Can dogs catch a cold or get the flu?

Can dogs catch a cold or get the flu?

The love we can have for our four legged friends knows no bounds, and it’s entirely reasonable to be concerned about whether dogs can get ill, especially during cold and flu season. The short answer to the question in the title is that while dogs cannot catch the same colds us humans get, they can … Read more

Do Dogs Actually Get Jealous?

Do Dogs Actually Get Jealous?

We spend so much time with our doggie friends that it can be easy to anthropomorphise them, to assign them emotions and tendencies which stem from human behaviour and cultures. However, dogs can sometimes seem to genuinely display intense almost human emotions, from happiness to fear – and quite often, jealousy. This article looks in … Read more

Why does my dog lay by the door? 

Why does my dog lay by the door?

There are many reasons why you might find your dog laying by the door. Some of the most common reasons include: Your dog is missing you and wants to see you again – this is the last place they saw you and they know you’ll be re-entering through this door Your dog is restless or … Read more

Why does my dog climb on my shoulders? 

Why does my dog climb on my shoulders?

The main reasons that your dog climbs on your shoulder could include some of the following reasons: Your dog feels safe being so close to you Your dog is showing you how much they love you They don’t understand space in the same way that we do Your dog wants your attention They are feeling … 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

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

My Dog Doesn’t Like Treats, Why?

The food reward is often at the heart of conversations when it comes to training a dog! For most pups, a simple treat will be enough to motivate them to learn. But what to do when your own dog doesn’t like treats? My puppy won’t eat treats, Why? Stress Just as in humans, a canine … Read more

Why Is My Dog So Annoying?

The first thing to do in re-establishing a loving relationship with your pet is to understand why it seems annoying in the first place. That”s the only way to stop hating your dog! If your pooch is displaying bad habits, a certain amount of work will be required to handle the situation. If certain obnoxious … Read more