201.||Do Pets and Apartments Mix? by Kyle Thomas Haley|
If you're a pet owner who is considering a move to an apartment there are certain things you must be keep in mind. First, whether or not your pet will be accepted by most landlords depends primarily on the type, size and personality of your pet.
[Added: 11 Jan 2006 Hits: 278 Words: 560]
202.||Dog House Training - How To House Train Your Dog by John Clatts|
House Training Your Dog
The absolute first thing you must train your dog to do is is housebreaking No, no, you don’t teach your dog how to break into your house when you forget your keys. Housebreaking means he must learn where and when he ...
[Added: 10 Jan 2006 Hits: 237 Words: 540]
203.||Mealtime is the Perfect Time - for Dog Training, That Is by O'Neal Hendrix|
Eating is one of the most primal activities for dogs. They love it, and they have respect for whoever gives them food (the leader in the pack). You can use your "power" of being pack leader to enhance your dog training efforts - ...
[Added: 06 Jan 2006 Hits: 263 Words: 695]
204.||Free Dog Training Tips: Easy Steps to YOU Leading the Pack, part 3 by O'Neal Hendrix|
[This article is the third in a 3-part series about changing dog behavior using positive dog training methods.]
Be a leader, a dog will follow.
KING AND QUEENIE: RECAP
From the first article, remember King and his dominant dog behavior? King was the ...
[Added: 29 Dec 2005 Hits: 257 Words: 798]
205.||Free Dog Training Tips: Easy Steps to YOU Leading the Pack, part 2 by O'Neal Hendrix|
[This article is the second in a 3-part series about changing dog behavior using positive dog training methods.]
Be a leader, a dog will follow.
RECALL KING'S FAMILY
From the last article, remember King and his dominant dog behavior? King ...
[Added: 22 Dec 2005 Hits: 303 Words: 694]
206.||Dog Training Secrets by Hannah Spencer|
Every dog and every dog owner has his or her own unique dog training challenges. Each breed of dog has a different temperament as does each individual dog. And dog owners are no different. Despite ...
[Added: 22 Dec 2005 Hits: 219 Words: 593]
207.||Tips on Moving with Pets by Kyle Thomas Haley|
If you're a pet owner and are planning to move to a new home, remember that moving can be even more stressful for your animals than it is for you. But there are several things you can do to make it easier on your dog or cat.
[Added: 21 Dec 2005 Hits: 315 Words: 805]
208.||Things You Should Know About Your Dog - But Don't Want To Talk About! by Edwina Hanson|
When you decided to get a dog, I'll bet you daydreamed about the great times
you'd have with your new best friend. However, there are many things that you
need to consider in order to keep your pooch happy and ...
[Added: 21 Dec 2005 Hits: 250 Words: 746]
209.||Important nutritional information on cat food by Jay Moncliff|
Cat Food Fact #1 Cats must get their Protein
Protein is crucial for your cat’s health, and generally comes from fish, meat or poultry. Advertisers will often say their brand is beef, turkey or mackerel flavoured, but it may ...
[Added: 17 Dec 2005 Hits: 335 Words: 353]
210.||Free Dog Training Tips: Easy Steps to YOU Leading the Pack, part 1 by O'Neal Hendrix|
BE A LEADER, A DOG WILL FOLLOW.
Hum, what does that mean?! Simply put, if you lead the pack, your dog will follow you to the ends of the earth. Some basic and easy adjustments in your dog training routine can result in huge changes in dog ...
[Added: 15 Dec 2005 Hits: 254 Words: 763]
211.||Boxer Dog Training by David Chandler|
The Boxer is an amazing dog and is extremely playful, energetic and definitely a handful (in a good way of course). This breed if dog is extremely loyal and when a friendship is built it lasts ...
[Added: 13 Dec 2005 Hits: 250 Words: 506]
212.||Basic Dog Training by David Chandler|
"Why does your dog sit when you tell him to and mine doesn't?", "How can your dog heel to you like that?" "Wow! He comes when you tell him to" - Sound familiar? If it does, you need to invest some time into a little bit of ...
