• 5 Signs Your Schnauzer Is Stressed

    One year ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Your Schnauzer is an intelligent dog that is capable of doing almost anything. They are tenacious with a personality bigger than their body size, especially so in the case of the Standard and Miniature. But all of them, even the Giant Schnauzer, get anxious, stressed or fearful about something at some point - no matter how tough they may act. As an owner, it's your job to know when all that bravado is really hiding insecurity. Here are five signs your Schnauzer is stressed.
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    1 - Whale Eye
    “Whale eye” is when the white in your dog's eye - around the iris - is visible. Sometimes, the...
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  • 5 Signs Your Maltese Is Stressed

    5 Signs Your Maltese Is Stressed

    One year ago - By iHeart Dogs

    Since our dogs don't speak like we do, it can sometimes be hard to tell how your Maltese is feeling. This is exacerbated by the fact that we constantly want to interpret things they do in human terms. An excellent example of this is the “guilty” face we so often say dogs have. The problem with this is that guilt is a human emotion. It involves knowing the difference between right and wrong in human terms, not doggy ones. The same goes for being able to tell when your dog is nervous or not. A lot of signs for stress can easy be overlooked or accidentally misunderstood. The following are...
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