Losing a Pet - What to Do When your Pekingese Crosses Over

Losing a Pet – What to Do When your Pekingese Crosses Over

Losing a pet is part of the cycle and it can be very painful and traumatic to your little ones if you do not know how to handle it. As with learning, a kid's curiosity, awareness and understanding about death grows little by little. And there are so many parts that make up the entire concept of death -- aging, life cycle, life span and what happens after death. That is quite a whole lot for a kid to learn. Death is not something that your kid should be sheltered from. It begins as soon as the kid is able to notice that the dead leaves are beginning to fall off the tree. Learning about this … [Read More...]

Dogs Begging for Food: How to Curb that Bad Pekingese Habit

Dogs Begging for Food: How to Curb that Bad Pekingese Habit

You are eating and there is your puppy, giving you that look. Most owners can’t win over that look and thus give into his wish. Dogs begging for food is quite innate and it is up to you as the owner to curb this nasty behavior. Begging is a behavior is harmless, however it can [...]

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Ear Mites in Dogs - Help your Pekingese Handle It Naturally

Ear Mites in Dogs – Help your Pekingese Handle It Naturally

Ear mites in dogs is quite common so every owner should know how to handle it appropriately. Nothing drives a pup nuts as quite as much as the ear mites. Just imagine something crawling and creeping inside your ears! It surely gives me the willies! No wonder your pet would shake his head, scratch endlessly [...]

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Choosing a Dog - What the Pekignese Breed Say About You

Choosing a Dog – What the Pekignese Breed Say About You

Choosing a dog is no joke and it also says a lot about your very own personality. From the tiny Chihuahua to the mighty Great Dane, dogs come in various shapes and sizes and show different kinds of temperaments. Studies shows that the type of dog breed that you pick can actually say a lot [...]

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Dog Breeds for Protection - Is Pekingese a Part of It?

Dog Breeds for Protection – Is Pekingese a Part of It?

Every dog owner is knowledgeable on what dog breeds for protection are. So, you think the Pekingese breed is a part of it? Read on to find out. All throughout history, one of the main and functional jobs of having a pet dog is for protection: guarding us from unwanted animals and people alike. While [...]

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Kissing your Dog: Should you Kiss your Pekingese?

Kissing your Dog: Should you Kiss your Pekingese?

Kissing your dog is quite normal in a loving dog-human household. We can never deny that fact. Who could resist a lovely dog waiting for you at the door with tail wagging and excitement in their eyes as we approach nearer and nearer. We all swoop down to their level to give them a hug [...]

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Myths About Spaying and Neutering - What your Pekingese's Stand Really Is

Myths About Spaying and Neutering – What your Pekingese’s Stand Really Is

There are several myths about spaying and neutering going around, thus stopping the pet owners from doing this to their pets. It is a fact that pet overpopulation and euthanasia are a continuing issue all over the world. And if you want to be part of the solution, neuter and spay your pets. Spaying and [...]

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When to Take your Dog to the Vet - Does your Pekingese Require a Vet ASAP?

When to Take your Dog to the Vet – Does your Pekingese Require a Vet ASAP?

Really, do you know when to take your dog to the vet asap? You don’t want to be one of those owners who would be just shocked to find out that their beloved pet is already dead, do you? If you notice that there is something “off” with your pet, then a vet visit is [...]

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How your Dog Sees You: Know What's Inside your Pekingese's Mind

How your Dog Sees You: Know What’s Inside your Pekingese’s Mind

Have you ever thought on how your dog sees you? An alpha? A best bud? A parent? A food provider? A can opener? Most pet owners make up all kinds of interpretations about how their pets feel towards them. But due to technology these days, the experts can already capture images of actual canine thought [...]

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Sweet Potato Dog Treat - Is it Healthy for your Pekingese?

Sweet Potato Dog Treat – Is it Healthy for your Pekingese or Not?

With all the ruckus recently about sweet potatoes and its effects on dogs, let us clarify everything first. After this post, you would be able to determine if should you or should you not make a sweet potato dog treat for your pet. Let us first discuss about the good side, here. September is the [...]

