Архивы за месяц November, 2010

Though children are told never to feed the dog from the dinner table in recent years veterinarians have begun to rethink this advice

Though children are told never to feed the dog from the dinner table in recent years veterinarians have begun to rethink this advice. While they still recommend that you feed your pet commercial dry and canned foods, they now believe that a healthy alternative is to use a combination feeding method. What is combination feeding? [...]

So you treat your dogs very well

So you treat your dogs very well. You give them their routine bath, the monthly visit to the vet and of course provide the medications that are prescribed to prevent any kind of skin inflammation or infections. But did you know that in spite of the best precautionary measures, dogs of any breed can easily [...]

We want our dogs to defend our home, alert us to strange noises, deter burglars, and yet be friendly to all our visitors

We want our dogs to defend our home, alert us to strange noises, deter burglars, and yet be friendly to all our visitors. Not surprisingly, they sometimes make errors of judgement and do not always differentiate. Territorial behavior develops as puppies mature. Therefore, if your puppy does not bark when the doorbell rings, do not [...]

Okay, so you made the biggest and greatest decision of your life

Okay, so you made the biggest and greatest decision of your life. You bought a puppy. Oh so cute and those early months were they not wonderful and pure delight? We will ignore the little accidents on the carpet, everyone makes mistakes sometimes! Remember when all your family and friends laughed when that cute bundle [...]

African grey parrots are very intelligent

African Grey parrots are very intelligent. It has been said that they have an intellect similar to that of dolphins and chimpanzees. African Grey parrots have the ability to mimic up to 2,000 different sounds. They can understand the use of many words they learn, and are known to be the best talking parrots. Einstein, [...]