Archives for February 2006

Dog Fashions are Hot!

Dog Fashions are Hot! By Connie Limon Making your dog as cute as it can be is a very enjoyable and fun task. Remember how you use to love dress up your dolls as a kid? Dressing your dogs can be just … [Read more...]

Are Pets Intelligent Enough to Understand Us?

Are Pets Intelligent Enough to Understand Us? By Vivian Gilbert Zabel Whether or not animals are “smart” or just react according to instinct has been debated for many years. A German shepherd … [Read more...]

New Iams® Tartar Treats™ Deliver Tasty Chew Along With Promoting Dental Health Benefits

Here's the official News Release Delight Your Dog with Iams® Tartar Treatsâ„¢ for Clean Teeth New Iams® Tartar Treatsâ„¢ Deliver Tasty Chew Along With Promoting Dental Health Benefits DAYTON, … [Read more...]

Tips on Buying an Amphibian for a Pet

Tips on Buying an Amphibian for a Pet By Katie Gee So you are in the market for a pet frog, toad or salamander and you are wondering what your first step should be? We can spell it out in one word: … [Read more...]

Top 5 Things to Consider in Choosing A Type of Pet

<h2top 5 Things to Consider in Choosing A Type of Pet By Marian Brown Pets are a wonderful addition to many households. Over 60 million dogs, 70 million cats, 6 million rabbits and 2 million birds … [Read more...]

Learning Horse Riding

Learning Horse Riding By John Wrigley It is like nothing you have ever tried in the past. Picture yourself racing up and down hills, though woods, across fields and back. The breeze in your face and … [Read more...]

Meet our “Angel”

Here's Angel, our female blue pitbull. She is the first pitbull I've ever owned though my husband had been involved with pitbulls since he was a child. My husband really, really wanted a blue … [Read more...]

Camping with Dogs – Campground Etiquette

Camping with Dogs - Campground Etiquette By Julee Meltzer and Jack Meltzer Camping Etiquette for Dogs 1) Always keep your dog on a leash: This sounds so trite and as a dog owner you have heard it … [Read more...]

Dog Training – Attending A Dog Show

Dog Training - Attending A Dog Show By C. Rogers Upson If you've never been to a dog show, you're in for an exciting, and perhaps, confusing time. At an All-Breed Show (where every breed accepted in … [Read more...]

Kitty Tricks!

Kitty Tricks! By Kim-Marie Ward Cats don’t do tricks, right? At least, that’s the reputation they’ve garnered, but it isn’t true. Cats can and are trained. Most animals in movies and … [Read more...]

Puppy-proof Your Home

Puppy-proof Your Home By Kim-Marie Ward Everyone knows that a home should be “kid-proofed” when a child joins the family. Breakables are set up high and out of reach, chemicals are locked up, … [Read more...]

Guppy Love

Guppy Love By Cerianwen Ball So you have seen the vividly coloured Guppy at your aquatic centre and have decided they will make a beautiful addition to your community aquarium, indeed you are right, … [Read more...]

Smoking and Your Pets

Smoking and Your Pets By Nikki Carroll Looking for a reason to quit smoking? The effects of smoking are widely known. It is a fact that smoking causes heart disease, strokes and contributes to a … [Read more...]

Playing – To Stop Your Puppy From Nipping

Playing - To Stop Your Puppy From Nipping By Matthew Glover A puppy is the equivalent of human baby/toddler, they do things that we know they shouldn't, but they don't realise it for themselves. The … [Read more...]

New IAMS Tartar Treatsâ„¢

New IAMS Tartar Treatsâ„¢ - 38 healthy scrubbers, 1 healthy mouth! Information Iams Tartar Treatsâ„¢ - Medium Recommended For Medium sized adult dogs, 21 - 50 pounds. Not recommended for … [Read more...]

Does My Horse Need A Blanket?

Does My Horse Need A Blanket? By Suzanne DeVries Your horse needs a blanket because their natural oils and dirt that keep them warm in the wild are removed each time you brush or curry them. When you … [Read more...]

