dog behavior

Little dog with separation anxiety
What is separation anxiety in dogs? It is anxiety that manifests itself as visible stress within 30 minutes of the departure of the dog’s person....Read More
Two reactive dogs receiving treats during reactivity training
Some dogs are reactive toward other dogs when they are on lead: They whine, bark, snarl, growl or lunge at other dogs....Read More
puppy adoption
You’re thinking about taking the plunge and adopting a wriggly bundle of joy, otherwise known as a puppy. Before you do, here are a few things to consider....Read More
Woman making promises to her dog, the most important of which is to love him
Bringing a dog into your family creates great joy all around....Read More
Black Chihuahua who has received help for pica disorder
The ingestion of non-food items, such as rocks, dirt or fabric, is called pica disorder and it’s a fairly common occurrence in pets....Read More
Dog with chewing issues. Sometimes people have to look beyond the animal helpline to get assistance with their pet.
If you have tried to change your pet's problem behavior on your own and have been unsuccessful, consider getting some professional help....Read More
This family recently added a second dog to their pack.
What are some of the things you should keep in mind when bringing home a new pet?...Read More
Dog muzzles can be helpful training and safety tools. This longhair dog is not wearing a muzzle.
A muzzle can be a helpful tool to keep everyone safe while you’re working to improve a dog’s social skills or trying to manage aggressive tendencies....Read More
Dog wearing a muzzle at the vet
Why this is useful for your dog to know: Like a bike helmet, a muzzle is a piece of safety equipment....Read More
German shepherd behind a fence
Some dogs are as sweet as pie when they’re out on walks with their people, but put them behind a fence in their yard or a window in their home and they bark ferociously, lu...Read More