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How to keep your cat’s teeth clean

How to keep your cat's teeth clean Keeping your cat's teeth clean is an important part of being a cat's friend (they don't tend to have owners!) and helps to keep them healthy. They use their teeth, not only for eating, but for hunting as well, which means their mouths are open to all kinds of... More

How to teach a dog to potty on cue

Four steps to teach a dog to potty on cue A common question dog trainers get is how to teach a dog to potty on cue. It might start out with a puppy, or an older dog rescue. The dog may exhibit no signs they have to go potty and yet have an accident in the house. If a dog has a clean bill of... More

How to Have Multiple Cats

How Do You Take Care of Multiple Cats? Taking care of multiple cats poses a unique set of challenges, but it can also be a lot of fun. If you adopt more than one kitten from a litter, you have an instant cat "family". On the other paw, if you try introducing a new cat into a home with an... More

How to Make Toys for a Cat

Keeping your cat entertained Petstore shelves are filled with items designed to capture your cat's interest after they empty your wallet. Cats, however, know that fun has no price tag and will gladly play with homemade toys, or even make their own "toys" from objects they find around your house.... More

How to dye your dog’s hair using Kool-Aid

Turn your pet into a fashion statement Yes, as crazy as it sounds, people do in fact dye their pet's hair. Dyeing your dog's hair is actually very easy, and can be a lot of fun. There are dyes made just for pets and are sold at pet stores, but the cheapest way to color your pooch is to invest in... More

How to treat a horse’s hoof wound

Treating hooves At some point in a horse's life, they will undoubtedly get a hoof wound or infection. This can cause the horse pain and discomfort, but they can easily be treated and soon heal. It is important to note that you should contact your vet for advice and a proper diagnosis in all... More

How to prevent worms in dogs

One of the most important responsibilities for any dog owner is keeping their dog free from worms. However, it's not always easy since worms will affect almost every dog at some stage during their lifetime. Starting from when they're born, dogs are exposed to worm infestations from many sources... More

How to train a dog to stop barking

The three bark rule Barking is a dog's way of communicating. The difference between communication and noise is how long the barking lasts or the duration. The second difference is the intensity of the barking display. A dog who runs to the window every time someone passes and barks until they are... More

How to bathe a Chihuahua

Bathing a Chihuahua may seem a simple task. Dogs need to be bathed if they are going to spend a lot of time living as part of the family. Chihuahuas are particularly prone to having special areas of need, since the hair of long haired Chihuahuas picks up dirt in delicate places which will need... More