Pro’s And Cons Of Feeding Your Dog Raw Food

Are you on the fence about whether to feed your dog raw food or not?  Too much confusing and conflicting information out there?  Let me simplify.  Here are 3 layman’s terms pro’s and con’s to feeding your dog raw food. Read more »

How Much Water Should Dogs Drink?

So just how much water should your dog drink?  Are they drinking enough or too much?  This blog post will explain how much water they should be drinking.  It also explains the difference between drinking water and hydrating. Read more »

Why Is My Dog So Itchy?

  Is your dog itchy-scratchy?  Is it driving you and your household crazy?  Maybe it’s time to get to the bottom of it.  Why is your dog so itchy?  It could be one of the following four reasons: Read more »

What Is A ‘Puppy Mill’?

When you hear the word ‘puppy mill’ what do you picture?  Do you picture a way off acreage with cages and cages of sad, neglected puppies?  Do you picture an old dilapidated farmhouse with a terrible stench and mean people?  The phrase ‘puppy mill’ leaves the impression that it’s some […] Read more »

Is It Ok To Carry Your Little Dog Everywhere?

Do you have a toy, tiny or small breed dog?  Do you think it’s ok to carry them everywhere or do you think they should walk?  Let me give the quick and firm answer…….No, it’s not ok to carry them all the time.  Why?  2 reasons;  Physical health and mental health. Read more »

Is It Ok To Feed Your Dog Leftovers?

The answer is a resounding YES!  Lets get away from ‘trend’ and go back to common sense.  Here’s a simple explanation for why you were fooled into thinking dogs can’t have human food.  Also what human foods you should and should not give your dog. Read more »

Kennel Cough And Doggy Daycare’s

So what is the deal with kennel cough and doggy daycare’s? Giving your dog the borditella vaccine then bringing them to doggy daycare, dog parks, or dog social situations seems harmless, right?  With all the conflicting information it’s almost impossible for a dog owner to know what the right decision is.  Well, […] Read more »

Train Your Dog To Stop Digging

Is your dog a digger?  Have you ever wondered if the digging is a behavior problem or a nutrition problem? Unless you have a die hard, bred to dig, digger……or in other words, a terrier……digging may be curable.  Most dogs dig due to separation anxiety, boredom, being too hot, frustration, […] Read more »

Caring For Your Dog’s Teeth

The time to start taking care of your dog’s teeth is right now! There are so many different choices on the market today for canine oral care.  Everything from toothbrushes and toothpaste to hundreds of different chews or bones.  Not to mention all the conflicting information on care for their teeth. […] Read more »

Feeding Schedule From Puppy to Adult

Ever wonder what a dog’s nutritional needs are as the grow from newborn puppy to adult dog?  Here’s a basic breakdown of a puppy feeding schedule.  General variations apply depending on breed etc: Read more »