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5 Ways To Calm An Anxious Dog

When it comes to anxiety and dogs, we often don’t know the direct cause. Just like people, some dogs suffer from anxiety disorders. Unlike people, dogs can’t really go to talk therapy or try many different medications. Since we often don’t know what cau...

8 Things Your Puppy Wishes You Wouldn’t Do

If you are anything like me, you melt into a puddle of useless, blubbering mush in the presence of an adorable puppy. But if you want to be a paw-renting pro, you must resist the urge to give your new addition everything her fluffy little heart desires. Puppie...

5 Ways To Tell Your Pit Bull You Love Them In Their Own Language

Pup parents know that our dogs love us deeply, even though they do not express it in the same manne...

Over-Training Causes More Harm Than Good, Psychologists Find

It’s very easy to get excited about training your new dog or puppy, especially if you’r...

According To Science, This Is What Your Guilty-Faced Dog Is REALLY Thinking

You know the look: bowed head, flat ears, eyes wide and cut to the side, back hunched, tail between...

How to Calm Your Dog During A Storm

Storms can be a terrifying experience for many dogs, regardless of their age or breed. Consider tha...

Sweet Dog Pretends To Love The Tiny Bed His Mom Bought Him By Mistake

Seriously, how awesome are dogs? They’re so darn happy and grateful for every little thing! O...

“Dangerous” Dog’s Death Sentence Stands Despite Pardon From Governor

An unprecedented case is making headlines and raising questions about dangerous dog laws. The fate ...

These Photos Show What Life Is REALLY Like With Multiple Dogs

It starts out innocently enough. You don’t want your pup to be lonely, so you bring him home a...

Grief Therapy Puppy-In-Training Instinctively Comforts Mourners

The death of a loved one is extremely stressful to say the least, and devoting your life to easing ...

5 Reasons Your Dog Isn’t Listening

Dogs are opportunists. Although most are willing to please their owners and want to engage with the...

6 Medical Conditions Dogs Can Sense

To understand why dogs are so incredibly gifted at sniffing out medical conditions (not to mention ...

Why Do Dogs Sneeze When They’re Excited?

As a dog parent, you’ve likely experienced at least one of the following scenarios. 1) You ar...

Ask A Vet: Why Does My Dog Tilt His Head When He Hears Something?

You have the squeaky toy behind your back and you are squeezing it and trying to appear bewildered....

Ask A Vet: Why Does My Dog Growl at Some People And Not Others?

Dogs are always alert when someone new arrives on the scene. Your dog notices new people immediatel...

Ask A Vet: Why Are Some Dogs “Lap Dogs”?

Does your dog like to cuddle or be very close to you? Does she seem to always want to climb in your...

New Study Shows How Our Dogs Can Be Deliberately Deceptive

We all believe dogs are smart, but we might not be giving them as much credit as we should be. Alth...

More Shelters Are Removing Breed Labels So Adopters Can Choose With Their Hearts

There’s no such thing as second chances when it comes to first impressions. That’s why ...

Sweet Daddy Dog Cares For Abandoned Endangered Tiger Cubs

Blakely isn’t your ordinary Australian Shepherd. He’s got a knack for taking on abandon...

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 ...

Ask A Vet: Why Does My Dog Bark At Every Noise?

Does your dog wake you at night barking at some imagined threat? Mine does. I turn on lights and loo...

3 Clear Signs Your Dog Needs More Exercise

All dogs need exercise, even the lazy ones. The small ones need it, the large ones need it, the pur...

6 Dog Breeds That Crave Affection

It’s a rare dog that doesn’t enjoy spending time with people, but there are some breeds tha...

8 Breeds That Need A Job To Do

All dogs were developed for a specific purpose, usually to do some form of work. Most dogs are now ...

8 Ways To Help Your Dog Deal With The Grief Of Losing A Family Pet

The death of a beloved pet is devastating to the entire family, including the other pets in the hom...

7 Dog Breeds That Love To Snuggle With Their Human

Almost all dogs are affectionate with their families, and many with strangers as well, but some bre...

3 Helpful Tips To Make Your Dog’s Nail Trimming Session Easier

Regular nail trims are necessary for most dogs and it’s important not to let your pup’s nails g...

7 Dog Breeds That Love Other Dogs

Dogs have been alongside humans for thousands of years and were domesticated originally to help peo...

8 Dog Breeds That Can’t Wait To Go Swimming

When it comes to swimming, certain dog breeds just can’t wait to get in the water. Although all d...

7 Dog Breeds That Don’t Crave Affection From Everyone

All dogs are good dogs and most get along with their own human families just fine. While most breeds...