Adopting a rescue dog from the animal shelter can be the best thing for many prospective dog owners. A lot of people are put off the idea in thinking that these dogs are “problem dogs”, that they were only abandoned because of difficult behavioural problems. In the vast majority of
We are spoiled for choice with regard to dog breeds, small dogs, big dogs, hairless dog, hairy dogs, non-shedding dogs, and this is just with respect to how a dog looks. Personality characteristics also vary, from extremely outgoing to cat-like reserved. Then there are all of the mixes of breeds,
Dogs have litters that are sometimes very large. When you see a litter of puppies (even for a seasoned professional) it melts your heart. How do you choose between all of these cute critters? Well, there are a few things you can do to make the choice a little easier.
One of the great joys of owning a dog is having them inside with you and your family. Allowing your dog inside creates so many wonderful opportunities for interaction and bonding. It also makes for a calmer more satisfied dog. I met a lovely man today who was walking his
When you are looking to get a dog, consider adopting a homeless animal from your local shelter. Whether you want a puppy or a mature dog, a purebred or a mixed breed, your shelter has the best selection of animals. As an additional advantage, you can be sure that all
So you’ve finally decided that you want to get a dog. But where exactly do you start? Sure, you could go to the animal shelter, but if you’re unable to go to one, or you just don’t have the time, pet adoption websites can really help you out. Many of