The gestation period for dogs is relatively short (63days plus or minus 5days), so it can be difficult to tell whether a bitch is pregnant until the last few weeks of her nine-week gestation period (A dog may not show any signs of pregnancy in the first 2-3 weeks ) . In order not to … [Read more…]
One of the best dog video I have seen this month: An amazing compilation, showing just how well behaved dogs can be. Enjoy!
Having a pup is an amazing experience, but it can also be confusing and tedious especially for first-time dog owners. I came across a series of short videos made by Cesar Millan’s team about puppy training and I thought to share. I assume a lot of you know Cesar Millan, but just in case you don’t, … [Read more…]
One of the frustrating things every dog owner is Nigeria battles is tick infestation, sometimes it seems like those tiny creatures just won’t go away (i guess they are called bugs for a reason). I have read that the tick population in a certain area is influenced by weather and climate, ticks actually thrive best in … [Read more…]
Most people are delighted at the prospect of having their own canine companion, and why not, dogs are amazing creatures to have. Unfortunately owning a dog is a huge responsibility, one only some handle properly. At the end of the day, dogs are not meant for everyone. There are a number of factors … [Read more…]
It’s usually difficult to resist the urge to feed your pooch some of your food when he begs for it, but asides from the fact that this is bad dog training, it can also be dangerous for your dog. Certain human foods are not suitable for dogs, some of which are listed below. Chocolate Chocolate … [Read more…]
The idea of having a puppy and starting your ‘pet-parenting’ journey can be very exciting, your thoughts are usually focused on how cute the puppy is, how you get to play with it and so on. People very rarely remember that puppies also whine, chew on stuff, poop and pee on carpets. Eventually when … [Read more…]
Editor’s note: This post was written by Lanre Hassan of woofline kennels, this topic is particularly important to us because we once had a pup with swimmer puppy syndrome; we thought to share our experience in hopes that you find it helpful. After being present at the birth of my Rottweiler puppies on the 11th of … [Read more…]