Rename your Greyhound Rescue

We have 2 animated rescue greyhounds named Angel and Ares. We adopted Angel from Greyhound Friends of North Carolina. We are in the midst of finalizing the adoption of Ares from Northeast Ohio Greyhound Rescue. When we received both greyhounds from greyhound rescue, they were still using their racetrack names, or a repeat of them anyway. I was bummed out […]

Choosing a family dog

Choosing a family dog It is an exciting time for your family. Many people don’t think about choosing a dog for the family, but by keeping a few simple things in mind, you can find a great family dog. When choosing a family dog, there are many places to find dogs available. Breeders, kennels, neighbors, and pet stores offer dogs […]

toys for your hound

A lot of thought should go into choosing the right toys for your hound. You must first learn about the breed and understand its mannerisms before going to the store and buying anything old. By nature, if a Bloodhound doesn’t have much to keep its mind occupied, it’s just like any other animal on the planet, it gets bored. Many […]

Guard dogs serve and protect

I was recently talking to a friend of mine on a popular social networking service and she confided in me that she and her husband were the victims of a home invasion sometime last year. I was in shock when he told me the story; about three men who broke into her house in the middle of the night, bound […]

Pavlov’s Effective Puppy Training Tricks

For those of you who are having trouble teaching your puppies training tricks and are thinking of spending hundreds of dollars on a good obedience school, rest easy! There’s no need. The 19th century Russian psychologist Ivan Pavlov discovered the effectiveness of conditional dog training with the experiment he conducted on his dog. The experiment that Ivan Pavlov performed with […]

Do changes in barometric pressure affect your dog?

Barometric pressure is atmospheric pressure measured by an instrument called a barometer. That pressure has peaks and valleys, causing changes in our climate. High pressure is pressure greater than the pressure around you. It is combined with clear, cloudless skies and drier air. Low pressure is a lower pressure than the pressure around you. Lows are combined with wind, atmospheric […]