Many of us have been on lockdown for the past few weeks in an effort to stop a scourge that has been likened to the plague. You thought it could never happen in our time, but it has…and if what we’re experiencing now could happen, anything can—including the zombie apocalypse. Since you have all this free time on your hands, now is the time to make a supply list so you’ll be prepared…you know, just in case. You’ll need bread of every kind, milk, eggs, rubbing alcohol, drinking alcohol, hand sanitizer, and of course—toilet paper, but did you know that you’ll also need a dog? We did, and in this episode of Animal Facts, we’re going to share our picks for the best dogs to help you survive the zombie apocalypse.Read more
Is your dog anxious? Nervous? Hyper? Or dare we ask—neurotic?
Well, if your “best friend furever” reminds you of a character from “Seinfeld,” he or she just might be one of the canines on our list of the most high-strung dog breeds. Check out our list to see if your best friend is an Elaine, George, Kramer, or Jerry.
Velcro Dog Breeds – Virtually all dogs are loyal compadres ‘til the bitter end, but some dogs go beyond loyal and veer into the realm of the sticky. In our first “Velcro Dogs” video, we featured OUR picks for the top 10 Velcro dogs, but some viewers thought the list was ummm somewhat incomplete. So, here are the 10 breeds YOU said were the most Velcro Dog Breeds… featuring some of your comments.Read more
Boxer vs German Shepherd. The German Shepherd and the Boxer, two German dog breeds that other than their shared Motherland seemingly have little in common. Both are very distinct, yet well-known dog breeds. But, which makes the better pet, the GSD or the Boxer? Let’s jump in. This choice is not going to be easy.Read more
Difficult Dog Breeds – High Prey Drive. Some dogs love to run, others like to retrieve, and some can’t stop themselves from chasing anything that moves! These dogs likely have high prey drives, which is a strong instinct to hunt. This can sometimes lead to a difficult living situation if you have cats or other small animals, so let’s see which breeds have the highest prey drives.Read more
Having a dog companion is great. But some breeds may be a bit difficult for a new first-time owner. They are not bad dogs, and in the right hands, can be amazing pets, but these breeds, even though they are small, can overwhelm the new dog owner.Read more
For as long as humans and dogs have lived together, humans have depended on dogs for protection, whether that be livestock, land, or the family. Many breeds will protect their families, but not all are exceptionally good at it while still maintaining the role of a dedicated family companion. We’ve singled out 10 Family Guard Dog Breeds. Let’s see who they are.Read more
Canine Parvovirus is the last thing you want to hear about your puppy. It can be a battle for your pup’s life that can take months of recovery.
The canine parvovirus CPV2 infection is a highly contagious viral illness that affects dogs and is often fatal if left untreated. It’s a horrible virus that can be prevented. Commonly called Parvo, there is no cure, but as we’ll find out not all is bleak.Read more
At first glance, the Bernese Mountain Dog and Saint Bernard may bear a resemblance to one another, but there are some striking differences between these two large, full-furred dogs.
Let’s have a look at these two dogs closely and see where the differences lie, which makes the better pet, and which is the right breed to add to your family.Read more
Mastiffs; a family of dogs that as a rule are huge, powerful dogs. These Molosser breeds are dense, well-muscled and gorgeous!
While this list is certainly not all-inclusive of the Mastiff-type or Molosser dogs, we’ve gathered some of the most impressive of the group. Let’s get to know them.Read more