Category: Dog Smart

The Norwich Terrier

By BarkUpToday Image Credit: Pixabay The Norwich Terrier comes from the U.K and is part of the UKC/AKC Terrier Group. This was one of the dog breeds among many, used to kill rats. This dog breed was used in packs to travel in foxhunts. That said, they were bred to be much more pleasant than the regular…

Diabetic Alert Dogs

By BarkUpToday Editors Image credit: Pixaby If you’re living with diabetes or have a loved one that has recently been diagnosed with diabetes, you probably have a lot of questions. You’re probably also asking yourself how you developed diabetes and if a diabetic alert dog can help you? The obvious question is; how can a…

Czechoslovakian Wolfdog Slovakian Vlcak. Barking is Not Natural For This Hybrid Dog Breed.

By Claudia Bensimoun   Image Credit: Wikipedia The handsome Slovakian Wolfdog, also known as the Slovakian Vlcak has lineage that can be traced as far back as 1955 to an experiment that was conducted in Slovakia. The experiment entailed breeding working German Shepherd dogs with Carpathian wolves. The Solvakians wanted to create a breed that would…

Rooibos Tea for Fleas and Good Health

Image Credit: Claudia Bensimoun Does your dog sometimes itch or have the occasional hot spot? Most dogs will have fleas at some stage in their lifetime, regardless of whether they are taking Frontline or any other flea medication. Chances are that you’ve discovered these little critters and have just about tried everything. Here’s what I’ve…

Canine Reunions.Why Are They So Necessary? How To Understand and Encourage Them?

 By Claudia Bensimoun       Image Credit: Claudia Bensimoun All dogs love reunions with humans and other dogs and often offer funny, intelligent and heartwarming welcomes. What To Expect When Family Members Arrive Home After a Long Period of Time Allow your dog to sniff, welcome and jump around in joy. Give your dog…