Pit bulls are typically known for being a dangerous breed of dog, but is this really true? This infographic presented by National Geographic takes a look at the pit bull breed and how they aren’t as dangerous as many people think.
How did the majestic grey wolf transform into the Pug? If all dogs descended from wolves, why do dogs have different shaped skulls to wolves? This infographic from Invisible Fence explains how – along with the functions different breeds originally served, and ownership data from the last century.
It’s a pretty well known fact that owning a dog (as well as other pets) can greatly improve our lives. TheDogTrainingSecret.com has taken a moment and compiled a list of all the reasons they feel it’s beneficial to own a dog. Happiness, health, and longevity are just a few of the benefits.
Crufts is now the largest dog show in the world. But how did it all begin? This infographic, created by Vet Medic, has some of the facts and figures about this amazing show.
There are a lot of Skype fans out there who are dog owners. You know the challenges of leaving Fido at home while being away on a business trip or working long hours at the office all day. One of the best hidden tips of using Skype is that you can set up your Skype calls to “auto-answer.” This means Fido doesn’t have to worry about how to click a mouse to answer a Skype call. It’s a great solution for checking in on pets and it’s very easy. The steps are summarized here in this cool infographic.
Dogs are often considered “man’s best friend,” but what happens when these furry companions became ferocious foes? Every day, individuals fall victim to debilitating and unprovoked dog attacks. Even seemingly minor dog bites can cause serious complications or fatalities. There are 4.7 million people bitten by dogs each year, with 800,000 Americans that seek medical attention for dog bites each year. Learn more about dog biting statistics in this infographic by My Philadelphia Injury Lawyer.
Are you about to add a new four-legged member to the family? Do you wonder, “What can I expect throughout the lifespan of my new best friend?” FlexPet’s Veterinarian, Dr. Patrick Mahaney and FlexPet, maker of joint supplements for dogs, collaborated to help you understand common ailments some of the most popular dog breeds may face.
Did you know milk, onions, and caffeine can cause serious health issues in both cats and dogs? It is imperative to give your animals diets that work with their systems. Check out this infographic from Lincoln Avenue Veterinary Clinic to learn the right ways to feed your dogs and cats.
Are your dog’s meals, treats, and table manners working together for healthy teeth? Canine oral hygiene should be a major concern for you, your furry friend. Get the information you need by checking out this infographic by Island Trees Veterinary Hospital on doggie dentistry.
Pit bull ownership has been a hotly debated topic in recent years. The pit bull, at one time bred for fighting, has consequently become notorious for vicious attacks, thus encouraging many cities and counties to elect and enforce breed-specific legislation (BSL) that essentially bans pit bulls.
Our canine companions love to run and play near computers. This is not always good for for our PCs and can sometimes be unsafe for our favorite pets as well. The following infographic from Surdoc.com provides some helpful tips on how to prevent your computer from being damaged by your dog.
Did you know that the dog’s basic physiology hasn’t changed in hundreds of years? It only makes sense to base a dog’s diet on what canine ancestors ate–a balance of protein, fats, and carbohydrates. Yet, modern pet foods have substantially changed what our dogs eat. To learn more about optimum canine health (and other dog food facts), take a look at the following infographic.
EntirelyPets conducted a Facebook Poll as to what people feel are the cutest dog breeds in America. The poll looked at overall appearance and characteristics as well as celebrity factor. Discover out if your dog made the cutest dog breed list as well as learn some facts about each breed represented.
This infographic, published by Heartlandvetsupply.com, provides step-by-step instructions on what, when, how, and where to vaccinate your kitten or puppy. It includes schedules of vaccines needed for pet up to 20 weeks as well as detailed pictures of how to prepare syringe and where to inject in animal.