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Puppy Health
  1. Lyme Disease: What Dog Owners Should KnowTue, 25 Apr 2017 20:58:05 GMT
    In certain parts of the U.S., up to 90 percent of dogs may test positive for the bacteria that causes Lyme disease. Here's how vets tend to treat the disease. More...
  2. Why Does My Dog Dig in the Carpet?Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:17:08 GMT
    There are many reasons why dogs dog in carpets. Our veterinary behaviorist shares a few theories behind the common dog behavior and what you can do to stop it. More...
  3. Why Does My Dog Always Look Sad?Mon, 17 Apr 2017 20:24:47 GMT
    Concerned that your pup looks sad? Some dogs have breed traits that make them look upset while others might have learned that a sad expression leads to more attention. More...
  4. 5 Reasons a Kooikerhondje Might Be the Right Dog Breed for YouThu, 13 Apr 2017 20:30:28 GMT
    Never heard of this Dutch dog breed? There are many reasons why the Kooiker is often a family favorite. More...
  5. How to Keep Your Dog Happy on Crate RestFri, 07 Apr 2017 21:12:11 GMT
    Dogs might not understand why they have to be on crate rest while recovering from an injury or procedure, but these tips can make it more enjoyable for them. More...
  6. Fleas and Ticks: Were Not Out of the Woods Yet (Or Ever)Fri, 07 Apr 2017 16:27:49 GMT
    Lets clear up the confusion. Most dogs and cats should be on a flea and tick control product year-round. All year round. More...
  7. Want to Keep Your Pet Feeling and Acting Better Throughout Life? Your Vet Can Help!Fri, 07 Apr 2017 16:18:09 GMT
    Find out how your veterinarian can help optimize your dog or cat's health and happiness throughout life. More...
  8. Bulbs, Corms, Tubers and Rhizomes: What Potential Toxins Are Lurking Below the Soil?Wed, 05 Apr 2017 20:08:46 GMT
    Planting a garden this spring? Lilies, daffodils, tuberous begonias and these other 'bulb' plants can be harmful or toxic to dogs and cats. Learn more here. More...
  9. Help! Our Puppy Hates to Be Brushed!Tue, 04 Apr 2017 21:17:28 GMT
    If your puppy runs at the sight of the brush, don't despair! With patience and rewards, you can teach him to love brushing. Here's how. More...
  10. Why Doesnt My Dog... Want to Go for a Walk?Fri, 31 Mar 2017 19:34:06 GMT
    Is your pup refusing to go on a walk? Here are some common reasons your dog may suddenly be skipping his walk and when you should be worried about the behavior. More...
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Puppy Training
  1. Pet Misbehaving? It Might Be Your FaultWed, 26 Apr 2017 19:42:46 GMT
    Pet owners typically make three common mistakes that can lead to problem behaviors in their dogs and cats. Heres what they are, and how to fix them. More...
  2. Why Don't Cats Come When Called?Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:41:20 GMT
    Cats tend to be less likely to come when you call their names even when they recognize their owners' voices. Here's why, plus training tips. More...
  3. Why Does My Dog Dig in the Carpet?Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:17:08 GMT
    There are many reasons why dogs dog in carpets. Our veterinary behaviorist shares a few theories behind the common dog behavior and what you can do to stop it. More...
  4. Your Canine Etiquette Guide: Dog Park Do'sWed, 12 Apr 2017 19:11:02 GMT
    You and your dog both need to be on your best behavior at the dog park. Here are six simple ways to be a good dog park citizen. More...
  5. Do's and Don'ts to Help Kids and Pets BondTue, 11 Apr 2017 20:52:52 GMT
    To help ensure safe, happy interactions between pets and kids, follow these five do's and donts. More...
  6. How to Keep Your Dog Happy on Crate RestFri, 07 Apr 2017 21:12:11 GMT
    Dogs might not understand why they have to be on crate rest while recovering from an injury or procedure, but these tips can make it more enjoyable for them. More...
  7. Help! Our Puppy Hates to Be Brushed!Tue, 04 Apr 2017 21:17:28 GMT
    If your puppy runs at the sight of the brush, don't despair! With patience and rewards, you can teach him to love brushing. Here's how. More...
  8. 7 Things New Puppy Owners May Not RealizeWed, 22 Mar 2017 18:04:03 GMT
    Anyone with a puppy for the first time (or a puppy for the first time in a long time) is in for a few surprises. Here are 7 common things that surprise new puppy owners. More...
  9. Socializing the Adult Dog: Sorting Good Advice From BadMon, 20 Mar 2017 21:01:18 GMT
    If you have a fearful or reactive dog, the common advice is to socialize the dog by taking him to a dog park or daycare. But how practical and safe are these suggestions? More...
  10. Inside the Heeling House, Where Children With Special Needs and Dogs Are Working TogetherTue, 14 Mar 2017 20:40:25 GMT
    At the Heeling House, special needs children work on everything from social skills and communication to reading and STEM skills with the help of specially trained therapy dogs. More...