A Dog’s Nose Knows What a Dog’s Nose Knows!

Dog’s Nose and What It Can Do…

The nose of a dog is nothing less than remarkable. Dogs see the whole world with their noses. They explore with it, they find things with it, they can sniff out just about anything with it!   For certain dog breeds, their whole lives revolve around their noses – for instance, police dogs who have been trained to sniff out narcotics and/or weapons have extremely important jobs with their nose. Even for our pet dogs, their nose is their world. When I see my huskies sniffing around the house or the yard, I often wonder exactly what smells they are … Continue reading

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Siberian Huskies

Siberian Huskies Facts: Why You Need to Do Your Research…

Siberian Huskies are an amazing breed. And no, i’m not just saying that because I happen to be owned by 3 of them.   Huskies are unique, gorgeous, stubborn, and just an all around fun dog to be around. But lets put those facts aside for a moment and talk about why Siberian Huskies grew to be so popular. T.V shows such as Game Of Thrones and Twilight are blamed for the growing of Siberian Husky popularity. In the past 5 years, there has been a HUGE 700% rise in Siberian Huskies and other “wolf like” breeds being abandoned or surrendered. … Continue reading

How to Choose the Right Kennel For Your Dog…

Kennel Choosing Tips for a Better Place to Leave Your Pet Dogs

Have​ ​you​ ​ever​ ​had​ ​to​ ​go​ ​away​ ​on​ ​a​ ​trip​ ​but​ ​couldn’t​ ​bring​ ​your pets?   I​ ​mean,​ ​don’t​ ​get​ ​me​ ​wrong,​ ​I​ ​don’t​ ​travel​ ​a​ ​lot,​ ​but​ ​when​ ​I​ ​do​ ​I prefer​ ​bringing​ ​my​ ​dogs​ ​with​ ​me,​ ​however​ ​sometimes​ ​that​ ​just​ ​isn’t an​ ​option.​ ​ So​ ​in​ ​that​ ​case,​ ​what​ ​do​ ​you​ ​do? The​ ​first​ ​thing​ ​I​ ​try​ ​and​ ​arrange,​ ​is​ ​to​ ​have​ ​family​ ​come​ ​to​ ​my house​ ​and​ ​watch​ ​my​ ​dogs​ ​while​ ​I​ ​am​ ​away.​ ​But…​ ​once​ ​again, that​ ​is​ ​not​ ​always​ ​an​ ​option.​ ​So​ ​when​ ​you’re​ ​out​ ​of​ ​options​ ​and you​ ​just​ ​aren’t​ ​sure​ ​who​ ​to​ ​leave​ … Continue reading

Why Should I Feed Pumpkin to My Dog?

Pumpkin Health Benefits to Your Pet Dog

Every year around Halloween, our children (and even us adults) enjoy some time carving pumpkins, making our own personal creations on them.   Pumpkin seems to be a food of many uses – aside from pumpkin carving, we have grown fond of things like pumpkin pie, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin spiced coffee, pumpkin spiced tea, and so much more! Now, it is becoming more and more popular that people are raving about feeding pumpkin to their pets. We hear how healthy it is, and how many benefits come with feeding pumpkin to dogs. But is it, really? To answer the question, yes … Continue reading

What’s The Difference Between Male and Female Dogs?

Difference Between Male and Female Dogs: Dog Parenting Tips…

Being owned by both male and female Siberian Huskies, I often get asked which is better, and/or which I prefer. This is no simple answer, but there are some differences between male and female huskies, which I will highlight for you today. So let’s have a little fun with Male VS Female Dogs. Keep in mind that these are my opinions, and are from my own experiences from a life time of being owned by dogs as well as cats. All pets are different and these are just guidelines for you to follow. Let’s Start With Male Huskies/Dogs: In my … Continue reading

5 Tips to Prevent Dog Bites From Happening

Dog Bites? How to Avoid Your Dogs From Biting…

Do you know how to read your dog’s body language? But what does it take to prevent dog bites from happening, and is it possible? Being a parent of both pets and hu-kids, I have learned to pick up on the subtle signs my dogs may be showing me when they begin to feel anxious or annoyed by my children. Today I would like to share some tips on helping your kids prevent dog bites – not just your own dogs, but dogs your children may encounter while outside playing or what have you. 1. Teach your child that if they see … Continue reading

Tips for Socializing Small Breed Dogs

Small Breed Dogs and How to Train and Handle Them Easily

Small breed dogs. People seem to either love them, or hate them. The topic of small breed dogs can be a hot one. But why? See, like any breed, (small, medium, or large) there are good apples and bad apples, so to speak. That being said, if you ask me, there are no bad ‘apples’ when it comes to pets, only bad owners. Which brings me to today’s post – Tips for socializing small breed dogs. Before I get started, I want to point out that I am not picking on small breed dogs, or their owners. I am simply going … Continue reading

Greyhound Fever! Everything You Need to Know About Greyhounds

Greyhound Breed: Personalities of Greyhounds

Did you know that April is adopt a Greyhound month? The Greyhound is a paw-tastic breed, and can make a wonderful addition to any home, they are gentle, intelligent and of course, beautiful. But what do we really know about them? I know that before doing research on the breed a few years back, I had always thought they were extremely high energy breeds. Boy, was I wrong! I don’t think I am alone in thinking that Greyhounds are high energy, and I believe that comes back to most people relating the greyhound to those races we hear so much … Continue reading

How YOU Can Help Prevent Animal Cruelty #ASPCA #BeTheVoice

Animal Cruelty? Be the Voice of Your Pet Dog

Has there ever been a time where you have been walking down the road or maybe even driving… and you spot someone who happened to hit their dog right at the second you looked over? Or maybe what you came across was a vehicle with a pet locked inside in the middle of a hot summer day? What about that neighbor who you have realized is mistreating their pet? I have one question – What did you do about it? April Is Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month I asked a question above – in any of those scenarios or … Continue reading

Spring Time Has Arrived! Be Aware of the Dangers for Your Pet

Dangers in Toxic Plants and Chemicals: Pet Dogs

Never underestimate all the things your pet can get themselves into during the cooler weather as well as the warmer weather. Spring time is in full force, the weather is sunny and warm, and soon the flowers will start blooming and our grass will come back to life. The smells in the air are refreshing, and the trees are starting to blossom, what more could we ask for? Spring is by far one of the most beautiful seasons there is. But with Spring comes a whole heap of dangers for your pet, so today I am going to share some tips … Continue reading