Going Off-Leash–When and How to Do It

It can be a lot of fun to take your pet off the dog leash for a while to go play. Going to the dog park or on a hike in the woods are two great ways to do it--if you and your dog are prepared. There are some important things to be sure of before you … Continue reading

Why a Dog Leash is Necessary

Good dog leash training is one of the first steps to having a well-behaved pet. Once your dog walks calmly on a leash next to you, you've solved many obedience problems. Lunging on a leash, trying to run after other dogs or people and constant … Continue reading

How to bike with a dog – EzyDog AU

Cycling with your dog is a great way to keep fit and exercise your dog in one quick hit, particularly if your dog has lots of energy. Before you grab the dog lead and bike and head out the gate, here are a few questions you should ask first. Is my … Continue reading

EzyDog Photo Competition: Make your dog famous!

Submit a picture of your EzyDog enjoying the outdoors to the Four Seasons Competition Tab on our Worldwide Facebook Page. At the start of October our photographer friends will go through all the entries and pick 12 winners to go into our 2014 … Continue reading

Helping Your Overweight Dog Stay Fit

Dogs become overweight and obese in the same way people do, by eating more food than their bodies need. When the amount of energy, measured in calories, that's taken in exceeds the amount of energy used, dogs and people gain weight. It's not … Continue reading

Dog Leash Training and Microchipping

Whether you're getting a new dog or you've had one for years, microchipping your pet is worth serious consideration. Even if your dog is extremely well-trained, the cost of microchipping is a great investment in your dog's safety and well-being. Even … Continue reading

Traveling with Your Dog

Traveling with a dog beyond the corner store takes the same kinds of planning and consideration that it does when you travel. Safety and comfort are paramount. You can keep your dog safe and comfortable by doing just a little planning before you head … Continue reading

Adopting an Older Dog

There are many benefits to adopting an older or senior dog. While puppies are cuddly and fun, older dogs also have a lot to offer you as a pet owner. First, the dog is fully grown. You won't take a small puppy home and end up needing an extra room … Continue reading

Water Safety Beyond a Dog Life Preserver

Since all dogs don't swim well, contrary to popular belief, a dog life preserver is a piece of safety gear you should have on hand when you plan on playing with your pet near water. Even if you plan on being in a boat or on shore without ever dipping … Continue reading

Dog Housetraining Tips

When you bring a new puppy home you'll want to have it around you as much as possible. It's natural to want to spend tons of playtime with your new dog. But proper housetraining is important and should start right away. One of the easiest ways to … Continue reading