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DNA Testing Your Dog

Doggy DNA testing is a relatively new option and has only been around for seven years The painless process takes between two and four weeks Simply use a cotton swab to wipe the inside of...
By testing your dog's DNA, you'll understand their behavior

The Name Game: Choosing a Name for Your Dog

Was it something about the dog that made you decide on a particular name or was your dog given a name simply because it had a nice ring to it Choosing the right name for your dog can be a...
Narrowing down a name for your new dog can be exciting

Toy Maintenance

Keeping your dog's toys all together in a single place will make it easy for you to keep track of them It will also make it easier to go through them on a regular basis and decide which...
Regular sanitizing is how you should clean a dog's toys

Caring for feral cats in the winter

It’s only natural to want to help these felines and bring them to a shelter to find a good home, but they are feral and the outdoors is essentially their home year-round Worse yet, if you...
Care for feral cats safely and humanely in your own way

Bringing Home Baby… To Your Pets!

Even the friendliest of pets could potentially get into an unexpected dangerous situation before you know it  We will cover some general dog and cat tips that will help smooth this...
Acclimate your cats and dogs to your new baby

How to demonstrate leadership to your dog

It is important to remember that leaders move first and determine the direction in which to take When going outside for a walk, your dog may be inclined to bolt outside as soon as the...
Be the pack leader with your dog by training at the front door

New Year’s Resolution: Doggy Weight Loss

As much as we want our pets to celebrate the season with us, it's more important than ever not to let them overindulge According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP),...
Shed all that excess dog weight this New Years

Dealing with Cat and Dog Allergies

Around fifteen percent of the United States population suffers from dog or cat allergies, so there’s a decent chance that someone in your family is allergic This could present a huge...

Training Tip: How to Keep your Dog from Biting

Though dog training can help greatly reduce your dog’s likelihood of biting, there is no way to ensure that your canine companion will not at some point resort to this aggressive tactic...
Dog Training 101: How to Prevent Against Biting