28 February 2013

Essential Cat Training Tips

Cats are extremely sociable animals even though cats tend to give an image of solidarity and aloofness. Cats that are well trained can form successful relationships with you and your family including other family pets. A well trained cat also caused fewer social problems and minimized nuisances and embarrassments for you down the road.

27 February 2013

Top 100 Dog Names for Male and Female Dogs

The top 100 dog names list is a good starting place for the puppy naming adventure. Which means you don't think these popular names were pulled from thin air, the Veterinary Pet insurance Company of Brea, California, releases information every year in the insurance database.

26 February 2013

How to Train Your Cat to Come to Its Name

Naming Your Cat
If you already have a name for your cat, you can skip to the next section. But there are a couple of things to keep in mind when you're trying to come up with a name for your furry feline.

25 February 2013

10 Questions I'm Most Asked about Dogs in Heat

1. What is heat?
Heat is more properly called the estrous cycle. During this cycle, female dogs may get pregnant. It's equivalent to human menstruation.

24 February 2013

Male Cat Behavior Problems

Owners of male cats face extra challenges as their tomcats often have additional behavior problems compared to female cats. The first of these is that they are more active and need to find the companionship of female cats. As a side-effect of this need, male cats frequently try to leave home. 

23 February 2013

Getting a Home Alarm System vs Getting a Dog and a Gun

Recently the crime rate has been going down in my area. They say it is because of better crime-fighting techniques and greater police presence, but that is only half of the story. Individual homeowners have also been a major part of the solution, mainly because they increased the security of their homes in recent years. 

22 February 2013

Dog House Training

Dog House Training can be simple
To start your dog house training, the first thing you'll need to do is buy your best pet friend a nice dog training collar, lead and dog crate. You should choose one made of nylon or soft leather. When your puppy grows older, you can buy him a heavier collar, and if he's a large breed, it should be made of heavy leather, with a strong buckle and clip. 

21 February 2013

Cats Are Better Pets Than Dogs - 2 Things That Make Cats Better Pets

I have had the privilege of having both a cat and a dog as pets in my household. I believe from this experience that, cats make better pets than dogs. Cats are disliked by many people and I believe it's because they are so misunderstood. Dogs have a few benefits but they take way more work to care for than cats. Truthfully, I think it depends on which type of owner you are or want to be.

20 February 2013

Dog Behavior Training

Dog behavior training is one of the healthiest things you can do for the canine companion in your life. Obviously, not every problem in your relationship with your dog can be solved through obedience training, but it is a great way to put you and your dog in a position from which you can begin to solve most of them. The training is easy, but fixing problems born from nervousness is very hard. 

19 February 2013

Cat Behavior

For many years stories of cats with strange abilities to foretell natural disaster or weather changes have abounded. Most reports concern cats showing strange behaviors before storms, volcano eruptions, earthquake or even before less natural phenomena such as air raids.

18 February 2013

10 Things You Need to Know Before Getting a Dog

There are several points to consider whenever you are choosing a dog for you or your family. You want to match your new pet to you and/or your family and to your overall needs as closely as possible. Please, never get a dog on impulse. With any luck you're choosing a pet that is likely to be with you 8 to 15 years. Select the right dog, and you will both enjoy those years.

17 February 2013

Before Getting a Cat

One of the most popular pets to give as a gift for young children is often a kitten; their playful temperaments and small size make them not only great companions but also provide a lot of fun for kids. Before purchasing a cat as gift, either for your own children or others, or deciding they would make a great pet for your family there are a few things you need to consider.

16 February 2013

Take Care of Your Dog

Dogs are man's (or woman's) best friend so treat them as such! Be a good friend to your dog, give it lots of tender loving care and you will have a companion for life!
Your dog has instinctive compulsions to dig, herd, retrieve, chase and chew. You, as the owner, are responsible for teaching your dog when these behaviors are appropriate.

15 February 2013

The Best Way to Take Care of Your Cat

If you are a cat lover then you have to know about natural cat care or the use of only natural remedies and other products for your cats. When it comes to taking care of our feline friends, you have to know that nothing beats using the gifts that mother nature has provided.

