Win a $500 donation for your favorite rescue group or shelter
Dog adoption

Win a $500 donation for your favorite rescue group or shelter

You can win a $500 donation for your favorite shelter or rescue by nominating the group in DogNation.net’s Best Friend’s Friend Contest.

How to stop a dog from barking
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How to stop a dog from barking

Stop a dog from barking at home or in the yard using treats to reward calm behavior.

Should I correct my dog for growling?
Dog behavior

Should I correct my dog for growling?

Should dog owners correct their dogs for growling? My opinion is no, because growling is one of the ways dogs communicate.

Quick tips to keep your dog calm when visitors arrive – Zuke’s treats
Dog products

Quick tips to keep your dog calm when visitors arrive – Zuke’s treats

My tips on how to keep your dog calm at the door, how to teach your dog to stay on his bed and more. #zukes

Water bottles, hats & other gifts for pet lovers on the go #TailTherapy
Dog products

Water bottles, hats & other gifts for pet lovers on the go #TailTherapy

TailTherapy is a gift line for pet lovers and the “happy tails” in their lives. Products include hats, water bottles & leashes that show the best therapy is “often free and furry.”

Oceangoing Labs
Memoirs

Oceangoing Labs

“The Labs canter, like mustangs on a prairie, right into the sometimes huge and powerful waves.”

Saving more dogs and cats with Black Friday adoption specials
Animal humane issues

Saving more dogs and cats with Black Friday adoption specials

Pasadena Humane Society is offering an adoption special for Black Friday. Any animal with any black markings will be available for $15 off the usual adoption price.

I am thankful for my rescue or shelter dog because …
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I am thankful for my rescue or shelter dog because …

I asked several dog owners to fill in the blank: I am thankful for my rescue/shelter dog because …” Here’s what they had to say!

Does every dog have a purpose?
CATS

Does every dog have a purpose?

Does your dog have a “job” or a purpose in life? I do think every dog has a job to do, if given a chance. My dog Ace has the very important role of being my emotional sidekick. He takes his job seriously

Hey! Pick up that poop!
FUNNY

Hey! Pick up that poop!

What can you do when another dog owner accuses you of something that’s simply not true? Sigh and move on, I guess.

Top 5 loose-leash walking mistakes
Dog behavior

Top 5 loose-leash walking mistakes

These are the five most common mistakes I see people making while walking their dogs, assuming the goal is to stop the dog from pulling.

How to get dog walking clients fast
Dog walking - ThatMutt.com

How to get dog walking clients fast

I thought I’d share my tips on how to get dog walking or pet sitting clients quickly.

What if we stopped calling dogs bully breeds?
Animal humane issues

What if we stopped calling dogs bully breeds?

Calling a dog a “bully” makes the dog sound mean, which is not exactly what you want people to think when you’re referring to dogs.