Posts in category Dog F.A.Q.

What is Snoop Dogs real nam...

What is Snoop Dogs real name?

Snoop Doggs real name is: Calvin Cordozar Broadus who was born on 20th October 1972.   Calvin Cordozar Broadus A.K.A. Snoop Dogg

Why do male dogs mount each...

Why do male dogs mount each other?

When it comes to male dogs mounting each other, it is purely about dog dominance and not in any way sexually related as some people may think. Dogs persistently attempt to gain dominance over one another, whether male or female. It is part of their instinctive behaviour that when two dogs meet, they will use […]

Why are dogs man’s be...

Why are dogs man’s best friend?

A Dog is generally considered to be Man’s best friend because Dog’s are loyal, intelligent and affectionate. Dogs have the ability to feel deep affection and constantly give back this affection threefold. They are often good natured, loyal partners of our domestic circumstances. Dogs rarely complain, never threaten to leave us, and forgive our failings. […]

what happens to dogs after ...

what happens to dogs after they die?

Dogs go to heaven, where they can run free. Free at last from the confines of gardens with fences & collars with leads, pain and suffering.  

how long are dogs pregnant?

how long are dogs pregnant?

The gestation period for dogs is 63 days after fertilisation of the egg, and fertilisation will occur within 3 days of breeding.

how to breed dogs?

how to breed dogs?

Decide on the reason you want to breed dogs. Some people instantly think of money, but breeding dogs is not about money. Choose your breeding pair and determine if they possess the qualities you desire in the offspring you expect them to have. Genetic background. You will want to examine the bloodline of your dogs, […]

Who let the dogs out?

Who let the dogs out?

“Who Let the Dogs Out?” is a song written and originally recorded by Anslem Douglas for Trinidad and Tobago’s Carnival season of 1998. It was heard and taped on a float by hairdresser Keith from the London salon Smile, who played it to Jonathan King, who recorded it and released it under the name Fatt […]

What actor has a dog named ...

What actor has a dog named Frank Sinatra?

Reese Witherspoon has a French Bulldog which has a first name and a last. Meet ‘Frank Sinatra.’ The real ‘Frank Sinatra’.. The French Bulldog called ‘Frank Sinatra’  

What is the dumbest dog bre...

What is the dumbest dog breed?

The Afghan Hound wears the crown of being ranked as the dumbest or single least intelligent dog breed today. About the Afghan Hound: The Afghan Hound also commonly known as the Sage Baluchi, Tazi, Baluchi Hound and Ogar Afgan comes from Afghanistan. The Afghan Hound has a coat that is long and fine and comes […]

How to recognize a dying do...

How to recognize a dying dog?

Watching a beloved dog die is one of the hardest things that can happen to a dog owner. When caregivers can recognize the dog’s dying symptoms, they may be able to provide a good quality of life for what time remains. Some symptoms of a dying dog can be similar to the symptoms of the […]

How to look after a dog?

How to look after a dog?

A dog needs attention and regular care to keep it happy, healthy and well-balanced. In return you get a life-long, loving relationship with your pet. Aside from love and a good home your dog requires Feeding, Exercise, Grooming, Training and Regular Vet Visits. Feeding your Dog Dry food is a great choice of feed for […]

What is the healthiest dog ...

What is the healthiest dog food?

Some people think that most pet foods available in shops today are so highly processed and full of preservatives, they aren’t any better for our dogs than crisps are for humans. However, unlike crisps, a pet food must prove it can provide all the nutrients needed by your dog or puppy before it is sold. […]

How to house train a dog?

How to house train a dog?

The absolute first thing you must train your dog to do is to behave whilst in your house. House training means he must learn where and when he may do his business. Besides being substantially advantageous to the hygiene of your household, dogs benefit from having rules and a routine. Beneath are some steps to housetraining […]

How old am I in dog years?

How old am I in dog years?

The most common answer is that One human year equals seven dog years, so if you are now 15, then in dog years you would be 105! However, this statement that ‘one dog year equals seven years of a human life’ is not entirely accurate. The ratio is higher with youth and decreases a bit […]

What is the smartest breed ...

What is the smartest breed of dog?

The Border Collie is ranked as the single smartest dog breed. The Border Collie is a breed of herding dog that came originally from the borders of England, Wales and Scotland. They are very energetic dogs and are often considered to be the world’s best sheep herding dogs. They are very protective of human family […]

How to groom a dog?

