Dog Care

Why Do Dogs Chew Their Paws?

Why Do Dogs Chew Their Paws?

Why Do Dogs Chew Their Paws As a dog owner, you may sometimes wonder if a certain behaviour in your dog is normal or not, and it’s great that you do. Even though it’s normal for your dog to lick his paws from time to time, it can be concerning if he starts chewing on them. Dogs, just like humans, react to what’s bothering them, and when they are chewing their paws, you can be sure something is happening. Your dog may be hurt, or he may be feeling lonely. Whatever the case is, you need to identify and solve...

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What Your Dog Needs To Be Happy

What Your Dog Needs To Be Happy

What Your Dog Needs To Be Happy In general, dogs are very cheerful and don’t need much to be happy. Because it’s that easy, we may overlook simple aspects that can make them feel even better. Whether it’s a long walk in the park or some extra treats for being a good boy, he’s going to be very happy knowing that you appreciate him. They are simple creatures and appreciate the little things. Your dog is going to be much happier if you take him exploring than if you buy him a very expensive collar. It’s about what he can...

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The Characteristics Of Sporting Dogs

The Characteristics Of Sporting Dogs

The Characteristics Of Sporting Dogs All the dogs in the Sporting Group were bred in order to assist their owners in certain activities, such as hunting and retrieving. Even though they are different, they do share a common set of characteristics. They are all intelligent and very energetic, so dealing with them can be a tough job. Sporting dogs are also called “gun dogs.” Even though they didn’t really hunt, they used to help their owners identify and retrieve prey in different environments. In order for a hunting session to be successful, the dog and owner need to communicate and...

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The Characteristics Of Herding Dogs

The Characteristics Of Herding Dogs

The Characteristics Of Herding Dogs The herding dog group is the latest one to be created back in 1983. Before that year, all the breeds were organised in the Working Dog group, but because the group was getting too big, and all these pups had something in common, the AKC decided to create a new group for them. All these pups have something in common: herding. They like to herd people and other animals, they like to keep everything organised and they are incredibly intelligent, sometimes outsmarting their inexperienced owners.   The first recordings of herding dogs are dating back to the...

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Most Common Dog Diseases You Need To Know

Most Common Dog Diseases You Need To Know

Most Common Dog Diseases You Need To Know About It’s true that sometimes health problems are part of life, even though it’s not a pleasant experience. Prevention is the best thing we can do, but the unexpected can happen at any time. It’s important to take our dogs to the vet at least once every six months, so we can identify any underlying conditions and illnesses that can affect them. Most of them can be prevented or treated in a short time, but there are some you won’t be able to identify until it’s too late. You need to know...

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