Why does my dog sleep so much (and is it healthy)?

Why does my dog sleep so much (and is it healthy)?

Your dog loves sleep – and no wonder! It’s normal for your dog to sleep between 10-14 hours per day. The typical outline of a dog’s day will be divided up like this: 50% is spent sleeping, 30% is spent in restful consciousness while 20% will be spent in activity. It’s completely normal for your … Read more

Does my dog know I love him?

Does my dog know I love him?

Yes, they know how much you love them! Yes, your dog knows that you love them and care for them! Sometimes it’s easy to forget that our pets are autonomous, sentient beings with thoughts, feelings, and even dreams, but if you show your dog love and affection, it’s inevitable that they will be receptive to … Read more

Why does my dog lay on my chest?

Why does my dog lay on my chest?

Deciphering the mysterious language of dogs One of the things that all dog owners are guilty of is attributing human traits or characteristics to our pets. This phenomenon (known as anthropomorphism) is a result of human brains being wired to perceive animals with human behaviors.  It’s one of the reasons why we naturally want to … Read more

Is it safe for my dog to eat a banana?

Is it safe for my dog to eat a banana?

You’re eating a banana and the puppy eyes are in full effect…  Can I please have some? is the silent request. And it’s a great question – can dogs eat bananas safely? In small amounts, yes, it is safe for your dog to eat bananas. Like all fruits, they have a number of essential elements … Read more

can you use bactine on dogs?

Many dog parents wonder if it’s wise to use human products (like Bactine) on their pets. But sometimes, that’s all you have in your medicine cabinet. The question remains though, is it safe? Can ou use Bactine on dogs? Bactine can be used on your dog’s minor cuts. It contains benzalkonium chloride, which is an … Read more

Do Dogs Masturbate?

As a dog owner, it can be awkward to know that your dog masturbates. In this article, you’ll discover how common dog masturbation is, the reasons behind it, and what you can do about it? Do dogs masturbate? Canine masturbation, which includes humping and mounting objects, people, and other dogs, is a normal sexual behavior. … Read more

How To Tell If A Dog Is Aggressive Towards Cats

Dog aggression is often misunderstood and can become problematic. To treat it, you must first understand it and find the cause behind this behavior. Is your canine showing signs of aggression towards cats? Here are some tips to determine the cause of such aggression, to find its source, and to prevent it while protecting yourself … Read more

My Puppy Won’t Poop outside!

You have just adopted a puppy and you want to quickly teach it to relieve itself outside? Are you tired of mopping the floor every day and constantly finding a mess? You’ve come to the right place because you’ll find in this article all the answers to your questions about this basic educational step. You … Read more

What Do Vets Do For A Dog’s Broken Leg?

A fracture is the breaking of a bone. However, each fracture is different depending on the situation. The power of the impact is the predominant factor in the severity of the fracture. A collision with a vehicle often results in multiple fractures of the legs and pelvis, sometimes open, whereas a fall usually results in … Read more

How Can You Tell If Your Dog’s Leg Is Sprained?

Just like us, dogs can suffer from various joint or bone problems. Fractures or sprains are not uncommon, whether in young dogs that are sometimes too feisty, or in older animals that are subject to a natural phenomenon of weakening of the limbs. In order to avoid aggravating the problem, but also to reduce your … Read more