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Most Sought After Dog Breed »

They must have been the perfect dog every pet owner would want to have. Thanks to Mr. John D. Johnson for saving this breed before they even become extinct after the World War II. American bulldog ranks number one for having many capabilities, but this is a rare breed. This dog is a hunting and working breed and was used before in blood sport of bull baiting and working in a farm.

American Bulldog makes an excellent pet but they are not suited for first time pet owner. American Bulldog have everything you may want for in a pet; strong and swift with their very athletic, powerful and muscular body. They are very brave and they fear nothing yet is friendly and fun – loving breed. They are very loyal, protective and faithful to their pet owner. Training them is a necessity for their skills to be develop.

American Bulldog’s coat is short and callous that comes in white color with different mixture of brown, tan, red, and brindle. Their features does not need a lot of grooming, making them easy to look after. They love playing in a large yard but can do as well in apartment as long as they have regular walks. One should look out for dysplasia and heart problems in American Bulldog, these are their common illnesses.

There are many breeders of American Bulldog, be sure to buy one from those reputable breeders. American Bulldog is a great help as a pet and any pet owner can build a strong relationship with them that will last for a long time. Study their breed and the things they are capable of and enjoys doing to maximize pet and pet owner relationship.

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Bull Snake As Pet »

Among the snake species, the bull snake is the most common exotic pet. Many people like bull snake as pet because it has beautiful colors and is easy to look after especially if captive breed. Bull snakes are often found in Central North America, South Canada and North Mexico. They choose to inhabit in different areas where there are pinewoods, desert like areas, farm country and river valleys.

Bull snakes are cold –blooded, large snakes that often exceeds 6-feet in length. Their usual colors are yellow, brown, black reddish or a mixture of those in white. Bull snakes use their tongue to smell their prey. They have teeth and bite but are not poisonous. This is their difference from rattlesnake though bull snakes also make hissing sound. Bull snakes kill their prey by squeezing them until it can no longer breathe after that they will swallow the prey whole. Their jaw has stretchy ligaments that can stretch if they will swallow bigger animals than them. Bull snakes usually eat rats, mice, gophers, prairie dog, ground nesting birds and the young of other snakes while they hate hawks and eagles.

Since bull snakes are cold – blooded, they really hate hot temperature, in weather like this they can be seen hiding underground. They are most active by day especially during the morning. This snake can be aggressive when surprised and disturbed but most of them can be handled much better if they are captive breed. If thinking of getting bull snake as a pet, make sure that it is captive breed than captive in the wild. Getting a bull snake from wild can be very much dangerous for other pets in the house and other family members as well.

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Pet Stairs Prevents Illness »

Pet stairs are not just another pet products; it promotes dog and cat’s health preventing them from injuries caused by high jumping. It is actually a pet safety, healthy product. Pet joints are sensitive; they are surrounded by water and can easily wear down from high impact leading to arthritis. Some pet owners may though that their pet can do even without pet stairs but if your worry about your pet’s health and getting injuries as they play and go around your house, pet stairs is definitely a must.

A good pet stair that is made of high quality will prevent pet from having back and neck injuries that may happen when pets jump to and from high places. It reduces stress on their bones taken from high jump. On the other hand, if your pet is already suffering from those bone illnesses like arthritis, dysplasia, spinal and joint injury, disc –disease or wobbler’s disease, aging, is sick or just had an operation, their movement are restricted already a pet stair will help in easing their suffering, reducing further damage and speed up their healing.

A good pet stair must be made of polystyrene, soft, lightweight for easy movement, easy to assemble, washable and has materials that last long. Our concern for our pets need not restrict their playfulness; buy a pet stair from your favorite pet store and allow your pet to play, jump, run and go to his or her favorite spot without worrying about their health.

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Squirrels On Bird’s Food »

Birding is one of the popular hobby for all ages; this hobby is feeding birds and watching them. Birds are colorful to look at, are fun to watch and can actually stimulates our other senses. Birding does not necessarily mean that you have birds as pets but wild birds keep on coming back because you have food for them on your backyard.

Birds ‘ enemy when it comes to their foods is the squirrels; that is why squirrel proof bird feeders were created. The purpose of these squirrel proof bird feeders is to prevent the squirrels getting the bird’s foods or else those birds will not come back anymore. There are many types of squirrel proof bird feeders – it can be mounted or suspended, with or without battery. But the important thing is its function. Squirrel proof bird feeders wherever you decide to place it must be easier for birds to see the birds seeds; the feeder must be able to keep the seed fresh and to make it last.

In buying a squirrel proof feeder always check its quality, there are some feeders that don’t last long especially during winter season. Birds still needs food during winter, make sure you feeder will last whatever the weather is. Always check you feeder as well, though squirrel proof bird feeder may keep off the squirrels, they will always make a way to steal the birds seeds or they might just have the birds to eat; we don’t want that to happen, do we? Not all types of squirrel proof bird feeders may work; one should always experiment the best way to keep off squirrels in using their squirrel proof breeders.

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Soothing Effect of Puppies’ Pictures »

Yorkie, Chihuahua, beagle, Danes, retriever or whatever dog breed or mixed breed, we all adore puppies. There is nothing cuter than a good picture of a puppy. Whatever look or position they are in the picture, they will just melt your heart. With their cute eyes as if they long to be cuddle and their heavenly glow like that of an angel, they are purely magical. Every thing about them is very innocent and relaxed. Puppies are really great for animal picture.
Other than he joy looking at picture of puppies bring, it can also remove stress. Yes, picture of puppies can release tension, making you smile and brightens your day. After a tiring day of work, try looking at pictures of puppy and you will definitely be relaxed. To bring with you the soothing it gives you can have pictures of puppies in your desktop or make it as wallpaper.

