Category: Party Planning

Let’s Do Doglates! Strengthening Fido’s Core Muscles & Emotional Well-Being!

By Claudia Bensimoun     “Many of these exercises involve common commands that you might ordinarily teach your dog, such as sit, stand, down-then stand, high five, turn around, or bow,” says Sherri CappaBianca of Rocky’s Retreat Canine Health and Fitness Center. “By using these commands when the dog is on surfaces at different heights,…

Candle Safety For Your Dog or Cat. It involves more than keeping burning candles out of his reach.

“Candles should be placed well out of reach of animals,” says Dr. Fallek. Keep them off coffee tables and low windowsills. If you have dogs, a shelf, high table or mantelpiece should do it. Just be sure not to place the candle on or near a runner or dangling decoration that could be pulled down…

Out of Africa & Into Switzerland

Out of Africa & Into Switzerland. Dogs Allowed! Claudia Bensimoun     Komati Gorge Lodge Fly-Fishing & Wildlife Reserve Recognized by its majestic cliffs, winding river, thorn bushveld and Highveld grasslands, it is less than three hours from Johannesburg on the Drakensberg Escarpment. Here you can enjoy modern accommodations with breathtaking scenes of natural beauty…

Fashion For Fido! Canine Fashion Follows Human Fashion Trends!

  Nowadays, most dog lovers know their canines need protective clothing to protect them from the elements. That said, many canine apparel lines are no longer strictly utilitarian, and will feature everything you love about your own favorite fashion brands. For example, Maple Leash is a Canadian animal clothing company that offers a large collection…

Dog Park Must Have Eco- Items!

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Time To Have Fun With Your Dogs!

By Claudia Bensimoun   Image Credit: Claudia Bensimoun   Identify What Your Dog Finds Fun! You are going to be the only one in charge of your dog’s life, so why not make sure that he has fun every single day.Set the stage for fun and good communication with your dog by having fun with…

Understanding Your Dogs

How Your Dog Sees The Dog Park? Image Credit: BarkUpToday Dogs and humans have a couple of important things in common.Both dogs and humans develop strong emotional attachments, and are genetically programmed to live in complex social groups.Dogs are incredibly good at reading the body language of  other dogs, and even that of humans.Given all…

Thai Ridgeback

By Claudia Bensimoun   Photo Credit: Wiki   Origin:Thailand Group: UKC, Sighthound, Pariah History: The Thai Ridgeback dates back to 350 years.This dog breed is found in Thailand and is used for hunting and guarding.Being such a rare dog breed, it is hardly ever found in other countries, nonetheless it is becoming more common in…