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?
Experiment Shows Dogs Will Give Food To Their Friends
A scientific study shows that dogs will give food to their friends, even if they do not get anything in return.
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...
Top 10 Tricks Kids Can Teach Dogs
Teaching dogs isn't just for adults; here are 10 tricks and commands that children eight years and older can teach four-legged canines family members (with adult supervision).
To Smooch, Or Not To Smooch Your Pooch
Some say that a dog's mouth is cleaner than ours but that may depend on what the dog has been up to that day. Many love doggie kisses but there's more involved...
The Dirt On Dogs Who Dig
Does your yard look like it's been hit by a meteor shower? Different dog breeds dig for different reasons. Learn why dogs dig and how to curb your dog's digging behavior.
Dog Licking And What It Means
Do you enjoy an organic dog face wash?
What To Do When Your Dog Gets Skunked
Your dog has been outside, but when he returns home, something's different -- there's a certain smell and his eyes are red and watering; here's what to do.
Do Dogs Actually Watch And React To Television?
Has your dog ever barked or reacted to a television show or commercial when another dog is featured onscreen? A recent study examined dogs and perceptions of moving images.
Why Doesn’t My Dog Like My Friend?
Why doesn't my dog like my friend? Does it mean my friend is a bad person?
Why Does My Dog Roll In Poop?
Behaviorist Kathie Compton explains why dogs roll in poop...
What Is The Best Way To Greet Your Dog?
A recent experiment shows that the way owners greet their dogs after being gone for a long period of time has a huge effect on their pups' feelings of love and affection.
Treating Noise Anxiety In Dogs
Noise Anxiety is a very common problem for dogs across the country. The estimates vary, but somewhere between 5 million and 15 million dogs suffer from noise anxiety severe enough for their owners to seek help.
New Dog? No Worries!
You wonder if you did the right thing getting a dog--particularly this dog? Troubleshooting advice for new dog owners.