How to Stop my Dog from Jumping on People

It is great when a dog is friendly. When meeting a new dog for the first time, most people would rather be greeted by a wagging tail than a frightening snarl. But there is such a thing as too much canine friendliness, and having a dog jump up and say hello can be intimidating or even annoying. If...

Are retractable leads safe?

Do you rely on a retractable leash when you walk your dog?  You'll probably notice several in use almost anywhere you go. They normally feature plastic casing that contains a skinny, flexible cord. This cord can extend to various lengths, letting canines ramble multiple feet in any directio...

How to Make a First-Aid Kit for Your Dog

Having a first-aid kit available for your dog is important, as you never know when your pet may become sick or injured and require first-aid treatment. Administering first aid to your dog, regardless of how serious the condition appears to be, can help to calm the animal down and alleviate some o...

How To Tell if Your Dog Has a Tick and What To Do

Ticks are disease-carrying, blood-sucking arachnid parasites that happily attach themselves to any animal, including pets. They're usually found in long grass and while preventable, many dogs pick one up at some point. It's important to remove ticks quickly since they can cause diseases such...

Is the Australian Bulldog the Right Dog Breed for You?

When the British bulldog traveled to the outback, it developed into the Australian bulldog, an aussiefied dog breed that's big on charm and intelligence. This breed is loyal, companionable, and eager to please its human companions. Learn about this beloved dog breed here.   Breed Snap...

Breed Profile: The American Bulldog

American Bulldogs are fun-loving, gorgeous dogs. Keep reading to find out all that is required to give this adorable breed a loving and nurturing home.   Breed Snapshot •   Size: They can weigh up to 59 kgs and once they have fully matured, they can reach up to 71 cm tal...

Every Dog Sleeping Position Explained – All Six Of Them!

This guest post was written by John Woods, Founder at All Things Dogs We’ve all watched our dogs when they are asleep—but have you ever wondered what your dog might be communicating with the position he chooses to nap in? This article will tell you about 6 of the most common...

After COVID19: The New Travel Stamp you need to look for

Travel will soon be opening back up all over the world, and after social isolation, for some of us, its a much needed reprieve. However, before jumping at the first travel special you see, look out for the new travel stamp. If youve tuned into the news, you will have read about the intention...

Is the Neapolitan Mastiff the Right Dog Breed for You?

Developed in Southern Italy to provide guard dog duties, this bulky canine beast is actually a gentle giant. Seldom aggressive, this breed has found it doesn't have to get overly ruffled as its size and appearance usually ward off intruders. Learn all you need to know about this ancient dog bree...