Author: Dr. Shruti Bhattacharya

I cannot imagine how grossed out you must have felt when you saw your dogs drink their urine for the first time! Read the complete blog post to understand the causes behind such behavior and how to rectify it. The condition in which dogs drink their urine can either stem from a physical discomfort or a behavioral problem. The first step in dog care is to rule out any possible medical conditions which may force your dog to dink his own urine. If their is no associated medical reason for this behavior, then it most likely is stemming from a behavioral…

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Are you wondering how to train your dog to walk on leash? Leash training can be a nightmare for the guardian if not done properly. Therefore, you must be very careful when you are training your dog to walk on leash. Whether you are struggling with this command or you want to know how to start leash training your dog, you have come to the right place. Whether you have recently brought home a new fluffball or found your perfect canine partner at a local shelter, every responsible dog guardian should train their pup to be on their best behavior,…

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Let’s understand first, why dog’s find mud so appealing… When you take your pup out for walks, it is almost impossible for them to resist rolling in the mud. Many guardians wonder why do dogs roll on their backs? Have you ever wondered the reason behind such behavior? If you are looking for an answer to this weird behavior, you have come to the right place. Read the full article to understand the reasons behind why do dogs love mud. You will also know how you can curb this behavior. Why do dogs love mud? Why do dogs love mud?…

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Does your pup go through toys like his life depends on it? If yes, then you need to learn how to make homemade dog toys for your beloved chewer. My boy Delta Bunny cannot allow his new toys to even last a day in that velociraptor mouth of his. Within five minutes of getting a new toy, I will be provided with its carcass and a very innocent face telling me, “momma get something stronger. This one did not last…hehe” So if you have a pup like mine, then you need to master the art of making homemade dog toys.…

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Good dog daycares can come in very handy during times of need. It is not always possible to take your dog with you wherever you go. Suppose you are a single parent and have to go to work. It is not possible to take your dog to work along with you. Alternatively, you may be traveling for work, and it may not be possible to take your pup along on the journey. Under the circumstances, you can keep your dog in the dog daycare. However, you must be sure that the doggy daycare you have chosen for your pup is…

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You must’ve heard of postpartum depression. However, have you heard of puppy blues? Let’s find out. So, you’ve always wanted a puppy. You got one too. However, despite being super cute, the puppy is ruining your life. Was it too quick a decision to get a puppy? Are you ever going to be able to sleep again peacefully? Is it still an option to return the puppy to the breeder? Where did all of that excitement go? How did the world suddenly turn upside down? Welcome to the world of puppy blues If you want to know more about dog…

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When you get a new puppy, it is your responsibility to train them. You must work on the primary command to train your dog how to SIT? Teach your dog how to SIT is the first command taught in obedience training. Teaching your dog the SIT command can be helpful in multiple situations. This command is also essential for establishing a relationship between you and your pup. Once your dog has learned how to sit, training other commands will become much more manageable. The SIT command also gravitates your dog towards you and focuses their full attention on you. This…

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Our pups prefer to eat almost everything they find, especially if it is in our hands. It does not matter whether you are chewing on grass, lettuce, or nuts, if you are eating it, your dog wants it. Almonds have always been a great snack for us. However, as responsible dog guardians we wonder, can dogs eat almonds? If you want to know the answer to this question, read all the way till the end. If you are a dog guardian who loves to stay updated with the latest news and information about dog care, you have come to the…

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It is the time of the year to take some new resolutions to ensure a better 2022 for your dog. 2021 has been a one-of-a-kind year for all of us. From coronavirus to lock down to difficulty in finding veterinary services, times have been really tough. Now as 2022 has begun, I see the light at the end of this dark tunnel. As responsible dog guardians, let’s make a few new resolutions for the new year so that we can provide our pups and dogs a better quality of life and a better year overall. While we do take resolutions…

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Guest Post for The Happy Puppers Each year you can easily set your clock to the fact that Dachshunds will be ranked among the world’s most popular breeds. And yet, as universally loved as these dogs are, their name is as misunderstood as their popularity is great! This article will delve into the the rabbit hole of this breed’s name, mainly covering the pronunciation of this breed’s name, but it’ll also dig into the origin story of Dachshunds, tracing its fascinating history back when Dachshunds were first bred in Germany. How to Pronounce Dachshund? How to Pronounce “Dachshund” The first…

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