Thursday, April 8, 2010

Try Dancing with Your Dog

K9 Freestyle is a fun sport to try with your dog.  It involves making up a dance routine and training your dog tricks to incorporate into the dance.  Set the routine to music and you're good to go.  You can even enter competition freestyle if you want to.

Canine freestyle is an ideal way to bond with your dog.  Dog owners of all ages enjoy the sport of canine freestyle.  Find out more about dancing with dogs.

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Contagious Kennel Cough Threat in Dog Parks

Recently, a rash of kennel cough infections have spread to many dogs in my local dog park. Take care when bringing your dog to the dog park and keep your eyes open for any dogs with a hacking cough.

Also, bring your own water for your dog. Try not to let your pet drink from the water bowls spread throughout the park. When dogs drink from the water bowls in the dog park, they can contract kennel cough from other infected dogs.

Read more about kennel cough symptoms, what to look for, and how kennel cough is treated.