[Added: 10 Dec 2005 Hits: 264 Words: 476]
213.||Dog training basics - preventing unwanted urination by Barry Gilbert|
Problems with inappropriate urination are some of the
most commonly encountered by dog owners. As a matter of
fact, inappropriate urination and defecation is the most
frequently cited reason that owners surrender their
animals to shelters.
Before you can address problems ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 292 Words: 587]
214.||Dog Training - Dealing with Separation Anxiety by Barry Gilbert|
Separation anxiety, also known in the dog training world
as owner absent misbehavior, is one of the most
frequently encountered problems in the world of dog
training. Separation anxiety can manifest itself in many
different ways, including chewing, destroying the owner's
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 317 Words: 589]
215.||Crate training for dogs and puppies by Barry Gilbert|
Crate training is one of the most effective ways of
house breaking any puppy or dog. Crate training is very
efficient, and very effective, since it uses the natural
instinct of the dog to achieve the desired result of a
clean house and a well trained dog.
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 307 Words: 766]
216.||Dog training - dealing with house training issues by Barry Gilbert|
The best house training uses the dogs own instincts to
avoid soiling its bed to train the dog where and where
not to eliminate. That is the basis behind crate
training, in which the dog is confined to its crate in
the absence ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 259 Words: 625]
217.||Dog training - house training your dog by Barry Gilbert|
House training is one of the most important parts of
training any dog to be a valued part of the family. As
with many other aspects of dog training, the best way to
house train a dog is to use the dog's own nature to your
The great ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 243 Words: 806]
218.||Dog training with a training collar or choke collar by Barry Gilbert|
The basic dog training collar goes by many names,
including choke collar, choke chain, training collar,
correction collar and slip collar. These training
collars are among the most popular and most commonly used
tools with both amateur and professional dog trainers.
While a training collar ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 271 Words: 740]
219.||Dog training with a head collar by Barry Gilbert|
The head collar has become an increasingly popular dog
training tool in the past couple of years. Two of the
most well known brands of head collar on the market are
the Gentle Leader and the ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 238 Words: 618]
220.||Dog training -training for proper dog behavior by Barry Gilbert|
There are many reasons for teaching proper dog behavior,
and teaching such behavior has many benefits for both the
human and canine partners. Dog behavior training is
vital to such life and death issues as preventing
aggression, controlling dog on dog aggression ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 267 Words: 635]
221.||Dog training basics - training the new puppy by Barry Gilbert|
Bringing home a new puppy is always an exciting time for
the entire family. Getting that new puppy off the right
start with proper training is very important to making
that puppy a valued member of his human ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 231 Words: 621]
222.||Dog training - Leash/collar training by Barry Gilbert|
There are many different styles of dog training, and
finding the one that works best for you is important for
creating a dog that is a talented, loyal and faithful
member of the family. All successful methods of dog
training work to reinforce the relationship between dog
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 269 Words: 624]
223.||Dog training - the basic commands by Barry Gilbert|
There are of course many reasons for owners to want a
calm, obedient and faithful dog. For one thing, obedient
and trained dogs are happier dogs, less likely to get
into tussles with people or with other dogs. Another
reason is that many communities require ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 246 Words: 685]
224.||How to Choose a Dog Walker that's Right for Your Dog by Katie Brandt|
If you are like most working Americans you are low on time and
high on tasks. You might put in long hours at the office. This shortens the amount of time you spend engaging in dog walking with your ...
[Added: 23 Nov 2005 Hits: 307 Words: 923]
225.||How to Find a Certified Dog Trainer by Katie Brandt|
Are you in the market for a dog trainer? Do you want your dog
to learn from a top notch certified dog trainer? You may have
dreams of seeing your dog in professional dog competitions
and shows. Therefore, you need to have your dog trained by ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 289 Words: 922]
226.||Seeing Eye Dogs - A Brief History by Jacob Deam|
You have no doubt seen a blind person being lead across a busy intersection by a Seeing Eye dog. These functional companions have been used to help handicapped people become independent for years. Nobody knows exactly when the concept of a Seeing Eye dog came ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005 Hits: 276 Words: 462]
227.||Clicks Instead Of 'Good Boy' For Dog Training by Ann Doyle|
The first major improvement in dog training since choke chains and spiked collars, click and treat has quickly establishing itself in becoming a big hit in the world of dog training. Currently, there are over 10,000 trainers who ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005 Hits: 243 Words: 690]
228.||Dog training - the basic commands by Andrew Mills|
There are of course many reasons for owners to want a calm, obedient and faithful dog. For one thing, obedient and trained dogs are happier dogs, less likely to get into tussles with people or with other dogs. Another reason is that many communities require that ...
