How to Help a Stressed Dog…

How to Help a Stressed Dog...

We often recognize stress related behaviour in members of our own species but do we recognize stress related behavior in dogs? Once we learn to recognize indicators of stress in dogs, we can help a stressed dog.   Dogs can feel stressed by a variety of things. Stressors can include threatening or aggressive behavior (perceived or real) from other dogs or from people, use of punishing equipment, play periods that are too long and overwhelming, or too much or too little activity day after day. Stress can also be caused by pain or illness, hunger or thirst, or nutritional deficiencies. … Continue reading

Is Your Dog Drinking Enough Water? Get the Facts on H20!

Is Your Dog Drinking Enough Water? Here’s How to Keep Your Dog Healthy

July was Pet Hydration Month. During the summer, pet parents tend to pay more attention to how much water goes into their dogs bodies. But we have to keep in mind, ensuring our 4 legged friends are well hydrated is important all year round, not just in the summer months. So, is your dog drinking enough water? How do you know? Perk up your ears pups, we have the down low on H20! How much water is my dog suppose to drink on a daily basis? You might be surprised by how much water your dog is recommended to drink every … Continue reading