Yep, it’s a scientific fact your dog is smarter than your cat. That news is not hard to believe coming from a bunch of dog fans at My Little Puppy, but researchers have discovered dogs’ brains have twice as many neurons as cats.
When we see a well-behaved dog walking on a leash, we might not think of it as anything special. But it’s a skill that takes some time for both puppy and parent to learn. With a little bit of patience and calm direction, you can have your dog behaving on a leash and following your lead. Here are some steps to make leash training easier.
There’s no question that parenting a pooch can be rewarding. Now there’s proof that having a dog rewards people with longer, healthier lives. For instance, the American Heart Association has declared that having a dog lowers a person’s risk of heart disease even more than having cats. Another study has shown that older people with dogs have boosted neural activity compared to those without pets. Here are some of the ways a furry friend can help you live a healthier life.
Like any youngster, puppies are just figuring out the world. They’re also learning how to play with you! Play-biting is something that puppies can do, and you might feel it more with their young, edgy teeth. But it’s not a big issue if you use a few tricks to teach them. Here are some ways to stop play-biting with your pup.
A lot of us are hitting the roads and flying the skies this summer, and if we’re lucky, we get to bring our pups! There are a lot of great trips to take with your dogs, from weekend getaways to longer road trips. But traveling isn’t always easy for your furry friends. Here are some things to think about before traveling with your dogs and some tips on keeping them happy and healthy.
Spring is back! Time to enjoy the nice weather, green trees, and fresh air with your favorite pup! Here are some fun ways you and your dog can get the most fun out of the season.
The pomsky is a newer hybrid breed that people have been getting to know in the last few years. Being part-Pomeranian and part-Husky, these guys are completely lovable. They’re also one of our more popular breeds at My Little Puppy. Here are some facts about this designer-dog breed of pups.
Let’s face it, dogs are great at giving us the “puppy eyes” when they want to sample what we’re eating. Sharing healthy snacks like certain veggies and fruits is ok. But there are common foods that can be very dangerous for our dogs. Here is a list of ten foods that should never fall into the paws of your pup, and some warning signs if you think your dog may have eaten them