Self Playing Dog Toys

Self playing dog toys are excellent for those times when your dog is home alone or when you are otherwise occupied or don't have the time to play with your dog. Read "Leaving a dog home alone" for more tips for when your dog is by themselves. Some of these suggested self entertaining dog toys … Continue reading Self Playing Dog Toys

50 Boredom Busters and Games for Dogs

Here is our list of 50 games to play with your dog. Games for dogs are fun for both you and your dog. They also have many benefits including: - cure boredom which can be the leading cause of unwanted behavior problems - provide mental stimulation and enrichment for your dog - help to burn … Continue reading 50 Boredom Busters and Games for Dogs

Dog Toys that move on their own

Dog Toys that Move An ideal way to stimulate your dog both mentally and physically is to use self-moving dog toys. This type of toy works with your dog's natural prey drive and chase instinct. Here are my top picks. GoBone The GoBone is the ultimate motorized dog chase toy. Just touch the GoBone and it … Continue reading Dog Toys that move on their own

How much exercise does my dog need calculator

How much exercise does a dog need everyday People often ask how much exercise does a dog need everyday. We have created this dog exercise calculator as a guide to enable you to calculate how much exercise is best to meet your dog's needs. To use the "How much exercise does my dog need calculator" to … Continue reading How much exercise does my dog need calculator

Top Puzzle Toys for Dogs

If you have a smart dog with an active mind puzzle toys are one of the best ways to prevent them from growing bored. The importance of mental enrichment for a dog's overall health and exercise requirements cannot be overstated. Mental stimulation can use as much energy as physical exercise. When my little Yorkie, Asia, … Continue reading Top Puzzle Toys for Dogs

Exercise after spaying a dog

The recovery time for a dog after being desexed is dependant on whether they are a male or a female. The operation for male dogs is not as involved as it only requires the testicles being removed. This is referred to as castration. Exercise for a male dog after desexing should be limted for a … Continue reading Exercise after spaying a dog

Pitbull Exercises to Build Muscle

How to make your dog gain muscle There are three essential components to building muscle on your dog. 1. Feed a high-quality diet that is high in protein. At a minimum, a dog needs 1 gram of protein to every pound of body weight. It is also important to note that excessive protein is not ideal … Continue reading Pitbull Exercises to Build Muscle

Pitbull Muscle Building and Exercise Equipment

The Pitbull is a high energy and strong dog. to keep them in optimal and healthy condition requires more than just a walk around the block. They can run all day and keep coming back for more. The Pitbull is spirited and fearless. Being a terrier they can be independent with a mind of their own. … Continue reading Pitbull Muscle Building and Exercise Equipment

How much exercise does a German Shepherd need

How much exercise does a German Shepherd need The German Shepherd is a working dog that was originally bred to for herding, however, are a true utility breed and have been used in many tasks including law enforcement, as guard dogs and in rescue work. German Shepherds are an extremely active high energy dog and … Continue reading How much exercise does a German Shepherd need

Dog Toys that Vibrate

You may wonder why a dog would want to play with dog toys that vibrate. Being a prey animal a vibrating dog toy stimulates their natural prey drive. It represents to them a stunned or frightened animal. My own little Yorkie called Asia loves these types of toys being a ratting breed. It is great … Continue reading Dog Toys that Vibrate

Toys for dogs that like to shred

You may have a dog that likes to shred their toys and other items they shouldn't be shredding. If they are a puppy it is not uncommon behavior especially when they are teething. But it is a habit you don't want your dog to have as they get older. Shredding their toys is bad enough … Continue reading Toys for dogs that like to shred