Pet Guides Pet Guides Copyright by en Mon, 17 Jun 2024 19:24:56 -0400 Pomsky Dog Breed Even among people interested in our four-legged friends, not everyone has heard of the Pomsky. No wonder - this is a new breed of dog, bred recently, but has already caused quite a stir. So, meet the Pomsky, a mix of husky and spitz. Characteristics of pomsky - character and temperament It should be said at once that the Pomsky, like practically any litter of different breeds, has an unstable character. Too little time has passed since the breed was]]> Guide Editor Tue, 20 Feb 2024 22:55:03 -0500 Holistic Nutrition for Furry Friends Guide Editor Wed, 20 Sep 2023 22:49:19 -0400 How to Care for Your Pet Jumping Spider: A Comprehensive Guide Jumping spiders, particularly the Phidippus Regius, also known as the Regal Jumping Spider, have become increasingly popular as pets. These small, intelligent creatures are known for their friendly and outgoing nature, making them the perfect beginner species for those interested in keeping spiders as pets. This article will delve into the captivating world of pet jumping spiders, covering everything from their behavior and care to their unique characteris]]> Guide Editor Sat, 29 Jul 2023 04:22:47 -0400 Pet Abandonment Laws: What You Need to Know Understanding the legal aspects of pet ownership, particularly pet abandonment, can be complex. To help you navigate this landscape, we've compiled a comprehensive Q&A guide that addresses some of the most common questions related to pet abandonment laws. Q: What is pet abandonment? Pet abandonment is a term that describes a situation where a pet is left without adequate care, supervision, or resources for an extended period. This could mean leaving]]> Guide Editor Sat, 29 Jul 2023 04:10:41 -0400 8 Tips to Make Traveling with Pets Easier Traveling with our furry friends is an exciting experience that also requires careful preparation. Whether you’re traveling for hours on the open road or flying to a new country, there are definitely things you can do to make the traveling experience easier and less stressful for you and your pet. We’ll dive into everything from packing the right essentials like a pet hair brush that can travel with you to helping acclimate your pet to travel in advance.]]> Guide Editor Fri, 28 Jul 2023 22:38:20 -0400 Long Distance Travel with Pets: The Ultimate Guide For pet owners, leaving your furry companion behind when you set off on a long road trip can be heartbreaking. Why miss out on the adventure and quality time together simply because you're traveling far from home? With the right preparation and planning, you can easily bring your pets along in the car for a fun and memorable trip. Planning Ahead for Long Distance Travel with Pets Before any long distance journey with pets, proper planning is crucial.]]> Guide Editor Thu, 20 Jul 2023 23:44:11 -0400 The Importance of Keeping Your Yard Clean for Your Pet's Health Guide Editor Mon, 13 Mar 2023 22:50:44 -0400 Essential Factors in Selecting the Best Food for Pocket Bullies Don't be fooled by the term "pocket" in its name, as it is an energetic and fiercely loyal dog. For those who are asking, what is a Pocket Bully, it is a miniature version of the beloved American Bullies. It is a cross between an American Bully and a Patterdale Terrier. It is four to eight inches smaller than its purebred counterparts, but it is also a robust grower, as it can grow up to 16 inches tall. Although most major kennel clubs don't recognize]]> Guide Editor Sat, 04 Mar 2023 08:24:35 -0500 7 Best Pet Items to Donate As a pet owner, you might run into a time where you no longer need the items your pet has. There are lots of reasons for this, such as they’ve grown older, they’ve passed away or even if they just need a refresh of their current pieces. Either way, you can donate some of their used items to a local shelter or your local thrift store. Considering there are over 3,000 animal shelters around the nation, there’s no shortage of places you can take your gently]]> Guide Editor Mon, 28 Nov 2022 23:02:55 -0500 Dog-Friendly Travel Hotels  Source  Often people can't take their furry friends with them on vacations if only because there aren’t reputable hotels that allow them to keep their dogs by their side. Looking for reliable hotels is as difficult as one may expect; however, when you have the help of this article, you will pick from the best dog-friendly hotels in California.  