Why Does My Pitbull Nibble on Blankets?

Your pitbull may nibble on blankets out of boredom or because they find it soothing. A pitbull puppy will nibble on blankets while teething to alleviate the pressure and discomfort of their gums.  Is your pit bull in the habit of chewing on your blankets and you’re worried what might be causing this strange behavior? … Read more

Should I Muzzle My Dog to Stop Chewing?

It is not recommended to muzzle your dog to stop chewing. Putting a muzzle on your dog will take away their ability to chew, but it won’t change the behavior. As soon as you take the muzzle off, your dog will likely start chewing again.  How to control chewing without a muzzle Be patient if … Read more

Why is My Dog Scared of The Washing Machine?

Washing machines can seem scary to dogs that have a bad association or experience with the object or who are uneasy around loud noises.  Does your dog run and hide every time you start your washing machine or dryer? Are you looking for a way to calm your dog so that laundry can be a … Read more

How Hot is Too Hot for a Pitbull?

If it’s hotter than 80 degrees Fahrenheit outside you should keep a cautious eye on your pit bull while they are outdoors. Temperatures higher than 85 degrees Fahrenheit can be dangerous for pit bulls and you should use caution when the temperature is that high.  How to keep your pit bull safe in hot weather … Read more

How Much Water Should a Pitbull Drink a Day?

A healthy Pit bull should drink at least 1 ounce of water for every pound of their body weight. This means that a 40 pound pit bull should drink at least 40 ounces of water every day.  Why drinking water is important for pit bulls All mammals (humans included) need water to survive. This is … Read more

Why is My Dog Running Around Crying?

While there are many possible reasons why your dog is running around and crying, most likely your dog is trying to tell you something is wrong. Your dog could be suffering from physical or even emotional discomfort.  Has your dog suddenly started to run around the house while crying or whining? Are you worried about … Read more

How to Make My Pitbull Smell Better

Do you love your Pit bull but not their smell? Has a new or unusual odor started coming from your Pit bull and you want to get to the source of it? Then this article is for you.  Try a bath with the right shampoo for pit bulls Bathing your pit bull is the most … Read more

Why is My Pitbull So Friendly?

Pit Bull breeds have a controversial reputation. Present day Pit Bulls are often thought of as dangerous, so much so that it can be illegal to own them in certain parts of the country. This is due to the fact that a large number of dog attack fatalities are due to pit bull attacks (even … Read more

When Can My Pitbull Get Pregnant?

Most pitbulls can get pregnant between 1 and 2 years old, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they should get pregnant at that time. Pitbulls are not fully grown until they are 12 to 18 months old. Even though they may be sexually mature after 12 months, it’s better to weight until a pit bull is … Read more

How to Show a Pitbull Dominance

Is your pitbull’s behavior getting out of hand? Are you struggling to get them to listen to your commands, and you’re wondering who the alpha dog really is?  As with human relationships, your relationship with your dog needs to be built on trust. Interestingly enough the whole concept of the alpha role as a training … Read more