Archives for Dog Ownership

How to Solve 7 Common Dog Crate Training Dramas

  Why You Should Persevere with Dog Crate Training Are you struggling with dog crate training your dog? Do you think that crating your dog in a dog crate is cruel? Or akin to putting your dog in a prison? Well, rest assured that dogs don’t think like humans. They also see things much simpler than humans. Your dog will not think that a dog crate is a prison unless you make it so. A dog crate is not a
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Doggy Dan Review

Here’s The Method That Is Helping Dog Owners Solve All Dog Behavior Problems Once and For All!     Unfortunately your dog didn’t come with a ‘Manual’. But life’s too short to spend ‘trying’ to find answers on your own!     You are going to love this simple highly effective method for understanding how and why your dog behaves as they do. You will finally feel comfortable knowing you can confidently overcome any disturbing, unwanted, or concerning dog behaviors using
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How to Build a DIY Dog House (Kennel) The Right Way

Is your dog whining at the back door, wet and cold or hot and panting? If your dog has graduated from a dog crate and crate training, it could be time he had a proper kennel. Dogs have a natural tendency to den, so your dog deserves a well-made and perfectly suited dog house.   First, a word about planning. Success in any project is 9 times out of 10 directly due to the quality and the detail of the planning, so
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The Most Aggressive Dog Breeds – Truth and Lies

Any measure of the most aggressive dog breeds is misleading. Sure, there are differences between breeds (and we’ll discuss those), but other factors have far greater influence on dog aggression. Do you know the old story of the blind men and the elephant? Each man touches only a part of the elephant and comes to a different conclusion about its nature. The one who touched the leg said the elephant was like a pillar. The one who touched the trunk said
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Dog Whistle Essentials – What You Need to Know

Do you need a dog whistle? What’s the best dog whistle for you and your dog? The answers are not quite as simple as you think.   Let’s start with the first question first. Do You Need a Dog Whistle? The key feature of any dog whistle is that the sound carries further and more clearly than your voice. You can communicate with your dog at a distance and when out of sight. Hunters and herders use whistles to communicate with
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Small Dogs Rule!

Small dogs rule! Pound for pound, they pack in more personality and performance than their big cousins. If you own one or want one, check out this list of great things about small dogs.   Why Small Dogs Rule Let’s get straight into what makes small dogs so great. If you have other ideas we should mention, let us know in the comments.   1. They Live Longer That’s right. The small dog breeds generally live for 12 – 14 years, while
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The Best Apartment Dogs With The Sweetest Temperaments

If you are looking to start living with a new puppy or dog then we have the 31 MUST ANSWER QUESTIONS to prepare you for a new reality. Owning a dog – being a dog parent – can be a wonderful and rewarding relationship that can last for years. Your dog will become an integral part of your life and so it’s important to think about how you and your dog will live the next 10 or so years not
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Top 10 DIY Dog Projects With Something For Everyone

  Ready to get into some of our Top 10 DIY Dog Projects? Let’s face it, we have hands and tools and other things our dog doesn’t have and we can do things our dogs can’t do for themselves, so let’s have a bit of fun and make life a little better for our best friend. These Top 10 DIY Dog Projects range from simple to complex, so you’re sure to find one that you can take on today.  Make
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Don’t Make These Mistakes When Selecting a Dog Bed

The right DIY Dog Bed could influence your dog to stay in his dog bed through the night.   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 that
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