Dog Obedience: Dog Training Tips from Villa La PAWS

Top Dog Eileen Proctor and professional dog trainer Wendi Faircloth discuss basic obedience techniques, including classes held at the Villa La Paws Resort & Spa.

To subscribe to our PAWS e-newsletter, go to

The Soonest Time Possible to Tell If Your Dog Is Pregnant

There are times when suspicion arises pertaining to the pregnancy state of your dog. When you suspect, but you are not sure of whether your speculations are true or false, you need a specialist or an experienced neighbor to come and assess the situation for you. However, these people do not use a pregnancy kit to test for the pregnancy and you really want to know the symptoms they read so that you can as well study the dog by yourself when it becomes pregnant again.

Caring For New Born Puppies Without Their Mother

There are times when you may need to separate young puppies from their mother due to some traits you don’t want the young ones to emulate from their mother. Although this is a rare case, there comes times when puppies may be orphaned and you are the only source of hope they have. You will really need to have some skills on how to take good care of these orphaned puppies.

Homemade Whelping Box

For those who love dogs, they always ensure that their dogs enjoy the comfort that is very similar to that comfort enjoyed by human beings themselves. That is why when their dogs are pregnant; they go to the extent of helping her whelp or rather give birth. If you are going to help your pet to give birth, then the making of a whelping box is very important. One thing you need to know is that providing the dog with a whelping box early enough will be helpful for the dog in that she will get used to it prior to the time of delivery. When the puppies come, the dog and her young ones will use the whelping box as their home for some time while the young ones are being brought up. The question is, “how do you make a whelping box?”

Your Guide To Finding The Right Dog

Your new dog will become a member of your family that will remain with you for the next decade or more, so we urge you to take your time and get it right. Don’t just choose the first cute puppy you see. A little research can go a long way!

Doberman Puppy Training

Doberman puppy training needs to begin from a very early age. The Doberman Pinscher is a medium sized dog with a squarely built, compact body. It has a pretty long head, while the tail looks like a blunt wedge.

You May Also Like