Is Your Dog Your Child?
It's funny when I ponder the word "own" to describe my place in my dog's life. I can't imagine telling someone that I own a child — biological, adopted, or otherwise.
Dog Is Suddenly Aggressive Toward Other Dogs
Why is my dog suddenly aggressive toward other dogs?
How Daylight Saving Time Affects Your Dog
Your dog can go through a lot of anxiety at the end of Daylight Saving Time, but there are steps you can take to reduce anxiety and make it a positive transition.
Why Does My Dog Lean On Me?
Almost every dog owner has experienced their dog leaning on their legs or feet. See why your pup thinks he's the Tower of Pisa.
Can Dogs Be Pessimistic?
Do dogs see things with a half-full or half-mentality? Read the results of a University of Sydney study which examined pessimism and optimism in canines.
Do Dogs Experience Jealousy?
A study developed by the University of California San Diego reveals that dogs show signs of a human trait of jealousy; the findings lead to more research on animal emotion.
Why Does My Dog Roll In Poop?
Behaviorist Kathie Compton explains why dogs roll in poop...
Do Dogs Dream? If So, What Do Dogs Dream About?
All dog owners wonder: do dogs dream? And if they do, what about?
How To Make A Dog Muzzle Out Of Gauze Or Fabric
A handy step-by-step for creating a muzzle out of gauze or cloth for emergency situations. If your dog has been injured, is chewing at an injury or acting aggressively...
What Is Your Dog Parenting Style?
Dog parenting is one of the most rewarding jobs you can take on, and we all have very different styles. What kind of pet parent are you and what does it say about you?
Can Dogs Read Your Emotions?
A new study from the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, as published in Current Biology, reveals what a dog can tell from a human's eyes and mouth.
Raising A People-Friendly Dog
Once you get your pup or dog, regardless the age, introduce him to lots of different people.
Dogs And Fireworks: An Uneasy Combo
For animals, fireworks are scary, stressful, and make our four-legged friends flee — in fact, more dogs are lost on the 4th of July than any other day of the year.
Do’s And Dont’s Of Take Your Dog To Work Day
Friday is Take Your Dog To Work Day, but before you bring Fido to the office, make sure and adhere to these simple rules to make the day enjoyable for everyone.
Why Do Dogs Tilt Their Heads?
It's absolutely adorable when a dog tilts its head and looks confused, but why do they do it?
5 Eating Disorders That Affect Dogs
While eating disorders are well known in humans, not many people know about the eating disorders that affect dogs, which can be just as troubling for concerned owners.
Five More Signs Your Dog Loves You
How do you know when it's puppy love vs. the real thing? With Valentine's Day swiftly approaching, we bring you 5 more signs your dog truly adores you.
How To Tell If Your Dog Is In Pain And What To Do To Help
Some dogs will let you know when they’re in pain, but for other dogs it's harder to tell...Here are some signs to look for and what you can do to help if your...
Why Do Dogs Howl At The Moon?
Do dogs really howl more at a full moon? Do they think it’s a ball that they’ll never be able to fetch? Here are a few of the reasons your pooch gets loud like a lunar lunatic.
Dog Won’t Fetch, But He Will Take A Hug
Not all dogs want to play fetch and this one is one of those dogs! He isn't down to chase balls but he warms up when his little human goes in for a hug instead...