Eden Below The Waves – Planting Your Aquarium

Eden Below The Waves - Planting Your Aquarium By Cerianwen Ball Just as trees, flowers and plants help our environment, add a food source and make our landscapes beautiful so too do aquatic plants … [Read more...]

Dog Health and Grooming – Simple Steps for a Healthy Dog

Dog Health and Grooming - Simple Steps for a Healthy Dog By Colin L Wolfenden What can you do to improve the health of your dog, its coat, and its skin that is cheap and effective? Grooming that's … [Read more...]

Finding the Right Dog Breeder

Finding the Right Dog Breeder By Steven Hawkins If you’re in the market for a purebred dog, you’ll need to find a breeder from which to purchase the animal. This can often be as easy as opening … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Puppy For You

How to Choose the Right Puppy For You By Gary Nave AWWWWW…who can resist the innocence of a small puppy? Puppies can provide so much joy and companionship in a person's life. As they say, dogs are … [Read more...]

Cat Constipation

Cat Constipation By Kristy Annely Normally a cat has bowel movements once or twice a day. If the pet does not do it or strain to do it with hard feces, the cat is suffering from Constipation. It is a … [Read more...]

Raising A Puppy: Who Is The Boss?

Raising A Puppy: Who Is The Boss? By Michael Colucci Raising a puppy could be as difficult as raising a child. The only consolation you’d have is that you won’t need to buy diapers. However, … [Read more...]

Wild About Animals

Wild About Animals By Kenneth Hoffman Look what we found!" My brother and I raced into the house, arms extended, each with a tiny baby rabbit. "Can we keep 'em? Can we keep 'em?" we shouted. My … [Read more...]

To Prepare the Cage for the Budgie

To Prepare the Cage for the Budgie By Geomil Georgiev From the smallest parrots with great popularity among the lovers have budgies – their weight reaches up to 40 grams, and the length of their … [Read more...]

Purebred Dog Breeding Today

Purebred Dog Breeding Today By Ed Strand The breeding of purebred dogs today has become very complex and even in many breeds of dogs there are many different breeding lines that produce different … [Read more...]

How to Bread Canaries

Peculiarities in Nesting of Canaries: How to Bread Canaries (Difficulties in Laying Eggs) By Geomil Georgiev If at the time of laying eggs the female canary stays bristled up and immovable, this … [Read more...]

The Common Dog Housetraining Issues

The Common Dog Housetraining Issues By John Csn Housetraining a puppy is important for both the puppy and the owner. Problems with housetraining and similar issues are the main reason that dogs are … [Read more...]

Coping with the Sudden Loss of a Pet

By Marcia Breitenbach Accidental Pet Death While many people watch their pets live out long lives and then cope with the loss of their pet at an old age, others find themselves faced with the sudden … [Read more...]

Grooming Your Horse – The Professional Way Part 2

Grooming Your Horse - The Professional Way Part 2 By Geoffrey Roberts Domesticated horses rely on humans to provide the opportunity for skin care, unlike the wild horse where they have the … [Read more...]

Teach Your Pup to Swim for Fun and Exercise

Teach Your Pup to Swim for Fun and Exercise By Pat Nolan Introduction to the Water Whether your pup is headed to the duck blind or you just want to teach him to swim for fun and exercise the … [Read more...]

WHS Ad – February 21, 2006 – Please Adopt Me!

Grimsley, 116802 Grimsley is a very handsome, regal cat who was found in St. B with a rhinestone-studded collar. He is very affectionate. Grimsley is Domestic Short Hair about 1 year old. He was … [Read more...]

Grooming Your Horse – The Professional Way

Grooming Your Horse - The Professional Way By Geoffrey Roberts Domesticated horses rely on humans to provide the opportunity for skin care, unlike the wild horse where they have the opportunity to … [Read more...]

6 Things That We Have To Consider Before Buying A Bird

6 Things That We Have To Consider Before Buying A Bird By Geomil Georgiev What to start with? First we have to consider the following: What can I afford? The price of on parrot varies in large … [Read more...]

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