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Couple Arrives At Doggy Daycare And Finds Their Dog In A Shock Collar

A Chicago couple made a startling discovery after picking up their dog from a local daycare. The dog appeared to be wearing a shock collar. In a Facebook post, Lauren Mayer says her boyfriend Luke Mullaney dropped off the dog at Posh Pet Day Spa on March 11th...

The 10 Best Large Breeds For Kids

If you’re looking for a dog to grow up with your kids, nothing beats a larger breed for patience and durability. Remember that you should always teach your kids how to treat dogs and you should never leave a dog unsupervised with small children. With that in...

Pros And Cons Of Being A Dog Groomer

A new report released by The Conference Board and reported on by Bloomberg and iheartdogs.com indic...

Top Tips For A Terrific Road Trip With Your Dog

If you can’t stand the thought of leaving your dog behind when you go on vacation, you’ve probab...

The 10 Best Small Dogs For Kids

Are you thinking about getting a dog for your family, but you’re worried about getting one that wo...

This State May Make It Illegal For Dogs To Be In Cars Without Seat Belts

A Maine politician sponsored a bill that would make it illegal to have unresetrained dogs in cars ...

Why You Should Carefully Consider The Practice Of Docking & Cropping

Since 2008, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has encouraged “the elimination of ...

Dog Rescue Caught Adopting Dogs Then Dumping Them In Other Shelters

In Phoenix, Arizona, a rescue has been blacklisted from adopting from area shelters after they were...

Pros And Cons Of Different Types Of Dog Food

There are so many different ways to feed your dog. How do you know what’s best? There is no easy ...

See What “Dear Abby” Has To Say About A Canine Custody Battle

When two people get a pet while sharing a life together then decide to split down the road, it can ...

The 10 Most Common Breeds Found In Shelters

Did you know 25% of shelter dogs are purebred? Why are some breeds more likely to be in shelters, an...

Read What Cesar Milan Has To Say About Millennials Owning Dogs

Cesar Millan burst onto the scene 12 years ago with his unique style of “training the humans ...

New State Amendment Will Treat Pets As Children In Divorce Court

When people get divorced, there’s a division of assets, and if applicable, a custody agreemen...

Can Dogs Sense Spirits?

We know that our canine counterparts have extraordinary senses that, in many cases, are far superi...

Woman With Unmarked Service Dog Turned Away From McDonald’s & Wants An Apology

The Scenario: In Bradenton, Florida, a woman named Elisha Griggs  walked into a McDonald’s w...

Compassion Fatigue: The Struggle That Few Animal Care Workers Want To Talk About

On May 12, 2016 veterinarian and shelter director, Jian Zhicheng passed away after injecting hersel...

Discussion: Should Leash Laws Be Better Enforced?

Most cities have laws regarding dogs being on leash. So do most national parks, beaches, etc. But w...

“Beware Of Dog” Signs: Precaution Or Liability?

Note: this is not official legal advice, just food for thought. Should you find yourself in a lawsu...

DISCUSSION: Should Pet Boarding Facilities Have Stricter Safety Regulations?

Recently, a tragic event took place at an overnight boarding facility located within a national pet...

Discussion: Accident Or Abuse? Should Cesar Millan Have Been Charged?

Back in March, a training session that aired on an episode of Cesar 911 went awry. French Bulldo...

Discussion: Should Pet Microchipping Be Mandatory In The US?

As of April 6th 2016, it has become a law for dog owners to have their pups microchipped in the UK,...

Discussion: Should Homeless People Be Allowed To Have Pets?

It’s a familiar sight – homeless people with a dog or cat, sharing their food and sometimes hel...