[Added: 11 Nov 2005 Hits: 335 Words: 695]
229.||Choose Safe Dog Toys For Your Small Dog by Blake Kritzberg|
Choosing the appropriate toys will make your small dog's play time richer, while lessening his chance of accidental injury. Safe toys for your small dog can be purchased from pet supply stores or even made from household items, but it's good to keep these few main ...
[Added: 10 Nov 2005 Hits: 323 Words: 614]
230.||UFOs And Angels: Are We Their Pets? by T. O' Donnell|
It's a simple idea: If aliens can travel interstellar distances, they must be more advanced that us. If they are more advanced, by how much?
Well, it's physically impossible to drive a metallic object faster than the speed of light. You'd have to bypass the known laws of ...
[Added: 09 Nov 2005 Hits: 311 Words: 620]
231.||Protect Your Cat With Vaccinations by Ron King|
If you want to enjoy the companionship of a healthy and happy cat, 1 of the most important things you can do is to safeguard its health. Vaccinations can protect your cat from many common cat diseases.
[Added: 06 Nov 2005 Hits: 428 Words: 633]
232.||Serious Cat Urine Prevention Tips by Mike Taylor|
Many times cat owners are at a loss as to why their cat doesn't use their litter box. Here are some great tips that can help you solve the problem.
The litter box is the first thing you should check. It should ...
[Added: 05 Nov 2005 Hits: 303 Words: 560]
233.||Dog Grooming by John Moore|
Dog Grooming & Routine Care
All dogs need regular grooming. It improves the appearance of short coated dogs, and is essential for those with long coats. It also does much to stop unwanted hair on the furniture and carpets. Start as soon as you ...
[Added: 03 Nov 2005 Hits: 267 Words: 372]
234.||Dealing With Dog House Training Issues by Edwina Hanson|
The best house training uses the dogs own instincts to avoid soiling its bed.
That is the basis behind crate training, in which the dog is confined to its
crate in the absence of the owner, and den training, in which the dog is
confined to a ...
[Added: 03 Nov 2005 Hits: 249 Words: 615]
235.||Want To Start With Dog Shows? Show Small Dogs! by Blake Kritzberg|
The lights, the ring, the glamour! Ever think you might like to become involved with showing dogs? If so, then starting with "toy" or small dogs can offer a great way to enter into this hobby with fewer demands on ...
[Added: 03 Nov 2005 Hits: 431 Words: 503]
236.||Feline Anxiety Causes Cat Litter Box Problems by Nancy E. Wigal|
Cats experience anxiety and get stressed out just like us human staffers. Unlike people, cats don't have a lot of creative ways to express their feelings. Unfortunately, when cats suffer from stress and anxiety, they
generally communicate it in ...
[Added: 28 Oct 2005 Hits: 304 Words: 531]
237.||Canine MD: Six Ways Your Dog Can Save Your Heart by James Jacobson|
Science has finally caught up with what dog
lovers have known for years--that having a
dog is great for your health. Here are six ways
science has proven that living with a dog
promotes better heart health.
Decreased cholesterol and triglycerides.
[Added: 28 Oct 2005 Hits: 266 Words: 412]
238.||Canine MD: Eight Ways a Dog Improves Your Child's Well-Being by James Jacobson|
Some of our favorite childhood memories involve dogs. But did you know that warm feeling is based in good science? Here are eight ways a dog improves your child's health and well-being.
Dogs enhance your child's cognitive and ...
