Archives for Dog Safety

A Dog Bed. Is It Really a Necessity?

The right DIY Dog Bed could influence your dog to stay in his dog bed through the night. image source Your dog’s sleeping patterns can be interrupted for a variety of reasons so you will need to find out why and fix the cause so that your dog gets adequate rest. If your dog’s sleeping problems have developed recently then it could be either a medical or behavior problem that is causing the disturbance. A visit to the vet can eliminate any concerns
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Dog Seat Belt – Necessity Or Accessory?

A Dog Seat Belt Is Not A Mere Accessory!   The THREE critical safety benefits for your dog in a moving car are met simply and inexpensively with a dog seat belt. So why do 98% of dog owners ignore the safety of their dog? Is it as simple as spelling it out? We hope so because currently unrestrained dogs in cars cause over 30,000 car accidents in the U.S.   For Buying Options, Click Here.   1. Window Safety You must never let your dog hang
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How to Get The Best Dog Food – Nutrition vs Ingredients

Select the best dog food because good health begins with proper nutrition! How do you make the decision of what is the best dog food for your dog? The sheer amount of food choices available leave most dog owners confused and more than a little frustrated. Many dog owners use one or more of these sources in their decision-making. Do you? Dog food marketing ads. Your budget and what you can afford. Internet forums. Your personal beliefs and philosophies. A
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Dogs and Babies: The One Lesson You Must Never Ignore

It Doesn’t Get Much Cuter than Dogs and Babies. Will Your Dog Survive With a New Baby in the House? There’s a lot of excitement associated with bringing your new baby home – for you and the other humans in the house. But what does your dog think about this unexpected new small, noisy and probably smelly human entering their territory? Let’s take a look at it from your dog’s perspective so that we can think ahead and make sure
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4 Fearsome Features of the Most Dangerous Dogs (And What You Do About Them)

The most dangerous dogs are fearsome indeed, but what makes them so dangerous? And what do you need to do about it? Clearly you don’t want that adorable puppy to turn into a monster. Understand the factors that make a dog dangerous and you’re well on the way to avoiding disaster. What Makes The Most Dangerous Dogs? All dangerous dogs are the sum of their parts, and the most obvious factor is the strength of their bite. If you have ever
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Bark Collar: The Bad And the Ugly. No Good.

The Bark Collar. Hmmm. If you’re a fan of these dog punishment devices, get ready to disagree. As far as we’re concerned, they are only for those who bully and for people who don’t know any better.   The more we researched, the more annoyed we became about dog bark collars of any description. You can call them electric dog collars, shock collars, anti-barking collars, or those other words designed to make them seem friendly like ‘dog training collar’. Call them
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Best Dogs for Kids? Or Best Kids for Dogs?

Most Dogs Are Potentially One of The Best Dogs For Kids   The Number 1 Rule The Number 1 Rule is that it is the responsibility of parents to train the dog to accept that the dog is not the pack leader. The dog’s position within the family is merely as one of the pack and that role will dictate how a dog will behave in most circumstances.     Child Safety But that’s not all that is involved; parents need
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Here’s A Quick Way To Get the Best Crates for Dogs

Crates for dogs can be confusing. There seem to be so many available that can serve different purposes and meet different needs – for both the dog and dog owner. We will give you the low-down on dog crates and dog cages so you can quickly and easily get to the fundamentals of each type. For more information about how dog owners are using dog crates read our recent articles on Dog Crate Training and DIY Dog Crates.     So
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Dog Stroller: Never Leave Your Dog Behind Again

A Dog Stroller Is More Than A Convenience A Dog Stroller is the latest must-have accessory for dog lovers. And there are some excellent reasons to consider a dog stroller for your dog. A lazy dog (or dog owner) or a dog that misbehaves on a leash are not reasons; they’re simply excuses.   What Is A Dog Stroller? Dog strollers are conceptually similar to a child’s stroller – but a dog stroller is made specifically for a dog’s safety and comfort
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