Mental health

Treatment for Coprophagy

The act of eating feces is a harmful behavior for dogs because it will cause health, eating or behavioral problems. Coprophagia is a common canine behavior that’s quite unpleasant to humans. It takes paces when a dog eats feces, either…

Your Pet’s Mental Health

Animals are sensitive to several emotional disorders which can cause changes in character and behavior. Looking after your pet’s mental health is important for a happy and healthy life style. Your Pet’s Mental Health: The 5 Most Common Emotional Conditions…

When can I separate puppies from their mother?

A healthy, happy and well-adjusted puppy will need to stay with his mother for at least 10 weeks, since each week matters in different ways for his health and socialization The first minutes of a puppy’s life are the most…

Why Should we all Have a Cat at Home?

“Because they’re wonderful creatures!” is the most likely answer from everyone who loves cats and feels that it’s a blessing to have a cat at home. And those feelings are good enough for them. But if you still have some…

Science Shows that Dogs Have Feelings

Can dogs have feelings? Are these animals capable of feeling empathy? The perception that we have of animals is continuously changing. The conscience of animals Both the scientific community and the legal world have been reluctant to accept that animals…

Can Dogs Feel Guilty for Their Antics?

Everyone that has a dog has suffered from their antics. Many times we have had to scold them even if it hurt or if their pranks made us laugh. Have you ever wondered if dogs feel guilty? It wasn’t long…

How Spoiling Your Dog Contributes to Aggression

Some psychological research that’s hot off the presses has generated a storm of controversy among devoted pet lovers. An expert study indicated that pampering dogs too much and treating them as if they were human beings can in fact provoke…

Pets are the best cure for depression

All of us who have pets at home know that when we feel sad, being at their sides changes our spirits. Holding our dog or cat is wonderful therapy that can ward off depression, pain and anguish. Do not hesitate…

Dog Depression: Why It Might Hit

Sure, it may seem like a disorder that’s unique to the human condition. But, in reality, dog depression is a very real thing. For instance, your furry friend cannot talk to you about how they feel. However, if you look closely you will…