Bred over 200 years ago for the purpose of routing vermin from beneath large rock piles (called cairns), the Cairn Terrier is a tenacious little dog, with a loyal heart and mischievous personality. Originally bred for his working...
Dogs, like humans, need to be entertained and one way to keep them occupied is to give them a bone or a chew toy. Although dogs love the stimulation of chewing on a bone, is this good for your...
Most people are quite fond of their dog and enjoy receiving their expressions of affection. These often take the form of enthusiastic tail wagging and wet licks to the face .What could be more comforting? Although those “kisses” are...
Are you an active person looking for a breed of dog who will be a good running partner? Running with a dog is a great way to stay motivated. On those days when you can barely drag yourself out...
Some studies have shown that eating a diet rich in antioxidants helps to slow down brain aging in humans. Oxidative damage plays an important role in the aging brain and in the development of Alzheimer’s disease. Some studies show...
When your dog starts to age, their health can start to decline. Many age-related symptoms are not noticed until they have progressed quite far. This is because many dog owners watch for the decline in appetite or energy and...
Keeping your dog healthy and happy is the most important part of pet ownership, and this obviously requires plenty of hard work and commitment. All dogs, regardless of their age and size, have a number of daily requirements that...
Canine Distemper is a highly contagious disease caused by the canine distemper virus (CDV). This serious disease most often affects young, unvaccinated dogs and dogs with compromised immune systems. The disease is fatal in over 50% of cases and...