Home

Mon, Oct 20 2014 6:51 AM

Hello, I am a new member looking for some insight from other members who have had a similar experience. My wife and adopted a previous stray dog who we thought was about 4 years old. She was Lyme positive when we adopted her and was on antibiotics. We ...

33 VIEWS 1 COMMENTS LIKES
Mon, Oct 20 2014 3:30 AM

Live in a big city and have a fairly large apartment. What brands are great for the city and don't require a whole lot of exercise? Thanks! ...

806 VIEWS 8 COMMENTS LIKES

Well, we're two days into the week already -- chat seems to be on its final breaths!
Before it dies altogether, I'll wrap up my only loose end. Got word from my main boss yesterday that they will meet my salary increase request. Yay!
Also ...

815 VIEWS 31 COMMENTS LIKES

I have three female pitbull mixes. Two are sisters, last one is an adopted dog. I have noticed that my biggest female (Rogue) pees on any blanket or bed we put down for the adopted (Morgan). Really Rogue seems to pee on any fabric on the floor . we picked ...

23 VIEWS 1 COMMENTS LIKES

I recently found a dog that I took in. I already have two cats. A 6 pound female tabby and an 18 pound tuxedo. The dog I found weighs 35 pounds and is very timid and shy. I took her to the vet and got a rabies shot and some Comfortis. I also purchased ...

574 VIEWS 2 COMMENTS LIKES
Fri, Oct 17 2014 12:25 PM

You hear it all the time, yuk dog breath. How do you deal with it? Home remedies or store bought products? We'd love to know.

 ...

538 VIEWS 1 COMMENTS LIKES
Fri, Oct 17 2014 11:49 AM

My 7 year old Jack Russell, Harley, was diagnosed with IMHA about 2 weeks ago. He had a blood transfusion and was put on prednisone and cyclosporine twice daily. The cyclosporine made him very sick, so they switched him to azathioprine and upped his prednisone ...

707 VIEWS 1 COMMENTS LIKES

I feel that I'm crating my dog for too long. I know 8 hours is a long day, but for those of us that have a drive to work and a drive back, along with a lunch, it can make for a 10-11 hour day. Just yesterday when I got home I took her immediatly out ...

43.4K VIEWS 12 COMMENTS LIKES
Thu, Oct 16 2014 11:32 AM

My 13 year old lab mix female was in to have an irritated lump removed off her side last week wed. She came thru it fine but with a scratchy "voice" for 2 days. Friday and Sat. she had a couple severe bouts of sneezing that went on and on and ...

963 VIEWS 2 COMMENTS LIKES

Every think that you work too hard at your office job? What you could really use an assistant and as nice as that sounds, the only way that it would be better is if that assistant was your pet! This cat knows when it is time to transfer the call and when ...

284 VIEWS 0 COMMENTS LIKES
Thu, Oct 16 2014 7:57 AM

I have a friend, looking for a dog. She is a moderately active, mother of two. Works 8-5, with an hour to go home mid-day. Her children are 13 and 6. She is looking for a family friendly breed. Something medium-ish sized, mild shedder, fairly easy to ...

1.8K VIEWS 5 COMMENTS LIKES


Just wanted to share this picture of Harley and her "I didn't do anything" face! Gotta love her! It may well be that I think this picture is a lot cuter than anyone else does, but I thought I would share!
 ...

280 VIEWS 0 COMMENTS LIKES

I wish every dog owner would read this article before they choose a trainer or take training advice from a stranger on the web who refers to themselves as a trainer.

https://fearfuldogs.wordpress.com/2014/10/14/the-tragedy-of-dog-training/ ...

1.2K VIEWS 3 COMMENTS LIKES

Found this great site that has loads of information for maintaining positive canine health care. Know what signs to look for and when you should contact your vet. #knowledgeispower.
http://dogs.lovetoknow.com/wiki/My_Dog_Has_a_Cold ...

711 VIEWS 2 COMMENTS LIKES
Wed, Oct 15 2014 7:45 AM

His name is Gizmo :) When I first got him I was told he was a Pit/ German Shepard mix. I was also told he was 8 weeks old... he was actually about 5 or 6 weeks, didn't realize until I took him to the vet. Anyways, as hes gotten older he has not gotten ...

964 VIEWS 9 COMMENTS LIKES
Tue, Oct 14 2014 5:40 PM

Hi folks, I kept trying to google various mixes and always seemed pulled back to these boards looking at photos... So probably time for my first post :-)
From what I can tell, I think he is part Malinois but 100% mystery. He weighs about 60 pounds ...

433 VIEWS 2 COMMENTS LIKES
Tue, Oct 14 2014 1:35 PM



So many breeds are coming under strict laws these days, some parts of the county certain dogs are even banned just for their breed. Is it fair that we single out certain breeds? Do you feel each dog should be judged individually and not by their ...

449 VIEWS 1 COMMENTS LIKES

I hope I didn't miss a chat already started -- I tried to hunt around and didn't spot anything. Hopefully this ends up in the right place!
Weekend was a busy one. DH's sister arrived Saturday night, but I got a last minute invite to a fundraising ...

1.4K VIEWS 33 COMMENTS LIKES
Tue, Oct 14 2014 9:48 AM


A dog living under a dumpster for 11 months. He had no one in his life who would give him the love he so obviously needed. (With the exception of a good Samaritan who would leave food for him.) This story goes from happy to sad. From a dog that feels ...

119 VIEWS 0 COMMENTS LIKES
Tue, Oct 14 2014 9:32 AM

his story in brief:
stray mother and puppies found on the bank of a river, fostered until 8 wks old, then went to a rescue organization. The rescue is a farm with a lot of dogs (obviously), very rural. 15 or so dogs running in a pack. This dog was ...

533 VIEWS 3 COMMENTS LIKES

When a dog whines, it can be for any number of reasons. That doesn't mean we want to listen to it though. So, it can be a bit of a chore to find out exactly why the dog is whining and then to cut it off completely.

If you're like a lot ...

197 VIEWS 0 COMMENTS LIKES

Hello. I'm posting here because I'm not really sure what to do. As you can tell from my tag I'm more of a bird person, but I love dogs too. Well anyway onto the situation I'm having. My family has a female rottweiler named Baya (Bey-yuh ...

433 VIEWS 1 COMMENTS LIKES
Mon, Oct 13 2014 1:14 PM

This little one playing the most amazing game of "red light, green light." If you need to smile this Dachshund will help you out! Does anyone else's dog do this? Seriously the most adorable we have seen in a while! Youtube/KyleJasonLowell ...

113 VIEWS 0 COMMENTS LIKES
Mon, Oct 13 2014 7:46 AM

I just found tape worms in my dogs poop today . Does anyone know any around the house products that i can use untill i can get her to the vet ?
 ...

343 VIEWS 1 COMMENTS LIKES