5 Best Dog Breeds for Seniors

Dog Breeds for Seniors

Dogs make wonderful pets for everyone, children and seniors included. If you’re in your golden years, getting a furry friend is one of the best decisions you can make. A canine companion can help you stay fit and healthy.  But which are the best dog breeds for seniors?

Past studies show that dog owners can have lower cholesterol and blood pressure levels. In addition, you don’t have to worry about being lonely with a furry friend by your side.

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7 Questions to Ask Before Adopting a Bernese Mountain Dog

Bernese Mountain Dog

I think Bernese Mountain dogs are absolutely beautiful to look at. But is this a breed that is suited to everyone? Let’s find out.

Bringing a dog into your home is a huge responsibility, requiring years of commitment. It therefore pays to do as much research as possible beforehand to make sure you have chosen the right breed for your family and your environment.

In this article, we will review 7 questions that people often ask when thinking of adopting a Bernese Mountain dog.

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What Is a Schnoodle? Pros and Cons of the Schnoodle Dog Breed

Schnoodle Dog

Schnoodles are known as the ‘forever-happy’ and perfect family pet. They are cute, cuddly, intelligent, and have an amiable personality. They love to spend time with people. Whether you’re out on a jog or lying on the couch, you can count on a Schnoodle dog to keep you company. They are also considered easy to groom.

If you have your heart set on owning a Schnoodle (or already have one), but you are concerned about caring for your pooch, then this article is for you. Read on to learn more about the Schnoodle characteristics. Knowledge about the Schnoodle temperament, coat, health and grooming requirements can better equip you when caring for your new dog.

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Labrador Retriever Pros and Cons

Labrador Retriever

Whether you’re looking at the chocolate, yellow, or black varieties, there’s one thing that all Labrador Retrievers have in common — their innate friendliness. It is almost impossible to find a Labrador retriever who doesn’t like making friends or being around people, which is also one of the reasons why it’s such a beloved breed for families around the world.

This breed is also considered the top choice for service dogs, simply because of their high level of intelligence, athleticism, and unwavering devotion. In this article, we will discuss some of the basic information that you should know about Labrador Retrievers – from their history and characteristics to their needs and care.

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A Good News Story for the Day – Not Just 1 but 10 Dogs Rescued

Good News Story

To find good news stories, we often have to look beyond the graphic headlines of the day. During the past few years we have been largely preoccupied with coronavirus-related concerns, understandably. The news has fed this preoccupation with daily vaccination rates, case numbers, lock down restrictions, hospitalisations and worse.

The outcome of the pandemic has been so so sad for so many across the world. And just when there seemed to be a light at the end of the tunnel, the next wave of infections rekindled everyone’s fears and concerns.

Good News Stories to the Rescue

To add some relief to this daily diet of depressing news, I suggested that we make a point of looking for at least one good-news story each day. For a while, this added some light relief if not all out competition. But then we forgot about it … until now.

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