Dog Life

Doggie Détente

Everyone gravitates to Mary’s people-friendly Great Dane mix, Gloria. But toss another dog into the mix and Gloria morphs into a fire-breathing dragon, ready...more

It's a Dog! How to Plan a Puppy Shower

So you’ve decided to welcome a dog into your life. This is a big deal. This new little (or not so little; or not so new) bundle of fur will be your family....more
Gardening 101

Gardening 101

                                                             Think having a beautiful backyard and a dog are diametrically opposed? Think again. We spoke...more

How I Met My Dog - Rio

“His mom was a Lab, and his dad was a traveling salesman,” said the guy at the animal shelter, gesturing to the 12-week-old puppy he was washing to get ready...more
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Food Rules

Domino, Nancy’s five-year-old sweet-tempered spaniel mix, seemed elated by the arrival of Eddie, a new Boxer puppy, into the home. But that evening, when the...more
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Springtime Gardening and Pet Safety

Spring is the season for being outdoors. For many that mean slipping on their rubber boots and gloves, grabbing their shovel, and planting seeds in the hope...more

De-dog Your Home With These 7 Tips (8 if you count the robot)

Problem #1 You're over-run with dog toys, tripping over them en route to the bathroom and almost wiping out on that under-foot tennis ball while serving...more
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Should You Scrap the Table Scraps?

As winter break comes to a close, numerous students find themselves back at home with a fridge full of leftovers. For many pet owners, this means a few less...more
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In Defense of the City Dog

People often say to me, "I could never have a dog in the city." And I just shake my head in a sort of circular, nonresponsive, thanks-for-your-comment kind of...more
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Which Emotions Do Dogs Actually Experience?

Most people can read emotions in their dog quite easily. For example, you come home and your dog dances around wagging her tail, and you think to yourself, “...more

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