Best Rugs for Dogs: Where’s Your Pooch Sleeping?

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The best rugs for dogs are soft, comfortable and inviting for your puppy or adult dog. What good is a pet friendly area rug for your dog if the puppy won't lay on it? That was the struggle I had. My German Shepherd dog likes laying on the floor because it is cool. I found a rug material he liked. It took...

Best Great Dane Life Jacket Right Now: Keep That Giant Dog Afloat!

Best Great Dane Life Jacket
A Great Dane life jacket needs to be big. Big enough to wrap around the chest and back of a giant breed or extra large dog and keep that canine floating in water. Whether you are out in the canoe or kayak, a good life preserver will keep your dog secure and buoyant if you capsize your boat. They will...

What Are the Best Dog Toys for Aggressive Chewers? (ANSWERED)

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When I first got my German Shepherd puppy, he would rip and tear apart heavy duty puppy toys. Toys labelled "tough" or "durable" did not live up to the moniker. I was stumped about finding best dog toys for aggressive chewers and power chewers. I did do research, and I bought quite a few toys. Here are my reviews...

Toys for Chickens: Enrichment for Your Pet Hen

Toys for Chickens
Chicken toys stimulate your pet pullet or cockerel. They provide entertainment to alleviate boredom as well as enrich your hen's life with chicken coop toys. Chickens are quite intelligent and love to play games. The toys they like fall into three main categories: food toys, bright toys, and perching toys. Guide to buying toys for chickens Chicken Entertainment: Bring on the Food...

Do Dog Whistles Work?

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Reader question: I want to train my puppy's recall command with a whistle. Do dog whistles work? Short answer: Yes. I bought a whistle when my German Shepherd was a puppy and was able to train a recall command with it. Let's find out how dog whistles work. How do dog whistles work? A dog whistle is a device that emits a sound...

Best Training Collar for Large Dogs: Reviews and Recommendations in 2019

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Question: What is the best training collar for large dogs? My working line German shepherd dog (GSD) is a little stubborn. He needs a heavy duty dog collar or harness for leash training an extra large dog. My GSD is a working line dog and is a handful at times. I have found three awesome training collars for big dogs...

How to have a dog when you work all day

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My question: What to do with a puppy while at work? It can be difficult to have a dog when you are working a full-time job, especially if you are a single person. I have had my German Shepherd for almost two years now, and I have figured out how to leave my puppy alone while at work. These techniques worked...

Best weed killer safe for dogs

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I used a pet safe weed and feed on my lawn at the start of the year. But I did not use it in my front yard by the house, which has weeds. I need best weed killer safe for dogs. Find the best pet safe weed killer in 2019 on Amazon. I wanted to try a natural approach from the...

19 German Shepherd Accessories: Supplies, Equipment, and Gift Ideas for GSD Lovers

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Do you have a new German Shepherd puppy? Perhaps you have a K9 working dog or an IPO schutzhund sport dog? Maybe you have a couch potato pooch. Here are 19 German Shepherd accessories to get started and make training easier -- whether you are a new GSD owner or looking for a gift for that experienced owner. Find the best...

Great Dane Dog Doors: Your Big Canine Wants Outside!

Great Dane Dog Door
A buddy of mine, who does woodworking, was asked if he could build a Great Dane dog door. This got me thinking about doggie doors for extra large dogs and giant breeds like Newfies and Mastiffs. What do these dog owners use? Turns out, many businesses have found dog doors for giant breed dogs. Let's look at a few good...