Why Is My Dog Freaking out at Night?

why is my dog freaking out at night

Does your pup experience nighttime restlessness? Unfortunately, this can cause loss of sleep not only for him, but for you and others in your home as well. There could be several reasons why your dog is freaking out at bedtime and throughout the night. Whether … Read more

Best Dog Toys for Mental Stimulation

best dog toys for mental stimulation

The truth is, your dog needs mental exercise as much as he needs physical activity. Interactive dog toys are just one of the many mental stimulation ideas. Keeping your pup engaged for a long time helps prevent things such as boredom, loneliness, separation anxiety, and … Read more

Best Dog Crate for Separation Anxiety

best dog crate for separation anxiety

When I got a dog crate, I never imagine it would be such an important tool for separation anxiety. If your dog seems nervous and uneasy every time you go out the door, you probably need it, too. Separation anxiety is a common behavior issue … Read more

How to Prevent Separation Anxiety in Puppies?

how to prevent separation anxiety in puppies

The good news is, there’s an easy way to prevent separation anxiety in puppies. Unlike the old days, when canines used to live outside helping people on their farms, today most dogs spend much of their time inside the house, while their owners are away. … Read more

How to Introduce a Hyper Dog to a Kitten?

how to introduce a hyper dog to a kitten

There’s nothing like a multi-pet home, especially if these pets are dogs and cats. If you have a hyper dog and you’re planning on getting a new kitten, you need to know how to introduce them right. Even though cats have the instinct to fear … Read more

Why Do Dogs Tremble?

why do dogs tremble

When our dogs tremble, we can’t help wondering whether or not there’s something wrong with them. I know because I used to wonder the same thing. While in some cases, shaking in dogs is normal and far from dangerous, it can also be a sign … Read more

How To Comfort A Dog During Thunderstorms

how to comfort a dog during thunderstorms

Have you ever heard of Astraphobia? Apparently, dogs can be afraid of thunderstorms, too, and it’s probably more common than you think. So just before the summer is over, here are a few tips on how to comfort a dog during thunderstorms, including the best … Read more

How to Stop My Dog from Eating Poop Naturally?

how to stop my dog from eating poop naturally

When I saw my dog eating poop a few years back, I remember being shocked and disgusted at the same time. Strange as it may seem, eating stool isn’t an unusual thing in dogs. However, normal or not, all pet parents want to know is … Read more

Leaving a Puppy Alone at Home for the First Time

leaving a puppy alone at home for the first time

Leaving your puppy alone at home can be a very stressful experience, especially if you’re a first-time dog owner. But as much as we would like to be with our furry friends all the time, for most people, this is simply unrealistic. This reality creates … Read more

Why Does My Dog Sit on Me?

why does my dog sit on me

Doesn’t matter if they end up on our lap, at our feet, or on our head or chest–dogs like to be close to us for many reasons. Even if there’s a perfectly comfortable empty spot on the couch or a cozy dog bed just for … Read more

Why Do Dogs Chatter Their Teeth?

why do dogs chatter their teeth

Have you ever noticed how some dogs chatter their teeth, much like us when we’re cold? But dogs will still do it in 100-degree weather, so this must mean that they chatter their teeth for reasons other than feeling chilly, right? The short answer is … Read more

Why Does My Dog Sleep on My Pillow?

why does my dog sleep on my pillow

After a long hard day, nothing is better than coming home to your pet. It can strike a chord of jealousy, however, when your dog is peacefully curled up in the same spot where you left him several hours ago. Often times the place your … Read more

Why Do Dogs Sneeze When They Play?

why do dogs sneeze when they play

Have you ever noticed how dogs sneeze, wheeze, honk and snort when they feel playful or happy? Humans have many ways of showing enthusiasm, but sneezing isn’t typically one of them. Of course, just like us, the number one reason why dogs sneeze is because … Read more