Pet Talk: Intervertebral Disc Disease In Dogs

Pet Talk: Intervertebral Disc Disease In Dogs

Category: Health
Shock absorption between our bones is essential to perform normal physical activities. Just like humans, dogs can injure their bones and their joints, making every day mobility a challenge. In intervertebral disc disease (IVDD) the intervertebral discs, or cushions in between the bones of the spine, can degenerate from an injury or as dogs age. more

The New Kids on the Block

Category: Breeds
A new kid has officially joined the Herding group! The Belgian Laekenois is the latest breed to join the herding dogs. If you’ve never heard of this breed, you’re not alone. Many are familiar with the more famous Belgian Malinois, Belgian Tervuren, and Belgian Sheepdog; however, the fourth of the Belgian herding breeds, the Belgian Laekenois, isn’t as well known. more
Get a Husky

So You Think You Want a Husky? Here's How to Tell If the Husky Is The Right Breed Match For You

Category: Dog Life
I’ve been involved in wolf, wolfdog and dog rescue for something like 30 years. I’ve volunteered for and have been employed by L.A. city shelters. I’ve worked for a respected rescue group. In addition to being a professional trainer and behavior specialist, I now volunteer at an L.A. County shelter. I share all of this to let you know that I’ve seen a lot in the dog world over the years. But never in all of that time have I seen anything like the flood of Huskies that is now pouring in to California shelters and rescues. more

The Apparel Lookbook

Category: Dog Life
Warm Summit Parka, $80;   NHL Jacket, $60; more
New Year's Resolutions

9 New Year's Resolutions Inspired by Dogs

Category: Inspire
1. Treat Yourself—Take some time give yourself something special.  Photographer Christian Vieler captures dogs going in for a treat—see more here!   more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Leah