Category: SMART HOMES

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…

THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN CZECH AND AMERICAN SHEPHERDS

Eastern German Shepherd   By Claudia Bensimoun   Image Credit: Wiki   The Differences Between East and West German Shepherd Lines and The American German Shepherd Lines You might be thinking: Is there any difference? Start thinking temperament, confirmation, coloring and movement. So you’re undecided on which line of pups is best for you and…

Improving Fido’s Health With Kale, Pumpkin, Sweet Potatoes and Fish Oils!

“For the first year of a dog’s life, balanced nutrition is vital,” says Dr. Stanley Coren, Professor of Psychology at the University of British Columbia. “Without balanced nutrition, the nerve cells of a dog’s brain will not mature properly; and the brain will be smaller in volume and weight and not function as well. Poorly…