— Is the dog park the right place for your pooch?
— My dogs get a little wacky when fall arrives. Do your dogs sense when the season is changing?
— I recently added some of these small pets to my home; here's how I ensure everyone gets along.
— Humor, patience, and love top my list of things I admire about my Pit Bull, Axle. What tops yours?
— It's National Pet Peeves Week (seriously), a good time to look at why dogs do the things they do.
— A sadness circles the globe after her passing; friends and colleagues comment on her life.
— My rescue dog showed no signs of aggression in three months; I wonder what set him off.
— When I see my dog's toothy smile, I wonder what damage those teeth could do to a small human.
— My Cattle Dog is, but I can’t blame it all on her breed -- I’m kind of a control freak, too.
— We need to move past "puppy love," which often includes doing things to dogs they don't want.
— Every time I walk my dog on a leash in my neighborhood, we're chased by off-leash dogs.
— Australian researchers say some dogs are optimists while some are pessimists. But does their methodology justify the conclusion?
— I was angry and saddened like never before when my German Shepherd killed a rabbit -- as if she’d done something to personally affront me.
— It's Responsible Dog Ownership Month, so we've made a shortlist of 10 things that make a responsible dog owner. Do all these apply to you?
— For National Fight Procrastination Day, we asked a dog for tips -- and boy, he really came through.
— My dogs seek the sun multiple times in a single day. Are your dogs the same way?
— My Pit Bull's best friend is a cat, which busts more than a few wrongheaded myths about the breed. Does your dog have a surprising buddy?
— It seems like the easiest part of caring for a dog, but after I adopted my strong Lab GhostBuster, I realized how wrong I was.
— Let's be clear. "Dog lipstick" is a euphemism for penis, and most people don't like seeing it.
— In a thunderstorm, Tucker scrambled onto our roof, then jumped off and ran across town before collapsing. Has your dog been scared like that?
— Humping is common behavior among male and female dogs, who grind on toys, legs, and other dogs for a variety of reasons.
— The first time I took Sasha to a dog park, she immediately ran up to another dog parent and sat on the bench next to her.
— All dogs like to swim and play fetch, right? My dogs didn't get that memo. What about yours?
— The mouth is a primary means for a puppy to interact with the world, but training is needed when puppy biting turns from playful to harmful.
— Also, enter to win a complete collection of the reward-based dog-trainer's e-books and DVDs.
— When the right guy comes along, I'll know it -- and so will my dogs Bella, DiDi, and Toby.
— After the World Cup incidents, we ask Annie Phenix to suggest dog-training techniques.
— Don't wait until the first firework explodes before you think to check on your dog. Here are six tips to keep her comfortable and safe.
— What is it with dogs and cats and clean sheets? At my house, it's party time when I make the bed!
— I call my dispute resolution plan CuReD, and it has worked to manage cranky neighbors -- or at least make dog owners feel better ignoring them.
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