Sometimes dogs express emotions through their chattering teeth. Other times, they’re cold or need medical attention. Here’s what to do about it.
Emotional, cognitive and physical wellbeing tell the story of your dog’s happiness. The benchmark sign of happiness is relaxed body language and contentment in the home.
When dogs stare in the mirror, do they recognize themselves? Studies have tried to answer this question.
Attention-Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) is a human diagnosis. Canine hyperactive disorder is a rare condition. Age and breed are two factors that help answer why dogs can be high energy companions
Protecting resources is a natural behavior for any species. But if we ignore our dogs’ signs to defend things of value because they feel those things are threatened, resource guarding could become an issue.
Dog laughs have not been specifically identified by behaviorists but they do seem to show smiles and a sense of humor through play.
Dogs can’t tell us if they like music, but studies show that music may help calm them.
When bad weather hits, tire out your dog or puppy with these three indoor exercises for dogs.
Build trust with your dog by not getting impatient, paying attention to her body language, helping her feel secure and basically showing her, you have her back. Check out our seven steps to getting your dog to trust you.
Avoiding playtime, cowering, and turning down treats are signs that your dog doesn’t like you. Ready to flip your dog’s feelings?
There are four main factors to consider, including dog breed and life stage, when figuring out if your dog is sleeping too much.
It’s a common question lots of dog owners ask, and it can happen for many different behavioral and physical reasons as to why your dog loves to rub his face on the ground.
Looking for pet parenting tips for how to raise a dog? Check out this latest canine behavior research on dog parenting.
We’ll explain how to teach your dog recall — the most important cue for your dog to learn before he’s ready to go off-leash, plus when and where to practice.
How to introduce a dog to a baby or young child is so much more than dog training. Parents have the privilege of helping dogs and kids create strong bonds and memories that last a lifetime.
Many experts believe dogs dream, but what they’re dreaming about is a bit of a mystery. A dog with extreme behavior while they sleep could have a medical problem.
How did dogs become our best friends? Puppy dog eyes likely played a role. Scientists say the gaze may have sparked the original bond between humans and dogs.
While it’s normal for dogs to pant, heavy panting in dogs may indicate something more serious. Dogster digs in.
The best low maintenance dogs have less grooming needs, are more easy going and have fewer health issues. Dogster digs into some high- and low-maintenance dogs.
Dogs may chase their tails out of boredom. But there are other more serious reasons, too.
While most dogs grow out of the involuntary response to pee when excited, there are steps you can take to make the transition quicker – and cleaner.
Breaking down a common type of dog body language: sitting on your feet.
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