Living in an house or even an apartment building that is shared with other people can sometimes cause noisy pet owners a lot of grief. Try as you might to keep your pet calm and placated, the smallest thump can send an anxious pooch into a non-stop barking spree that lasts for hours. While you may have become accustomed to the noise that your pet makes, you can't always expect others to be as understanding.
When it comes to puppies, you know that a dog training collar or harness is what you need to get them to learn how to walk on a leash. You also know that puppy pads will assist in teaching your new pup how to go potty outside or in a designated area of the home. Puppies often have, (for the most part), certain expectations placed on the owner to make them more fun to own and better-behaved in public.
As a cat owner, you know how happy your cat is to be let outdoors to play and explore. As an indoor/outdoor cat, your feline companion will be exposed to some additional risks that exclusively indoors cats aren't. Here's how to keep your indoor/outdoor cat safe without compromising their sense of freedom and enjoyment of the outdoors.
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Fleas and ticks are prevalent in all regions of the country.
As man's (and woman's) best friend, it isn't uncommon for a dog to become a favorite hiking or camping companion. If you are like many that take your dog on your adventures, you also want to make sure they remain safe while you are away from civilization. The following tips can help you protect your dog from harm while you are on the trail.
Tip #1: Remember that nothing replaces training
Congratulations on your decision to foster a cat in your home! You will temporarily be giving a home to a cat from the pet shelter that needs some special attention. To make the experience smoother for you and the cat, you need to be ready for the commitment and prepare your house for the new guest. Here is how to get ready for your first cat-fostering assignment.
1. Create a space in your home exclusively for the cat.