Newfoundlands | The Aristocrat Among Dogs

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

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.

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.

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!

Training A Dog To Herd

People who train dogs to herd have years of experience and have to adapt the training to the individual personality of each dog...

Things To Consider Before Giving Someone A Dog As A Gift

As a general rule, it is unwise to ever give someone a dog as an unsolicited gift. A dog is a large commitment, and there are animal shelters full of unwanted Christmas, Easter and birthday pets as gifts...

Advice For A Hyperactive Puppy

One sign to watch out for is what should be a tired puppy suddenly running laps around the room like its been stung by a bee. That's a sure indicator of boredom and pent up energy...

Can You Rename A Dog You Get From A Shelter?

Dogs respond to the vowel sounds more than the consonants. If you change the name but keep the same (or similar) vowel sounds, chances are it'll be completely seamless...