Puppy Feeding Fundamentals

Puppy Feeding Fundamentals In order for small puppies to grow into healthy adults, a corresponding diet is of great importance. Here are the basic guidelines relating to young canine feeding and their special nutrition requirements.  Every puppy needs healthy and tasty food. Moreover, puppies are highly dependent on various nutrients and vitamins within the food, since...

Early castration in dogs

Early castration in dogs: benefits and risks

Early castration in dogs: benefits and risks Early castration in dogs is definitely a controversial topic. Moreover, early spay and neuter in dogs is controversially discussed. In order to protect the overall health of dogs (males and females), it is very important to consider the appropriate age at which a dog should be castrated. Cats are...

Sleep deprivation in dogs

Sleep deprivation in dogs: Underestimated Risk

Sleep deprivation in dogs: Underestimated Risk Sleep deprivation in dogs is a serious matter that can be life-threatening at worst. It is extremely important that dogs get enough rest, since those that lose sleep tend to be rather groggy. As a dog owner, you should always ensure a restful sleep for your pet. Otherwise, it will...

Border Collie

Top 10 Smartest Dog Breeds

Top 10 Smartest Dog Breeds There are some breeds that are considered highly intelligent. They enjoy learning and need in addition to the physical movement of a mental occupation. Of course, the intelligence of each dog is individual – if your dog breed is not listed here, this does not mean that your dog is...

Keeshond

Keeshond: Education and Training of Dogs

Keeshond: Education and Training of dogs The Keeshond is a loveable, affectionate and confident dog who still has many other positive properties. The Keeshond education you should pay particular attention to ensure that your fur tufts become a happy and balanced dog. The story of the Wolf Spitz ‘or Keeshond goes way back. In the Middle Ages...

Dog or Baby What should come first

Dog or Baby: What should come first?

Dog or Baby: What should come first? Dog or baby? That is the question, at least when animal lovers and dogs are in the phase of family planning with their partners. The decision is not easy … Finally talk both good reasons, only to pick up the four-legged friends into the house, but also for the only...

American Akita

American Akita

AMERICAN AKITA DOG BREED DESCRIPTION: The Akita Inu and American Akita were until 1956 a common race. Later, both lines were grown individually. Since 2000, both lines are recognized as a distinct breed. The American Akita and the Japanese Akita belong to, in principle, the same race. Actually, the American Akita is a Japanese breed...