Dog Life


The Nose Knows

Nothing is ever really lost. It’s always somewhere— so trust your dog to find it. more

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
Dog Baring his teeth

How To Break Up A Dog Fight - Ask an Expert

Not all dog 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
Dog waiting

How to Sooth Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Does your dog have separation anxiety? How to tell and what to do about.  more


Dog of the Week!

Meet: Beauty