Dog Life


Ask an Expert - Socializing a Dog-Phobic Rescue

Our white German Shepherd is a rescue from the SPCA. Off leash around other dogs his hackles go up all along his spine. On leash, he barks and makes aggressive moves. He’s become a person dog with no dog-to-dog interaction skills. This is hard to train out without interacting with other dogs! Help?more

Rare Beauty




The Gender Divide

Psychologists have shown that women are usually looking for the “perfect mate” when they are considering men as potential partners. It appears that when choosing and bonding with dogs, women are similarly looking for the “perfect companion.” It is interesting that when describing their relationship to their dogs, women often compare it to their relationship with men—and men often come up on the short end of that assessment.more

Home at Last

In a game of association, I’m betting the name Michael Vick prompts an immediate and visceral reaction. Over four years after his arrest, Vick continues to be synonymous with dog fighting, his very mention provoking outrage in many circles, a testament to the impact of his arraignment and conviction.more

Embrace the Awkwardness

Awkward family pet photos. Yes, they’re ridiculous, but there’s an undeniable commonality of experience here. Cringe just a little as you laugh ‘cause there’s a little of us all in these funny photos. more
Halloween Costume Contest Winners

Halloween Costume Contest Winners


Our Dog's Beds, Ourselves



Prepare to be upstaged. Canine costumes take the cake. (Brace yourself, next All Hallow’s Eve your neighbour’s dog may be dressed as Katy Perry. We kid you not.) more
Puppy Wallpaper

Puppies! Free Modern Dog Wallpaper

Sweet puppy photo "wallpaper" backgrounds for your computer, iPad and more. more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Taddy