Establishing a routine is preached as critical to successful training and having a well-mannered dog. You might be wondering what a typical routine looks like, so here are a few examples of what to expect if you’re going to be a dog parent.
Imagine enjoying fine dining on board a cruise with your pooch as both of you look on a golden sunset. Now you can realize that dreamy ‘dogcation’ on board the luxury tall ship Royal Albatross. According to the ship’s owner and CEO, Mr. Peter Pela, the dog cruise idea started in 2020 with the making of a parody about two dogs “Jack” and “Rose” having a romantic anniversary dinner onboard.
Doggy Bathroom is expanding with a miniature version of its industry-changing product - the only indoor potty solution for dogs. Doggy Bathroom Mini launched on September this year on Kickstarter and has has attracted over 225 backers from all around the world in its first week. The campaign ended in late.
Lockdown has been rough so why not try and find joy in the little things? Like teeny tiny clothes for our dogs to dress up in. Zara, the purveyor of all things purse-friendly and highly-covetable, has added another string to its bow with some seriously fetching pet paraphernalia. Featuring both clothing and accessories, the range is perfect for keeping warm and stylish with your furry friend.
Unlike cats that can thrive in an indoor-only environment, dogs need to walk on a daily basis. This outdoor exercise is good for their health and helps them to work off excess energy. It also gives them an opportunity to engage in their natural instincts, including sniffing the world around them—and this is why we should let them stop and smell along the way.
Many dogs love to follow their humans around the house. It is their expression of love and interest for their human companions. But when your dog gets clingy, the behaviour can be a symptom of low confidence or underlying anxiety.
The English Cocker Spaniel is a good-natured and active companion. Spaniels exist in many varieties and have been around for centuries with references of them in the works of Shakespeare and Chaucer. However, the English Cocker spaniel makes the most popular pet due to its well-proportioned appearance, cheerful nature and characteristic expression showing intelligence and alertness.
Dogs body language involves facial expressions and body postures that allow them to communicate how their emotional state and intentions to others around them. You have to observe at your dog’s face and whole body to understand what their saying and when they are feeling scared, happy or angry. Their ears, tails, and mouth are the furry roadmaps into their mind.
The overall health of cats and dogs benefit the most when they are fed with breed specific food. Cat and dog nutrition specialists at Royal Canin partner with veterinarians, breeders and other pet experts to recognize the effect of each nutrient to develop a formula perfect for a particular breed.
Planning now before you return to work can help dogs with potential separation anxiety. For many pet parents, one of the perks of the COVID-19 hiatus has been spending more time with their pets while hunkered down at home over the last few months. The new normal has been almost 24/7 togetherness amongst family members, including those with four legs. Dogs with separation anxiety do not tend to do well when it comes to change.