If your dog is stubborn, you’ll probably find it really difficult, not to mention very frustrating, to train him, but you shouldn’t give up because dogs who are well trained are happier, safer and more enjoyable to be around. To help you out, here are some tips to help you tame that stubborn pooch once and for all: Take it Slow If your dog is stubborn, there’s no point going … [Read more...] about Stubborn Dog? Here’s How To Tame Him
Most of us are so busy that we don’t have enough time to spend with our family. We need to complete urgent tasks, run the household and take care of our family. However, spending time together is still the best way to show that we care about each other. Make it a point to have dinner together so that you can be a part of your family’s daily conversations and answer … [Read more...] about Using Coffee As Part of Your Weekly Family Bonding
If there is one thing that I can count on like clockwork in our home, it's my husband being glued to his WWE shows on Monday and Tuesday every week. When he's not watching the live broadcasts, he's watching matches on the WWE Network app on our Amazon FireStick. So I figured, what better way for him to celebrate his birthday then to send him and his three sons off to the … [Read more...] about WWE Live Coming to Richmond Coliseum January 27
Ever wonder why you can't seem to hold on to a relationship? If you have been trying to meet the special someone and haven't been able to hang onto that relationship - you might need to check yourself and look for underlying reasons. It might be time to change your behavior or improve your health, or both. There are some embarrassing conditions that can make you almost … [Read more...] about Nine Embarrassing Conditions that Can Kill Your Relationship
It doesn’t happen often. But when it does it leaves you in a spin. The grandparents have offered to take the kids for a weekend! It couldn’t have come at a better time either. The two of you have been desperate for some quality time alone. It’s important to make every hour count. Of course, you’ll miss the kids. A full overseas vacation isn’t right just now. But a grown-up, … [Read more...] about A Kid-Free Grown-Up Day Out?
There comes a time in everyone's life when they start to feel as though they really need a change. A lot of the time people don't even really know what kind of change that is, just that they're getting sick and tired of the same old routine and they need to break it somehow. Now, the idea of doing this can often be pretty scary for a lot of people. After all, even if you're not … [Read more...] about Looking For A Change? Don’t Wait For The New Year!
Pets are family to most owners. When they go, it’s like losing a loved one and the pain never really goes away. Maintaining their health, then, is a priority to ensure they live as long and healthy life as possible. For the most part, owners do a good job by taking care of their diet, exercise and reducing stress. Still, there are warning signs which humans fail to pick up on … [Read more...] about Pets At Home: How To Understand The Health Warning Signs
For many people, the thought of losing a spouse is the ultimate nightmare. Your spouse becomes someone you share everything with; your life companion, your best friend and your lover. So, when the nightmare becomes a reality, it can feel like your whole world is crumbling before your eyes. There is no manual for dealing with such a devastating loss, but there are some things … [Read more...] about Dealing With the Death of a Spouse
Most dog owners know the problems that their pooch can cause in the garden. It may a be that they are digging up plants, causing issues with the grass or causing chaos making the flower beds their beds? However, there is still hope of reclaiming your outside space from the clutches of your dog. Just read on to find out how. They Are Digging Up Plants Keen gardeners will know … [Read more...] about Has Your Dog Devastated Your Garden? Then Read This
Being in a relationship is a balancing act which few people truly achieve. From the early stages of your time together to your anniversaries in years to come, you will always have to work hard to keep the person you love happy. This sort of skill can’t be taught, but this doesn’t mean that it can’t be learned, and this post is here to help you out. To give you an idea of the … [Read more...] about The Not-So-Simple Guide To Keeping Someone Happy
Have you always wanted a pet but never had the right conditions to keep them? Maybe you were a cat person stuck in a small flat in the middle of the city on the fourth floor,? Maybe your landlord wasn’t a fan of keeping pets around because of unknown reasons? Perhaps you’ve just not had the money to buy one at all, and a hamster just was not enough to satisfy your animal-caring … [Read more...] about Trouble Keeping Pets? Try Fishkeeping!
