How to Remove Pet Urine Stains and Odors

Whether you are a new pet owner or have many pets, it is inevitable that your pet will have an accident as they are learning to potty train or waiting for you to get to the door in time. Even though it is not pleasant, accidents … [Read more...]

How to Tell a Child About the Death of a Pet

How to Explain the Death of a Pet to your Child Children are delightfully innocent beings and parents go to great lengths to shelter them from anything that can physically injure them or break their heart. Parents also feel the need … [Read more...]

How To Attract Hummingbirds

Attracting Hummingbirds To Your Home Having hummingbirds in your back yard are a joy for bird lovers and bird watchers, because the little birds are so full of energy. When you have four or five hummingbirds in your backyard, you … [Read more...]

How To Attract Bats

A Guide To Attracting Bats You might wonder why someone would care about attracting bats, but bats feed on certain insects you might not want around your house. So learning how to attract bats to your property becomes a natural form … [Read more...]

How to Attract Crickets

Are you trying to figure out how to attract crickets? This article explains what you need to do in order to find crickets for a number of purposes. Whether it's to kill them, eat them, or feed them to your reptile, there are a number … [Read more...]

How to Become a Veterinarian

How to Become a Veterinarian Becoming a veterinarian is a common dream -- veterinary work is one of those "childhood fantasy jobs" that consume people. That's why if you want to become a veterinarian, you've probably always wanted to … [Read more...]

How to Become a Zoologist

How to Become a Zoologist Zoology is a branch of biology with a concentration on studying animals, their behavior, and their bodies. Zoologists are trained professionals whose work is vital to the field of biology, in that they study … [Read more...]

How to Groom a Dog

Learn How to Groom a Dog Learning how to groom a dog is a never-ending process, because all dogs are a little different, while the fur of individual canines changing throughout the year, along with the seasons. Dog fur gets thicker in … [Read more...]

How to Stop a Whining Dog

How to Stop a Whining Dog Ways To Stop A Dog From Whining Whining is a one of the chief ways a dog has of communicating. Whining is one of the first actions it learns. When hungry, a puppy whines, which tells its mother that the … [Read more...]

How to Treat a Dog for Fleas

How to Treat a Dog for Fleas Flea Treatment and Prevention Tips At the least, fleas can cause a great amount of irritation for you and your dog. At the worst, they can even lead to death for your pet. That’s why it’s so important to l … [Read more...]

How To Train Your Dog To Roll Over

2 Methods For Teaching Your Dog To Roll Over Training a dog to roll over can be either simple or torturous. Certain dogs learn tricks easily, while others have trouble figuring out what it is you want. But there are certain tried and … [Read more...]

How to Tell a Rooster from a Hen

Differences Between Roosters and Hens People new to the chicken business sometimes have a hard time telling their hens from a rooster. It's not quite as cut-and-dried as it is with many other animals. There are several methods for … [Read more...]

How to Give Your Pet Oral Medication

6 Tips For Giving a Pet Medicine One of the most taxing ordeals is trying to give your animals medicine. They don't understand ingesting something that doesn't taste good to them. So naturally, your animal resists your attempts to … [Read more...]

How to Know if My Dog Is Ill

Signs that Your Dog is Sick Since my dog can’t tell me what’s wrong, one of the most important things I ever did as a pet owner was to learn how to know if my dog is ill. If not properly treated, a dog’s illness can rapidly become wor … [Read more...]

How to Know if My Dog Has Heartworms

Signs that Your Dog has Heartworms “How do I know if my dog has heartworms?” As a former veterinarian’s assistant, I used to hear that question all the time. Luckily, the answer is a simple one. Knowing if your dog has heartworms … [Read more...]

How to Kill Fleas

Tips For Finding and Killing Fleas Finding fleas isn't too hard. They usually find you and your animals. Fleas are sensitive to the vibrations of larger animals walking. They wait in grass or in carpet, jumping on passing animals in … [Read more...]

How to Find and Remove Ticks

Removing Ticks Guide Learning how to find and remove ticks is important for any pet owner. If you live in a wooded or grassy area (the favorite homes of ticks), then it’s even more important. When it comes to transmitting d … [Read more...]

How to Fend Off Sharks

Ways to Defend Yourself From Sharks So you're in Australia on your dream vacation. One minute you're snorkeling with the family, wondering what you'll eat for dinner, not thinking about work, maybe you're even a little bit happy. … [Read more...]

How to Make Sure My Dog Gets Enough Exercise

Ways to Keep your Dog Active For years, I’ve been wondering how to make sure my dog gets enough exercise. Working a nine to five job, I realized that my dog just sits around most of the day waiting for me to come home. That kind of i … [Read more...]

How to Break Up a Dog Fight

Dog Fight Tips They call it a dog fight for a reason. When two dogs decide to go after one another, they enter survival mode. It is their natural instinct to protect themselves with vicious bites. Dogs have adrenaline, too, and it … [Read more...]

How to Stop Your Neighbor’s Dog from Barking

How To Handle Your Neighbor If Her Dog Won't Stop Barking A neighbor with a barking dog is a nightmare. You can't get any sleep, or have any peace and quiet when your kids play in the backyard. If the dog doesn't stop, then you are … [Read more...]

How to Deal with an Aggressive Dog

Dealing with Aggression in Dogs If you need to know how to deal with an aggressive dog, chances are that you’re having problems with your own pet. While a number of factors can lead to a dog’s aggression, it can often be attributed to … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Dog

Tips For Choosing The Perfect Dog Choosing the right dog can be harder than it sounds. There are a number of factors to consider, but it’s important to go through the process in order to assure that both you and your new canine c … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Healthy Dog Food

Tips for Picking Healthy Dog Food Learning how to choose a healthy dog food is imperative for the long-term fitness of your canine companion. While all dog food must meet minimum nutritional requirements in order to be sold, there’s n … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Cat Litter

Cat Litter Tips & Advice Cats can be very picky about where they go to the bathroom, so that’s why it’s important to know how to choose the right cat litter. In addition, there are also environmental and odor concerns to think abo … [Read more...]

How to Choose between a Cat and a Dog as a Pet

Choosing Between a Cat and Dog Advice If you’re thinking of getting an animal companion, it’s important to know how to choose between a cat and a dog as a pet. As you may have guessed, both come with their own advantages and dis … [Read more...]

How to Keep Cats Out of Your Mulch

7 Ways To Keep Cats Out Of Your Mulch People love cats. But if your cat continually is messing up your garden with poop, then you're looking for a solution. Nobody wants to work in a garden with the repugnant smells of cat dung around … [Read more...]

How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

Pet Tooth Brushing Tips Dogs and cats can get cavities just like a human. Did you know that 98% of dogs with bad breath already have some form of periodontal disease? For these reasons, it’s important to know how to brush your pet’s te … [Read more...]

How to Become a Dog Trainer

Becoming a Professional Dog Trainer If you’re interested in how to become a dog trainer, this article will tell you everything you need to know to get started. Just remember that being a dog trainer requires lots of patience and a s … [Read more...]

How to Attract Mockingbirds

4 Ways To Attract Mockingbirds Mockingbirds are my favorite bird. I enjoy watching the ongoing feud between my cat and the local mockingbirds. Anytime the cat walks across the west end of the yard, he can expect to have a … [Read more...]

How to Choose an Aquarium Heater

Aquarium Heater Selection Tips Aquarium heaters regulate the heat in your tank and maintain a steady heat level for your fish. If the temperature fluctuates too much or is steadily either too high or too cold, your fish will be in … [Read more...]