UNSUSUAL DOG BEHAVIOR

We have all looked at our dogs from time to time and simply wondered, “What is going on in that head of yours”? This look tends to transpire following a behavior that is on the fringe of abnormal. If you have ever marveled an odd dog behavior and would like chase down the causes, three…

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SuperDog of the Week

Psycho, a chihuaha-poodle mix in Texas saved a little girl by jumping in front of a rattlesnake and taking a bite. Wow, now that’s a real hero! Psycho is recovering and getting better. Every dog can be a SuperDog! kcentv.com – KCEN HD – Waco, Temple, and Killeen

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SuperDog of the Week

This is an amazing story of how dogs provide each other a “helping paw” when in need. A Black Lab swam out to save a border collie by the name of Bagels when it became evident that Bagels wasn’t able to swim back to shore. See the complete article here!  

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SuperDog of the Week

Another act of doggie heroism can be seen by a chihuahua named Jazz, who alerted her owners after their property started on fire from the outside. Jazz’s barks woke the couple and gave them and the other pets enough time to escape and call the fire department. Way to be a SuperDog Jazz! See the…

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SuperDog of the Week

This week’s SuperDog is a Shih Tsu by the name of Goldie who helped to save the life of a kitten from a ravine. Animal shelter workers assisted in rescuing the kitten after Goldie alerted them with her barks.  Goldie took to the kitten and has been tending to her like one of her own!…

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How to Brush Your Dogs Teeth

Brushing your dog’s teeth is essential for ensuring great oral health. Periodontal or gum disease in dogs is a serious problem after 5 years old. Studies show that 85% of dogs over the age of 5 already have periodontal problems. Years of food particles and bacteria build up and harden. Once it hardens into tartar…

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The Importance of Therapy Dogs

A therapy dog is trained to be brought into a hospital, school, nursing home or any stressful/disaster situation, and provide affection and comfort to the people there. It does not matter the breed of the dog, but instead the temperament and the ability to be calm and friendly in all situations and settings. A Brief…

Superdog of the Week 7.15.2013

SuperDog of the Week

Hat’s off to Bear, a 140 mastiff mix who saved his owner Carolyn from a house fire. Carolyn rescued Bear from a shelter just a few weeks ago after he was abandoned by his previous owner. I guess both Carolyn and Bear deserve a round of applause. As the old saying goes “one good turn…