How Often Do Dogs Need to Shower?

There's no definitive answer to how often you should bathe your dog. In most instances, it's basically just a question of how frequently you want to get her into the shower. The process can be difficult -- wet and wild, even -- especially with puppies who aren't yet used to it. And, while keeping your pet clean is important, your perception of her smell will tell you when it's time to lather her up.

The Best Food to Feed a Dog

"What is the best food to feed a dog?" Every day veterinarians are asked that question by dog owners. It's a sincere question because most dog owners want to feed the very best to their furry friends. Good health begins with proper nutrition, regardless of price or convenience of acquisition.

Please understand that the entire discussion on this page relates to healthy dogs with no kidneythyroidfood allergy or other abnormal conditions. Also, the content of this page is my opinion regarding the "best" dry dog food and how to determine what you think is "best" to feed dogs.

Boxer - Temperament & Personality

Boxers may look like imposing figures from afar, but up close and personal they are playful and loving family companions. Often dubbed the Peter Pan of dogs, Boxers are highly energetic, and as they grow into adulthood, they never lose the desire to romp and play like a puppy. Perpetual cuddle bugs, Boxers will try to wriggle into even the smallest spaces possible to get close to the ones they love.

5 Essential Commands You Can Teach Your Dog
By Juliana Weiss-Roessler
Having a trained dog isn’t the same as having a balanced dog, but if your dog knows a few basic commands, it can be helpful when tackling problem behaviors — existing ones or those that may develop in the future.

How To Socialize Dogs and Puppiesim
Socialization means training your puppy or adult dog to accept new people, animals, and various places by exposing him to these things. Socialized dogs are less likely to develop behavior problems and are generally more welcomed by others. Socialization can also help prevent the development of fears and phobias.

Tips toTeaching Dogs Not to Pull on Leash
Dogs have to be taught to walk nicely on leash. They’re not born knowing that they shouldn’t pull ahead or lag behind. Teaching leash manners can be challenging because dogs move faster than us and are excited about exploring outdoors. 
Leashes constrain their natural behaviors and movements. Some dogs are determined to run around as fast as they possibly can. Other dogs want to stop, sniff and urinate on anything and everything in their paths.