Dogs

There are so many breeds of dogs that a Federation has been formed to group them according to their characteristics. You can find dogs with short hair, long hair, a tail, no tail, big ears, small ears, different colors, different sizes, different shapes, and even a different temperment. All of the breeds have something special. Learn more about them in this section.

How to Recognize Deafness in Dogs

Although deafness in dogs usually takes place in older dogs, young dogs can have it too. This may be because of a congenital or hereditary condition. It’s difficult to actually tell if your dog is deaf, but the following tips can…

Salad Recipes For Dogs: homemade healthy treats

Nowadays, the myth that homemade food is bad for pets doesn’t exist. The kitchen isn’t just for human food anymore. It’s also for our pets! During the summer heat, what better option is there than a delicious salad. In this article,…

What To Do With Respiratory Problems In Dogs?

There are many dog breeds that have difficulty breathing due to their breed or health issues. There is no dog breed that’s exempt from these respiratory problems.  That’s why it’s important to know what to do in case your dog ever…

5 Breeds of Molosser Dogs

Molosser dogs have a firm, muscular body and they are known for their incredible jaw strength and short snouts. They’re used as guard dogs and they come in all sizes. Continue reading if you want to find out more about…

The Thai Ridgeback Dog: a crested dog

The Thai Ridgeback Dog, or the Thai Crested D, is not very well known outside of Thailand, except among lovers of this breed. Continue reading to find out more about this unique breed that has some unusual physical features. History of…

Treatment And Spreading Of Canine Distemper

Canine distemper is a disease that’s caused by a highly contagious virus. It usually affects puppies and, if not treated in time, causes irreversible effects or can even lead to death. In this article, you can learn about this pathology,…

Look At These Retriever Dog Breeds

Perhaps when you hear the term “gun dog,” you have no idea what we are talking about. Most likely you, you’ll get a better idea when you hear the word “retriever.” In this article, you can read about retriever dog…

How Children Should Interact With Dogs

If we look at the statistics of dog bites, the number of children that are injured in comparison to adults is alarming. The vast majority of attacks are with children. Virtually all of these incidents are preventable, so we’ll give…

7 Types Of Dog Leashes And How To Use Them

When taking your dog on a walk to a nice place like the park, you need to make sure that they stay as close to you as possible. That’s why you should use dog leashes because it will help you…

How to Enhance Your Dog’s Social Skills

Dog intelligence is complex and sometimes it’s similar to the intelligence that humans develop during childhood. There’s a lot of cognitive research on dogs that show their social skills and how they can be enhanced.  Dog’s social skills: communication with…

The 5 Largest Dog Breeds

Despite their size, the largest dog breeds are known–in most cases– for being gentle and very friendly. So, they’re known as the “Friendly Giants” and you can read this article to get some information about them. Which are the largest…

How To Disinfect Your Dog’s Wounds At Home

Cuts are common in all animals. They happen to humans, cats, and of course, dogs. Most of them are tiny and don’t require attention any attention at all, but when they are very large cuts, you have to disinfect and treat…

Scabies: how to tell if your dog has scabies

Scabies is more than just an annoyance to dogs. The obsessive scratching can damage the skin and cause injuries. In today’s article, you can learn how to know if your dog has scabies and how to treat it. What is…

What To Do If Your Dog Is Scared of Cars

Lots of dogs have a fear of cars, whether it being on road trips, or just the sound cars make as they pass by on the road. This behavior tends to be associated with post-traumatic stress, but not always. However,…

Have you heard of these wrinkly dogs?

When you think about wrinkly dogs, the Shar Pei might come to mind. However, it’s not the only breed in the world that has funny, yet endearing wrinkles. Today we’ll introduce you to some of these wrinkly dogs that might…

Canine Filariasis: causes and treatment

You may have heard about canine filariasis, but do you know what actually causes it? In today’s article, you can find out about everything you need to know about this disease that can affect your pets. Continue reading to find…

Tips For Approaching A Frightened Dog

Have you ever tried to pet a dog that runs away from your hand? There are several reasons why dogs run away. However, most of the time it all about the dog’s personality. Approaching a frightened dog takes a lot…

Dewclaws: Why do Mastiffs have them?

Do mastiffs have thumbs? During the slow course of evolution, body parts adapt and change. However, some parts are stuck in the limbo or remain on the body and are no longer useful. This is much like the dewclaws on…

The Catalan Sheepdog

The Catalan sheepdog, also known as the “gos d’atura” in Catalan, is a breed that originates from the Iberian Peninsula. This breed was originally intended to herd animals in the Pyrenees mountains, but it has captured the hearts of people all…