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Swallowing a Pill - Teach your Pekingese How to Do It

Swallowing a Pill – Teach your Pekingese How to Do It

Is your pet a master in swallowing a pill? Mine is not. And this post is all for you pet owners out there who are trying to figure out how to give a pill or two to your pet without all the hassle. First off, do not give your pet any kind of medication until you have [...]

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Pica in Dogs: Does your Pekingese Have Pica?

Pica in Dogs: Does your Pekingese Have Pica?

What is pica in dogs? Eating non-food items is coined as pica. Although you may see it as a sign that his diet is lacking some nutrient; however when it occurs is puppies and young dogs the most common cause is actually boredom. Consuming non-food items occasionally may turn into a compulsive behavior, which may [...]

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Can Dogs Eat Banana Peels? Is it Safe for your Pekingese?

Can Dogs Eat Banana Peels? Is it Safe for your Pekingese?

A concerned member of the group asked me: Can dogs eat banana peels? This post is my answer to that inquiry and I hope it could help you somehow. Yes, banana peels are beneficial to our four-legged pals, regardless of the breed. There was a study conducted by Louise Tenney, author of Today’s Herbal Health: An [...]

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Cataracts in Dogs - Fight Against it with your Pekingese

Cataracts in Dogs – Fight Against it with your Pekingese

Cataracts in dogs is common as they age but we can do some steps in order to help our pets fight it. First off, what are cataracts? It is the opacity in the lens of your pet’s eye, thus causing blurry vision. If the cataract is still tiny, it won’t be any disturbance to him [...]

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Dog Hiccups - Helping your Pekingese Stop It

Dog Hiccups – Helping your Pekingese Stop It

Dog hiccups occur more frequently in puppies, however adult dogs may also experience it as well. Hiccups may be due to stress, excitement or certain medication. In general, dog hiccups will eventually go away even without any intervention and there’s no medication needed either. Just like in humans, hiccups are a result of diaphragm spasm. [...]

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Dog Hearing Test: Is your Pekingese Becoming Deaf?

Dog Hearing Test: Is your Pekingese Becoming Deaf?

Does your pet need a dog hearing test? I know, it can be devastating when your pet suddenly stops acknowledging your when you two are in the same room. And you think that he is not listening to you when you call on him. Or you noticed that he can no longer recognize what once [...]

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Pet License: How to License your Pekingese

Pet License: How to License your Pekingese

Being a pet parent requires lots of responsibility and one that is often overlooked is giving your dog a pet license. Not registering your pet with the government can actually hinder your chance of getting him back in case he will be picked up by the city pound, not to mention the trouble you’ll be [...]

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Dog Snoring - How to Handle a Snoring Pekingese

Dog Snoring – How to Handle a Snoring Pekingese

Dog snoring is a common issue among the Pekingese breed. Dogs are wonderful pets during the day but may be a nuisance at night especially if he snores louder than you do. Dog snoring is just similar with human snoring and it is due to the vibrations caused by the relaxed muscles and soft tissues [...]

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How to Get your Dog to Sleep: Ensuring a Goodnight's Rest for your Pekingese

How to Get your Dog to Sleep: Ensuring a Goodnight’s Rest for your Pekingese

Your dog keeping you away from a good night’s sleep? There are simple pointers on how to get your dog to sleep. Establish a sleeping place for him. Upon his very first night at your home, show him is personal space. This can include a crate or kennel, just see to it to line it [...]

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Signs of Dog Anxiety - Is your Pekingese Anxious?

Signs of Dog Anxiety – Is your Pekingese Anxious?

Just like humans, dogs also have their own fears and anxieties. And being able to recognize signs of dog anxiety is a skill that any pet owner should have. A dog’s anxieties may not necessarily be like yours or mine, however they cause physical reactions and stress just the same. Some common dog anxiety issues [...]

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Living with Blind Dogs: Know for the Sake of your Pekingese

Living with Blind Dogs: Know for the Sake of your Pekingese

If you have owned a pet that is blind or low-visioned, then chances are you already know how it is living with blind dogs. However, for the benefit for those who are still new to it and would be willing to learn as much as they can about blind dogs, then this post is for [...]

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