Dear Labby: Why Does My Dog Go Crazy After Taking A Bath?
Our reader's dog takes off around the house after bath time, and she wants to know if there's something she should do about it. Dear Labby responds.
Dear Labby: How Much Should I Let My Dog Sniff On Our Walks?
Our reader's dog stops to sniff everything on their walks. She wants to know when to let the nose go and when to keep moving. Dear Labby has some advice.
Dear Labby: How Do I Deal With Treat-Dispensing Strangers?
There's an elderly woman who doles out treats to any canine who approaches at the dog park. The problem is that my dog, who needs a lot of exercise, now hovers expectantly around the Treat Lady instead of running around.
Dear Labby: Smelly Dog–Or Insensitive Family?
I recently took my ten-year-old Poodle to my parents' house for Christmas. Thanks to old age, he has liver problems, stinky breath, and dermatitis. As you can imagine, Gerard is a pretty smelly dog.
Dear Labby: I Have Two Dogs That Mostly Get Along, But Sometimes Have Bad Fights
There are things you can do to curb infighting between your dogs, prevent a fight from breaking out at all, and stop a fight that's already started.
Dear Labby: My Dog Is A Halloween Scaredy Cat
One of our readers is worried that her new pup will go batty when trick-or-treaters ring the doorbell. Dear Labby has some Halloween advice!
Dear Labby: Help! I Want A Dog So Bad But I Can’t Afford One
One of our young readers wants a dog, but his parents just don't have the cash. Our Dear Labby has some advice for this dog lover.
Dear Labby: My Dog Is Pooping Blood! What Should I Do?
When a dog poops blood, it can be terrifying for dog owners. It's a fairly common symptom that can mean a lot of different things, ranging from mostly harmless to deadly.
Dear Labby: What Should I Do About My Dog’s Stomach Gurgling?
One of our readers has a dog with a gurgling stomach. Is it a cause for concern? Should they go to the vet? Treat it at home? Our dear Aunt Labby has some advice!
Dear Labby: What’s Supposed To Happen At A Doggy Play Date?
One of our readers agreed to a doggy play date but doesn't know what to expect. Our Dear Labby has some words of wisdom.
Dear Labby: Tip The Groomer?
I take my dog to a groomer. Am I supposed to tip? If so, what is the standard amount?
My Roommate Hates My Dog’s Farts, What Can I Do?
My Bulldog, Meatballs, is really gassy. The problem is that my roommate can't stand it.
My Friend Didn’t Adopt And I Want To Tell Her How I Feel About It
Recently, an friend bought a Yorkie from a breeder in the next state over. She is having a "puppy shower" and I don't want to attend. I'd like to be honest about why, but a mutual friend thinks I should just say I have other plans. What do you think?
Dear Labby: My Dog Ate My Money! What Should I Do?
One of our readers came home to find her dollar bills were chewed up and some were even swallowed by her dog. Dear Labby has some advice.
Dear Labby: Why Doesn’t My Dog Eat Without Me?
Our reader's dog won't eat unless she's right next to him during meal time. Dear Labby explains why and tells her what she can do to help her pup.
Dear Labby: Why Does My Dog Carry His Food To The Other Room To Eat It?
Our reader noticed her dog takes his food out of his bowl and eats it on the living room rug. What's the deal? Dear Labby has some advice.
Shedding Situation? Dear Labby’s Advice
Well, H.A.I.R., there are two kinds of people in this world. Those who expect you to open the fridge and help yourself to a seltzer, and those who deny others their lint removers.
Dear Labby: Why Is Cat Food Dangerous For My Dog?
A reader took his pup to his aunt's house over the holidays and made sure to keep the cat and dog food separate. But why is that so important? Dear Labby has the answer.
Dear Labby: Dog breath is coming between me and my pup
Reader wonders if her dog is offended by owner's refusal to accept kisses on the lips. But dog's severe halitosis could be a sign of larger health issues.
Dear Labby: I’m jealous of a Yorkshire Terrier
Dear Labby, When my uncle died, my elderly aunt was devastated. So she went out and adopted a Terrier with a very sad history. Groucho is a sweet dog, and I love that he makes her so happy, but my aunt has taken it too far. She spends all her time with him, pampers him, […]