Archive for December, 2005

We love you Otis

Sunday, December 18th, 2005

Sadly Otis passed away yesterday. He was a beautiful Australian Shepherd cross adopted from the SPCA and never before have I met a dog with such a level of kindness, heart warming affection and the need to make sure everyone is okay. We’ll always remember his stubby tail wagging with joy, his fluffy bum, the […]

Natural Flea Remedies for Dogs

Wednesday, December 14th, 2005

I’m always impressed when I read articles about natural alternatives, and one thing that I really like is seeing these alternatives for pets. Animals can’t speak out for themselves and put up with us overloading their bodies with toxic chemicals on a regular basis, which to me is just a little unfair. Pets are suffering […]

Rules for Dogs at Christmas.

Friday, December 9th, 2005

Print this out and put it up next to your dog’s bowl to remind him of how to behave over the festive period… 1. Be especially patient with your humans during this time. They may appear to be more stressed-out than usual and they will appreciate long comforting dog leans. 2. They may come home […]

Preventing your dog from chasing cars.

Sunday, December 4th, 2005

Ollie is becomming quite a car hunter. I’m not sure if he’s afraid of cars, if he wants to eat the car or if his herding insticts are coming through and he hates something moving at speed that he can’t control. Either way, when out on the lead he’ll follow the car as best he […]