Author: Danielle

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Dog Health

Everything You Need to Know About Pink Dog Noses

The black cute nose is a loved canine feature and it’s the most common color you will see. But just like different coat colors, your dog can have different nasal tones. There are five main nose variations: black, liver (pink), blue, dudley and butterfly. Genes directly affect the coloring of a dog’s nose but also […]

Facts You Didn't Know About Doxen Dachshunds
Dog Breeds

10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Doxen (Dachshunds)

The Dachshund also called Doxin Dog or short Doxen/Doxie is known for his famous short legs and long body. They were originally bred in Germany 300 years ago to hunt badgers which gave them their unique name: Dachs = badger + Hund = hound/dog ‚á® Dachshund means “badger dog”. But they were not always referred […]

can you cut dog whiskers
Dog Health

Can You Cut or Trim Your Dog’s Whiskers?

Depending on your dog’s breed and coat type, grooming might be a weekly topic including brushing, combing and trimming nails or fur. But what about the prominent wiry hairs that surround your dog’s face? Vibrissae (whiskers) typically grow around the muzzle, the cheeks, the chin and on both corners of the eyebrows. They are thicker […]

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Dog Training

10 Tips On How to Discipline Your Dog

Disciplining your dog is an important part of training and when done the right way, it will ensure better behavior and stronger communication. Most people think about discipline as punishment but it’s a crucial behavior forming process that is necessary for everyday situations. Your dog will learn to differentiate between right or wrong, something that […]

best dog cones after surgery
Dog Products

5 Best Dog Cones After Surgery in 2020

If your dog ever had a surgery in his life, your vet will probably recommend wearing the dreaded plastic cone. The dog cone, also known as Elizabethan collar (e-collar) or cone of shame, is a medical tool created to prevent licking and chewing on a fresh incision. Many dog owners are extremely reluctant and can’t […]

can dogs drink tea
Dog Food

Can Dogs Drink Tea?

During the cold months of the winter, there is nothing better than cuddling up in a warm blanket with a cup of tea. Besides the many health benefits of herbal tea, it also helps to get us through the flu season. A week ago, my dog Amalia got pretty sick and I thought about every […]

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Dog Health

Do Dogs Have Lips?

Humans, like many animals, have a visible and distinctive looking upper and lower lip which is separated from the cheeks. But when you look at your dog, you won’t be able to locate them immediately. Do dogs even have lips or is the Canis lupus a lipless race? Dog Mouth Anatomy When looking at a […]

puppy won't sleep through the night
Puppy Training

Help! My Puppy Won’t Sleep Through the Night

I know why you are here. Your adorable puppy has just arrived yesterday and you couldn’t be more excited about dog parenthood. The day went quite smoothly with a bit of playtime, exercise and a lot of potty breaks. But then bedtime arrived and your furry baby grew tiny horns and prepared itself to rip […]

training a growly dog
Dog Training

7 Steps to Train a Growly & Reactive Dog

Taking your dog out for a quick and relaxing stroll through the park is a day to day situation to some and a nightmare to others. Your dog might be the sweetest and most perfect family companion at home but once you set a foot outside the door, he turns into a growling little devil. […]

Why Does My Dog Sleep on My Pillow
Dog Training

Why Does My Dog Sleep on My Pillow? + How to Stop It

45% of dog owners let their pets sleep in their beds. While it may be soothing for some to have a warm cloud resting in your bed, many others suffer from insomnia. Especially large breeds can easily roll over your whole body, hog your blanket or sleep on your pillow. I couldn’t imagine sleeping in […]