Dog Toys that move on their own (Updated Jan 2021)

Motion activated motorized dog toys that move on their own 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. Choosing the best moving dog toy Selecting which of … Continue reading Dog Toys that move on their own (Updated Jan 2021)

Best Type of Toys for Rhodesian Ridgebacks

The best type of toys for Ridgeback need to be durable and tough. Rhodesian Ridgebacks are a powerful dog and can destroy unsuitable toys in no time. This can not only get expensive constantly replacing toys, but it can be dangerous with a risk of them choking on the broken pieces. The Rhodesian Ridgeback is … Continue reading Best Type of Toys for Rhodesian Ridgebacks

Are Rottweilers good hiking dogs

The Rottweiler, often referred to as a Rotti,  is a large, powerful and energetic dog. The Rottweiler is a working breed that was originally bred to herd sheep and pull carts laden with meat to the market.  For the Rottweiler that is a pet, exercise is important to maintain their powerful bodies and keep them … Continue reading Are Rottweilers good hiking dogs

Toys & Games for High Prey Drive Dogs

Prey drive is an instinctive natural behavior for dogs. All dogs have some level of hard wired prey drive. They are natural hunters and skilled at locating, chasing and catching their target. Owning a dog with a high level of prey drive can be frustrating and lead to potential problems. This can result in poor … Continue reading Toys & Games for High Prey Drive Dogs

Games to play with two or more dogs

It is often quite simple to come up with game ideas when you have one dog. However, things get a little more complicated when you are trying to get two dogs or a group of dogs play together. With multiple dogs, it is important to ensure that one dog doesn't just dominate the game. It … Continue reading Games to play with two or more dogs

How many miles can a dog run (by breed)

Running is great exercise for a dog. The faster and further your dog is running the more energy they burn. However, not all dogs are suitable to run long distances. We will look at the different breeds and their suitability for running. Running with your dog is also a great way to exercise yourself. This … Continue reading How many miles can a dog run (by breed)

What temperature is too hot to walk a dog outside

Daily exercise, including getting outside for a walk, is crucial for all dogs to keep them healthy, stimulate their minds, and to prevent boredom. However, when the temperature is very hot outside, it may not be safe. So what temperature is too hot to walk a dog outside? If the temperature is above 89.6°F (32°C) … Continue reading What temperature is too hot to walk a dog outside