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Write By: admin - 07 May / 2019 Created Date: 2019-05-07 Published In: ROOT Hits: 1718 Comment: 10

Dogs provide valuable support for children when they are worried or stressed - according to a study undertaken at the University of Florida. The study, which observed 100 pet owning families, asked children to complete public speaking and arithmetic tasks, with either a dog, their parent, or nobody present. Guess which experience boosted them the most? The one with a furry friend! Children experience significant drops in the stress hormone, cortisol, when they simply caress their dog. Of course, if you could only take one pooch home with you, it would have to be a cute little 'hot dog'.

Write By: admin - 10 Oct / 2021 Created Date: 2021-10-10 Published In: ROOT Hits: 451 Comment: 10

A nervous and anxious dog can be challenging to own. They are often very sensitive, stressed, or even shut down if the owner does not understand their fear. When a pet develops this kind of emotional behavior, they may become fearful of anything new in their environment, making it difficult to train. Every time an individual walks through the door or sits on the couch where your pet usually lies down. He becomes anxious and aggressive out of his fear that you will leave him again. Thus placing much strain, this places on both human-animal relationships. Why? Because it forces owners to limit what they do around their pets for safety reasons. Here are tips to help your nervous and anxious dog:

Write By: admin - 14 Sep / 2019 Created Date: 2019-09-14 Published In: ROOT Hits: 3394 Comment: 10

Our latest edition to the MDO family, Chloe, does so we’ve put together some helpful tips and ideas.

Write By: admin - 28 Jul / 2016 Created Date: 2016-07-28 Published In: ROOT Hits: 4669 Comment: 10

Do you have a dachshund that loves to WOOF? We have some top tips on how to deal with nuisance barking.

Write By: admin - 12 Mar / 2018 Created Date: 2018-03-12 Published In: ROOT Hits: 7651 Comment: 10

When your Dachshund has separation anxiety, it also makes you anxious. Even the simple process of putting your shoes on can prove to be difficult, with a little one barking under your feet. 

Write By: admin - 06 Dec / 2017 Created Date: 2017-12-06 Published In: ROOT Hits: 1504 Comment: 10

At 66%, Australia has the highest incidence of pet ownership in the world. 

Write By: admin - 14 Jul / 2018 Created Date: 2018-07-14 Published In: ROOT Hits: 1966 Comment: 10

Dogs can be very rambunctious. As a pet parent, you know that your dog does not always sit around and watch you read your weekly magazine.