Simply For Dogs - Page 68 of 81 - Blog

Caesarean Section as an Alternative to Natural Whelping

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

I remember when Janice was pregnant with her first litter. I was a total mess the whole time, reading compulsively about nutrition for the pregnant bitch, taking her temperature practically every five

Continue reading

9 Reasons to Confine Your Dog in the Car, or at Least Teach Him Good Car Manners

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

Yesterday, Debbie arrived at the dog park with her beagle, Chuck. I have to say they’re both looking really good these days. They’ve both been dieting and getting more exercise, so I guess I’m going

Continue reading

9 Strategies for Building Confidence in Your Dog

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

My Janice has always been a very confident dog. Leroy is another story. In his puppy hood, all I had to do was accidentally drop a spoon on the floor behind him to send him skittering off behind the sofa

Continue reading

7 Facts About Service Dogs and Their Handlers, and Why Faking It is Not Cool

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

There is an elderly gentleman who walks by the dog park every day when I’m down there hanging out with Al, Debbie, and whoever else happens to come by. The man is obviously blind, and he walks with the

Continue reading

5 Psychiatric Conditions in Humans, and How Dogs Can Help

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

If you get out of the house at all, you have almost certainly at one time or another seen a blind person walking or riding the bus in the company of a service dog. And you may also have heard about the

Continue reading

Elective Surgery and Your Dog

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

About a year ago, Janice and Leroy got into a spat. Now, these are two dogs that just go together like bread and butter, peanut butter and jelly, skates and ice – you get the idea. They sleep together

Continue reading

7 Ways You Can Be an Advocate for Your Dog

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

I have a friend, Nelson, whose son has osteogenesis imperfects – you may know it by its more common name, brittle bone disease. Without a lot of adaptive methods, Dylan would be largely unable to participate

Continue reading

7 Great Homemade Dog Food Recipes (Video)

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

I really wish I were independently wealthy – of course pretty much everybody wishes that, I suppose. If I won the Power ball tomorrow, I’d buy myself a huge house on acres and acres of land, and have

Continue reading

Wolves and Wolf Hybrids as Pets (Video)

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

Have you ever thought about a wolf, or wolf/dog hybrid as a pet? Certainly, they are very popular, but how big is the divide between our domesticated friends and their wild ancestors? Are these animals

Continue reading

Dogs in Different Cultures

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFO.

These days, we’re hearing Donald Trump go on and on about immigration, and cultures that he thinks are dangerous. They hate us, they don’t share our values, they’re undesirable – on and on he goes.

Continue reading
1 66 67 68 69 70 81