10 Ways Your Dog Shows He Loves You

10 Ways Your Dog Shows He Loves You

Dogs are full of love, that is no secret. And they love to show us just how much they have to give. Generally, its not hard to tell when a dog is showing affection. But sometimes their action can be mistaken for affection, or vice versa – their affection can be mistaken for something completely different. What do I mean? Take tail wagging for instance… We assume that when a dog wags his tail, it means he’s happy and showing his love for us. But that is not always the case. Tail wagging can mean different things such as anxiety, stress … Continue reading

Why You Should Never Purchase a Pet… Except From a Shelter

Purchase a Pet Dog? What to Consider…

Although it hasn’t been much of a hot topic as of late, it wasn’t that long ago that headlines and gruesome images emanating from “puppy mill” conditions were flooding the airwaves. Situations where multiple cages were stacked on top of one another, females confined to do nothing more than reproduce, these disgusting environments were deplorable at best. It just doesn’t make sense that while over two million puppies are being sold through these breeders, an estimated three million dogs are being euthanized in shelters around our country. I have been an animal lover for as long as I can remember, … Continue reading

4 Benefits of Choosing Pet Urns as a Memorial for Your Beloved Pet

Pet Urns and the Advantages of Using One

No one wants to think about the time when a pet has to cross the Rainbow Bridge, but if you’re in that situation right now, you may be wondering how you’ll cope and what you’ll do for a memorial. Choosing an appropriate memorial can help you with the grieving process, and help you carry on with your life, even though your furbaby is no longer by your side. While some people choose to bury their pet in their yard, there are many advantages to choosing a pet urn instead. Moving Isn’t an Issue When burying a pet in the yard, … Continue reading

Comradery: The Basis of Dog Training

Dog Training Tips for Your Pets

What does this concept have to do with dog training? Well, if you ask me it is the root of training and a philosophy for a harmonious life. All too often people are concerned with being ‘alpha’ or ‘dominant’ and forget to be in love with their dog – didn’t most of us get them as companions anyway? I agree that boundaries and leadership are important, but it is only one part of a healthy dog-human relationship. I often ask people to put themselves in their dogs’ shoes, so to speak. While it is often not a good idea to … Continue reading

5 Ways Dogs Show You Their Love

Love and How Your Pet Dog Will Show It to You…

Dogs love their humans. They have a ton of love to give, that much is obvious. It isn’t hard to see how dogs show us affection, but what about the subtle ways that your dog shows you their love? Learning to pick up signs that your dog is showing you affection is actually quite interesting, and today, I will share 5 ways dogs show you their love, that you may not have thought of. Anyone knows that when a dog wags their tail, they are happy or showing signs of affection – (thank you captain obvious) – but did you know that … Continue reading