Leslie Youra

November 22, 2016
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Choosing the Right Breed for Your Lifestyle – Part 1

Sometimes we forget how important it is to choose the right kind of dog before going out and having the fun of picking out a new puppy. Practically everyone has a pet—how hard can it be to raise and keep a dog? Often, emotions take over when we go out […]
November 22, 2016
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How to Walk Your Dog

No matter where we walk our dogs we need to teach manners and respect. That way the walks are pleasant for pet and owner instead of stressful. Here are some tips to keep in mind when walking your dog(s). * When you reach for the leash your dog must remain […]
November 22, 2016
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The Power of the Bond

Hello, and welcome to the dog blog.  We will be discussing dog ownership in all its facets, and what better way to start than with some thoughts on why we have dogs at all.  The bond between dog and human can be a bit difficult to define in scientific terms, […]
November 22, 2016
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Healthy Dog, Healthy Life – Health Benefits of Dog Ownership

Among all of the joys of owning a dog, the potential for better health is one of the biggest benefits.  It is generally accepted that pet owners are healthier overall.  Scientific studies back up that notion in general, although the evidence is actually not as strong as is sometimes suggested.  […]