Can I Have a Puppy?

Can I Have a Puppy?

Sooner or later, every parent is likely to hear: “Can I have a puppy?” Rather than dodge the question, parents should consider whether their family is ready for a pet, says Sharon Bergen, senior vice president of education and training for Knowledge Learning Corporation, the nation’s leading provider of early childhood care and education. Bergen…

Top Three Hypoallergenic Dogs

Top Three Hypoallergenic Dogs

While the Labrador retriever remains the most popular dog that people want to own, for those with allergies, Labrador Retrievers are not the best breed to choose from. Many other types of dogs would be more suitable for those suffering from allergies. These breeds include Chinese Crested, Kerry Blue Terrier, and the Schnauzer. These dogs…

Baby Meets New Puppy

Baby Meets New Puppy

I was lucky – my Beagle-mix (Chloe) adjusted to our new baby well. In fact, she would scratch at the bedroom door every time my daughter, Sophie, cried – just in case I was able to tune out the walls (not a chance!). Chloe would also leave my warm bed to lie on the couch…

Adopting A Senior Dog

Give A Retirement Home To An Aging Dog Many people stick with cute, hyperactive puppies when they start considering to adopt a dog. What many people fail to appreciate, though, is that senior dogs can be much easier and much more rewarding to take care of. True, they don’t stay with you that long, but…