Vet Ranch Treats Severely Matted Dog Covered In Parasites

  This is Cashew! This once severely-matted dog who was covered in parasites received the treatment he needed thanks to Dr. Karri and Vet Ranch. Cashew, who seems to be Shih Tzu, was picked up as a stray and was brought to a shelter. Thankfully, he was taken …

How Long Toe Nails Affect Your Dog

Most dogs dislike nail trimming. Others simply put up with it, while some can’t stand it. Some dogs sleep through the procedure without a care, while others need tranquillizers to make it through the process without biting. Regardless of your dog’s own take is on nail clipping, it’s …

Introducing A New Puppy To Your Older Dog

Your dog is getting on in age and you have to face the reality that he may not be around for much longer. You and your old dog could both use some youthful company. Before you can take your puppy home, it is important to think about certain …

Thinking Of Breeding Your Dog? Things To Consider!

Are you thinking of breeding your dog? There are many reasons for wanting to bring new puppies into the world. They range from reproducing the perfect dam or sire to making money selling puppies. For many, breeding puppies is an appealing prospect. It seems so simple: mate two …

Settling Your Puppy Down For Training Success

Settling your puppy down for training success can be quite a task. Most puppies just want to have fun! A settled pup is a focused pup! Elevated energy levels and lively behavior are typical characteristics of puppies. Let your puppy dog have some fun to get rid of some …

Puppy Training Tips To Relieve Separation Anxiety

Here are some puppy training tips to relieve separation anxiety. Many puppies suffer from separation anxiety. Most new puppies don’t like being on their own. It’s natural and normal! With proper puppy training you can relieve separation anxiety and help your pup grow into a confident, happy adult …

Bonding With A New Puppy

Bonding with a new puppy is not difficult to do! It typically happens naturally, but never underestimate it’s importance! Unless you bond with your puppy, developing a good partnership and training your dog is extremely hard. For this reason creating bonding experiences with your puppy, as frequently as …

Building A Relationship With A New Puppy

The most essential thing to concentrate on as soon as your puppy is home is your relationship. Petting your puppy while they are on their back is an excellent way to start. Not only does it build your dog’s trust, it’s and additional  way to train your puppy …

Puppy Training: Be Prepared For Your Puppy’s Arrival

Are you expecting a new puppy? There’s a lot you can do to be prepared for your puppy’s arrival! Ensuing your puppy gets training effectively requires preparation. Most dogs are pretty smart and have good learning abilities. But, your new pup must be effectively trained regardless of how clever …

Puppy’s Bedtime

Your new puppy’s bedtime can be challenging for you and your new puppy. Like human babies, puppies require some time to adjust to their new home. The initial few days, specially during the night, can be difficult to get through.   Here are five simple tips you can …

Your Voice Tone In Dog Training Is Key

Your voice tone in dog training really is the key to success. In dog and puppy training your voice tone says it all! Your pup may not understand the words, so your voice does the communicating. An elevated voice tone is acceptable in dog training It is acceptable …

Puppy Training: Tips To Connect With Your Puppy

Training puppies is about positive reinforcement. Puppies blossom when rewarded. Using praise in the course of training and remaining positive is an excellent way to connect with your new puppy. Here are three tips to make sure that you connect with your puppy during training: Keep your voice …

What To Do When You See A Dog Left Out In The Cold

It’s a sad truth that some dogs live most of their lives chained outside their homes. As a dog lover it’s so hard to see. So what you should do when you see a dog left out in the cold? The short answer is – don’t take matters into your …

Top 10 Things To Do Before Bringing Your New Puppy Home

Congratulations, you’re getting a new dog! It’s time to prepare for bringing your new puppy home. Your first job as a new pet parent is to prep your home and your family for the furry bundle of joy who’s about to come barreling into your life. After all, …

Is Your Dog Suffering From Osteoarthritis?

As they get older, dogs may show signs and symptoms of aging like stiffness and slower movement. But stiffness is not only an effect of the aging process. Your dog could be developing osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis in dogs is a painful condition. Most dogs are good at hiding pain …

How to Manage Fleas And Ticks on Your Dog

There are many products on the market that you can use to keep your dog free of fleas and ticks: shampoos, collars, dust, sprays and spot-on products. Spot-on flea and tick products are liquid pesticides applied to a “spot” on the pet’s skin, usually around the back of …