Archive for the 'Dog Health ' Category

Dog Car Sickness and What to Do About It

Dog Car Sickness and What to Do About It

I am kind of amazed at how many dogs have car sickness issues. I have one. She loves going with me… but she hates the car. She used to get car sick when she was a puppy. Thankfully, most puppies...

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7 Natural Ways to Help Calm Your Anxious Dog

7 Natural Ways to Help Calm Your Anxious Dog

Years ago (and still a little now), I was more “anti” natural than most people. So many people want to deny their dog medicine or think that there are purely natural strategies for problems or conditions. This is simply not...

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Why Does My Dog Consume Inedible Things?

Why Does My Dog Consume Inedible Things?

In college, I was a Psychology and English Major. I wanted to help people with their struggles in life. Truth be told, I wanted to go to Medical School, but I got married and life and finances got in the...

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The 7 Most Common Household Items Dangerous To Dogs

The 7 Most Common Household Items Dangerous To Dogs

There are things in every dog owner’s environment that pose serious risk, possible injury and death to their dog. The problem is that most dog owners don’t even realize it! #7.  Plastic Bags and Plastic Wrap Just like these items...

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Dog Toys and Bowel Obstructions

Dog Toys and Bowel Obstructions

My heart aches for my friend and her five young children. They just lost their 4 year old dog. 4 years old is much too short a life to live. The worst part is that it could have been prevented,...

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Why Does My Dog Chew His Feet and Nails?

Why Does My Dog Chew His Feet and Nails?

Ohhhh Dogs! Sometimes they are such simple creatures, and other times they are very complex. Ironically, as a trainer and a veterinary technician, I will tell you that this problem is both simple and complex! Let’s Talk About Dogs Chewing...

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The Day I Retired My Dog’s Swimming Suit

The Day I Retired My Dog’s Swimming Suit

  I want to start this post off to say, this isn’t about dog training or working toward specific behaviors, or avoiding certain behaviors.  This is about the day my dog almost died and I realized how important our relationship...

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Fun Ways To Keep Your Dog Active!

Fun Ways To Keep Your Dog Active!

As we can see from the informative infographic from Clippers Ireland below, there are tons of ways in which you can keep both you and your pooch entertained. There are many indoor exercises you can partake in such as tug...

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Dog Training: What Happens When Your Dog Is Aging

Dog Training: What Happens When Your Dog Is Aging

The 2 Sides Of Dog Aging   The aging of our four-legged friend is often something we feel embarrassed about. Dogs age much faster than we do and reflect the image of our own future senescence. At the beginning, signs...

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Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time

Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time

Training Two Rival Dogs at One Time People frequently think that having more than one dog is beneficial. They get multiple dogs for different reasons; some people just like having more than one dog, and others actually assume that all...

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