Category: Lifestyle

How Did Pit Bulls Get Their Bad Reputation?

Before being branded as “vicious,” Pit Bulls were known as nanny dogs – dogs who love children dearly. You may wonder: how did Pit Bulls get their bad reputation? Let’s face it, all dog breeds have their bad eggs. President Roosevelt’s Bull Terrier bit off a French ambassador’s …

7 Heart Melting Signs Your Dog Loves You

What are the signs your dog loves you? Dogs don’t express love and affection in exactly the same way humans do, but there is no questioning the fact that your dog loves you! You love your dog and you think your dog loves you back. But how do …

What Are The Different Types Of Service Dogs?

Service dogs help countless disabled people live normal lives. With a lot of people suffering from different disabilities, you may wonder what are the different types of service dogs? The Americans with Disability Act (ADA) website defines service dogs as dogs who are individually trained to perform a …

How Much Does It Cost To Raise A Dog?

One of the many questions you should ask yourself before getting a dog is: How much does it cost to raise a dog? Sometimes love and compassion aren’t enough. Getting a dog means buying food, bills for vaccinations, deworming, heartworm prevention, supplies, toys, food bowls, crates and emergency …

Traveling By Air With Your Dog? Here’s What To Consider!

Are you considering traveling by air with your dog? Are you one of those owners who worry too much when their dog is left behind? Despite all the hassle of air travel with dogs, some owners opt to take their pooches with them when travelling by air to …

Why Do Dogs Hate It When You’re Hugged Or Kissed?

How do your dogs affect your love life? Do dogs hate it when you’re hugged or kissed? While there are some dogs who are indifferent to seeing physical interactions between their humans, some dogs cannot take seeing their humans that way. They bark, try to break it up, or get …

10 Most Common Dog Phobias And Fears

What do dogs fear the most in life? Of course it varies from dog to dog, but dog phobias do exist! You may have noticed your dog getting a little shaky when you arrive at the vet. You may found your dog hiding in a narrow, dark place …

Has Your Dog Eaten Your Money?

Has your dog eaten your money? A boy was on his way to high school football game. In a hurry, he grabbed some cash and left the remaining bills on his bed. The dog saw his human leave and jumped onto the boy’s bed, his favorite spot. There were a …

Does Your Dog Have You Well Trained? Know The Signs!

Who’s training who? Does your dog have you well trained? What are the signs that you’re a well-trained human? Yes, your pooch probably obeys your commands.Your dog sits, stands and comes on command. If your pup does all that, your dog is most likely well-trained. But in everyday …

How Smart Is Your Dog? Take The Quiz And Find Out!

How smart is your dog? We can’t deny it. We all love our dogs, we all love to admire them. We even treat them like children, our children. And while we can brag about our, or our children’s, brightness through scholastic achievements it is quite a challenge to prove that …

Dogs Get School Opening Blues Too

Youngsters aren’t the only sad ones when school opens. Pets, particularly dogs, used to months of playing and receiving attention can get blues when their best kid buddies disappear. Dogs get school opening blues too! Several dogs whimper and wait at the front door all day until they …

Is Prozac Effective On Dogs With Separation Anxiety?

Is Prozac effective on dogs with separation anxiety? UK dog research has established that Prozac can be effective on dogs with severe separation anxiety when the medication is coupled with therapy! In the United Kingdom, a concerned dog owner cured her dog’s severe separation anxiety using Prozac and therapy. …