Dogs

Losing a Pet: Ever Since You Left

Losing a pet can be one of the most difficult times in a person’s life. Maybe those people that don’t have a pet are not able to understand, but an animal becomes part of a family from the very first…

Sensory Perception: A Dog’s Notion of Time

They say that a dog is just as happy when you come back home no matter if you’ve been gone five minutes or three days. This is attributed to the rumor that our furry friends have no notion of time. Now,…

How to Lower a Dog’s Fever

Fever is a common problem among dogs. Just like humans, they have an average temperature between 38ºC and 39.2ºC, which is normal when healthy. Any temperature above this level can be a sign of a virus or illness. We know how…

Tea Tree Oil Fights Against Parasites

Recently, natural products have become very popular for treating all types of discomfort, as well as for body hygiene and household cleaning. Tea tree oil is one of the latest and newest trends for the fight against parasites, especially in…

Man Breaks BMW Windows to Save Dog

This news story is that a man broke the windows of a car parked in the sun in order to save the life of the dog trapped inside. The exact incident occurred in Canada, but in spite of a growing number…

Brain Power: The Wisdom of a Stray Dog

Based on the country or city where you live, you may see more or less animals (especially dogs) that have been abandoned or live on the street. In certain places it is a very serious problem that cannot be eradicated…

Meet Obie, The Dog with Weightloss Determination

Being overweight is something that plagues millions of people all over the world. Gaining dozens of kilos is easy, but true weightloss is an epic journey. The story of Obie, the dog that lost 25 kilos, may help people in a similar situation…

Does Your Dog Pull on Walks? Here’s the Fix

It isn’t uncommon to see a dog pulling its owner as if it were the dog walking the owner rather than the other way around.  Or maybe it’s you who has had this experience. In spite of your efforts, there’s no way…

How to Protect Your Dog from Heat Stroke

Summer is here and we should all take care of ourselves with the high temperatures. And our dear furry friends are no different, especially when we consider how sensitive they are to the elevated temperatures. That is why you must be…

Meet Fosberg, The Dog Who Found a New Companion

There are those that don’t believe in friendship between different species, who say that dogs look out for dogs, cats for cats, etc…Today’s story won’t show that unconditional friendship is blind to species, breed or gender, but rather will show the…

Man Saves 10 Older Dogs and Pig through Adoption

Steve Greig had a big plan. He wanted to adopt dogs that other people had rejected because they considered them too old. Adoption, a custom on the rise Adopting pets instead of buying them is something that is becoming increasingly…

5 Tricks to Relax a Nervous Dog

A nervous dog can drive you crazy. They don’t know their own strength and they can end up scratching or biting you, even if you’re just playing with them.  Even though you try everything you can to calm him down,…

9 Myths about Bathing Your Dog

How often, which products to use, and even debating about whether we should bathe them at all are some of the questions that surround the topic of bathing your dog. We’ll fill you in on some of the myths that…