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5 signs that your dog is in pain

As a responsible dog parent, it is your duty to ensure that your dog is safe and sound. However, identifying whether your pooch is in pain can be a difficult task. Some symptoms of your pooch in pain are easy to identify, then there are some, which can be difficult to decode. Remember that your... Read more »

5 exciting ways to keep your cat active indoors

Controlling the weight or ensuring optimum health of an indoor cat can be a challenge. As cats that spend the majority of their time indoors do not get enough exercise, they are not mentally and physically stimulated. This usually leads to obesity, which in turn can trigger serious health concerns. Keeping your cats active indoors... Read more »

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Long or short-nosed dogs: how the head size can predict the behavior

Predicting the behavior of dogs based on their size has been a challenge. However, recent researches have unveiled a relation between the behavior of dogs with respect to their appearance, especially their height, weight, and head shape. Most of the researches conducted across the globe were interestingly featured around the height, weight and the head... Read more »

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5 benefits of walking your dog

Most pet parents are lazy to walk their dog, especially during unfavorable climatic conditions. There are also people who work around the clock and hardly have time to take their dog for a walk. Irrespective of the scenario, denying your dog a walk is a total no-no if you foresee certain factors. There are several... Read more »

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Dog crate training: the 4 crucial steps

There are two ways to look at housing your dog in a crate. While some people consider it a cruel practice, some consider it to be a necessity. Even when you have emotions for the dog, training him to get accustomed to the crate can create positive psychology. If trained properly, your pooch can associate... Read more »

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Dog body language: interesting ways to decode

Dog parents with little knowledge about their dog’s body language will find it difficult to comprehend what their pooch is trying to communicate. Dogs have their own means of communicating their emotional state or intentions. They use sounds and their body language, especially their facial expressions and postures to communicate their intentions. It is always... Read more »

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Reverse sneezing in brachycephalic dogs: what you need to know

Reverse sneezing in dogs is a common concern. To watch your pooch in action can be a terrifying experience. Reverse sneezing is more common in dogs compared to cats. When your dog reverse-sneezes, it looks like he is gasping for air. Considering the breathing issues in short-nosed dogs, reverse sneezing in brachycephalic dogs can be... Read more »

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What happens when you leave a short-nosed dog in a locked car?

Owners leaving their dogs locked in cars are not a rarity. While it might seem to be ideal when rolling down the window to make sure that the dog has enough ventilation, it can still be a devastating experience for your four-legged companion, especially, if they belong to the brachycephalic breed. Brachycephalic dog breeds, as... Read more »

Diarrhea in dogs: things to consider

Diarrhea in dogs can be a common concern. Dogs are curious beings that like to bite and consume everything that they come across. This can cause health concerns like indigestion and diarrhea. You should not worry about diarrhea in dogs, unless it persists for more than a day or if it is frequent. There are... Read more »

How to approach and greet a strange dog

Not to greet a dog can be hard. Greeting a dog is a gut action for most pet lovers. However, most of the individuals do not understand or consider the fact that, if you dont greet a strange dog the right way, things can take a drastic change. Inappropriate greeting strategy can always make the... Read more »