Can dogs get H1N1? As it turns out, yes dogs can get a strain of the virus and it may be coming here to the USA. In fact, it may already be here. The American Medical Veterinary Association reported last month that a cat in Iowa had contacted the H1N1 virus. Since that point in time, two
Yearly Archives: 2009
Soldier Greeted By Dog Upon Return
Here is a neat video of a dog greeting his soldier “Dad” as he returns from Afghanistan. Better have a tissue for the tears welling up.
Dog Saves Dog
Here is an incredible video of a dog saving another dog on an incredibly busy highway in Chile. There has been much controversy if the dog was saving the dog as a heroic act or because it was starving. From Chilean reports, it was not due to starvation.
Golden Retriever Breed
At a glance: Breed Group: Golden Retriever Height: 23-24 inches Weight: 65-75 lbs Color: golden color coats. Life Expectancy: 10-13 years Average litter size: 6 History: The golden retriever breed originated from Scotland in 1800
Understanding Your Dogs Body Language
Understanding your dogs behavior can sometimes seem almost impossible. We have become so accustomed to our pets that we give them human emotions and even think they reason like us. It is nice to think that our beloved dogs are on same level as us but if you take a deeper look into the thought […]
We Love Our Fence-Winston Salem Dog Fence
I just wanted to drop you a line and tell you how much we appreciate Tony and Contain-A-Pet. We have had your dog fence for over 14 years and both my dogs just love it. They both love to run especially Picasso. He sees another animal and it is off the the races. We live near a busy […]
We Love Pet Fence
It is a delight for me to express how pleased we are with the work of Contain-A-Pet and the pet fence. I first met Tony over 10 years ago when we got our first doberman from the Doberman Rescue of the Triad. We Have a nice yard almost 3 acres which sets in the middle […]
Hot Spots And How to Treat Them
Hot Spots First let me say if you are the least bit unsure of what you are doing please conslut you local vet. Your dogs health is at stake !!! When you think of hot spots you may think about the beach, mountains or other vacation destinations. For our beloved canine friends having hot spots […]
Dog Days of Summer
The Dog Days of Summer are fast approaching. It is a time for both you and your pets to enjoy the sunshine and freedom of the great outdoors. We all love this time of year, especially taking our best friends out for a drive or visit to the local park. While taking advantage of this […]
History: The Yorkshire Terrier was originally a product of crossing different small breeds in Yorkshire, England, which is also why the breed has the name it does.