New data provides a possible alternative to breed-specific legislation to control aggression and fearfulness in dogs.
I’ve been lucky enough to be absorbed by a sheepdog trial and training clinic for 4 of the last 5 days, so forgive me if all I post are some photos of the awesome skies and light we’ve had this past week. (Quick update on the trial: Maggie ran in ProNovice in the Cedar Stone […]
If ever there was a year to be vigilant about heartworm prevention, this is it. The number of dogs and cats diagnosed with heartworm disease within the United States is expected to increase this year because of above-average... Read More
Dog With Blog Dog With Blog - Dog blog | Dog adoption India Taiwan’s Police K-9 unit has just got their latest (and cutest) batch of officers for training. Just over a month old, and raring to be the crime fighters, Lucky Star, Schumann, Feida, Brother, AJ and Full Moon are taking the internet by the horns. Show More Summary
A woman's desire to prove that Poodles were not stupid useless dogs ultimately gave birth to modern dog obedience trials
Dog With Blog Dog With Blog - Dog blog | Dog adoption India Getting fired from a job is the absolute rock bottom your career can hit, right? Not always. Sometimes it is only because better things are waiting for you! In Brisbane, a cute...Show More Summary
There are six new members of Redstart Farm: Two momma ewes and their twin lambs. It’s such a joy to have lambs back on the farm–we had to skip lambing season this year because of a bacterial disease that prevented our co-owned ram from coming over in fall and breeding the ewes. But now we […]
Some of us take the phrase, “dog days of summer” quite literally- we want to go everywhere accompanied by our beloved dogs! Know that the heat of summer has the potential to be hazardous to your dog’s health. Without... Read More
When you determine that euthanasia is the right choice for a pet, a question to consider is where this process will occur. The ability to perform euthanasia in a professional and humane fashion is not restricted to the... Read More
New data shows that of 30 different cataloged calming signals in dogs, some of them do, in fact, reduce the level of aggression in dogs that see them.
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Dog With Blog Dog With Blog - Dog blog | Dog adoption India There aren’t many experiences that leave an indelible impression like quite vacations. However given the hassles of long distance travel – travelling with pets may not always seem that feasible. Show More Summary
I’m back in the office, refreshed and recharged and ready to go. And curious–what would YOU like to talk about? Canine-related book reviews? Other book reviews? (Have you read Leaving Time? Wow!) Case studies? Research? Training Ideas? Dog-Human relationships? Flowers? Recipes? Novels about dogs that incorporate flowers? I’m all ears. Be as specific as you […]
Dog With Blog Dog With Blog - Dog blog | Dog adoption India With the summer scorching its way, how far can the vacations be? If you are a pet parent going out of station, caring for your pooch while you’re away can be a distressing decision. Show More Summary
Dog With Blog Dog With Blog - Dog blog | Dog adoption India Like many children of the 90s, I first encountered the cat or the dog debate in a recess setting. Silly as it may seem, like most queries of childhood (Consider: Which came first Chicken or the egg?), the question never failed to draw jibes and jokes. Show More Summary
Dogs can recognize what we are paying attention to and what we are likely able to see. They then can take advantage of that situation to steal or do things that they shouldn't
I won’t pretend that being restricted by my bad knee hasn’t put a damper on my activities. Thank heavens then, for the class I took several years ago on Contemplative Photography (see some photos from it here and here). It did so much to help expand my eye and how much I appreciate the visual […]
The unraveling of the cause of a feline disease mystery is providing significant insight into human health matters. The condition known as hyperthyroidism has become an epidemic amongst aged cats in this country. Approximately ten percent of senior... Read More
Not all dog growls are equivalent. Particular sound components determine how we interpret any growl.
Dog With Blog Dog With Blog - Dog blog | Dog adoption India I was left forever scarred on an otherwise uneventful day in the early 90s. Our science teacher had just told us about the space exploration and a little Russian mutt, Laika. In fiction or in factual realms, there’s nothing more sentimental than the death of a dog. Show More Summary