I applied to foster a dog, but a month into lockdown the entire nation had the same idea

I applied to foster a dog, but a month into lockdown the entire nation had the same idea

I had long wanted to be a dog foster parent but, as I was only ever home for a few days at a time (sleep off jet lag, wash clothes, go again), it was not the right environment for a pet – even for a borrowed one.

Pooch: Dogs too can get moody at puberty!

Pooch: Dogs too can get moody at puberty!

Lavesh Mishra, a Delhi-based dog trainer, shares, “Generally, parents bring their pets to us at the age of six months for basic obedience training, and we keep hearing that most of them do not respond to the commands when they are back home.

Pet care in the time of lockdown

Pet care in the time of lockdown

Most pet healthcare companies are trying to work out ways to make sure the required licenses and permits are taken to ensure that no pet parent is left in the lurch when it comes to pet food, pet medicines and other supplies.

Would you like your kids to be more Fido-friendly?

Would you like your kids to be more Fido-friendly?

Early exposure to dogs can result in children growing up with fond memories of animals and these impressions tend to last.When you’re introducing your child to a dog, don’t force any interactions.

Tail talks: decipher and decode The da vinci cat tail

Tail talks: decipher and decode The da vinci cat tail

When cats feel threatened, they place their tail low on the ground.If you see a cat looking wary with the tail in this position, understand that this can quickly progress from uncertainty to aggression.

Royal Rajapalayam

Royal Rajapalayam

Indian dog breeds like Rampur Hound, Gaddi, Bhutia, Banjara/Sanehta and Rajapalayam have high energy levels, and are more resistant to diseases that afflict most known breeds.The breed is also known as Shikaries or Rajapalayam Hound.

Do you know these fascinating facts about dogs?

Do you know these fascinating facts about dogs?

As family is their world, it is likely that dogs dream about their pet parents and activities with them.Dogs also have streaks of grey – a result from stress-related anxiety, fear of loud noise and unfamiliar animals and humans.

Understanding separation anxiety

Understanding separation anxiety

Over pampering by pet parents such as letting the pup follow them everywhere, all the time in the house – even in the bathroom. The Reason Doctors No Longer Prescribe Diabetes Meds (Watch).

Puppy School review – cute, but less jeopardy than a Bake Off highlights reel

Puppy School review – cute, but less jeopardy than a Bake Off highlights reel

For four programmes they needed 12 dogs with owners who would still be reliably useless at puppy training at the three-month mark. By the end of training all three puppies have made some progress (for Athena it’s mostly in the weight department; she’s put on another two stone) and their owners have been on a journey.

Emotional problems and bonding

Emotional problems and bonding

“However, if first-time parents can detect a difference in their pet’s behaviour around the pregnant mistress, it’s time to train the pet from a professional dog trainer.”.

Dog Paw and Coat Care for the Winter

Dog Paw and Coat Care for the Winter

Emollient lotions and waxes also are available and are designed specifically to help protect the tender, dry dog paws from the harsh winter elements.

What Type of Dog Parent Are You?

What Type of Dog Parent Are You?

For trendy dog dads and moms, that means picking up all the hottest tech gadgets available for your pup, like the Wi-Fi-enabled PetSafe automatic pet feeder for iPhone and Android, which allows you to feed your canine from any location.

The perfect match

The perfect match

Why buy/adopt a dog?Having a pet is a joyous experience. Make sure you understand all about the coat length and grooming needs of your chosen breed before you bring your pet home. Ask a vet on temperament/neutering options of female/male dog.

Is your pet in pain?

Is your pet in pain?

It’s also important to be aware of the subtle signs – so you can recognise when something is wrong with your pet and bring it to the attention of your veterinarian. A more obvious sign of pain is a normally active pet who becomes sedentary, seems depressed, or is reluctant to play.

14 fabulous sport stars & their spectacular pets

14 fabulous sport stars & their spectacular pets

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is the proud pet parent of Miley, a Cocker Spaniel-Jack Russell, who has been branded football’s most pampered dog due to the luxurious lifestyle provided by Smalling and his girlfriend Sam Cooke.

Barking pain

Barking pain

Excitement: Most young dogs are very excitable by nature – barking around meal times or morning or evening walks. As soon as he stops barking, run up to him and praise and treat him. So, if your dog barks continuously, you can train him to become a well-behaved pooch.

Pets and us

Pets and us

- Woof helps in finding the best veterinary services for the dog. A. I would recommend a commercial diet because, then, the pet parent would be consistently providing a balanced meal to the cats.

Pit Bull Gifts for Dog Lovers

Pit Bull Gifts for Dog Lovers

If you’re looking for a gift for an adoring Pit Bull parent or another dog lover, nothing could be more appropriate than something that pays tribute to this fun, people-loving breed.

Fundamental rights

Fundamental rights

Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs, “They’ve also become family in the eyes of the law.” Hence, there ought to be a fundamental rights list in the Constitution for our animal friends too for a more humane, kind, generous, and happy society.

What to Do If You Find a Lost Dog

What to Do If You Find a Lost Dog

If the dog isn’t injured and you’re comfortable caring for her until you can reunite her with her pet parent, bringing her home with you is certainly an option. “I would recommend keeping the dog away from your own pets for several days to avoid illness or disease,” Jesus says.