If you' re planning adopting a rescue puppy, then you need to be sure that you have the right stuff at home. You don't want to bring your new puppy home and not have the place ready. This will make the situation uncomfortable for both you and your new dog. Some of the things are obvious (leash, water bowl) and you can pick them up at your local pet store, but other things are a bit less obvious and you might need to order them online ahead of time.
14 December 2016
Landscaping your yard with your pet cat in mind requires special care, especially if your cat is typically an indoor-only pet. If you would like to let your cat out to enjoy the outdoors without putting them at risk of getting injured or lost, it's a good idea to consider what kinds of steps you can take towards making the yard safe for them to play in. The best way to do so is by having cat fencing supplies added to the top of your fence so that they cannot easily scale the fence.
28 October 2016
If you plan on taking your dog hunting with you in the near future, consider purchasing the following items to assist with keeping your dog protected and monitoring where they are located throughout each excursion. Waterproof/Windproof Fleece-Lined Coat Measure the distance between the base of your dog's neck and the base of their tail in order to purchase a coat that will fit properly. A fleece-lined coat that has an outer layer that is waterproof and windproof will keep your dog warm and prevent them from getting soaked or possibly catching a cold if they walk or swim through a pond, lake, or another body of water or if they encounter a rainstorm.
12 September 2016
Bringing a new puppy home can be an exciting day for any family. However, it is an unfortunate fact that people that have never owned a puppy may make some simple oversights that can lead to behavioral problems as the animal grows. To help you ensure that your puppy's training goes as smoothly as possible, you should keep the following few tips in mind. Keep Your Puppy On A Strict Schedule
13 July 2016
Do you have a boring spot in a room that you'd like to be filled with something interesting and engaging? Have you been looking at prints and paintings, but nothing seems to be right? While pictures can be the right way to fill some spaces, they don't always work out how you'd like. Instead of pictures that are always the same whenever you look at them, here are some reasons why your space might be better filled with an aquarium:
18 March 2016
Adopting an elderly dog is a great thing to do. You will be giving the dog a comfortable and safe home to live out their remaining years, as opposed to letting them die alone and scared in a kennel. However, it's important to understand that there are some special things you need to have on hand at your house when you bring your new friend home. These items are important for old dogs who often have health and comfort needs that younger dog's don't have.
17 March 2016
Whether you're getting your dog from a classified that reads "puppies for sale," a licensed breeder, or an adoption agency, it pays to be well informed about the breed you're bringing home. There are some dog breeds that simply do not do well in the city. As a city dweller, inform yourself of these breeds that are perfect for tight, urban environments. Boston Terriers These sturdy, two-toned terriers do well in virtually any environment and tend to be quite independent, which means that they tend to make their own fun, given the right settings, and do not need an abundance of exercise.
8 March 2016
Adding a dog to the family can be a fun and exciting event-- when you have a dog you can count on a loyal companion who will love you unconditionally. But if you have never owned a dog before, there are several things you should prepare for before bringing your pup home. Use the following tips to ensure that you are completely ready for dog ownership: Have a Vet Lined Up
7 March 2016