— This leash promises a non-slip grip and no more rope burns. But is that possible even with a 140-pound Saint Bernard who loves to pull?
— Japanese researchers say dogs learn not to trust humans who lie. Keep this in mind the next time you promise the park but take your pup to the vet.
— I hit on the PTP idea after the first 26 inches of snow fell on our backyard in Eastern Massachusetts. Here's how I made mine.
— We chat with one of the creators, dog trainer Jill Breitner, about the reason for the app: to reduce dog bites and resulting euthanasia.
— I took my highly active Vizsla to The Martial Arfs for a KaRuffTe class. The activities not only engaged her mentally and physically, but they also strengthened our communication and bond.
— It’s Random Acts of Kindness Week, and we've got plenty of ways dog lovers can give people and pets a paw up.
— From how to properly use gates to staying calm during a scuffle, these tips will lead to a happier time at the dog park for all.
— As a blind person with four dogs, reliable recall is a necessity for me -- here's how you can train your pack to do it, too!
— Less than five percent of owners attend a training class with their dog. We offer resources for the majority who don't.
— A gym membership? Pah! Owning a dog is like having a live-in personal trainer.
— The Scorpion Scooper promises to pick up multiple poops, but can it stand up to multiple poops from a giant breed?
— Dogs communicate with us through body language and actions -- here are are four ways they show affection.
— Training is used to redirect unwanted canine behavior, but what about unwanted human behavior? I think it could work!
— I'm lucky my pups leave me a little sliver to sleep on each night. Do your dogs sleep with you? Where on the bed?
— The No. 1 reason? Puppies are often given as Christmas gifts, and the first 20 weeks are crucial for training.
— My rescue pets provide companionship and inspiration, and they bring my family joy -- just to name a few.
— As a dog sitter, I talk to canines like I would co-workers. This can get pretty confusing for people near us.
— Among them: Dogs love pillows, horse poop, and scarves; and there's always one pup who will wait until we get home to go -- inside my house!
— From learning new skills to getting more exercise, these vows will make 2015 the best year yet for you both.
— We took a German Shepherd named Ruby into our cat-filled home; here's what I learned from the dog-sitting experience.
— Dogs now get their very own weddings, birthday parties, "bark mitzvahs," and other grand celebrations. Have you been to one?
— The holidays can present your dog with unusual temptations, anxieties, and dangers. Keep your dog safe this Christmas!
— GhostBuster's first Turkey Day in a houseful of dogs was more stressful for me than for him. Here's how to navigate your own dog-friendly affair.
— "Why are you lying down again? We ran like 20 steps, if even that much. You can't possibly be tired already."
— We crated our dog for four-hour stretches, and a rescue denied us another dog because of it. The rejection caused us to reexamine our reasons.
— Staying calm and carrying high-value treats are just two of the lessons I've learned in my years as a dog sitter.
— My husband said we could get another dog if I gave up vegetarianism, so I picked a plate of chicken wings clean.
— We must control our dogs, of course, but you can make it easier to do so.
— I quit my high-paying job and started taking care of dogs -- and I'm loving (almost) every minute of it.
— Natural routines won't match your reset clocks -- here are ways you can help your canine adjust.
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