, but there are ways that you can help you kids if you are using the steps listed below.  Each step that you find here can completely change how your kids relate to pets. You might finally have a chance for your family to get a pet because that makes it possible for all of you to be enriched by a pet who will be like a … [Read more...]