Understanding And Enjoying the Iditarod Dog Sled Race

Understanding And Enjoying the Iditarod Dog Sled Race

The Iditarod dog sled race is an international long distance dog sled race conducted annually in early March in Alaska. It is considered by many to be one of the most challenging dog sled races in the world. Teams of up to fourteen dogs, including at least five that...

How To Have Fun With Sled Dog Sports Racing

What do you think about when you think of a dog sports? For some, the thought evokes an orange cone filled with tack and a leopard print strewn on the flagstone; while for others, the idea of dog sports evokes an afternoon on the softball diamond. But dog sports are...
How To Make The most Out Of Best Dog Sports For All Ages

How To Make The most Out Of Best Dog Sports For All Ages

Dog sports are an excellent way to both bond with your dog and provide your dog with mental and physical exercise. Often times while learning a new dog sports technique with your dog, you’re actually learning many other positive training techniques for teaching...
Dog Training Tools

Dog Training Tools

The task of training your pet dog can be a tedious one, that’s unless you are armed with certain dog training tools; in which case, you will be able to pull it off with considerable ease. Bringing home a dog involves much more than just providing it with love,...
How to Help Dogs That Are Hypoallergenic

How to Help Dogs That Are Hypoallergenic

Dogs that are considered hypoallergenic may cause fewer allergic reactions in people who own them other breeds. There are many breeds of long hair, short hair, and hairless varieties to choose from depending on your particular allergies and what you are looking for in...
Guarding Your Dog’s Health

Guarding Your Dog’s Health

We all know the adage “dog is man’s best friend” seem to run for ages now. But we have reasons enough to consider our dogs as vital parts of our daily existence. They seem to have this special character to display love and loyalty, not to mention a unique fun that we...
Heartworms In Dogs – What They Are And Solutions

Heartworms In Dogs – What They Are And Solutions

Heartworms in dogs (Latin name Dirofilaria immitis) are parasitic worms that are common in both dogs and cats. Like their name suggests, they live in the dog’s heart, normally free-floating in the right ventricle and nearby blood vessels. Heartworms in dogs are...
Dogs in Heat

Dogs in Heat

A lot of dog owners face various problems when their female dogs behave in an odd way when in heat, or due to the troublesome neighborhood male dogs that start hovering around her at this time. To combat such problems, it is essential that you equip yourself with...
Weaning Puppies

Weaning Puppies

The process of weaning, wherein puppies graduate from nursing to eating on their own, is considered the first step towards a healthy future. While some dog breeders are in favor of weaning at 4 weeks, others feel it’s better done at 6 weeks. If the puppies are...