Dogventures, Bravehearts, & More
Taking your dog along on a hike is an amazing way to enjoy the great outdoors together. Whether it’s a day hike or a short climb, you and your canine buddy can enjoy the fresh air and the exercise as you both explore new places. But keep these important points in mind: Speak to your vet before a hiking trip Look up the regulations of the local or national park you plan to visit Pack the right doggy essentials to ensure a safe and fun adventure
Alaskan Airlines is considered among the most pet-friendly airlines for dogs, with American Airlines coming in a close second. While all airlines have varying policies on flying with pets, generally: You may bring your cat, dog, rabbit, or household bird with you as long as they fit comfortably inside a carrier stowed under the seat in front of you. Larger animals and unique pets may be checked in cargo, but you’ll have to check with your carrier to confirm the types of pets they accommodate. Service animals are welcome on most airlines, as long as you have the necessary paperwork for them.
Integrating protein, fat, carbohydrates, fiber, and essential vitamins and minerals will ensure that homemade dog food will provide everything your dog needs to remain healthy for years to come.
Other benefits of nutritious homemade dog food include:
Since it’s harder to trace the lineage of mixed-breed dogs, we won’t always know which health issues they’re predisposed to. However, the most common problems they have are allergies and skin conditions, hip dysplasia, eye problems, heart diseases, and hypothyroidism.
The good news is it’s possible to avert issues in mixed-breed dogs or address them before they become worse. Regular checkups and a diet based on their needs are a must for a healthy mixed-breed canine.
Dogs tend to become overweight similar to how humans do, and this can seriously impact their overall health and well-being.
To ensure that your dog can lose the extra pounds and maintain a healthy fat-to-muscle ratio, it is important to:
Dogs are inherently loyal. They show their faithfulness by greeting you enthusiastically, following you around, and being protective whenever there are unfamiliar people around.
To cultivate loyalty in dogs, spend time with your pooch, train them, be consistent when it comes to their expected behavior, and most importantly, give them lots of patience.
By practicing these tips, you’ll eventually have a devoted pet for life.
As a pet owner, you need to know as much as possible about their upcoming surgery. Asking your vet questions and noting these critical details will help ensure a smooth recovery and the continued health of your pet:
Boston Terriers are well known for their affectionate personalities and gentlemanly appearance. They’re easy to care for as long as you keep them company and play with them daily. They’re also suitable for most types of families and dwellings.
You should make sure they’re a good match for your home. Consider the following:
Also known as little lions, Shih Tzus are some of the most adorable pups. These tiny dogs may not take up much physical space, but they'll surely possess all the space in your heart with their playful and lively presence. They get along with children and other dogs, so they are excellent companions.
If you want a highly-trainable dog, the Australian Shepherd is an excellent choice. With proper care and nutrition, Australian Shepherds can live a long life. Moreover, ethically bred and raised pups are more likely to remain in excellent health throughout their life.
While you’re looking for reliable breeders, make sure to also:
Dex and I explored the good, the bad, and the ugly sides of this well-known dog food brand. This Wellness Complete Health Dog Food Review reveals the following and more: