Dog Activities

7 Basic Dog Tricks for Beginners

Trick training, along with being flashy, stimulates the dog physically and mentally. It also gives the owner something to do with his dog, and that increases the quality time spent between the two. So, there are a lot of reasons why we do it and that’s part of why I am talking about it today. …

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Top Toys for Dogs Home Alone during the Day

Many dog owners work during the day. For dogs, that represents “downtime” in both physical and mental activity. The “downtime” can turn into destructive time for the dog. If you look at controlling the destructive behavior, as simply finding ways to challenge the dog’s intellect, the dog will benefit, and you will be amazed at …

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Properly Socializing Your Puppy with Other Dogs and People

Proper socialization is one of the most important things you can do for your dog, but many people don’t have a good understanding of what it means. If you are getting a puppy, he has spent the first few weeks of his life with his mother and siblings getting a very limited view of the …

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Dog Birthday Cake Recipes and Dog Birthday Party Ideas

Remember that a dog’s stomach can be easily upset by new foods, so  only offer special treats in limited amounts.  Instead of a whole piece of cake, just a few bites will do. It’s better to send home a selection of goodies that can be fed over a period instead of giving the dogs too …

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10 Fun Games to Play with Your Dog

1. Fetch Fetch is a classic game that every dog loves to play. All you have to do is find a toy they are familiar with and toss it. This is also a great first game to teach your dog, as so many other games rely on their knowing how to retrieve. To begin, at …

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