Category Archives: Dogs

Dogs in Heat

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Now your little female puppy is becoming a young lady! More fun ahead when she comes into heat at around six months to 24 months of age. Most female dogs have two cycles of heat per year which allow the dog to release eggs and reproduce. These cycles start after the dog has reached puberty. Continue reading


Barking Dogs

Barking Dog

Do your neighbors say this about your dog?

“It never fails, in fact it happens every day at the same time, it’s like clockwork… 7:30 a.m. hits, and the neighbor’s dog starts barking.” Obviously the neighbor has just left for work and their dog is unhappy about being left alone.

There have been many neighborhood disputes over noisy dogs – in fact some towns have ordinances against dogs that are excessive barkers and become nuisances.

No one wants their dog to considered a nuisance – we love our dogs and we want everyone else to also. So it’s up to us to help our dogs be in better control. Continue reading


Dog Home Alone

Dog HOme Alone

If you’re like most dog owners, you need to leave your dog at home for a period of time now and then. Many of you have to leave them alone for several hours while you’re at work.(I’m sure that “working” dog owners feel guilty about leaving their dogs for long periods of time.)

So have you ever wondered what your dog does while you’re gone? Do you think they just sleep? Probably not! Tell tale evidence of their “not just sleeping” is often discovered when you come home. Continue reading


Walk Your Dog

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How many times have you seen someone either on the street or in a park, and you’re not sure who is walking who. The dog definitely seems to be in control. Continue reading