Animal Abuse – Learn, Report and Fight

Animal Abuse – Learn, Report and Fight

April is Prevent Animal Cruelty Month. What can you do to help? Animal abuse, neglect and mistreatment is just not necessary. Did you know that many people are unaware that abuse and neglect happens? Many people turn a blind eye and just ignore it thinking there is...
Volunteer and Donate to Help Animals

Volunteer and Donate to Help Animals

April is Prevent Animal Cruelty Month. What can you do to help? Volunteer and Donate! If everyone donated a little, be it a little time or a little money, think of the impact we could make. Donate to a humane society or animal rescue group or shelter. They do need...
April is Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

April is Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

In case you didn’t know, April is Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month. What can you do? How can you help? I think many people if they read these two questions would automatically think, ‘Oh, I don’t have any time to volunteer’, or...
Dachshunds and Back Problems

Dachshunds and Back Problems

As I discussed in an earlier post, “Why Do Some Dachshunds Have Back Problems”, the main problem that Dachshund’s have with their back and spine is a disk disease called IVDD or intervertebral disk disease. You may never be able to prevent your...
Why do some Dachshunds have Back Problems?

Why do some Dachshunds have Back Problems?

The Dachshund ‘bad back problems’ scenario that people often refer to is actually a disorder called IVDD or inter-vertebral disk disease. What is IVDD? This disease is common in dogs, but Dachshunds are especially vulnerable not because they have a long...
How to Properly Pick Up a Dachshund

How to Properly Pick Up a Dachshund

It is important to know how to properly pick up any dog, but it is very important to know the correct way to pick up a mini Dachshund (so you don’t hurt him). Any Dachshund owner knows that the Dachshund can have back problems because of their long spine and...