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Guinness’ Dogs »

Dogs can grow up really big up to 36 inches. Some of the dog breeds that will likely grow big are Great Danes. Old English Mastiff and Irish Wolf Hound. Some of these breeds have held titles in the Guinness as the tallest, biggest and heaviest dog. Having a big dog is no joke; it needs big space and don’t forget the food plus the though of them getting sick, quite costly indeed. But for sure, their pet owners are very proud of them.

The latest tallest dog in the Guinness is the Great Dane Gibson. He actually holds the title since 2004.Gibson lives in Sacramento, California with his owner Sandy Hall. He has a black and white color combination in his coat.  He measures 107 cm and stands 7 –feet tall when upright, taller than NBA players? Despite his gigantic height, Gibson has a soft heart; he is a therapy dog who regularly visits children’s hospital.

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Communicating With Dogs »

 Dogs are not at all times the sweet, loving dog they are. No matter how we feed them, the clothes we put on them, they will remain and act like dogs. One day they might suddenly burst out and be so unlike the dog we often cuddle. Despite that, we should always treat them well. Communicating with them effectively is the key to prevent unnecessary behaviors in the future.

Dog whisper is a method use in communicating with your dog with the purpose of controlling his behavior. In this method the dog pet owner shows to his dog that he is the leader and that as a pet owner it is your desire that your dog obey you. Through dog whisper, the pet owner understands his dog; what makes him respond or follow you as their owner. The dog communicates to his pet owner through his body language, thus you will know if the action pleases the dogs or agitates him more.

Being able to effectively communicate with your dog while they are still young can help make any type of training easier and much more effective. If you trained well your dog, just by the way you look at them, by the tone of your voice and the way you stand they will know that you mean business and that you are his owner and that your pet should obey you. All of these can be taught to your dog without even touching them or worst hurt them.

There are different methods used in controlling the dogs; some goes for the harsh way of yelling to the dogs, pulling their collars or using electric choke while other choose the reward system as the best way in making dogs obey. No matter what the situation is; the dog is aggregated or made a mess due to their playfulness dogs should be treated with respect, after all they are just like us – creation as well.

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The Great Danes Breed »

Great Danes puppies originated from Germany, they are working breeds that serves well as watch or guard dog and good jogging companion. They can weight up to 120 lbs and stands up to 30 inches which makes them the second tallest dog breed. Their colors may vary from brindle, black-masked fawn, blue, black, harlequin. They have coat that is very short and thick coat that has a shiny look. Despite the big built which can be oftentimes intimidating, Great Danes are very sweet, affectionate and playful.

Great Danes puppies should have obedience training immediately so that they will be well mannered as they grow.  If trained well, Great Danes puppies will grow up to be dependable and responsible breed. They do not need a lot of grooming and bathing since they are clean puppies even when they grow. They need to have a regular exercise like daily walking and playing with other puppies for socialization to avoid aggression. They hate to be left alone, they become sad when their pet owner constantly left them alone. Like us, they also long for companionship.

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Quality, Fashionable And Affordable Small Dog Clothes »

Pet owners often thought dogs are fine even without dog clothes. Dog clothes are not only for fashion it actually protect your doogie from harsh weather especially during the cold seasons. Small dogs like Chihuahua, Yorkie and Maltese especially needs it because of their petite feature they can easily shiver in the cold weather. Other than that, they simply look good when dressed up.

In buying for dog clothes, weather is the very first consideration we have to take. If it is cold weather, sweater, coats and thick clothes are what they need. If it is a warm weather shirts will just be fine and a little fashion to style with. If your small dogs have to go to a party, there are costume dog clothes available as well.  One would though that these small dog clothes might be expensive, they might be but there are dog clothes store that sells fashionable small dog clothes at a reasonable price.

Little Pampered Pets have quality, fashionable and affordable small dog clothes. Visit their site www.littlepamperedpets.com and see their inventory of small dog clothes and choose that will suit your little doggie. You can place order on their secure site, your order will be delivered to you within 2 to 3 days. If there is something wrong with the product you order you can return it to them and ask for replacement. They accept payment made through credit cards.  Like you, they also want your small pet to look good wearing their small clothes.

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Human Names For Dogs »

Finding dog’s name can be a lot of fun and easy. There are many sites and books that have list of popular dog’s name pet owner would want to give his or her pet. It is easy because there are many resources; the hard part is because there are many samples one would be confuse as to what he will choose for his pet. Many pet owners choose those popular dog names since it is popular but other than that those names actually have meaning and maybe they thought that it does actually suits their dog.

Popular dog names as you would notice are human names. It must be the fact that pet owners treat their dogs as a part of their family. Though there are of course disadvantage on it; you might just heard your name being called to a dog. It seems funny, but kids will be annoyed if they heard their name being called to a dog. Some of the most popular dog names are Max, Maggie, Lucy, Sam, Lucky, Princess, Rocky, Buddy, Daisy and Buster. If you ask a child to name your dog, they would likely choose those Disney characters such as Daisy or Mickey, Scooby and the list go on.

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