Animal Awareness

Can dogs eat garlic?

Can dogs eat garlic? In a word, no. Or at least, they shouldn’t.  Dogs metabolize some…

Are olives bad for dogs?

Olives are undeniably good for us, but what about our dogs?  Do they gain the same…

How to calm your dog down so it’s happy instead of stressed

How to calm your dog down The world can be a scary place, even for us…

Grain Free Dog Food – Heart Problems? FDA weighs in

Grain Free dog food – heart problems?  FDA weighs in on the discussion If you are…

How to introduce a new dog into your home – 13 topics

Rescuing a dog, either from a shelter, a foster home, or from the street is an…

Is chocolate bad for dogs?

I’ve been around around dogs my entire life and one thing I’ve heard often is that…

Remembering our lost friends

We were given this on a memorial card when we had our first dog cremated.  It…

The 10 Commandments – for the pet owner

The 10 Commandments for the pet owner As you may know by now if you’ve read…

Indestructible chew toys for Pit Bulls and other aggressive chewers

The best chew toys for aggressive chewers We rescue dogs and have had a number of…

Can all of these dogs really get along?

My wife and I run an unofficial dog rescue that has formed over the years simply…