By Caryl Wolff
When people call me about training their new puppy, potty training is always at the top of the list. There are options - you can choose to train your puppy indoors, outdoors, or a combination of both. Regardless of your choice, the method to train him is the same, and your involvement is crucial, especially at the beginning.Take him where you want him to go when he has to go.When he goes in the right place, reward him with praise and a treat.Watch him like a hawk or confine him at all other times.
There are several products to choose from regarding potty training your puppy indoors, one of which is a puppy potty. There are 3 main types of puppy potties.Ones that have synthetic grass on top of a grate with the urine draining into a containment area underneathOnes that use litterOnes that use sod or grass
Puppy potties with synthetic grass are a great option for house training.
Reasons to Use a Puppy Potty for House TrainingIt feels like real grass to your puppy's feet, which is important... Continue Reading
By Amy Shojai
A normal adult cat on average visits the litter box to make a deposit about 5 times a day. The amount of waste multiplies and makes cleaning a greater chore when you have more than one cat. Some years ago when I traveled a great deal for work, I became a fan of automatic litter boxes in part because my husband wasn't always as faithful at scooping.
By Tony Johnson
Really, a pet door is freedom. And if pet doors are freedom, then a wireless containment system is peace of mind. Put them together, and suddenly, you've got more than you expected and the world is a better place, and full of benefits for you and your pets.
By Tony Johnson
In 18 years of veterinary ER work, I've dealt with a lot of scared people. But some of the most frightened pet owners that I can remember are those who just witnessed their dog (or, rarely, cat) have their first seizure.