are-you-giving-best-food-to-your-dog

We dog lovers are tend to be very kind hearted people.  We share our home, our very cozy living room sofa, and most of the time our favorite food with our four legged furry friend, right? Obviously, Whiskey (my teetotaler dog) should also know what exactly my quick snack taste like, as I cannot turn down those big, begging eyes and wagging tail. However, one should be careful as nutrient rich hum...

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summer-is-coming-how-to-take-care-of-dogs-in-summer-heat

Summer’s is formally here in Northern part of India and so do the high temperatures. It is utmost important to keep an eye on our dogs in summer heat, as they may fall ill or get injured in the hot weather by means of heat stroke, sunburn, and foot pad burns. Dogs can only release the body heat by way of panting so they can easily get overheated. Dogs in summer heat can go in to heat stroke...

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good-time-to-adopt-pets-paw-ternity-leaves-in-offering

If you’re thinking to adopt a dog you may feel elated with this news. But let’s first start with happy and much awaited news especially related with the expecting mothers in India. Indian Rajya Sabha, in August 2016 passed the much awaited Maternity Benefit Bill raising the  maternity benefit from 12 weeks to 8 months (approx. 26 weeks), applicable to all the companies and establishments with...

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why-does-dogs-circles-and-dig-before-lying-down

Yes, you are not the only pet parent who has observed this compulsory ritual a dog performs, Whiskey (my dog) also does that. Well there are no certain reasons why a dog circles before sleeping; many dog/veterinary behaviorists attribute this pre-nap ritual to the inheritance from their ancestors (wild wolves) when dogs use to live out in the wild, while others believe it’s a way of claiming ter...

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best-dog-breeds-for-home-or-apartment-living

Are you on the quest for best dogs for apartment? Apartment lifestyle can be tough on certain dog breeds that need yards to run and stay active. However, there are many dog breeds which show exceptional versatility in adapting to both indoors and outdoors lifestyle. The best dog breeds for apartment have one most important characteristic that they remain close to their owners and please them. ...

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cleaning-your-dog-ears

Irrespective of the type of breed, dog ear cleaning is one of the most important activities of the grooming routine. Some of the dog breeds like Basset Hounds, Cocker Spaniels and English Setters are more prone to develop ear infections as their ears trap moisture, but it is also true that all other breeds require an adequate hygiene. Also, if you take your dog more often to swim make sure to...

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most-friendly-dog-breeds-best-family-dogs

Let us break this myth at the start that there are no GOOD and BAD dog breeds by default. Yes, the dog breeds can be differentiated based on their physical and behavioral aspects, as originally these breeds have been developed to perform some specific activities like to hunting a rabbit, help in herding the cattle or just to sit in their owners lap. It is also true that some breeds can be more ...

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why-dog-howls

No matter where you live, in the beautiful countryside or in the hustling city, you must have heard the unmistakable sound of howling made by dogs. Or you are the one whose dog makes such sound every now and then and also disturbs your potential sweet dreams. Are you curious to know why dogs howl? What is the reason of dog howling at night? We’ll try to answer the most common questions, so yo...

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why-dogs-eat-grass

You have just taken out your furry friend for some play time but he ran off to eat a mouthful of grass before you could get hold of him. Seeing your dog eating grass would certainly create a cause of concern and you would start looking for answers to questions like: Why does my dog eat grass? Am I giving ? Is he hungry? Is he sick? Whether eating grass would hurt him? Is it better to stop him or l...

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why-dogs-cry-or-whine

Dogs are our through and through friends, they have strong sense to feel and show emotions like joy, fear or sadness among others. So, is it true whether dogs (who) feels and show multiple emotions is also capable of crying? The answer is yes, if you relate crying to whining, whimpering, howling or mewling. However, there are no scientific evidences to prove that animals including dogs can produc...

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