[Added: 28 Oct 2005 Hits: 319 Words: 501]
239.||Puppets turned into Muppets - Under Age Drinkers by Kacy Carr|
What is it coming too when the law can not uphold the law? with Under age drinkers
In their powerless efforts to control the rising problem with under age drinkers the numbers are increasing day by day. How sad for the parents who have tried ...
[Added: 25 Oct 2005 Hits: 357 Words: 684]
240.||Can I Give My Dog The Flu? by The Iconoclast|
Avian Flu and Other Zoonotic Diseases
Everyone seems on edge about the latest outbreak of avian flu. People in China are told to kill their poultry in order to keep the virus from spreading. Meanwhile people ...
[Added: 24 Oct 2005 Hits: 327 Words: 1480]
241.||What's All The Buzz About Underground Dog Fences? by Kirsten Hawkins|
The new craze on the puppy circuit is underground dog fences. Simply put, underground fences are electronic containment systems designed to teach pets their boundaries while in your yard. They use a small "shock" which is transmitted ...
[Added: 17 Oct 2005 Hits: 241 Words: 474]
242.||Treating Your Dog For Dehydration by Kirsten Hawkins|
Dehydration in dogs can be a serious matter. Whether caused by illness, exposure to heat, or a simple lack of fluid intake, dehydration must be addressed immediately and, left untreated, can cause multiple health problems including organ failure and death. It is very easy for a dog ...
[Added: 17 Oct 2005 Hits: 290 Words: 514]
243.||Safe Dog Toys by Kirsten Hawkins|
Dog owners love to think of their dogs as children. "That's my baby," they'll say when referring to their dogs. They'll refer to themselves as "Mommy" or "Daddy" when talking to their dogs as well. ...
[Added: 17 Oct 2005 Hits: 234 Words: 460]
244.||Removing Dog Urine Stains by Kirsten Hawkins|
Ah those lovable dogs and their cute and clever antics! Don't we love the way they play fetch and run and jump and roll around and lick us affectionately and pee all over the carpet and…
Pee all over the carpet? Well ...
[Added: 17 Oct 2005 Hits: 238 Words: 512]
245.||Poodles - One Adorable Dog In Many Convenient Sizes by Kirsten Hawkins|
People love their poodles! A very popular but often misunderstood breed of dog, the poodle has been with us for centuries. Artifacts from ancient Egypt and Rome have been found bearing the images of poodles engaged in such ...
[Added: 17 Oct 2005 Hits: 240 Words: 502]
246.||3 Ways In Which You Can Spoil Your Dog Rotten by Gerald Njuguna|
You spoil your pooch as close to rotten as you can get, don't you? Hey, who doesn't? It's almost impossible not to, with those adorable, big, beautiful eyes, the little lashes, and the soft fur just behind the ears they almost beg to be spoiled. But what ...
[Added: 15 Oct 2005 Hits: 229 Words: 651]
247.||Non-Shedding Dog Breeds by Kirsten Hawkins|
Many people would love to own a pet dog, but are wary of the potential mess that shed dog hair can cause in their homes. These people want a dog that doesn't shed to be their companion. ...
[Added: 15 Oct 2005 Hits: 322 Words: 475]
248.||My Dog Has Fleas! by Kirsten Hawkins|
Fleas are a problem for dogs and their owners alike. These tiny insects will live on the body of your dog, sucking the animal's blood and laying eggs. The bites and presence of fleas will cause the dog ...
[Added: 14 Oct 2005 Hits: 294 Words: 459]
249.||Lesser-Known Dog Breeds by Kirsten Hawkins|
Have you ever seen a beagle? Sure you have. What about a basset hound? Of course! How about a Polish Owczarek Nizinny? Didn't think so. Its one of many unfamiliar breeds of dogs roaming the Earth and though it has a funny name (to ...
[Added: 14 Oct 2005 Hits: 338 Words: 399]
250.||Be A Good Dog Owner by John Moore|
How To Be A Good Dog Owner
Before making the decision about buying a new dog, here are some points you should consider :-
1. Is someone at home for most of the day ?
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