Month: May 2020

(Picture Credit: Staff photo by Derek Davis/Portland Portland Press Herald via Getty Images) You may have seen cute videos online of dogs joining their owners at the Starbucks drive-thru and getting a tasty-looking Puppuccino. But what exactly is a Starbucks Puppuccino, and is it safe for dogs? Here’s the brief answer: a Starbucks Puppuccino is
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(Picture Credit: eyecrave/Getty Images) If you live on a farm, you know it’s more than a peaceful, picturesque slice of life in the countryside. It takes a lot of work to keep a farm going, and you usually need all the help you can get. Before many of our cherished dog breeds became our family
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Foxhounds are pack animals and don’t do well if isolated for long periods of time. Photo: ccho 1. Key Characteristics of English Foxhounds The English Foxhound (a cousin of the American Foxhound) is a hunting dog and pack hound whose low-set ears hang near the cheeks. Rounded ears means they’ve been cropped (a practice that,
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(Picture Credit: vvuls/Getty Images) Can dogs eat onions? You may be asking this because your dog accidentally ate some onion you chopped up for your salad, or perhaps you are looking for healthy human snacks to share with your dog. Humans can eat onions, but are they safe for dogs to eat? The short answer
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Swedish Lapphunds originally herded reindeer. Photo: Darkangels 1. Key Characteristics of Swedish Lapphunds Swedish Lapphunds, a.k.a. Lappies, are medium-sized herding and guarding dogs that are also the national dog of Sweden. Lappies have a dark nose and round, large brown eyes framed by small, wide-set, triangular ears. The high-set tail is carried over the back,
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