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    Dog Food Company Is Paying People For Their Dog’s Poop

    The microbiologists at NomNomNow want to pay you for your dog’s poop! Participating in the NomNomNow Microbiome Study will bring you much more than just a financial reward. You’ll also receive a full report of the bacteria currently residing...

      15 Dog Breeds You Think You Want But Probably Shouldn’t Get

      There are hundreds of dog breeds in the world, each with their own unique look, purpose and personality. While many people think they want a certain breed, they sometimes find out that the dog they thought looked really cool is actually a lot of work to...

        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...

          7 Ways Your Dog Talks To You Through Body Language

          We all wish our dogs could talk to us – it would make life soo much easier! But did you know...

            Ask A Dog Trainer: Why Does My Dog Run & Hide When I Try To Leash Him?

            It’s time to go- you’re taking your dog out to go potty or maybe for a car ride. He’s following...

              Ask A Dog Trainer: How Can I Get My Dog To Stop Breaking His Stay?

              Teaching your dog a reliable stay is important. A stay not only makes your life easier, but can...

                Ask A Dog Trainer: Why Does My Dog Destroy Things When I’m Gone?

                There is nothing like coming home to your sweet dog… until you walk all the way in and...

                  Top 10 Senior Dog Training Tips

                  You can’t teach an old dog new tricks is a saying that has been around for decades. But the...

                    6 Signs Your Dog Is Living With Fear

                    While it may be obvious if your dog runs in the opposite direction that she is afraid, dogs...

                      6 Tips To Train The Most Versatile “Trick” : The Hand Touch

                      The hand touch is one of my favorite “tricks” to train because it has so many uses when taught...

                        3 Ways to Keep Your Pit Bull Happy And Healthy

                        Life with a Pit Bull may have its ups and downs – especially if you live in an area that is...

                          Toss The Treats: Using Everyday Rewards In Training

                          One of the main reasons many dog owners are hesitant to try positive reinforcement training is...

                            How To Teach Your Husky To Stop Jumping On People

                            Huskies are energetic, fun loving dogs that have a zest for life that can’t be equaled. This...

                              5 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Getting A Husky

                              Siberian Huskies are beautiful, intelligent dogs that catch the attention of many would-be...

                                3 Signs Your Lab Is Overweight

                                Labrador Retrievers are true food hounds and as they age, many of them become a bit lazy. This...

                                  3 Signs Your Pit Bull Is Overweight

                                  We all love our Pit Bulls and want to give them the best lives possible. However, sometimes the...

                                    3 Signs Your Boxer Is Overweight

                                    Like us, your Boxer should stay in shape to avoid many health problems. Several things can...

                                      3 Signs Your Chihuahua Is Overweight

                                      Chihuahuas are so small, it’s easy for them to get overweight. This is especially true if you...

                                        3 Signs Your Dachshund Is Overweight

                                        The Dachshund body shape makes them more prone to bulking up. It doesn’t help that they are...

                                          3 Signs Your German Shepherd Is Overweight

                                          Although German Shepherds are naturally active dogs, this does not mean they cannot gain...

                                            3 Signs Your Great Dane Is Overweight

                                            Though it’s not common, Great Danes can get overweight. They won’t ever get as round as maybe a...

                                              5 Tips To Prevent Your Husky From Pulling on Leash

                                              Walking nicely on a leash can be a real challenge for Huskies. After all, they were bred to...

                                                How To Teach Your Boxer To Stop Jumping On People

                                                Boxers are known for using their paws, especially when greeting someone or when they want...

                                                  Top 5 Mistakes Chihuahua Owners Make

                                                  Chihuahuas are an extremely popular breed. But they are also one of the top breeds found in...

                                                    3 Ways To Keep Your German Shepherd Dog Happy And Healthy

                                                    Our German Shepherds add so much to our lives, it’s hard to know how to repay them for...

                                                      Top 5 Mistakes Labrador Retriever Owners Make

                                                      Labrador Retrievers are thought of by many as one of the easiest breeds to own. It’s one of the...

                                                        Ask a Dog Trainer: How Do I Stop The Sibling Rivalry Between My Dogs?

                                                        Whether you own two sibling dogs from the same litter or just have two dogs at your house,...

                                                          Ask A Dog Trainer: Verbal Cues Vs. Hand Signals

                                                          Awhile ago, I wrote about new research that showed hand signals resulted in more correct...

                                                            6 Tricks For Teaching Lie Down To A Small Dog

                                                            When it comes to teaching dogs basic cues such as sit and down, most of us think of them as...

                                                              5 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Getting a German Shepherd Dog

                                                              You’ve watched the police dog demos at the fair. Your friends own one and you love the way he...