Does your dog have dry, flaky skin? This is the home remedy our Veterinarian recommended for our dog… and it worked! It’s the best dog dry skin home remedy I’ve found so far — and the item is already in your pantry.
Labrador Retriever Dogs
Thinking of getting a Labrador Retriever? Known for their desire to please, this breed excels as a guide dog for the blind and thrives as part of search-and-rescue teams or in narcotics detection with law enforcement. Here are some important things that we've learned firsthand about Labrador Retrievers -- that you need to know before adopting one.
I’ve had dogs all my life. Only 3 of them had dew claws. Here’s what I’ve learned about removing dewclaws …and not removing them. Everything you need to know about dog dew claws, including when (or if) you should have them removed, plus recommendations from other dog experts and dog owners.
Does your dog have stinky ears? Ours does. Here’s the 2-step process my vet recommended to clean smelly dog ears AND treat a dog ear yeast infection. See the exact products my vet recommends, plus my personal experience following this dog ear infection remedy.
Thousands of dogs get the canine parvovirus each year. Of those, 15% will die. Without treatment, 100% will die. Here’s what you need to know about dog parvo disease including: the symptoms of parvo, how it’s spread, and the treatment for parvo. If you suspect that your dog is suffering from parvo, take your dog to the vet right away! Most deaths from the canine parvo virus occur within 48 to 72 hours.
Check out this collection of newborn and tiny puppy pictures. They’re from a bunch of different dog breeds, but they’re all of the ‘cute & cuddly’ variety. Cute puppy pics to make you smile…
Here’s how the personalities of various dog breeds are drastically different from one another. See how each breed of dog would respond to the question, ‘How many dogs does it take to change a light bulb?’
Do you have a mixed breed dog and want to know which breeds make up your dog’s genetic background? Maybe you were told that you have a purebred dog, but you’re not 100% sure yourself. The most accurate way to find the breed of your dog is to use a dog DNA testing kit. Here’s how it works.
Check out our big dog’s first meeting with a miniature dachshund. It was hilarious!
Meet Lynnette and Tim from Texas, and their many dogs…
Looking for a dog rescue facility? Thousands of dogs across America are available for rescue and adoption — you just need to know where to look! Fortunately, dog rescue groups exist to help you find the dog you’re looking for AND give a lonely dog a good home at the same time! Here’s a listing of the top 30 dog breeds in need of rescue, plus contact info for the official dog rescue groups for those breeds!
My sad tribute to our dog, Destin, who left this world way too soon. He was a good dog who did a lot of good dog things.
Black spots on your dog’s tongue are nothing more than a birthmark. It’s just another thing that makes your dog unique — not Chow. Here are some pictures of dogs with black tongues.
Enjoy the following pictures of dogs in all their glory – fast asleep and minding their own business!
Is yours the smartest dog in the world?… If it’s an Australian Cattle Dog, Rottweiler, Papillon, Labrador Retriever, Shetland Sheepdog, Doberman Pinscher, Golden Retriever, German Shepherd, Poodle, or Border Collie then it might be! But not if you have a Shih Tzu, Basset Hound, Mastiff, Pekingese, Bloodhound, Borzoi, Chow Chow, Bulldog, Basenji, or an Afghan Hound.
Jim had just returned home from a business trip. Destin was thrilled to hang out in the backyard with him for awhile & enjoy the sunny outdoors.
In addition to your standard pet tricks like sit, lie down, come, stay, catch, and roll over, we’ve managed to teach our dogs some more unusual ‘tricks’…
We have a fairly interesting method of naming our dogs. Most recently, the last 4 have all been named after cities or states — places that has special meaning, and seemed to fit each dog’s personality.
From birth to old age, here’s everything you could want to know about our three dogs: an American Eskimo dog, a Golden Retriever-Black Lab mix, and a Great Pyrenees-Black Lab mix. How & when we got them, what each breed’s temperament is like, and what each of their likes and dislikes are.
Pictures and details about how we got our newest puppy — a Great Pyrenees/Black Lab mix. He was a Christmas puppy.
Tenor was born on November 3, 2005. We were looking for a playmate for Destin at the time because we realized that Jersey was getting old and probably wouldn’t be around to keep Destin company much longer. We hand-picked little Tenor from a litter in a nearby town at 6 weeks of age. We finally […]
Following are some of our favorite photos of our dog, Destin. He’s part Black Lab, part Golden Retriever. We found him under a dumpster. We Used A Crate For Destin Since we both worked full-time, neither of us was going to be home to train Destin throughout the day. So we decided to try […]
Destin was a sickly pup the day Jim brought him home. It was May 21, 2003. Seeing Destin in Jim’s arms when I got home from work was a complete surprise to me. And hearing his story was even more touching… Jim found Destin under a dumpster near his work. He was sickly and skinny. […]