dog behavior

Woman teaching a dog to speak (bark)
Why would you want to teach your dog to “speak” (bark)? Well, teaching a dog to bark on cue can actually help control excessive barking....Read More
Person teaching a heeler dog to trade with a bone and some treats
At one time or another, many of us have been involved in an inadvertent game of “keep away” — when our dog snatches something and then refuses to give it up....Read More
Black-and-white dog learning the leave it command
Like “stay,” "leave it” is a cue that may prevent your dog from being injured and may even save his life. “Leave it” should be taught to all dogs and practiced frequently....Read More
Man teaching a dog its name
Teaching name recognition is a great way to start a personal relationship with a dog....Read More
This dog and cat have been introduced properly and are getting along very well.
Some dogs do fine living with cats; others simply cannot live safely with felines....Read More
White dog who is sensitive to touch being touched
Is your dog sensitive to touch? Many dogs have sensitive areas where they would rather not be handled....Read More
Senior dog who takes pills for a heart condition
There is a time in every person and dog relationship when the human has to give his or her dog some medication....Read More
Big dog with dirt on her nose from digging
Why dogs dig Digging is a natural canine behavior. Many dogs do it....Read More
Take precautions when approaching a scared dog like this dog who is cowering a bit
When meeting new dogs, always use respect, caution, and attentive awareness. Think in terms of learning the dog’s language....Read More
Woman and Pomeranian, whom she is working on housetraining
When you get a new puppy or dog, you’ll need to show him or her what is acceptable in your home....Read More