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

Dog toys for diggers

Digging is a natural instinctive behavior for dogs. There are many reasons dogs dig which go back to their forefathers in nature. In nature, a wild dog or relative of the dog will dig dens to keep their young safe and warm. Sleeping in a den protects the young pups from extreme temperatures, both hot … Continue reading Dog toys for diggers

Exercise for pregnant dogs

How much exercise should you give to a pregnant dog? This depends on a number of factors including the activity level of the dog prior to becoming pregnant and how far into the pregnancy they are. One of the best indicators is the pregnant dog herself. She will let you know if she is not … Continue reading Exercise for pregnant dogs

How much exercise does a Beagle need

Beagle Exercise Requirements Beagles are a scent hound and were bred to hunt in packs over long distances. They are therefore fairly energetic dogs and are very sociable. Beagles need to burn off lots of energy and practice scenting. It is often said that the Beagles brain is ruled by their nose and their stomach. … Continue reading How much exercise does a Beagle need

How much exercise does a Husky need

How much exercise does a Siberian Husky need The Siberian Husky is a working dog that was originally bred to pull sleighs. They are the fastest and lightest dog that was bred to do this type of work. Huskies are an extremely active high energy dog and require at least one hour a day of … Continue reading How much exercise does a Husky need

How much exercise does a Whippet need

The Whippet is a sighthound that is obviously descended from the Greyhound.  Despite being an athletic racing dog, the Whippet does need sufficient exercise, but probably not as much as you may think. They are a sprinter, not an endurance athlete. However, insufficient exercise can make them hyper which can lead to problem or destructive behavior. Whippets … Continue reading How much exercise does a Whippet need

How much exercise does a Rottweiler need

The Rottweiler, commonly known as the Rotti, is a large, powerful and energetic dog. They have also a very smart and intelligent dog. The Rottweiler is a working breed that was originally bred to herd sheep and pull carts laden with meat to the market. They are a real utility breed and continue to work … Continue reading How much exercise does a Rottweiler need