Is dog dominance real, or a myth? Does dominance cause most bad dog behaviors? How do we deal with a dominant dog? We consider dog dominance – what is fact and what is fiction.
Puppy obedience training can be a challenge because puppies have hyper energy and short attention spans. We deal with the 3 key elements of puppy obedience training – how to communicate with puppy, how to encourage good behaviors, and how to stop bad behaviors.
Sometimes, it seems that our dog suddenly gets aggressive over his food and toys. Why does a dog show aggression with food, but is calm and loving otherwise? We consider why dogs get aggressive over food and toys, as well as how we can discourage this behavior through management and retraining.
Dogs eat poop because of stress, nutritional imbalance, boredom, or simply because they enjoy the taste. Feces from other animals may contain worms, intestinal parasites, and more that may be harmful to our dogs. Here, we consider some useful methods for stopping our dog from eating poop.
The Siberian Husky is a beautiful dog, who loves life and loves people. Here, we consider the wonderful nature of Siberian Huskies – the good, bad, and quirky.
Which are the top dog breeds? Are the top dog breeds different for men and women? We present the top five women dog breeds and the top five men dog breeds from Yahoo! Answers.
On October 20th, I updated the site theme and introduced several other back-end updates. The main reason for these changes is to make the site more responsive to mobile devices. With the new theme and updates – Galleries and images should automatically size based on device width. Widgets and menus should change and/or reorganize based […]
Last month, my Husky was bitten by a rattlesnake in our backyard. She stayed for over 2 days at the emergency hospital, but happily, she is now fully recovered. This story is about our rattlesnake experience and what we learned from the vet about dogs and rattlesnakes.
What is the Nothing in Life is Free program? Is it a good or bad training strategy for our dogs? Here, we consider the many aspects of NILIF dog training including its pros and cons, why it is used, and how it can be implemented.
Dogs do not communicate in the same way as we do. We consider how to successfully meet dogs and how to train our dogs to successfully meet people.