Dog-Friendly Travel Hotels  Not being able to invite your dog and make memories with them only because there]]> Guide Editor Fri, 18 Nov 2022 23:06:55 -0500 Why You Should Get a Personal Protection Dog Getting a personal protection dog is necessary for the security of your home. If you want the utmost safety for your home, getting a personal protection dog would be best. They are trained and skilled enough to easily protect their owners from threats and unwanted visitors. Many people fear personal protection dogs, assuming they are harmful and violent; this is a common misconception, but it couldn't be farther from the truth. They are bred and trained]]> Guide Editor Sun, 13 Nov 2022 22:34:22 -0500 8 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Safe and Happy in Hot Temperatures As summer begins and the temperatures rise, many dog owners are understandably concerned about keeping their dogs safe in hotter temperatures. Unfortunately, dogs are susceptible to heat since they can’t sweat, so dog parents need to be extra vigilant about keeping them cool on hot days. Here are eight tips to keep your dog safe, happy, and healthy in hot temperatures: Never leave them in a parked car. You should never, ever leave your dog in a parked]]> Guide Editor Wed, 13 Jul 2022 23:32:24 -0400 15 Helpful Pet Parenting Hacks Source: Olena Yakobchuk/ Pet parents everywhere will love these hacks to make their lives easier. These hacks have you covered, from tips on reducing time spent on pet care to advice on finding the best dog supplies around. So read on and be prepared to be amazed. Without further ado, here are fifteen helpful pet parenting hacks: 1) Stop Shopping in Stores – Time to Go Online! If you’re still running to the pet store every time your dog]]> Guide Editor Tue, 21 Jun 2022 23:53:01 -0400 How Can You Help Your Dog and Cat Become Friends? Always had a cat and now you’ve brought home a dog or vice versa?  And, you’re wondering how you can help your dog and cat become friends? Both species are known to be at each other’s throats most of the time. And, that’s not surprising either because a cat sees a dog as a threat, while a dog usually views a cat as a rival for its owner’s attention. But through all the growls, snarls, hisses, and yaps, your tabby and tyke can be trained to live]]> Guide Editor Tue, 20 Jul 2021 06:56:04 -0400 Why is my puppy pooping blood? Seeing blood in your pet’s stool is often nerve wracking and worrying.  It’s a disturbing experience for the dog and also the pet owner who has to clean it up or witness the puppy suffering.  But what exactly does bloody diarrhea in puppies mean? Could it be a serious condition that requires immediate medical attention or can I wait it out to see if it goes away? These are just a few of the question that may run through your mind during such a situation. ]]> Guide Editor Sun, 01 Nov 2020 22:20:35 -0500 How to prevent dog bites (and costly lawsuits) Dogs are adorable pets and testimony to this is the fact that 90 million dogs in the U.S. have been adopted by families as household pets. While dogs have the reputation of being loyal, friendly, selfless and protective, there is a flipside that people should be wary of. Dogs can cause harm by biting people. Unfortunately, the bite is quite dangerous because it can result in a preventable viral disease known as rabies if the dog has not been vaccinated]]> Guide Editor Wed, 22 Apr 2020 00:31:21 -0400 Be aware of horse wounds and address it well Guide Editor Wed, 28 Nov 2018 09:31:18 -0500 Seven Simple Tricks to Get Your Dog to Eat Getting your dog to eat is a simple matter of figuring out how your dog would like to eat. What are their patterns, and how much energy do they have? Some dogs need to eat several times a day, and other dogs need to eat just once or twice a day. You can take all this information into consideration when you are looking to make your dog as healthy as possible. You will get amazing results because your dog has been given the best possible food. They will]]> Guide Editor Wed, 21 Nov 2018 04:38:12 -0500 When and How to Switch Your Dog Food Imagine eating the exact same meal all day, every day, with the only addition to your monotonous diet being a glass of water. This is not only boring but can also cause harm by not providing all the vitamins and nutrients you need to stay healthy. Unfortunately, for most dogs out there, this is the very situation they’re put in. Royalty Free Photo It’s important to ensure that your dog receives everything they need from their diet as they grow older.]]> Guide Editor Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:41:07 -0500 What to Consider Before Getting Yourself a Pet Horse Guide Editor Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:14:45 -0400