To be blind or visually impaired is difficult in the modern world: it is possible to get under the wheels of public transport, walk past the desired building, get into the open hatch or stumble on the stairs, and finally become a victim of robbers. Guide dogs, companions and loyal friends of those who are deprived of the opportunity to fully see the world around them, are called to help people with serious vision problems. A guide is another name for a guide dog in the field of dog handlers.
Guide Dog Selection Criteria
A guide dog for the blind is an animal specially trained by dog handlers that accompanies a blind person along a predetermined route, and also helps him adapt to life in modern society. Given the complexity of the work of guide dogs, it is not surprising that not every animal can come up to help the blind. The best guide dogs are those that meet the following requirements: Continue reading
In the world there are about five hundred dog breeds. Some of them are popular with us, others are not even heard. And which dog is best to get someone who has long dreamed of a four-legged friend?
Of course, it is impossible to identify a universal breed that will suit everyone and everyone. After all, someone will like a calm and obedient doggie-phlegmatic, well, and someone will be crazy about an active and playful dog.
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Dogs residing permanently in a house or apartment like to fool around. What are ragged wallpapers, bitten wires, or worn out housekeeping shoes. But street cousins - dogs, who live in the yards of private households or in summer cottages – are not far behind them. These four-legged comrades tirelessly delve into the ground, as if looking for some kind of treasure.
Dog digs holes in the yard
In this article, we will try to figure out why dogs dig holes, and also find out how to deal with this outrageous habit. Why outrageous? Yes, because, firstly, the dug up garden looks unattractive, and secondly, the dog often digs holes, harming the plants that grow on the site.
Why dogs love to dig holes
There are many reasons why a dog digs holes in the yard. We will list the most basic:
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In this article we will discuss which dog to get for a private home. It’s certain that pocket dogs like Yorkshire Terriers or Chihuahuas, as well as large dogs with fine smooth hair or no coat (like, for example, Chinese crested), are not suitable for street keeping. With home content, everything is not so critical.
Dog for a private home
Therefore, a dog for a private house should be, firstly, not too small, and secondly, it is better to choose a pet with thick coat and undercoat, if he has to live on the street, even with a warm aviary. But the purpose of the animal is also important. Since some owners require a guard dog and a watchman, while others need to have a companion animal.
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Small breeds of dogs are always popular among residents of megacities. Such animals, firstly, do not take up much space and can live even in small apartments, secondly, the maintenance of small dogs is economical in comparison with the maintenance of giant dogs, thirdly, toddler pets usually don’t lose their fun and old age carefree temper.
In other words, many dogs dream of small dogs, for example, pugs, Yorkshire terriers, Pekingese and other “little things”. But to buy a small dog is not enough, you also need to choose an appropriate name for the animal. In our article, we will discuss how to name a dog of a small breed boy.
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