Poodles

Elegant, clever and kind. Poodles are very impressive dogs, many of them are seen as winners in dog shows. Behind the Ribbons and impressive hair do’s, is an affectionate dog with excellent characteristics. Poodles seem to be looked upon as a luxury animals, do not be fooled. They are capable of so much more. Beside being in the show rings, these dogs were used as a water retriever, a job that requires jumping into fresh water to fetch water fouls of hunters. Continue reading

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Top 10 small dogs

Are you leaning towards a small dog? they are the cutest aren’t they. When I was on the search for my dog Coco, one thing I knew was that I wanted a small dog. They are easier to travel with, cuddle with and simply just a nice little lap dog. Coco is a mini poodle, and she is also hypoallergenic, prior to finding her I was sure that I wanted to keep my dog indoors with me. I knew that a larger dog was just to much for me to handle, so it wasn’t really an option. When searching for your dog, you must always do a little research on the breed before you bring them home with you that way you know what to expect, and know if they really fit into your lifestyle.  Continue reading

Deciding if dog adoption is right for you.

Have you ever thought about adopting your next furry friend? There are many dogs in need of a great loving home. Yes of course its nice to bring a new puppy home that will grow with you, but an abandoned dog needs and deserves a home too. There are many animal shelters that you could visit in order to find the perfect match for you. Usually animal shelters will let you walk around and even play with a dog so you can get to know them a little better. There are small dogs, large dogs, furry, short haired and kind of dog available to your loving needs. Continue reading

Therapy Dogs

pexels-photo-275717-1There are many ways a furry friend can assist you, and making them a therapy dog can help in many ways. A therapy dog is a dog that is trained to provide affection and comfort to someone in a hospital, retirement home, schools etc. Dogs have become more than a mans best friend. Making them a therapy dog, gives you the privileges to pretty much take them where ever you go.  Some colleges and universities bring therapy dogs onto campuses to help de-stress students during mid-terms and finals. Spending time with an animal has shown improvement mentally, physically, emotionally and socially.  Continue reading

Finding the right companion

pexels-photo-129636Are you looking for your perfect four legged friend? its quite a process when looking for your perfect pup. Every person is unique and has different desires as to what they might want a furry friend for. It really is true, “Dogs are a mans best friend” They are the first ones to greet you when you come after from a long day. They love you unconditionally, grow old with you and simply make your life sweeter. But there are somethings you have to know before heading to your local animal shelter or breeder. You need to figure out what kind of dog suits your lifestyle, yes you may have once dreamed about owning bulldog, but are you up to the needs this dog requires? There are many breeds to choose from, large, small, fluffy, short haired. You have to ask yourself, Continue reading