Patterdale Terrier: Meet The Breed

There are many unregistered but pureblooded dog breeds globally, and the Patterdale Terrier is one of them. These feisty little dogs are relatively popular across the UK, which is not a huge surprise since that is the place of their origin. Patterdale Terriers are fascinating small dogs, but they have a long road ahead of them if they want to achieve full international recognition. These dogs enjoyed relatively high popularity in the UK’s farming circles, and even today, these dogs love being employed as versatile working dogs. They are your typical terriers - active, friendly, and inquisitive. Here is...

Labradoodle vs Goldendoodle

Designer breeds are becoming increasingly more popular, and none more so than the Labradoodle and the Goldendoodle. These two crossbreeds have been winning hearts all over the world. They might be similar since they share one of the parent breeds, but there are also some key differences.  If you are looking into these two popular hybrids, you will probably want to learn as much as you can about them before deciding on one or the other. Here is what you need to know about the comparison between the Labradoodle and Goldendoodle. Pedigree When talking about any hybrid, first, we need to mention the basics....

Puppy Shot Schedule: All About Vaccines

From the first moment, your new puppy arrives at your home, you will know they are completely dependant on you. It is your job to keep them as healthy as possible, and getting all the puppy shots within the recommended schedule is the most important thing you should do. Other things will include getting them a healthy, balanced diet, plenty of toys, and enough daily activities so they don't get bored and destructive. Many diseases can hurt our puppies, and the good news is - they are preventable. If you keep to the puppy shot schedule, there is no reason you should be scared of any of these diseases. Th...

Can Dogs Eat Salmon?

Salmon is considered one of the healthiest foods for humans; some even call it a superfood. But what’s the case when it comes to dogs? Well, the situation is pretty similar, and salmon is hugely beneficial for dogs. Salmon makes excellent dog food, and some premium dog foods include salmon. There is a good reason for that, and it is mostly because salmon is an excellent protein source. Many dogs, especially smaller breeds and crossbreeds, have chicken allergies. Salmon makes a fantastic alternative, and you will probably see the many benefits your dog will receive from switching to this type of dog food...

What Are Low-Energy Dog Breeds?

Some of us prefer having a low-energy dog, and that is completely OK. Some owners love going on adventures, hiking, beach days, or jogging, and getting an energetic breed is necessary. If you are the type that falls into this category, we suggest checking out the list of most active dog breeds. These days, life can be pretty fast, and some of us prefer spending our free time in the comfort of our own home. It would be a shame if we couldn’t enjoy the amazing dog company because of our lifestyle. Luckily, there are plenty of low-energy dog breeds that will prefer this lifestyle over the one that involves...

Can Dogs Eat Cashews?

Cashew nuts are popular and tasty treats we as humans adore. If you have a dog, you probably noticed that your dog would like to snack on anything you are snacking, but first, you should find out if your dog can eat cashew nuts. The shortest possible answer would be - yes. Cashew nuts are safe for dogs. However, there are some things you should know before feeding your dog this delightful little nut. We snooped around a bit and found out everything you need to know about feeding your dog cashews. Let's dig in. Are cashew nuts safe for dogs? Unlike many other nuts, cashew nuts are safe for your dog to ea...

Pumpkin For Dogs: Why You Should Have It At Home

It would be fantastic if there was a natural remedy for dog diarrhea and constipation, but that sounds like a fairytale, doesn’t it? Well, pumpkin is an excellent remedy for both of those things. Not only that, pumpkin is full of beneficial nutrients and provides our dogs with all sorts of benefits. Pumpkin is something all dog owners should have at home. It will be an excellent ally for different health issues your dog might experience, both minor and major. Luckily, most dog owners share this common knowledge about pumpkins for dogs, and here is what you need to know about its health benefits. Nutrien...

Meet The Newest AKC-Recognized Breed - The Biewer Terrier

The American Kennel Club hit the 2021 ground running, and on January 4th, they have fully accepted and registered the Biewer Terrier as a part of their Toy Group. If you think these dogs look a bit like their more famous cousin, the Yorkshire Terrier, you are right. This is a breed that came to life from two Yorkies with recessive genes. If you are like us, and you are a Toy breed fan, you’ll love the adorable little Biewer. They combine all the best traits from terriers and companion dogs from which they were created. Here is what you need to know about AKC’s 197th registered dog breed. How did Biewers...

Most Loyal Dog Breeds In The World

There is nothing cuter than a dog that is happy to see its owner return from a trip, or even from a day in the office. Most owners think that their dogs are the most loyal dog in the world, but according to experts, some breeds have a specific tendency to be extremely loyal to their families and owners. Loyal dogs can make excellent pets, but they can also become overly possessive, jealous, and develop behavioral issues that need to be sorted. Nobody wants to end up with a possessive dog that attacks everyone and everything that comes close to their families. Having a loyal dog can be great, but be prep...

How To Help Your Dog In Case Of Earthquake

Living through an earthquake is a traumatic experience for our dogs and for us. A million thoughts and feelings are running through our minds, and often, we forget that our dogs got scared. Not being able to help or calm our beloved pet is another feeling we don’t need after a catastrophic event like an earthquake, so here are some helpful tips that will let you know how to help your dog in the aftermath. But first, we need to understand where their fear comes from. Why are dogs scared of earthquakes? All animals are scared of earthquakes, and it seems as they are more sensitive to them than we are. It...