Should You Buy a Dog Without a Pedigree?

01.08.2020. 20:21:12

All of us that went through the process of getting a dog, know that the first step we all need to take is to decide what dog breed we would like to get. For most of us, that is the most important thing and we already start imagining ourselves with our new best friend. The next step is deciding whether to rescue a dog from a shelter or to buy a pureblooded dog. Saving a dog’s life is certainly one of the nicest things you could possibly do. Many of us prefer adopting and would never buy a dog and some of us prefer buying. If you decide to adopt, you will do a beautiful thing and will probably get a dog t...

Dog Supplies Shopping Tips For First Time Dog Parents

14.07.2020. 20:59:36

Adopting a dog means having another companion at home. It comes with a lot of daily responsibilities. You have to bath, feed, and play with them, just like how you take care of a family member. You’ll get to have new additions in your house, as well. While you may not want to purchase every item your dog needs at first, it’s a good idea to know the basics. Before shopping any dog supply, here are some tips you need to keep in mind: Kennels Setting up a crate is important before bringing a dog home. Your dog needs it for its personal space and potty training later. Before buying a kennel, consider your...

How To Prepare For A Dog Beach Day

23.06.2020. 20:11:01

Summertime is here and nice weather has returned. It is that time of the year when we can enjoy many activities with our dogs in the beautiful weather and one of our favorite activities is taking our dog to the beach. Usually, dogs love beach days, some love running in the sand and others love swimming. Before you take your dog for a beach day, make sure you are aware of potential problems or hidden dangers that you could face during your trip to the beach. 1. Check if your dog is a swimmer The first thing you should do is determine if your dog is a swimmer. Some dog breeds like the Newfoundland or Labr...

Dog breeders - everything you need to know

26.04.2020. 12:54:01

If you decided to buy a dog, the most important thing you will face is how to find a good and responsible dog breeder. In today's world, many people call themself breeders, but all they care about is earning some easy money. After you made a decision that you want to find a dog don't rush things. You will need to consider many things before you bring your new dog home. Dog breeders' job isn't only matting two dogs and sells puppies. They need to know about canine genetics so they can breed dogs if they want to secure desired traits, characteristics, and temperament of the puppies. Everybody can breed tw...

10 Things You Should Never Do To Your Dog

21.03.2020. 13:15:10

Dogs have lived with humans for almost 15.000 years and through that time dogs became a “man’s best friend". Sometimes living with dogs can be challenging. If you are a new dog owner and are just getting used to living with your four-legged best friend here are 10 things you should really keep in mind for the sake of both you and your dog. 1. Do not give your dog chocolate - giving your dog chocolate can have devastating consequences. Chocolate contains a chemical called theobromine and humans can easily metabolize theobromine while dogs cannot. It takes dogs a lot of time to metabolize it and ingesting...

5 Puppy Training Tips

20.03.2020. 21:11:07

Here are some tips and tricks on how to train your puppy. It is important to know that some breeds learn quicker than others and you should adjust training to the specific breed. It is important to start training as soon as your puppy arrives home. There are also things you should know about how to raise a puppy. Help them get adjusted and feel as comfortable as possible since being removed from his mother and littermates can be a stressful time for a puppy.  1. Warm water and a ticking clock Not many people know this but giving your new puppy a warm bottle of water represents the body warmth of his lit...

Puppies for sale

19.03.2020. 08:50:35

Searching for puppies for sale is not easy as you may think. There are many important things you should do and consider before you start searching for your new companion. We advise you not to rush and to inform yourself so both you and your future dog will be happy. Here is a list of things you should do if you want to buy a puppy. Are You Ready to buy a dog? If you want to buy a dog the most important thing you ask yourself is Am I ready for a dog? Dog ownership is a life-changing experience and you need to be sure that now is the right time for you to bring your new companion home. To be sure that you...

How to raise a puppy?

15.03.2020. 15:18:36

So you have decided to get a puppy. That is great news! You are getting a new family member that is going to love and adore you until the end of their lives. If you have decided what kind of a puppy you will get that is great. It means you have thought about your free time, lifestyle, how much time you can spend with your puppy every day and many more things. One of the first things you have to decide is: Will I get a purebred puppy or should I get a puppy from a dog shelter. There are pros and cons to both decisions. When getting a purebred dog you basically know what the size of that puppy will be and...

Having a dog and working full-time

27.12.2019. 12:14:21

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, and being a dog owner and a person with a busy, time-consuming job at the same time is really hard. Dogs are social animals and don’t like to be alone. Although it is not recommended to leave a dog alone for more than four hours tops, sometimes that is inevitable. If you are just thinking of buying a dog, it is very important that you can reconcile your business responsibilities with the obligations that dog ownership has. There are many other factors to consider before you decide to buy a dog to make sure that both you and your dog are happy. With these few tricks,...

Buying a dog from a breeder

14.12.2019. 14:12:41

If you choose to buy a purebred dog, the most important thing is to be responsible and find a reputable breeder. Be patient, avoid backyard breeders, and never buy a dog from puppy mills - these puppies have unknown backgrounds and may be unhealthy. First of all, the breeder you choose should have specific papers proving that he is qualified to breed animals and he needs to show you those papers. If he can’t or won’t show them to you, turn around without buying a puppy and report a breeder to the relative authorities.  Breeding documents Every breeder should have a license to breed any kind of animal. Y...