Newfoundlands | The Aristocrat Among Dogs

The dogs which take their name from the island of Newfoundland appeal to all lovers of animals.

Where Should Dogs Sleep?

Like dogs, humans in some ways, are pack animals too. But we all learn to sleep alone in our beds, rather than with our parents or siblings, without feeling lonely or worrying that they don't like us.

How to Transition a Puppy From Potty Pads to Outside

The good thing about potty training a puppy is that since she's very young, it will be easier than with an older dog. Transitioning from one spot to another isn't too complicated, just takes a little time and patience.

How Can I Make my Dog Comfortable Around Children?

Here are some tips and some advice to adhere to when it comes to getting a frightened or timid dog comfortable around children...

What Due Diligence Measures Should I Follow When Buying/Adopting A Dog?

General measures one must keep in mind when embarking on this exciting journey.

Teaching a Dog to Cross The Street Safely

It’s summer time and most of us are out and about, enjoying the nice weather. Even if you’re not big on the outdoors, it’s easy to still find yourself walking your dog through the neighborhood more now than ever.

How Can I Make my Dog Comfortable with Riding in an Elevator?

Show him by example that you are not worried. If you allow yourself to become worried because of his anxiety, you'll be confirming his suspicion that there is something to worry about...

Teaching a Dog To Play Fetch

The end goal when undergoing this endeavor is to make the dog enjoy and initiate playing fetch. This is closer to classical conditioning than to operant conditioning.

How To Select a Puppy From a Litter

Any dog can be a great dog, it simply depends on how you socialize and train him or her. Love your animal and remember when training to be consistent!