"In the last 4-5 years, parvovirus in the US has
been the biggest problem for kennels, even in vaccinated dogs."
"She was a seven-month-old, gorgeous, taupe-colored
devil in dogs clothing. But I loved her."
"The diet of our companion animals is deplorable. So
many dogs and cats eat out of bags full of poor ingredients, rancid fats and
Command; he thee obeys most readily.
If so thou wilt, a collar he will wear;
"The more confidence you have in your dog, the more he
will believe in you."
"The housebound dog leads a stressed existence. It
cannot express its natural behaviors: stalking, chasing, exploring,
CANINE HEALTH: Exercise
Dogs need at least 15 to 20 minutes of exercise a couple times per day where they get to at least run and trot fast. Pat McConnell warns us to "Keep in mind that walking a large breed dog around the neighborhood on a leash does not qualify as exercise, except maybe for you."
Obedience training exercises your dogs' mind. Play is a fine form of exercise for their bodies! Often behavioral problems can be mollified or even corrected simply by adding enough exercise to your dog's day.
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