How to groom a dog?

Regular dog grooming keeps your dog clean and healthy, as well as preventing skin infections caused by matted hair, periodontal disease caused by uncared for teeth, ear infections from excessive build up of wax, dirt and bacteria, etc. However, dog grooming is not for everyone and if you are unsure about any aspects, we recommend […]

Do dogs have dreams?

Do dogs have dreams?

You may notice that whilst dogs are sleeping they can moan, whimper, growl and also involuntary body gestures such as twitching, tail wagging and lip licking. In fact if you watch your dog sleep, it sleeps in very much the same way we sleep. Evidence supports that yes, dogs dream. Dogs are similar to people […]

What are the top 10 biggest...

What are the top 10 biggest dog breeds?

When defining the top 10 biggest dog breeds we took the following considerations into account (Height and Weight) and it is also true to say that other lists might differ to below: Top 10 Biggest Dog Breeds Beneath are the top ten biggest dog breeds, starting at the largest breed: Top 10 Largest Dog Breeds […]

What is the Chinese symbol ...

What is the Chinese symbol for dog?

There are more than 100,000 Chinese symbols (all called Chinese characters, Chinese alphabets or Chinese signs), but most of the Chinese symbols are seldomly used today. Beneath is the Chinese symbol for Dog. Year of the Dog – 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018, 2030, 2042, 2054 The dog is a persons […]

How to keep bandages on a d...

How to keep bandages on a dog?

Bandages are usually applied to dogs to protect, treat or support an injured area on their body. However, keeping the bandage on your dog may prove difficult and to help remedy this problem we have outlined some ideas you can try beneath: One of the most effective way to keep your dog from chewing on […]

How do I know what breed my...

How do I know what breed my dog is?

You can do a little detective work to help determine what breed of dog you have and this is a common question amongst dog owners. Different breeds of dogs were created by man by methods of selective breeding and through geographical isolation of the animals. They were generally domesticated to do his bidding. This practice […]

When to put a dog to sleep?

When to put a dog to sleep?

While loving your dog is the greatest joy, losing them is the hardest sorrow to bare. There comes a point in the relationship you have with your pet that you have to decide whether your keeping them alive because you can’t deal with the loss of their company or your keeping them alive because they […]

What to feed a dog with dia...

What to feed a dog with diarrhea?

If your dog has diarrhea or gets a stomach ache then you can let the problem pass on its own or try to shorten the duration of the sickness. Puppies experiencing diarrhea should be seen by your local vet. If your dog only has limited diarrhea, can hold water down, and generally appears to be […]

How long is a dog in heat?

How long is a dog in heat?

The average heat cycle in a dog (estrous cycle), lasts 21 days and occurs every six months. During this cycle, your female dog may get pregnant. The symptoms to look for with the start of the heat cycle are bleeding from the vagina, and swelling of the vulva and increased urination. If you have a […]

Can I take my dog swimming?

Can I take my dog swimming?

Yes, you can take and should take your dog swimming as swimming is great form of exercise for a dog, and many dogs love the water. But as with most physical activities, swimming comes with a few dangers, and it’s up to you to keep your dog safe. Be cautious about water that may be […]

how long will my dog live?

how long will my dog live?

Unfortunately there is no simple mathematic formula to calculate how long your dog will live, however, on average small dogs have a tendancy to live longer than larger dogs but it really also depends on the breed of dog. This is largely due to the fact that the bodies of larger dogs must work harder […]

What type of dog is Scooby ...

What type of dog is Scooby Doo?

Scooby-Doo is a fictional dog and the main character in the popular franchise Scooby-Doo. Scooby-Doo is the pet and best friend of “Shaggy”and is regarded as an unique Great Dane dog who is able to speak in broken English. Personality Scooby-Doo and Shaggy share several personality traits, mostly being scared easily. But their friends (Velma, […]

What can you do for a dog w...

What can you do for a dog with a stomach ache?

If your dog gets a stomach ache or gastritis (inflammation of the stomach lining) then you can let the problem pass on its own or try to shorten the duration of the sickness. Puppies experiencing stomach problems should be seen by your local vet. If your dog only has limited vomiting or diarrhea, can keep […]

How to choose a dog?

How to choose a dog?

