For maintaining a healthy lifestyle, exercise is considered as the most important part. Here are 7 easy tips to keep your dog active every day.
Pet owners are a unique breed. No pun intended. Our pets are not just dumb animals that we keep around for fun. Our pets are like children to us and we treat them that way. Which is why it stinks that we have to be away from them all day when we are at work. Or when we go away anywhere for many hours at a time. Petchatz takes care Of Your Pets All Day So what can you do? You don’t want your dog or cat to be bored all day. We also don’t want them to be lonely and [...]
Your fluffy best friend wants to share your space with you. Could you say no? Of course not. Not all of us have the same sleeping habit. But if you’re used to sleeping with your little bundle of joy, then there are many ways to make your experience better. Dogs come in all shapes and sizes. You may have already experienced midnight cover stealing games with your snuggly friend. Researches have shown that some dog owners preferred sleeping with their dogs despite disturbances at night. Simply because they felt safe. Also, most dog owners have a hard time saying no to their [...]
Most people prefer purebreds, and sure, these dogs have their charms. But, do you know what happens when you mix two breeds of dog together? A mutt, yes! A beautiful, cute mutt that will melt your heart away. They might not be as “luxurious” (if you think about dogs this way) as purebred dogs, but mixed-breed ones get the best of both, which make them some of the loveliest house pets there is out there. Don’t believe me? Look at our selection of the top 5 cutest mixed breed dogs and tell us if you still don’t think they’re the [...]
Home grooming seems to be a trend that is growing in popularity. There are a number of reasons for this, not only does grooming your pet yourself save you money but it is also a great way to spend some quality time with your dog. This is particularly important for those of us with busy lifestyles which can often mean leaving our dogs at home for long periods at a time. Not only should you look to ease this separation while you’re away but it also means you should value the time you do have with your pet even more [...]
Written by Samantha Randall – Editor-in-Chief at Top Dog Tips The main reason why dogs are rehomed or end up in shelters is due to destructive behavior. It’s no surprise that owners can become very frustrated when their dogs start chewing furniture, destroying belongings, barking incessantly, and engaging in other destructive behaviors. But this behavior is rooted in causes that can be easy to fix if you dig a little deeper. Here are the most common reasons for destructive behavior in dogs and what to do about them: Separation Anxiety Dogs with separation anxiety may start acting out or acting destructively as soon [...]
Wish to Help Your Family Bond With Your New Pet? Here Are 5 Ways Your dog is more than an animal. It is your gateway to unconditional love and affection. For your dog to feel the same, it is essential for your dog to be given an opportunity to bond with the family. If you have kids at home (here’s a list of family-friendly dog breeds), try including with our pet so that they learn to share your time and affection. 1. A Weekend Getaway If you are carrying your dog along with you then the best place would be near the beach or the [...]
Your dog shows you so much love and is always there for you. Each one of us dog owners wants to return the favor, so we shower them with treats and toys. Take it a step further by building your furry friend a cozy home, with your own two hands. Whether you make it from scratch or repurpose an old item, you can customize a DIY dog bed to fit your pup’s personality! There are tons of ideas out there; here are a few popular ideas that almost anyone can do!
Every day, we hear about 100’s of stories of how PetChatz improves people lives. We hear about Military members calling their dogs from across the world, college kids calling their puppy in-between classes, parents calling their fur-babies while on vacation and working dog moms and dog dads calling on lunch breaks. Today we heard a story that took our breath away. We can all agree that your home is a special place. A place where you feel safe. All of your belongings and loved ones are located within those four walls. Deanna, a PetChatz Pack Member, had an intruder violate this [...]