Dog lovers run with the memories at marathon

“Thoughts of their dear departed pets will be on the minds of some participants at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon in February. Members of the “Dead Dog Running Club,” set up in late 2009, have been joining the marathon for four years now. Founder Cho Lok-tim, 28, set up the club after his dog…

What Supplements Does My Dog Need?

Originally posted on Dog Food Matters:
Ideally, every nutrient your dog needs should be present in its dog food. However, nutritional research is generally far ahead of the dog food regulatory standards established by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO). To gain marketing advantage, many dog food manufacturers are supplementing their foods, but…

Are Colorful Fruits and Vegetables Good for Dogs?

Originally posted on Dog Food Matters:
What is in colored foods? Colorful fruits and vegetables contain chemicals classified as phytonutrients.  There are no recommended daily allowances for phytonutrients but they may in fact be one of the most important dietary ingredients for animals and humans. Over 100 of these unique, naturally occurring nutrients are found…

Trick or Treat? Treat Please!

Originally posted on The Science Dog:
One of the things that I love best about training dogs (and there are many, many things to love about training dogs) is that they respond well to so many different types of positive reinforcement. We have a wide variety of “fun stuff” from which to choose that communicates “Yes!!!…

Happy 5th birthday Mylo

Today was Mylo’s 5th birthday. As mentioned previously, I ordered his birthday cake from Three Dogs Bakery.         I must say, I was very tempted to take a bite of the cake, it smelt so good!!   Mylo had 2 friends come around for his birthday, my god-sis’ toy poodles Bailey and…

Belated Merry Xmas from Mylo

I apologize for the late seasonal greetings, its been so busy lately with work, playing with Mylo and festive season. It wasn’t until today when I picked up Mylo’s birthday cake from Three Dogs Bakery that I saw Xmas clothing for dogs, I had meant to take a photo of Mylo in a Santa hat…..!