Bichon Frize – Perfect Apartment Dog?

The Bichon Frize is a puff of white powder from a dog with black eyes, eye rims and halos, lips, nose, and foot pads. Known for fewer barking problems than other small dogs, the Bichon Frize is a delightful pet dog, but you do have to adapt to certain life routines as this particular breed needs attention. Today, the Bichon […]

The best nutritional supplements for weight loss

Even without trying to lose weight, there is no longer any question about the importance / need of taking food grade vitamin / mineral supplements. The fact is, the foods we are supposed to get all of our nutrients from are nowhere near the same as they used to be 30 years ago. GM foods, overgrown soils, and pesticides are […]

All about Siberian huskies

Originally from Siberia, the Chukchi people originally bred the Siberian Husky for use as a sled dog, as well as for herding reindeer. In 1909, the first group of Siberian Huskies was brought to Alaska to compete in the All-Alaska Sweepstakes long-distance races. Later, during the winter of 1925, a diphtheria epidemic in the isolated town of Nome, Alaska, brought […]

Common questions a pug breeder should answer

If you are looking for a Pug puppy, know that you are getting a very dependent breed of dog. Due to their unnatural squashed faces, Pugs tend to have a lot of respiratory problems. Due to their wrinkled skin and flattened faces, they have trouble cleaning themselves. Due to their large eyes, they often injure their eyes. All Pug puppies […]

German shorthair pointer: advantages and disadvantages of owning this versatile pet

Advantages and disadvantages of having a German Shorthaired Pointer The German Shorthaired Pointer will make a great pet and a good hunting companion. It is an especially good hunting dog, as it will recover both on land and in the water. This well-balanced dog is perfect for someone looking for an outdoor companion and family pet. Consider the following information […]

How to care for a long-haired Jack Russell Terrier

The Jack Russell Terrier breed has a double coat of thick hair that requires regular grooming. Also known as a Parson Russell Terrier, dogs can have rough, smooth, or torn coats. The long-haired or rough-haired Jack Russell terrier has longer braids than the smooth-haired terrier and has excess traces of hair on the head, legs, body, and face. The hair […]

Shih Tzu: Pros and Cons of Owning This Adorable Pet

The good and bad points of having a Shih Tzu as a pet The Shih Tzu is among the most popular dogs and ranks fairly high in ownership according to the American Kennel Club. Even though it is highly rated as adopted or purchased dogs each year, there are some advantages and disadvantages to having this particular breed of dog […]