Category: Pets

Hyper attachment: a symptom of separation anxiety in dogs

August 29, 2021

Hyper attachment in dogs is the most common problem among puppies and older dogs. This article describes the causes, symptoms, and solutions for hyper-attached dogs. What Causes Hyper Attachment in Dogs?? Dogs can develop hyper attachment problems for a number of reasons. Dogs that have deficits in their sensory perception, such as sight and hearing,…

Simple herbs for modern herbal healing uses

August 28, 2021

What is a Simple Herbal? The English word “Simple”, composed of two Latin words, Singula plica (a single fold), means “Uniqueness”, whether of material or purpose. The term “Herbal Simple” has been applied to any home remedy consisting of a single ingredient, and that of a plant nature. The simple were guided in their choice…

How my cat taught me unconditional love

August 27, 2021

Imagine: it’s the first snowstorm of a winter in Northern Ontario. A boy is walking home from school when he notices a little kitten fighting through the snow towards him. It is obviously lost. This scene took place in 1996. The boy was my nephew. He couldn’t ignore the shivering kitten, so he brought her…

What are black bear hamsters and how to properly care for them?

August 26, 2021

When you are looking for a pet for your home, you may want something that is a bit unique. Consider the black bear hamster rather than the typical Syrian dwarf hamsters. Black bear hamsters belong to the Syrian hamster family, but they differ in color. As the name suggests, this hamster is black and quite…

A dog attacked a dog for no reason

August 25, 2021

Some people would say that dogs cannot speak. That would be the same as an English-speaking person saying that a German-speaking person cannot speak because the American does not understand the language. Dogs communicate. It’s just that they use language that not all of us understand. It may not be as sophisticated as human language,…

Cockapoo health issues to watch out for

August 24, 2021

Cockapoos have proven to be quite a healthy and popular dog. They are not particularly affected by any particular ailment, if they receive proper care from loving breeders and owners. Most dog breeders do whatever it takes to ensure the health of breeding dogs so that the next generation is healthy and less susceptible or…

What to do when your Shih Tzu’s hair is falling out

August 22, 2021

It can be very distressing when you realize that your Shih Tzu’s beautiful hair is falling out faster than it should. Shih Tzu normally shed very little, which is one of the reasons they are such a good breed to own. But they can also be more prone to food and chemical sensitivities than other…

The Origins of the Puggle – Where Do Puggles Come From?

August 21, 2021

The Puggle is a fairly new breed on the scene and is not actually a purebred dog, but rather a hybrid of a beagle and a pug. The Puggle started the crossbreed “designer dog” revolution. Puggles were first bred in the 1980s in the state of Wisconsin by Wallace Havens, a dog breeder. He was…

Cat behavior problems

August 20, 2021

Is cat discipline possible? People often ask me if it is really possible to train cats. Cats are intelligent animals and they will learn new behaviors much faster than you think. Many people find it hard to believe that cat discipline is possible, but despite its independent nature, it is possible to teach a cat…

Bark Off Reviews – Don’t Buy It Until You Read This

August 19, 2021

I get a ton of emails from Bark Off, all hinting at the same thing. Does Bark Off work? So far, it has been difficult to get heads or tails out of this debate because most of the criticisms we have seen were testimonials about the Bark Off commercial. The product is so new that…