Littermate Syndrome

Littermate Syndrome

Category: Dog Training
An older gentleman attended one of my group classes with his two Siberian huskies. The nine-year-old siblings were smart and attentive, but whenever I walked the female a mere five feet away to work on leash skills, the male would panic. He’d cry, shriek, and try frantically to follow. The two had been together all of their lives and had never been separated, even temporarily. As you might imagine, this had caused problems in a variety of situations. more
Halloween Chocolate and Dogs

Halloween Chocolate and Dogs

Category: Nutrition
The Halloween season brings with it much amusement and excitement, and one anticipated tradition is the variety of chocolate you have an excuse to enjoy. While all of these Halloween treats may only bring your children a sugar rush and a tummy ache, it can do much more serious damage to your pets. more
Best Friends

Best Friends Animal Society Offers Thanksgiving Tips to Keep Pets Safe

Category: Dog Life
Like everything else in 2020, for most people this Thanksgiving will look quite different than traditional ones. There will likely be fewer folks around the dinner table. Friends may be connecting on FaceTime. more
Pet Talk: The Benefits of Spaying and Neutering

Pet Talk: The Benefits of Spaying and Neutering

Category: Health
One of the most important decisions that a pet owner must make is whether to spay and neuter their pets. Though many are deterred by cost or medical concerns, this procedure can provide many long-term benefits for your pet’s health and happiness, all while saving the lives of other homeless animals and reducing the widespread epidemic of animal overpopulation in our world today. more
5 Fun Volunteer Ideas

5 Fun Volunteer Ideas to Help Shelter Dogs

Category: Inspire
Transport Animals more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Abraham