— 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.
— A person's business card might say "professional," but you could be dealing with a fool -- or worse. Here are some bad example I've encountered.
— 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.
— Some dog breeds need swimming lessons; here's how to make the training safe and easy.
— Berloni has been the dog trainer for Broadway shows -- including Sandy from "Annie" -- for more than 40 years. Find out how he does it.
— Walking three dogs on retractable leads seemed like a good idea at the time, but my long hair ended up being a casualty -- and a hazard.
— Ace sinks his teeth into the Marathon, a food puzzle ball that includes snap-in dog treats.
— The American Veterinary Medical Association reports that every year, more than 4.5 million people in the United States are victims of dog bites.
— Do you believe that if a dog eats venison, he'll start chasing deer? Someone out there thinks so.
— After my Greyhound Vera confounded all my expectations, I learned an important lesson: Breed stereotyping affects more than just Pit Bulls.
— People who talk their dogs -- regardless of whether the dogs understand the words -- tend to be more bonded than those who don't.
— Dogs pick up your tone of voice and your body language, and there's no better way to convey good nature than by being polite.
— I chose agility as Charlotte's first exposure to a class setting because it was active, which I knew would help me keep her focused and engaged.
— Positive training changed the lives of me and my dog, and I thank TV dog-trainer Victoria Stilwell.
— Researchers have found a link between paw preference and performance. Here's how it works.
— A recent study found a correlation between a dog’s size and his level of obedience -- in short, the smaller the dog, the worse the behavior.
— Training starts the first day you bring your new puppy home.
— She's behind the Taco Bell Chihuahua, the Aflac duck, and the Budweiser "Puppy Love" ad.
— Follow these tips to make the "spring forward" change a little easier on our canine companions.
— I say no. I've been there, and exposing fearful dogs to what scares them is not the solution.
— After the trainer adopted a dog left behind by Katrina, she learned all she could about dealing with fearful dogs -- she even wrote the book on it.
— My 11-month-old Trinket is prone to overreacting; here's the training that changed her behavior.
— My thoughts? Retractable leashes don't kill dogs, but inattentive people with retractable leashes kill dogs.
— I recall the challenges of the first days, weeks, and years. Here are tips on how to cope.
— With every dog I am given the privilege of training, I thank the shelter dogs for what I know.
— You might not like the conclusions of a U.K. study, but they probably won't surprise you. What's your experience with your dogs?
— If you can walk, you can snowshoe, and these days snowshoes have come a long way from your grandfather's pair that resembled tennis racquets.
— "Dog owners need to know that the whole alpha-dominance 'thing' has been completely and totally refuted by behavior science."
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