5 socialization mistakes that could screw up your dog
Dog behavior

5 socialization mistakes that could screw up your dog

Socialization should be about introducing the dog to something new in a positive way. The following are five dog and puppy socialization mistakes to avoid.

Guess That Mutt – Amy
Guess that mutt

Guess That Mutt – Amy

Guess what kind of dog Amy is. The shelter said possibly Lab and Basenji. What do you think?

How to stop a dog from peeing in her kennel or crate
Dog behavior

How to stop a dog from peeing in her kennel or crate

How to get a dog or puppy to stop peeing in her kennel or crate during potty training.

Why I judge people who have reactive dogs
Dog behavior

Why I judge people who have reactive dogs

Why dog owners judge people with reactive dogs, and why we should keep our opinions to ourselves.

Why my pets are not rescued animals
Memoirs

Why my pets are not rescued animals

Why my dog and two cats are not rescued animals. They are adopted.

This may horrify you, but at least you’ll know when the mess is gone
Dog products

This may horrify you, but at least you’ll know when the mess is gone

Black light flashlight from Oliver Rocket Pet Products for detecting pet stains and pet odors.

Does a no pull harness work?
Dog products

Does a no pull harness work?

As with any tool, you need to learn how to use the anti-pull harness properly and determine if it’s really the best choice for your unique dog.

Starting a business running with dogs – best job ever!
Boarding/pet sitting/daycare

Starting a business running with dogs – best job ever!

Three women who have started their own successful businesses running with dogs.

Do dogs miss us when we travel without them?
Boarding/pet sitting/daycare

Do dogs miss us when we travel without them?

Do dogs miss us when we’re not home? I don’t think they miss us a whole lot, actually.

Feeding your dog a raw diet – my interview with a vet and breeder
Dog food

Feeding your dog a raw diet – my interview with a vet and breeder

My interview with Dr. Laurie S. Coger, a veterinarian and Australian shepherd breeder who has fed her dogs raw dog food for 20 years.

Should I let my dog sleep with me?
Dog behavior

Should I let my dog sleep with me?

Do you allow your dog to sleep in your bedroom or in your bed at night?