5 Recipes Your Dog will Love You For – #2 Homemade Chicken Dinner

While it may be true that the path to a man’s heart starts from his stomach, this is a universal truth in the case of dogs. If you give him the right, balanced, nutritious meals he needs, he’ll grow healthy, strong and happy.  On the other hand, deprive him from these or feed him something nasty and you’ll find a gooey surprise on the carpet or in your shoe. Now if you want to protect your dog and give her a culinary treat courtesy of your kitchen, here are five recipes you should definitely try.

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Attention! Important Tips for Combatting Dog Breath

Boxer dog teeth cleaning
Boxer dog teeth cleaning

At ease, dog owner! Now there have been reports of your dog’s breath terrorizing the citizens of your home and everyone dropping by. While you may have developed a protective shield against it, others are in danger, especially if your pooch hadn’t undergone puppy obedience training and tends to jump on others. Just to give you a heads-up, the obnoxious smells coming your way are caused by conditions such as diabetes, inflammation of nose, nasal passages and sinuses, and gastrointestinal problems. You shouldn’t rule out trauma, bacterial or fungal infections, or dietary issues. 

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5 Recipes Your Dog will Love You For – #1 Parsley Breath Bits


While it
may be true that the path to a man’s heart starts from his stomach, this is a universal truth in the case of dogs. If you give him the right, balanced, nutritious meals he needs, he’ll grow healthy, strong and happy.  On the other hand, deprive him from these or feed him something nasty and you’ll find a gooey surprise on the carpet or in your shoe. Now if you want to protect your dog and give her a culinary treat courtesy of your kitchen, here are five recipes you should definitely try.

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Breed of the Month: American Pit Bulls

Note: Sam Ivy K-9 Consultants takes pride in being Florida’s reliable source of dog training information as well as professionally trained dogs. If you’re currently planning on adopting a furr-iend for life, visit us regularly to learn about the Breed of the Month and choose the best one for you.

Two American Pittbull Terrier dog in studioOne of the infamous dog breeds out there is the American pit bull. They have been deemed “inherently vicious” as they are supposedly vicious towards both animals and humans. However, this breed is actually ideal for those seeking companionship and want a furry friend for the whole family. While it was known for its courage and tenacity, it has a soft side that will make you wonder why anyone would be afraid of it.

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10 Human Things You Do Which Your Dog Hates

annoyed boxerYour significant other or child may not be the only people who have YOU on their blacklist. The furry being taking advantage of your absence or snoring at your feet may no longer think that you’re a “good boy”. Yes, even man’s best friend can start hating their owners. And no, not because you like dressing them up in stupid costumes or *shudder* bathe them with anything aside from doggy saliva. Certain actions you take are bound to anger your dog and later cause behavioral issues such as barking and biting. While dog obedience training can do wonders in this regard, you should be aware of what may tick your dog off.

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Introducing the Raw Food Diet for a Healthy Dog

Natural food for pets in plastic bowl isolated on whiteThe raw food diet has been the rage in the human world, especially since it allows people to lose weight, pack up on important nutrients, and stay healthy. However, long before two-legged animals tried raw food diets, their four-legged counterparts have been living on them. Your dog’s ancestors, the wolves, have been hunting and eating raw delicacies for thousands of years. And have you ever seen a fat wolf in the wild? Therefore, to ensure that dogs stay lean, mean and healthy, dog trainers recommend raw food diets.

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Are You the Victim of Your Dog’s Separation Anxiety?

ShuttersLetDownFor many people, getting out of the door while leaving their dogs behind is the most difficult part of their day. You may have had to sneak out multiple times because the jingle of your keys is bound to start an incessantly loud barking fit. And God have mercy when that becomes a howling session that forces your politest neighbor to scream and shout just as loud. When combined with scratching walls, escaping from the room and destroying possessions, this can easily become a job for dog training specialists.

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How to Walk Your Dog (AKA How Not to Be Dragged by Him)

Man walking dogAs excited as dogs may be about their daily walks, their owners may not share their enthusiasm. And this is understandable considering the fact that they’re dragged behind their dogs in an undignified, cartoon-like manner. If you’re tired of being walked by Fido, you’ll need to enroll him in dog obedience training. That way, he’ll learn how to walk properly and you’ll be spared from the unnecessary exercise (or should you?).

Until your dog starts behavior training for dogs, though, here are some tips to help you walk him the right way.

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Sam Ivy K9’s Housebreaking Schedule

Whether you are trying to potty train a puppy or retrain and older dog with soiling issues, this comprehensive house breaking schedule is the answer! If you stick to this schedule and follow the rules, your puppy will be house broken in less than 2 weeks (retraining and older dog might take a bit longer).Housebreaking schedule

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Potty Mouth – How to Stop Your Dog from Eating Poop

dog toiletSome dogs have the power to make you go from “awww” to “ewww” in seconds; all it takes is for them to find their own poop or another animal’s before it disappears down the hatch on its way to their belly. You probably cringed reading this, but that’s why you’re here, right? However, there’s a good chance that your dog hadn’t been through puppy training. As a result, you’re forced to bear the humiliation ol’ potty mouth causes whenever he nibbles on excrement in public.

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