14 February 2013

How to Rid Your Dog of Fear ?

If you adopted a rescue dog, there is a real good chance that he may be harboring fear of some object, noise, and perhaps even people. Fear in dogs originates from unpleasant experiences that the dog identifies with a specific source. Since a rescue dog has by definition been "rescued", he most likely has been exposed to less than nurturing care. 

13 February 2013

Rid Your Cat Overcome Fear

Have you ever wondered where the term "scaredy cat" comes from? While most people conjure up images of independence and attitude when they think of cats, you don't have to look far to find a cat that seems to be overly skittish about certain things.

12 February 2013

7 Benefits of Having a Pet

Animals are also a part of this wonderful planet and we humans have lived along with them since the day of our existence. Animals have been true companions and have served various purposes. Listed below are some of the benefits of having a pet.

11 February 2013

Top Ten Dog Problems

There are many problems you might deal with your dog.
If you feel your dog has a problem then listed are the top ten behavior problems. There are ways to overcome these problems with your dog.

10 February 2013

Save Your Sofa from Cat

Is your sofa shredded? Are you embarrassed when company comes by? Diy Cat House Plans will change all that. You'll build your own cat tree, save your furniture and a bundle of money!
Have you found yourself NOT buying new furniture because you know your cats will just tear it up? Every cat owner knows that feeling even if they won't admit it. This was me until recently.

9 February 2013

Easy methods to Efficiently Educate Your dog

Do you feel discouraged as well as stressed-out because of your pup's behavior? You puppy may need more training. It more time as well as to teach your canine and often will always be worth it over time. Continue reading how to get it done the appropriate way ang get some German Shepherd Training Tips .

8 February 2013

How to House Train a Cat ?

Cats make the prefect pet, but only when they are house trained. The first thing you need to do is buy a cat litter tray so they can do their business in it and not on your floor or clothes inside cupboards. Some cats may ignore it completely while others will naturally use it.

7 February 2013

Should You Get a Male or a Female?

If you're planning to get a puppy, you might be contemplating whether a male or female is the better choice.
There are differences in behavior so it's something you might want to explore. However when it comes down to it, either male or female Morkie makes a great little dog, and if the dog is neutered, you'll have an even better pet companion.

6 February 2013

Dangerous Plants and Your Cat Or Dog

You can do many things to keep your cats or dogs from harm, but an inconspicuous danger may still remain in your house - your plants and food.
Curious pets might take a taste of any plant. An pet may feel the need to self-medicate (like cats eating grass), and so the plant in a pot might tempt them.

5 February 2013

Play With Your Dog and Keep it Happy

Well, it's that time again, it's wet, it's muddy, it's cold

Fear not, this month's article is full of ideas for games and things you can do with your dogs, without spending too much time outside!

4 February 2013

How to Play With Your Cat ?

Keep your cat healthy and maximize bonding.
Playing with cats is not only fun, but it provides valuable exercise for cats of all ages and just as important, it strengthens the bond with your feline friend, which benefits you both. Kittens will play with anything.

3 February 2013

What to do if your dog attacks you?

One of the best animals anyone could ever own is a pet dog. Dogs are truly loyal and very loving. There is no question why many people consider a dog a man’s best friend. Dogs are always there for you when you need them. They have a crazy ability to know how you are feeling and somehow know exactly what to do in order to make you feel better.

2 February 2013

Does Your Cat Attack Your Feet For No Reason?

Sometimes, your cat attacks your feet when you sit down for a rest. Or he may bite and scratch your feet as you walk around the house. Does your cat hate you? On the contrary, he is playing with you, and showing that he loves you. Nevertheless, all this biting and scratching can hurt, and is not fun for you.

1 February 2013

Dogs The First Day at Home

Once indoors, the new arrival will probably want to sniff its way around the house. Put it down and let it explore to its heart's content. As already noted, dogs learn a lot through their sense of smell and this is the first way your dog will familiarize itself with its new surroundings. As it explores, praise the pup using its own name as well as the words it will always love to hear: “good boy” or “good girl.”