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Sowmya Sankaran

Sowmya Sankaran is crazy about dogs, rabbits and birds! An avid rescuer and rehabilitator of dogs and other animals, she runs the Life With Equality Charitable Trust, an animal shelter in Chennai, India. She is also the founder of Petsmond, a pet website, in which she shares her experiences in raising different creatures and paying attention to intricate aspects of their health.
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Dog licking a human when mad

4 Reasons Your Dog Licks You When You Get Mad At Him

Have you ever wondered why your dog licks you when you get mad at them? It may seem like a peculiar way for them to respond, but there are several reasons that can explain this behavior. Understanding the motives behind your dog’s licking might help you to better communicate with

How Often Should You Feed a Chihuahua?

How Often Should You Feed a Chihuahua? Essential Guide

Feeding your Chihuahua might seem complicated, but it’s actually quite simple once you understand their needs. If you’re someone like me who has multiple dogs (of varied breeds), it can get daunting at times. As soon as I rescued my second dog, I decided I needed a quick understanding of

What Can Chihuahuas Not Eat?

What Can Chihuahuas Not Eat? (23 Toxic or Harmful Foods)

Feeding time for Chihuahuas is my favorite. There’s a huge difference between the eating patterns and styles of small, medium, and large-sized dogs. In my experience rescuing and raising dogs of varied breeds, I’ve found how small breeds eat cuter than the rest. However, their cuteness can lure you. You

What Can Chihuahuas Eat?

What Can Chihuahuas Eat? (Diet, Nutrition, and Feeding Tips)

Chihuahuas, as tiny and adorable as they are, need proper nutrition to thrive and maintain their health. But what exactly should you give them? If you’re already a dog owner like me, you can sort this quickly. Otherwise, it’s going to take forever to get hold of a list of

Chihuahua First Heat and Cycle

Chihuahua First Heat and Cycle: What To Expect and When

Chihuahuas are tiny but undergo phases similar to every other breed. What’s tricky about a Chihuahua is their reproduction aspect. From experiencing the first heat to producing offspring, several scenarios need your attention. So, what’s the first heat and cycle of a Chihuahua like? Your Chihuahua will likely enter her

How Long Are Chihuahuas in Labor?

How Long Are Chihuahuas in Labor? Essential Labor Care Guide

Chihuahuas are popular small dogs with a loyal and affectionate nature. As someone who has closely watched and raised Chihuahuas, I firmly believe their labor phase is critical and demands the utmost attention. So, what should you prepare for the process? One of the initial points is to be aware