Dogs

Three dogs playing together
For some people and their furry friends, the dog park can provide a wonderful opportunity for dogs to meet other dogs, practice social skills and get exercise....Read More
Small tan and white dog doing nose work to find a treat in a cardboard box
K9 Nose Work, informally called “nose work,” is an up-and-coming canine sport....Read More
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
Zach the dog holding paw out to woman
Some dogs will sustain an injury on a paw and then continue to lick that or a nearby area, usually on the front part of the carpus (wrist), over and over again until a larg...Read More
Golden retriever mix dog jumping up
Most puppies are so cute (and so short) that we allow them to jump up on us....Read More
Ronnie the pit bull, who has great dog etiquette, being walked on a leash
Our dogs are members of the family, so most of us enjoy taking them out in public, whether it’s for a walk in the park, shopping at the farmers’ market or an outdoor concer...Read More
Two puppies chewing on shoe laces
Dog chewing is a normal canine behavior, especially for puppies who are exploring the world around them and learning how to use their mouths appropriately....Read More
This black dog likes to chase the cat, but his family is working to correct the behavior.
Chasing is a natural instinct for a dog, but it is not appropriate behavior in your home when directed toward your cat....Read More
Couple and their two children with dog
A dog who has good manners and will respond to basic cues such as "sit," "stay" and "come" is much easier to live with and will be much more comfortable in our hectic world...Read More
Rescued golden retriever mix receives top-notch care and training in her new home.
The ABCs of Living with Dogs is a manual of care and training resources for people who have dogs....Read More