Are Training Collars Good or Bad for Your Dog?

Are Training Collars Good or Bad for Your Dog?

Choosing the right collar for your dog can be a difficult decision. There are many factors to consider before making a final decision.  First of all, whether you opt to use a training collar or not, you will still need a regular collar if you tie your dog outside (not recommended) or are using an aversive collar that cannot be safely left on the dog at all times. Regular Collars So, let’s start with the types of regular collars you…

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9 Pets That Dont Give You Allergies

9 Pets That Dont Give You Allergies

Pets add a special something to our lives. They can bring us love, joy and companionship – and sometimes allergies. While cats seem to aggravate more allergies than dogs do, both can leave sufferers feeling ill, itchy and uncomfortable. Those with minor allergies may choose to take allergy medicine or get allergy shots medicine regularly. For some people, even that doesn’t work. All is not lost, however. You don’t have to resign yourself to limiting your choice to a pet…

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Best Dog Cam Videos on Youtube

Best Dog Cam Videos on Youtube

The miniaturization of video cameras has led to some unique filmatic achievements  – the ability to see the world from new angles. One such angle is the aerial view from a drone. Another interesting perspective is from the back of man’s best friend. Below we look at some of the best dog cam videos on Youtube. Walter the Legend  Walter is a lively dog living on the Sicilian coastline. Have a look at how he’s going down to the shore to make the plunge….

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9 Ways that Pets Affect Our Lives

9 Ways that Pets Affect Our Lives

When I come home at night, I am never alone. Even if everyone else in the house is out or too busy to say hello, Luke and Jake are there to greet me at the door, sometimes with their leashes in their mouths. These loveable labs are my best friends and I can’t imagine my life without them. Besides being great company, it turns out they, along with my cat, Simone, are also good for my health and well-being. Here…

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How to Go Mountain Biking with Your Dog

How to Go Mountain Biking with Your Dog

Your dog loves spending time with you. If you spend a lot of time riding, you might consider having him come along. This can be a good thing for both you and your dog. It creates a great bonding environment, gives you both needed exercise and is all-around fun for both of you if it is done correctly. Just as you didn’t just jump into twenty-mile rides on rugged mountain trails when you first started, you can’t expect your dog…

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Is it a Good Idea to Dress Up Your Pets

Is it a Good Idea to Dress Up Your Pets

People have been dressing up their pets throughout history, but the practice has certainly become more commonplace over the past few decades. It’s rare now to go into a pet store and not see an adorable little costume for your pooch (or sometimes other furry friends), and there are entire lines of pet clothes and accessories now in existence. But should you really be dressing up your pet? Let’s take a look at the facts: History It’s not quite clear exactly how far…

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How Many Times Per Day Should My Dog Or Cat Eat

How Many Times Per Day Should My Dog Or Cat Eat

Does it seem as if your dog is perpetually begging? Does your cat meow and come racing through the house at 100 mph every single time she hears the crunch of a bag or the refrigerator or microwave door open? Chances are you do have a hungry pet with large mournful eyes scanning your clothing for microscopic crumbs that have escaped the sliding board of doom into your stomach. It’s at times like these, or when you notice that your…

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