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Keeping Dog and Child Interactions Safe

I’ve guest posted enough here on Animal Bliss that I feel that most everyone is pretty familiar with my dog, Baymax. Here’s a picture of him in case …

5 Weird Things About Sawfish

(and more!)<p><b>Sawfish,</b>also known as <b>carpenter sharks</b>, are of the rays family and characterized by a long, narrow, flattened rostrum, or nose extension, …

What Can Rabbits Eat?

What can rabbits eat? There are many misconceptions regarding this topic. Find out everything rabbits really should eat to stay healthy!<p>Rabbits have …

The Man Who Lives Inside His Dreams

When the most important people in his life all died in quick succession, Stephen Wright channeled his bereavement into turning his house into a work of art.<p>Every morning, Stephen Wright gets up at around 4:30 AM, makes a cup of tea, sits beneath the oak tree in his back garden, and pretends he's …

Christmas Eve

Pet Stairs and Ramps

Knowing that when you reach home, someone will be waiting for you by the door is one of the best feelings in the world. Dogs deserve the title of …

Signs of Age: How to Care for an Elderly Pet

How to Care for an Elderly Pet<p>If you have a pet that’s reaching her senior years, you need to be observant of any changes in her eating habits as …

Training Your Horse with Music

It’s a common saying that life without music wouldn’t be a life worth living. Imagine going about your life without any natural beats from the …

The Basics of Clicker Training Your Horse

Clicker Training Your Horse<p>Since the domestication of wild horses thousands of years ago, humans have been coming up with new, creative ways in which …

Guide to Horse Grooming 101

For all horse lovers that need a little guidance when it comes to grooming, we have created a clear and simple infographic to help you. This guide to …

I Once Was Lost, but Now I'm Found, Laura Koerber

I Once Was Lost, But Now I’m Found<p>Daisy and the Olympic Animal Sanctuary Rescue<p>a Book by Laura Koerber<p>On the far side of the Olympic Peninsula in …

3 Effective Ways to

Keep Your Dog Calm When Meeting New People<p>Dogs, especially young ones, often get very excited when meeting new people. But many times, their social …

How to Stop Your Dog From Being a Lunatic in Public Places

(Sorry, I meant … )<p>How to Socialize Your Dog<p>🙄<p>Is your dog a maniac when he sees another person or dog? (Or cat or squirrel or car or … you catch my …

What’s That, Boy? 4 Signs it’s Time to Take Your Pet to the Vet

4 Signs it’s Time to Take Your Pet to the Vet<p>A number of studies show that people who have pets enjoy better physical and emotional health, and have …

Benefits of Pet Friendly Workplaces

(Yay)<p>Over time, the office has changed. Take personnel, for example; it used to be that women were relegated to service-only positions or secretarial …

Safe Dog Toys to Ease Many Behavior Problems

A new puppy brings joy, love, and bliss into a home. What is forgotten is the wave of destruction that can sweep through the house due to chewing. …

4 Ways to Avoid Dog Bites When Pet Sitting

Looking after a neighbor’s well-behaved pooch can be a pleasant and fun experience. That doesn’t mean that it’s not crucial to exercise caution at …

Do Chameleons Make Good Pets?

Facts You Should Know<p>Yes, <i>chameleons make good pets</i>, BUT a word of caution:<p>Chameleons are difficult to maintain, and new reptile owners should NOT …

10 Things About Chameleons

People generally know two things about chameleons – they are reptiles, and they can change color to match the world around them. In fact, these …

The Most Frequent Signs of Jealousy in Dogs

Signs of Jealousy in Dogs<p>Dogs display their feelings in various ways, jealous-like behavior being one of the most frequently met. Jealousy in dogs …

Mysterious Giraffe Disease Has Scientists Baffled

It's unknown whether the condition, which causes bloody lesions, is contributing to the decline of the world's tallest mammals.<p>When Arthur Muneza was about to start his master's at Michigan State University in 2014, he faced a pivotal question: What did he want to study?<p>He considered many rock …

Extinction

Petzbe App

Social Media for Your Pets<p>Only another pet lover would understand if you told them you knew exactly what your pet’s voice would sound like, and which …

Preventing Obesity in Your Dog

Winter in my hometown of Boise, Idaho can get pretty chilly. We typically don’t get a whole lot of snow in the city, but being near mountains, we do …

Alleviate Anxiety in Dogs

Canines have a lot in common with human beings, their best friends. Dogs are just like people in that they are occasionally prone to episodes of …

4 Tips on Caring for Koi Fish and Goldfish in a Backyard Pond

Koi Fish and Goldfish in a Backyard Pond<p>Are you looking for goldfish and koi fish for sale? Do you breed goldfish and koi in your backyard pond? …

Keeping Fish Reduces Stress and Improves Mental Health

15 Ways Keeping Fish Reduces Stress<p>~ Improves Mental Health ~<p>If you’re a pet person, you don’t need me to tell you how relaxing it is just to spend …

Do Big Cats Get Hairballs?

Sometimes it's hard to decide which gift from your cat is your favourite. Is it the half-eaten beetle, the pool of vomit, or the hairballs?<p>Like it or …

Adrenal Malfunction in Dogs

aka Addison’s Disease<p>An adrenal malfunction in dogs, also known as Addison’s Disease, can be quite debilitating for your dog, with a set of symptoms …

The Secret Life of Crows - an Infographic

Secret Life of Crows<p>Crows are amazing creatures that are often misunderstood. Some people see them as pests, but crows are impressively smart. The …

Heatstroke in Dogs

The hot weather will be here before you know it. Soon we’ll be heading to the beach, going to the park for a long walk with our favorite pooch, and …

Are Sorghum and Flaxseed Good for My Dog?

If you’ve ever looked at the ingredients list on your dog’s kibble and you’ve been unsettled by what you saw, you’re not alone. As people become more …