Tips for Caring for Miniature Horses

Miniature horses are truly adorable. They are tiny and full of personality but don’t let their size fool you, as they still need lots of care. Fortunately, there are some great tips for caring for miniature horses. Due to their small stature, miniature horses are prone to more health issues than full-sized horses. However, with … Read more

Four Easy Ways To Train a Dog to Herd

Farmers know how irreplaceable the natural herding instinct in dogs is when managing livestock. It’s amazing how a small creature can strategically organize and calmly direct a herd of huge fearful animals. Some dog breeds, like the Border Collie, have the required genetic makeup for herding and will naturally have more tendencies towards easily and … Read more

5 Common Myths About Dog Poop

Dog poop isn’t a topic we like to dwell on, but if you’re a dog owner, poop is a fact of life you can’t ignore. The Census Bureau estimates there are 80 million dogs in the U.S., and most of them go to the bathroom outdoors. That results in more than 10-million tons of waste … Read more

Why Does My Dog Eat Cat Food?

Dogs are known for being able to digest almost anything. From watermelon bites to socks, nothing passes by a hungry drooling canine. Similarly, if you’re also a cat owner, you’ve probably noticed that your pooch sometimes likes to munch cat food more than its own. On top of that, many owners give cat treats to their … Read more

Animals that Get Drunk or High in Nature

Millions of humans around the planet abuse alcohol and drugs, including opiates, marijuana, cocaine, and hallucinogens. It often seems like one of the unique, if troubling and disruptive, features of people, compared to wild animals; humans seek out intoxicating substances for fun while animals eat just for nutrition, whenever they’re hungry, or food is available. … Read more

What to Give a Dog for a Long Road Trip: Travel Meds for Dogs

Most dogs go absolutely berserk with joy when they realize they are going on a road trip. However, their very excitement is a cause of concern as it can lead to anxiety and exhaustion during long road trips. Dogs are also susceptible to motion sickness, especially if you plan on going off-roading. As a responsible … Read more