How To Take Good Care Of An Aging Dog

Watching your pet aging can be a worrying experience even though it is a natural part of life. Some things will change as your time with your best friend draws nearer to a close. It is a sad thing to consider; however, you can make your aging dog feel better with a few special steps.…

How to Train Your Dog to Love Grooming

Transcribed How to Train Your Dog to Love Grooming Consider yourself lucky if your dog loves being brushed, shampooed, or having his or her nails clipped. If your dog doesn’t, that’s alright. Many dogs hate grooming. For many dogs and their owners, grooming sessions can be a miserable experience. Fortunately, they can be trained to…

How to Stop a Puppy from Barking at a Cat

It’s totally normal for a puppy to get excited and start barking when it sees a cat. Unfortunately, this behavior can cause a lot of stress for the cat and make things tense between your furry friends. With a little patience, though, you can train your puppy to sit quietly whenever it sees a cat.…

New research identifies genetic factors contributing to small body size in dogs

Sydney Abrams (left) and Leigh Anne Clark pose with a trio of feisty Shetland Sheepdogs. Editor’s note: Special thanks to Debbi Kaplan, owner of Shadow Hill South Shelties, for providing the beautiful dogs shown in the photo above. From left: 10-year-old Jake, GCHB Shadow Hill The Bachelor; 2-year-old Garrett, Shadow Hill South Be The Difference;…

How to Pick the Best Collar for Your Dog

Have dog collar questions? We have answers in this dog collar guide that addresses types, decisions, and use.If you walk down the aisle of dog collars at your local pet store, you are likely to be overwhelmed by all the choices. What size do you need? What about the material? Should you even use a…