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A Horse Training Secret From The 1800s To Teach A Horse To Drive Without Lines!


Horse owners who are history buffs may recognize the name Jesse Beery. Beery was an enormously famous horse trainer from the 1800's and early 1900's.

How To Load A Horse Into A Trailer - Easy As Pie!


If there is an art to getting horses to load in a trailer, then this it.

Horse Training Techniques From The 1800s


Was he the world's greatest horse trainer of all time? Would his picture be in the horse trainer's Hall Of Fame? Perhaps.

The TOP 7 Mistakes Horse Owners Make


Mistake #7 ? Assuming You Can Get On Any Horse And Simply Ride

How To Get Your Horse To Obey You and Look To You For Instruction


In the animal kingdom there is a pecking order. Richard Shrake points out that it?s a lot like the military. He ranks in the pecking order go from General down to Private. The General will get first pick of the food, decide where to go and when, and so on.

How to Crate Train Your Puppy


One of the most difficult hurdles that any new puppy owner faces is housebreaking or as it is sometimes also referred to; potty training or doing business. Although there is no tactic that comes with a 100% guarantee, one of the most successful methods is crate training. Crate training can drastically reduce the amount of stress on the owner and the puppy that often comes with training the new four-legged member of your family.

Bringing Home a Puppy ? Be Prepared!


So you just loved that sweet little puppy that you found in the pet shop. It will keep you company, and give you kisses, and guard your valuables. But what do you need to care for the lovable little thing and ensure it is happy and healthy?

Chinchillas As Pets


You may wish to consider a chinchilla as a possible pet. They are of the rodent family, (but it doesn't seem that way).

RecoveryPets.Com Dispels The Myths


In a recent discussion about pet safety, the services provided by a website entitled RecoveryPets.Com was compared to microchips and tattoos, and were they a better option to providing identification for pets. During this discussion a lot of statements were made and taken for fact, but here we will dispel some of those myths.

How Intelligent is Your Dog


It is entirely normal to look for signs of intelligence in your dog. Even puppies that are not especially smart nonetheless display flashes of brilliance in their behavior.

Different Dog Foods For Different Dog Ages


Dogs come in many assorted breeds, shapes, and sizes. They also have different nutritional requirements as they age. Choosing the right type of dog food for your pet will help to keep it healthy and happy as it ages. Here are some guidelines to follow when choosing the proper dog food for your dog's breed and age.

The Dangers of Canine Parasites


When you get a puppy, one of the first things that you need to do is make an appointment with the vet to get your new family member his or her vaccinations. Along with any recommended shots, your cuddly canine will probably get a dose of a de-worming formula to rid them of any internal parasites.

Crate Training Dogs & Puppies- FAQ


1) Why should I crate train my dog? Crate Training is the fastest and most humane method of housebreaking dogs. Have you ever seen a dog under a table, chair or bed? The reason is that dogs naturally want to seek shelter, even in a house. If you don't provide it, they will create it themselves in an effort to feel safe and secure. A crate serves as a den for your dog.

BARF Diet For Dogs - Not As Gross As It Sounds!


Are you just starting to research the BARF diet for dogs ? also known as ?bones and raw food? or the RAW diet? It can be confusing ? I remember asking TONS of questions when I first started. How do you know how much to feed? WHAT do you feed? Can you mix the BARF diet with processed food? How long does it take to prepare the raw food? How much does it cost to buy all the BARF products necessary? Should you feed raw meat and vegetables? Well, on the last question, only you can decide what?s right for your dog, but I?ll answer the rest of your questions as best I can.

My Tips to Take Care of a New Dog


So you?re bringing home that cute little puppy from the best breeder after doing all that research, or you found the most adorable ?mutt? at the pound, where you were just going to look, you swore. And now you realize that you weren?t as prepared as you thought. Maybe you?re planning in advance for the new bundle of joy. Either way, we?ll give you some valuable tips we?ve learned over the years of bringing home little bundles of terror ? I mean joy :)

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