Pets & Animal
Inducing vomiting in dogs is a serious process and should never be done without first consulting your dog's veterinarian. You may need to induce vomiting, however, if your dog has ingested antifreeze within the last two hours. If you have received your vet's approval to induce vomiting, remember tha
Car seat covers protect upholstery from dog hair and create a more comfortable traveling environment for your dog. Some models also prevent dogs from trying to get into the front seats. Depending on size and features, these car seat covers may cost $50 or more in stores. An easy and inexpensive alte
Occasional vomiting is relatively common in dogs. Most dogs will at some point throw up food, grass, acorns, weeds, small rocks, pebbles, berries, water or even a dog toy. If your dog looks ill or if the vomiting persists for a few days, however, let your vet examine him, especially if he's throwing
Male dogs use urine as a signal and a means to claim their territory. Urine contains pheromones, which send signals to other dogs and announce sexual availability. Dogs tend to mark their territory even if they live indoors, and this is more common in multi-dog households. You can prevent your dog f
Yorkshire terriers are smart, energetic dogs that are just as cute as they can be. Yet, after the cuteness wears off, you'll need to know all you can about caring for one.
All puppies should be trained properly, to make sure that they are mild tempered and safe to be around, and this is especially important for bullmastiff puppies. Although bullmastiffs are known to be well tempered dogs, any dog can get out of control if they haven't had the proper upbringing.
We possess indoor furnishing that provides us comfort. And, our outside spaces are furnished, also. If your canine has a bed indoors, unquestionably, he deserves a location he can chill in a relaxed manner in the outdoors. A cedar dog house might be an excellent location wherein your family dog can
When the weather heats up it's important to keep your dog cool. Dogs don't sweat to cool down, they pant. A dog can overheat quickly--and during hot weather there are some steps to keep your dog cool. With a little common sense and preparation as I've outlined below--you can easily keep your dog coo
You suddenly trip over your once confident pup that is now always underfoot and climbing into your lap at every available opportunity. What is causing your dog to be so needy? Dogs can become clingy or even develop separation anxiety when they experience changes to their schedule, lifestyle, environ
If you've recently obtained a chihuahua puppy, you might be wondering what you should feed it. According to petchidog.com, chihuahua puppies are notoriously finicky when it comes to their diets; therefore, a little experimentation may be required on your part. However, there are a few bits of inform
Building a doghouse is a great idea. Your dog will have a safe, dry place to stay outside when it rains. It can be a place your dog can stay while you're away from home, which is always a help if you have a dog that tends to destroy the house when left alone. Fortunately, it's neither hard
If you acquired your puppy from someone who already acclimated it to a crate, you're ahead of the game. Crate training puppies can be a frustrating--and ear-splitting--experience. If the puppy is already used to sleeping in a bed, it may protest loudly at being put in a crate. Crate training puppies
If you discuss horse eczema among your horse friends, you will likely hear the term "sweet itch" at some point in the conversation. According to veterinarian Janet Roark from Austin, Texas, it is also referred to as Equine Insect Hypersensitivity, Summer Itch, Queensland Itch, Equine Summer Eczema o
There are no breeds of cat that are 100 percent hypoallergenic for people allergic to cats, according to Bernadine Cruz, spokeswoman for the American Veterinary Medical Association. People allergic to cats are not allergic to the cat's fur but to a protein in cat saliva and dander called Fel-D1. Som
The web is full of dogs - in pictures as dog photos, dog paintings, dog cartoons and descriptions of encounters with dogs. So pictures of man's best friend are really popular. Unfortunately many dog pictures, especially many dog photos, are of bad quality, because they are produced by dog lover