Posts Tagged ‘Pet Care’

How to Prevent Your Dog from Whining When You are at Work

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Is your dog whining all day while you are at work? If he does, your neighbors will probably let you know. Not only does constant whining and crying signal that a dog is emotionally distressed, it can also bother your neighbors. There are several ways you can keep your dog happy and quiet while he’s home […] read more

Guidelines for Selecting a Device to Stop Dog Barking

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Selecting a stop dog barking device can be confusing. There are certain aspects to consider, such as price, effectiveness and whether the treatment is humane. Years ago, dog owners had the option of having their dog’s bark removed, an operation that left the dog without a voice. This is now generally considered to be inhumane, […] read more

How to Protect the Furniture from Your Dog

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As a pet owner, you understand that your dog will cause the occasional accident around the house. But, you also worked hard for that suede sofa sectional and that grand oak dining room set. Your goal is to protect your furniture from the chewing that your beloved dog is notorious for. Being a dog owner does not mean you have […] read more

Unique Apartment Pets: Tarantulas

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Quite different from the fluffy cat or dog, tarantulas are compelling apartment pets that nonetheless are more suited for the small space apartment environment than the typical mammal. When it comes to owning a pet spider, there are none more attractive than the tarantula. Tarantula Care The best way to ensure that your tarantula apartment […] read more

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Unique Apartment Pets: Reptiles

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Reptiles may not be traditional apartment pets, but they’re perfect for the smaller home environment because of their size, habitats and relatively simple care. While every kind of reptile requires individualized care, there are some basic facts about caring for reptiles that anyone considering reptile pets should know. Types of Reptiles for Beginners The best […] read more

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Unique Apartment Pets: Hermit Crabs

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Hermit crabs can make long-living apartment pets that crustacean lovers and fans of unique pets alike will love to care for and observe. Not true crabs, these creatures must move from one shell to another as they grow bigger, so it’s important that the hermit crab owner familiarize him or herself with proper hermit crab […] read more

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3 Common Dog Training Problems

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Dealing with dog training problems as an apartment dweller is compounded by the small living space and neighbors literally on the other side of the wall. Tackling the problematic behaviors head-on is essential to living a happy, productive life in a small space with a pet. 1. Housetraining The most common of dog training problems […] read more

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How to Keep Your Neighbor’s Dog From Pooping In Your Yard

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It’s possible to keep your neighbor’s dog far away from your yard. Yes, many of us love to spend time with dogs; however, even the most adorable canine is an unwelcome nuisance when it’s pooping in front of your front door. It’s especially annoying when it’s not your dog; a neighbor’s dog who defecates in […] read more

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Unique Apartment Pets: Guinea Pigs

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When deciding on apartment pets, the apartment dweller should consider pets who don’t take up a lot of room and who require fairly simple care. Guinea pigs make great pets for the apartment and great companions for the apartment dweller. Choosing Guinea Pigs Guinea pigs are social animals that do best in pairs. Any two […] read more

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