Trashy TV shows would have us believe that divorce always has to end in tears. Vengeful wives who cut their spouses wardrobe to pieces, scratch their cars and do their darndest to take them for every penny they have and sneaky husbands who do everything in their power to hide their money and their indiscretions from the courts are common staples in fiction, but real life … [Read more...] about Divorce Tips for a Fast and Amicable Ending
Christmas is coming, and with the holiday season come a range of opportunities for parents to teach their kids valuable life lessons. While it’s easy to see the holidays as celebrations of commercialism and greed or of over-indulgence and avarice, the truth is that Christmas is about family, togetherness and looking to the coming new year with hope and positivity, whatever your … [Read more...] about Christmas Life Lessons To Teach Your Kids This Christmas
The home is a hugely influential factor on a child’s life. There are countless ways in which the home affects their upbringing, and this is something which is worth paying attention to if you are keen to ensure that your children have the best possible start in life. Of course, for that it will be necessary to understand exactly how a home affects your children, and what kind … [Read more...] about The Kind of Home Your Kids Deserve
Stress is an emotion that humans have to deal with on a daily basis. Whether it’s the kids or the boss, tensions rise as well as cortisol levels in the body. As you know, stress is a potentially deadly emotion as it impacts the body’s systems and the vital organs. Sadly, pet owners don’t see the correlation between their pooches and stress. To most of us, canines are … [Read more...] about Bugging Out: Dealing With A Stressed Doggy
At one time or another, every mom is going to get asked by their little one whether they can have a puppy. In fact, if you are truly 'lucky' you might hear this questions daily or even many times a day, making it particularly hard to resist! However, before you make the commitment of adding a canine family member, you need to carefully consider the following points. Is your … [Read more...] about Everything You Need to Know Before Getting a Puppy For Your Child
Dogs are one of the most expensive animals and depending on what breed you get, it’s going to cost you anywhere between $150 and $1000. That’s a lot of money but it’s worth it for a new best friend. However, the cost doesn’t stop there. Once you’ve paid for the dog itself, there are all sorts of extra hidden costs that pop up over the next few months. If you can’t afford to pay … [Read more...] about Can You Afford a Dog?
A lot of you will be of the age where your parents are becoming more dependent on your for various things. They will need help getting their weekly shop, going to doctors appointments or just need some company. If that is the case, then you should do your best to look after your parents as they spent years of their lives raising you. Here are some ways that you can help your … [Read more...] about 3 Tips On Looking After Your Ageing Parents
Families can be tough nuts to crack, especially if you don’t really get to spend a lot of quality time together. If you have a big family, making sure that you can tend to everyone’s needs can be difficult and when one child needs more than another, the imbalance can put everyone on edge. It might sound surprising, but one good way to bring everyone together is to play a team … [Read more...] about 3 Ways Team Sports Will Bring Your Family Together
Owning a dog is a lot of fun. They are your furry best friend, but you also need to consider their health and wellbeing. This goes beyond just making sure that they are physically well by treating any injuries, but also that they lead a happy dog life. With that in mind, here are some useful tips for keeping your dog healthy and happy. FLEAS Fleas are a major irritant for a … [Read more...] about 9 Ways To Keep Your Dog Fit and Healthy
Winter can take its toll on anyone, including your pets. Dogs are also susceptible to cold-like viruses, while the cold, dark nights could mean that dogs don’t get the exercise they need at this time of year. Just like you take steps to protect your health in winter, don’t forget about man’s best friend too. Take a look at the following tips on keeping your dog in good health … [Read more...] about Keeping Your Dog In Good Health This Winter
Whether they’ve been naughty or nice, it’s time to decorate for the holidays and celebrate the season with all the animals in your house! Here are our top five picks for gifts during this holiday season from all of us at Rover.com! Keepsakes Now that you’ve got a year’s worth photos of your pets, create a keepsake present with your favorite pet pics. Check out … [Read more...] about Celebrating the Holidays with Your Pets
As a parent, there’s nothing you want more in this world than to see your children happy. Unfortunately, there will come a time when you will have to break bad news to them, or they haven’t had a good day at school. This is when emotion becomes family wide because it breaks your heart as a parent to see you children anything other than happy. Here’s how you can deal with some … [Read more...] about How To Cope With Family-Wide Emotion As A Single Parent
Understand What Enabling Is Ideally, the family unit stands by one another, protects each member, and insulates its members from the outside world. This gives the individual members the strength and support they need to face daily stressors and obstacles. Families can be blind to the warning signs that one of their own has fallen prey to an addictive substance or activity. … [Read more...] about How Your Family Enables Addiction Through Codependent Actions