Choosing the right dog breed

Did you know that there are literally hundreds of different dog breeds? When you decide to get a dog, choosing the right breed of dog for you and your family is essential. With so many different dog breeds available, this can become a daunting task. Fortunately, there are ways you can narrow down your options a bit, which makes everything […]

Scenic Roads to See Fall Colors in Northern California

Although the northeast fall is something to behold, the west coast also has something spectacular to offer when it comes to fall colors. The changing colors of autumn leaves have to do with changing temperature and altitude, so the colors often peak at different times in different regions. To make sure you don’t miss out on the best parts of […]

Siberian Husky Cage Training

Millions of Americans across the country want to learn how to cage train their Siberian husky. The main reason to learn how to crate your husky is to be able to leave it in a separate room or cage while you leave the house. By properly training your husky, getting out of the house can help reduce anxiety and destructive […]

Is a Bavarian Mountain Hound the dog for you?

I had never heard of a Bavarian Mountain Hound before my partner Anton broached the subject of getting one. We already had two black Labradors, a terrier and two cats. As for me, our family of animals was complete. All of our animals worked. The two Labradors worked with Anton during bird season to retrieve pheasants, woodcocks, snipe, and ducks. […]

Is Your Yorkshire Terrier Obsessed?

Yorkshire Terriers are cute little terriers that can be a bit “quirky.” Trying to determine if the Yorkie is just “being a Yorkie” or obsessed can be relatively simple, and well … fun! That wacky, quirky behavior could also be due to serious medical issues. Here are some tips to help you understand Yorkie behavior. Known Yorkie’s behaviors include digging […]

What kind of dog is Benji?

Benji was the name of a canine character in several very popular movies. The dogs that played Benji were so cute and so smart that it’s only natural that many people want a dog like him. So what kind of dog is Benji, anyway? Unfortunately, answering that question is not as easy as it sounds, because the dogs that played […]

How to care for Betta fish

Betta fish or Siamese fighting fish are very popular pets. Not only are they the beautiful ones with their long tails, but they also have great personalities. Bettas are often referred to as “scaly cats and dogs” under water. Although they have a great personality, they tend to be aggressive towards other bettas (male and female alike), which is why […]

Wooden dog kennels: where to put your dog kennel

It is not clear whether dogs prefer wooden dog houses or a different material, however the most universal dog house is built of wood, just like our houses! Most small dogs live indoors, so a doghouse is usually not a problem. Medium and large sized dogs often live outdoors in their own wooden dog houses. Finding a large dog house […]