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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 […]