Buy your dog a coat this winter

Since Ace will be sporting his vest in pictures on my blog for the next six months or so, I thought I’d let you know…

Apparently Feedburner is not working

If you haven’t been receiving my posts by email, you are not the only one. Apparently FeedBurner decided to reset my subscriber list down to…

13 tips for teaching your dog to heel
Basic training

13 tips for teaching your dog to heel

13 Tips for Teaching Your Dog to Heel such as walking at different speeds, switching directions and using the right training collar.

What do you tolerate from your dog?

I know we all have a lot we could say for this one. There are so many things we could change about our dogs if…

Loose-leash walking: Days 7-8

Ace and I headed over to Lindenwood Park in Fargo Saturday for a much-needed walk. We have to drive there, but it’s only a few…

Loose-leash walking: Days 5-6

One problem with our new neighborhood is there are not many interesting parks nearby. Ace’s worst leash behavior comes out when we are in more…

Get your copy of ‘Loving Our Dogs’

“Chicken Soup for the Soul: Loving Our Dogs” is a collection of 101 dog stories originally published in other Chicken Soup books. I have to…

Loose-leash walking: Days 2-4

Ace has done very well on loose-leash walking in our new neighborhood. He is already at ease with his new surroundings, and I credit that…

10 moving tips for dog owners

Last weekend I moved from my apartment to a townhome across town. Although it went pretty smoothly, it was still a little stressful for Ace…

Where does your dog sit in the car?

I have to ask this question because so many people let their dogs do whatever they want in the car, and it looks so dangerous….

Loose-leash walking: Day 1

I’ve wanted to have a dog that walks nicely on a leash without a pinch collar or Gentle Leader for a long time. So this…

Custom dog collars: Sew Crazy Dog Lady

Look what the Sew Crazy Dog Lady made me! I really didn’t think it would be so hard to find someone to make custom leashes…

Cat bites are serious

Note: This is a guest post from Apryl DeLancey who writes the blog Women Like Sports. Don’t forget to check out the photo gallery of…