Dog Life

Dog Life
Stephen King

Ask an Expert - Socializing a puppy

Q: I’ve been told that its crucial to socialize my puppy, Sal, at an early age but also that she shouldn’t play with other dogs until she’s had all her shots...more

Ask an Expert - Garbage-hunter

When in the dog park, he is more interested in garbage than you. more

Ask an Expert - Fostering dogs with one in the house

Enjoy the satisfaction of helping one more dog get ready for his new home. more

Ask an Expert - Unhealthy attachment

What would you think if that child followed you constantly from room to room, unwilling to be separated from you, even momentarily? Naturally, you’d be concerned. more

Ask an Expert - Breaking up a dog fight

Not all fights are created equal. In fact, most spats between well-socialized dogs do not require any intervention at all. Like human arguments with shoving and swearing, spats can appear nasty even though neither party intends serious harm. more

Sidewalk Crack Phobia

Help him realize the sidewalk is a place where good things happen. more

Ask an Expert - Training and Punishment

Q:I’m really confused about the use of punishment in dog training. Each source I turn to contradicts the other—some say punishment is essential and others say...more

Ask an Expert - Houstraining

Tips for helping a scared dog to relax more

Ask an Expert - Soothing separation anxiety

Most dogs who are over-exuberant are not getting the amount of exercise they need. more

Doggone Smart Apps

1. Dog Toy Free Simple yet amusing, this app has just one function: shake your phone and it will emit a compelling squeaky sound to surprise and entertain...more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Baloo