dog behavior

Dog and woman looking into each other's eyes.
If you watch dogs play together, they often mouth each other in a sort of mock bite....Read More
Small dog barking
Dogs bark for a variety of reasons — seeking attention, alerting an owner, playing, etc....Read More
Two puppies chewing on shoe laces, an example of destructive dog chewing
Dog chewing is a normal canine behavior, especially for puppies who are exploring the world around them and learning how to use...Read More
Small dog pulling on leash
Walks should be fun for both you and your dog, but a dog who pulls on the leash can be frustrating and even dangerous....Read More
Two well-socialized dogs getting along together well
For dogs to be happy and comfortable in the world of humans, socialization is so important....Read More
dog going for a car ride
Do you have a dog who hates car rides — or who looks afraid at even the mention of car travel?...Read More
This medium-sized dog's family, shown here, have been very conscientious about socializing her to prevent bites on children or other behavioral challenges.
Dogs and kids can have amazing relationships if both are taught how to properly interact and respect each other....Read More
Two cats in an office without a person
If you're planning a return to work after some time at home — or you're beginning a new job for the first time — your pet will need to adapt to this new routine....Read More
Woman and Pomeranian, a dog she's working on potty training (aka house-training)
When you bring a new puppy or adult dog home, you might have to work on potty training, or house-training....Read More
two dogs receiving treats during training for dog leash reactivity
Dog leash reactivity is a relatively common behavior. The dog might be reacting toward other dogs, people, other animals, bikes, cars, and more....Read More