How to understand a puppy?
Good owners understand their dog without words, but in order to learn this, you need to form a trusting relationship with your pet from an early age. Even the smallest…

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How to choose a puppy
In order to choose the right puppy and subsequently not regret your decision, first of all, you need to sincerely answer your question: "Why do I need a dog?" Depending…

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7 reasons why you should take a second dog
Along with the obvious pluses, there is a flip side to the coin. She must be well imagined in order to make an informed decision, and the second dog would…

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Mating dogs: basic rules and process description

Breeding animals is a troublesome business, requiring the breeder to give full return. To get healthy and standard puppies you have to try. Dog breeding should be carried out under strict master control to ensure the quality of the process.

Consider the basic conditions and understand the nuances of proper pairing.

Mating rules
Mating dogs includes a number of rules necessary to comply with:

Each partner must have a good pedigree. Thoroughbred puppies sell better, and not purebred babies often remain outside. Think in advance of ways of transferring offspring to reliable owners.
Only healthy individuals are involved in mating. Diseases and infections provoke miscarriages and developmental problems in newborn puppies.
Do not untie the dog during the first estrus. A six-month-old animal is not ready either physically or mentally. A possible pregnancy threatens with serious complications. Continue reading

What does a dry nose mean in a dog?

It’s no secret that a dog’s dry nose is a cause for excitement. But why did such a concept take shape and is such a change in the olfactory organ really dangerous for the pet?

Let’s try to understand these issues, considering the main reasons responsible for the disappearance of the usual sputum.

Causes of occurrence
Humidity and coolness of the nose are explained by its structure and purpose. The mucous membranes located on the external and internal sides secrete a special fluid that moisturizes the olfactory organ. In addition to the olfactory properties, tactile ones are also noteworthy, reacting to minor changes in the environment. Continue reading

Allergies in dogs: the main types and methods of control

Allergies affect not only people, but also four-legged friends. The only difference is that they are not able to say this, so it is important for any owner to know how to determine the disease at an early stage. Dog allergies have similar symptoms.

Consider existing allergens, symptoms and treatment, adjusted for the type of allergy.

Causes of occurrence
The causative agents of an allergic reaction are antigens – substances that are perceived by the body as foreign and cause an immune response.

Please note that not every immune response is expressed as an allergy. This reaction causes only a specific type of antigen – allergens.

Types of Allergens
The causes of the disease are classified by type of allergy: Continue reading

Yorkshire Terrier Care
There are dog breeds that require special treatment, and the Yorkshire Terrier, care for which can not be called simple, just refers to such specific cases. And if you decide…

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What you need to know when choosing a dog?
When choosing a puppy, each of us wants to be sure that his pet is the best of all possible. However, sometimes dogs develop features that are not mentioned in…

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Ear mite in dogs
Ear tick in dogs and other animals leads to the development of otodectosis disease. If you skip the start of the infection, the process becomes chronic and threatening, up to…

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How to teach a dog the command "Next!"
The “Near!” Team is a valuable skill that a dog of any breed should acquire. It is unlikely that any owner will like that the animal will constantly pull the…

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