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Why Does My Dog Like Some Dogs And Not Others?

Why Does My Dog Like Some Dogs And Not Others?

Dogs are very similar to humans in many ways. One of those ways is how we interact with other people.

Rules Are Good For Your Dog

Rules Are Good For Your Dog

Rules are good for your dog just like rules are good for your kids. We all like to know what the rules are up front and what we are allowed to do and what we aren’t allowed to do.

Stop The Barking The Easy Way

Stop The Barking The Easy Way

So, just to set the stage...this is something I heard recently from a trainer and he swears it works like magic.  I haven't tried it as I don't have a barker but if I did have a barker I would sure give this a shot. 

4 Reasons That Dogs Walk In Circles Before They Poop

4 Reasons That Dogs Walk In Circles Before They Poop

This is one of those, I wonder why questions, that many of us have asked over the years Just as you may have imagined there just is not a simple answer to this age old question.

6 Warning Signs That Your Puppy Is Dominant

6 Warning Signs That Your Puppy Is Dominant

Having a dominant puppy can lead to all types of problems as your puppy grows into an adult dog. Being able to identify these dominant signals is important so that you will be able to correct the problems before they become habits.

5 Ways to Socialize Your Dog

5 Ways to Socialize Your Dog

Socializing your dog is very important and you must keep in mind that the period of socialization is from birth to 20 weeks old. 

How to Keep Your Dog Safe on the 4th of July

How to Keep Your Dog Safe on the 4th of July

First of all...Happy 4th of July.The noise and chaos that comes with the Fourth of July or any holiday can be stressful and even dangerous for some pets. Here are a few tips to help ensure your pets have a safe and calm holiday.

How To Introduce Another Dog Into Your Home

How To Introduce Another Dog Into Your Home

So, you're bringing in a new family member and couldn't be more excited.  After all, this is the beginning of a whole new chapter in your family, right? Introducing a new dog into your home can be potentially disastrous.

Should Your Dog Be Allowed on the Bed?

Should Your Dog Be Allowed on the Bed?

Let me start this article off by saying that there are millions of dogs sleeping in people’s beds and without a problem.  However, there are a number of dogs sleeping in people’s beds that create a lot of problems the worst of which is usually aggression.

Teaching Your Dog To Walk Beside You...It's Not as Hard as You Think!

Teaching Your Dog To Walk Beside You...It's Not as Hard as You Think!

One thing that dog owners complain most about is the fact that their dog is dragging them down the street when they go for a walk. It’s not only uncomfortable but it can actually be dangerous.

Is it Separation Anxiety or Boredom?

Is it Separation Anxiety or Boredom?

Separation anxiety is a serious problem that can create many problems for dogs and their owners. 

Potty Training Problems and Solutions

Potty Training Problems and Solutions

One of the things that I hear most about from new dog owners that really gets them frustrated is potty training their new puppy or dog. House training a new dog is really not that difficult and the methods used are the same whether it is an adult dog or a puppy.