Mistakes in raising a dog
The owners often complain about the dog: "You train and train, but she is still old." Or they don’t complain, they simply declare that the dog is ill-bred, because she…

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How to understand your dog?
Wagging tail. And let's start with the most recognizable sign! It is generally accepted that if a dog wags its tail, it means that it has a great mood. But…

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What treat to give the dog?
No matter how good and balanced your dog’s main ration is, you will still want to diversify it and delight your pet with something special. And here special delicacies come…

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How to teach a dog to swim?

The ability to cool off on a hot day and catch a ball in the water is a paradise for any dog ​​(with rare exceptions). But for everything to go according to plan, it is necessary to take into account a number of nuances. More about them in our article.

1. Choose a safe pond! Not all water bodies are suitable for swimming, and it is forbidden to bathe dogs on equipped city beaches. How to be? The best option is a pond or lake with a small calm course and a shallow shore. Contrary to a widespread misconception, small reservoirs with standing water for the role of a “pool” are not suitable for a pet: they contain a large number of parasites carried by waterfowl.

2. Accustom your dog to swimming gradually. If your dog has never swum before, never force it into the water and, moreover, do not throw it into the water. Otherwise, your dog will just start to be afraid of water bodies (and everything connected with them). Familiarity with the water should go smoothly. Start with leisurely walks along the shore so that the dog has the opportunity to explore the area. Then carry it away with the game, throw the ball first on land, and then gradually moving to the water. Continue reading

How to treat a dog’s wound?
What to do if a dog is injured? How to treat a wound? In a difficult situation, it is difficult to collect thoughts and hands themselves are drawn to the…

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How to wean a dog to jump on the bed?
They say that over time the owners become like their dogs. Or maybe it's the other way around, and are the dogs starting to resemble us? What do you think?…

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How to transport a dog on an airplane?
Going on a trip with a four-legged friend or moving to another city, or maybe even another country? In this case, study the rules for transporting pets in advance, otherwise,…

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Can a dog bite sticks?
Can a dog be allowed to play with sticks? It would seem that the answer is obvious: why not? In the view of many, an ordinary stick from the street…

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