Scout, 10 years old
CATS

Scout, 10 years old

Can’t believe this little guy turns a decade old today. Oh Scout, the things we’ve done in 10 years.

My dog has extreme fireworks and thunder anxiety
Dog behavior

My dog has extreme fireworks and thunder anxiety

Four dog owners share their tips on how they manage their dogs’ extreme fears.

Win Plato Pet Treats And Help Shelter Dogs #PlatoWagsBack
Dog adoption

Win Plato Pet Treats And Help Shelter Dogs #PlatoWagsBack

Plato Pet Treats is supporting multiple nonprofit organizations through its Plato Wags Back program.

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Would You Break A Car Window to Save A Dog?
Animal humane issues

Would You Break A Car Window to Save A Dog?

A man in Georgia broke a woman’s car window in order to “rescue” a small dog.

What Would You Think If Shelters Did Not Identify Dogs By Breed?
Dog adoption

What Would You Think If Shelters Did Not Identify Dogs By Breed?

Do you think removing breed labels from shelter dogs would help them get adopted?

Win a Free T-Shirt From Peace Love Paws – Apparel For Dog Lovers
Dog products

Win a Free T-Shirt From Peace Love Paws – Apparel For Dog Lovers

Peace. Love. Paws. is an apparel and gift company for animal lovers. Some of its products include T-shirts, tote bags, scarves, note cards and jewelry.

Adopt Rocko the Chocolate Lab Mix in San Diego
Dog adoption

Adopt Rocko the Chocolate Lab Mix in San Diego

Rocko is a chocolate Lab mix for adoption in San Diego with Labs & More Rescue.

Teaching Your Dog When Play Is Over – An ‘Off Switch’
Dog behavior

Teaching Your Dog When Play Is Over – An ‘Off Switch’

My dog is a retrieving fool. Even in his old age, Ace will not stop dropping his tennis ball at my feet for “one” more toss…

Will a Thundershirt Help My Dog?
Dog behavior

Will a Thundershirt Help My Dog?

The Thundershirt helps some dogs and not others. It’s the most effective when combined with other tools and training methods, which I cover in this post.

What I’ve Been Up To Lately
Memoirs

What I’ve Been Up To Lately

I took a trip to Wisconsin and visited my parents earlier this month. Of course, much of that time was spent with their dogs, Elsie the golden retriever & Sophie the English springer spaniel.

Video Tribute of Dog ‘Denali’ – Moving 7-Minute Film
DOGS

Video Tribute of Dog ‘Denali’ – Moving 7-Minute Film

Moving video tribute of a special dog named “Denali.”

How Do You Tell Your Friend Her Dog Is Fat?
Dog care

How Do You Tell Your Friend Her Dog Is Fat?

When a friend or family member’s dog is fat, do you call him out on it?

Has Your Dog Learned to Be Calm?
Dog behavior

Has Your Dog Learned to Be Calm?

Tips to reinforce calm behavior in your dog vs. encouraging him to be hyper!