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Thinking about getting a toy as a companion for my blind rescue mixed breed. Vet said Australian shepherd is dominant. She is 50 lbs. Any input greatly
Heating pads for dogs, electric dog beds and even self-warming beds are all options to help keep your Aussie warm as the temperatures drop, especially as heating costs climb and you lower the thermostat.
Hello! I’ve written a children’s chapter book, Ryder and Piper the Puppy. I will include a bio of the book. The star of the book, Ryder is a pure breed
My 22-month-old female Australian Shepherd (Mabel) loves to play with other dogs! Oh boy does she! I’d like to get her a brother or sister to play with
An Australian Shepherd Christmas ornament can be the perfect way to show your love for the breed or to pay tribute to a beloved pet. It can also be a great gift idea for any Aussie lovers on your list.
Enrichment for dogs doesn't just work their body, it works their brain as well and is vital in order to have a happy, well-balanced and engaged dog. Aussies love canine enrichment toys and activities.
I've seen quite a lot of Australian Shepherds with their owners who are much bigger than the standard. They haven't been overweight, they have been very
We just acquired a 4-month-old male, about a week ago, as a potential working cow dog. He was raised by a lady but wasn’t worked or exposed to much. His
Dog urine neutralizer, machines for deep cleaning your carpet, spot removers: there are many products geared toward dog urine cleaning. How do you know what to use and when to use it for best results?
A few weeks ago (9/23), I had to say goodbye to my best friend Ozzy (Blue Merle). He was just a few weeks shy of his 13th birthday. His kidneys had started
So you want to adopt an Australian Shepherdâ€”good for you! In order to be sure about your choice to adopt an Aussie you need to learn as much as you can about this intelligent, active, and engaging breed.
I'm considering studding out my next male Australian Shepherd. I've never bred dogs before and I'm thinking about getting my feet wet by starting with
Gretchen is absolutely the silliest dog I ever had. She's our second Aussie and does her best to keep the household interesting. We got her as a companion
Hi! My almost 4 year old intact Australian Shepherd is once again shedding A LOT!! She did this last February and now she is doing it again, starting in
Hi there - we are supposed to pick up our new puppy, Sky, this week but the breeder has made us aware that she potentially could have iris coloboma. I’ve
Hello! My Aussie is 2 years old and very active, we play outside and go for runs all the time. We play a lot of frisbee, fetch, and tug of war (she loves
Trick dog training is an exciting option that the AKC offers to all breeds. It can be a great way for you and your dog to bond and to take your obedience training or agility training to the next level.
We have a 7-month-old Australian Shepherd puppy from x 5 generation show lines (I mention this because I want to emphasize he's not working dog line).
A reactive dog can be a real challenge but it is not something that you simply have to live with. If you work with your dog properly, you can help to ease his reactive behavior and make life a lot easier.
Shaving an Australian Shepherd is one of the most controversial topics that Aussie owners will face. There is a lot of debate on this subject and it can be difficult to know what the best approach is.
Sookie, our 13 year old Mini Aussie mix went to heaven last night to see and play with her brother Sam.🐶 Sookie was pure love from the moment she entered
We just took in this sweet pup Simon over the weekend. We were aware he was born deaf but caught by surprise when given eye medication. Both eyes are cloudy
What Is an Australian Shepherd? That's a question that has surprisingly varied answers. If you are getting an Aussie or would like to learn more about this incredible breed, let's take a closer look.
A dog that has passed the Canine Good Citizen Test is better prepared to be a polite and respectful member of society and exhibit a strong bond with his owner. Find out more about how to get started.
We have a 9-month-old un-neutered Australian Shepherd that has started being less than happy with strangers and sometimes nipping. He is on-leash in public
I have an Aussie that is grey and white, he looks like a red bi except instead of red he is grey. Although in some areas he looks a little red. Does anyone
Food guarding in dogs can lead to aggressive and dangerous behavior, so it needs to be corrected as soon as possible to avoid problems. It's important to work with your dog to overcome guarding behavior.
BIXBI dog food and BIXBI treats are all sourced and created in the USA with only the freshest of ingredients. So what is all the buzz about and does this brand really stand out from the pack?
We recently adopted an 11-month-old Aussie that was being rehomed by the breeder. She was obviously neglected, fleas, weight loss, no socialization or
I have had Ozzy since he was a puppy and he is an independent, high energy, loving and silly boy who needs a home where he can roam and play and be doted
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