When it comes to choosing a dog that is right for you and your family, the choice can seem a bit overwhelming as there are hundreds of dog breeds out there (not including all the mixed breeds). Each pedigree dog breed has its own characteristics and with over 200 different breeds there is certainly an […]

What steps do I take if a d...

What steps do I take if a dog eats chocolate?

Chocolate poisoning in dogs results from something that most households have lying around the house. Chocolate chip-cookies, chocolate bars, etc., are in just about every kitchen and yet it is one of the most lethal substances a dog can ingest A big problem with the ability of chocolate to poison a dog is that a […]

What is the meanest dog bre...

What is the meanest dog breed?

The meanest looking dog or most fierce looking dog has to be without a doubt the Pitbull (aka: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier, Brindle Bulldogs, Bull and Terrier, Bulldogs, Half and Halfs, Old Family Dogs, Pit Bull Terriers, Pit Dogs, Pit Terriers, Rebel Terrier, Staffordshire Fighting Dogs, Staffordshire Terriers and […]

Why is my dog shaking?

Why is my dog shaking?

When it comes to a dog shaking, there is no easy answer but there are three stimuli: pain (illness or injury), cold, and/or fear. If its a small dog it could be due to low blood sugar level. Pain If you suspect your dog is shaking due to pain (ilness or injury), the best course […]

What kind of dog is best fo...

What kind of dog is best for me?

When it comes to choosing what kind of dog is best for you and your family, the choice can seem a bit overwhelming as there are hundreds of dog breeds out there (not including all the mixed breeds). Some considerations when choosing the best suited dog are listed below: Pedigree or mixed breed With more […]

How to introduce a new kitt...

How to introduce a new kitten to a dog?

Firstly, create a safe room and let the kitten get their bearings. Fill their litter tray and let them have a good sniff around and find their bed. Kittens need lots of naps, and all the excitement of a new environment will make them tired, so try and resist the urge to start playing straightaway. […]

How do I know when my dog i...

How do I know when my dog is ready to give birth?

Dog pregnancy can be 59-68 days with an average of 63 days or 9 weeks. You can predict delivery in your pregnant dog by noting signs of labour. Signs of labour in dogs start a few hours to 2 days before true labour. These signs are agitation, no eating, restlessness and pacing. Note these signs […]

How to build a dog kennel?

How to build a dog kennel?

Building dog kennel will provide your dog with a warm, dry, outdoor shelter. Make it large enough for the dog to sleep or lie down in the inner room without being cramped, allowing an extra 150mm (6in) to the length and width measurements of the dog taken when it is lying curled up.   Make […]

What is the strongest breed...

What is the strongest breed of dog?

Most people would say the English Pitbull is the strongest breed of dog, but the Rottweiler has the highest recorded bite pressure of a domesticated dog. Different dogs are stronger in different ways than other dogs. Such as, Rottweilers and Pitbulls (and similar breeds) are stronger in the jaw and neck muscles than other breeds. […]

How to train a dog?

How to train a dog?

Training a dog whether it is a puppy or an older dog takes time. The first commands that a dog needs to know are sit, stay, no, lie down and come here. Start with sit, then move onto stay, come here and then lie down. The no command may need reinforcement, but most dogs learn […]

How to draw a dog?

How to draw a dog?

This is a simple 6 step guide on how to draw a cartoon dog! Man’s best friend, what better charactor to light up your drawings, than a puppy, just like the one in the picture below? Taking one step at a time, going from basic shapes, like circles and curved lines, to a fine looking […]

What should I feed my dog?

What should I feed my dog?

Feeding your dog a well balanced dried food that is formulated for the age of your dog helps achieves the best results. Always ask your vet or training classes if you’re not sure. Many supermarkets sell large packs of good dog and puppy food nowadays. To keep your dog healthy DO NOT feed human leftovers […]

What is the tallest breed o...

What is the tallest breed of dog?

The tallest dog recorded by the Guinness World Book of Records was Gibson, a harlequin great Dane, who measured 107 cm (42.2 in) tall on August 31, 2004 and was owned by Sandy Hall of Grass Valley, California, USA. Unfortunately he passed away on 7th August 2009.   About Gibson the World’s Tallest Dog: • […]

What kind of dog is right f...

What kind of dog is right for me?

When it comes to choosing what kind of dog is right for you and your family, the choice can seem a bit overwhelming as there are hundreds of dog breeds out there (not including all the mixed breeds). Some considerations when choosing the right dog are listed below: Available Space for your Dog The amount […]