Just Say “No” to The Nose-to-Nose!

Just Say “No” to The Nose-to-Nose!

As cities become increasingly dog friendly, we’re beginning to see more and more facilities and activities that invite well-behaved dogs to accompany their owners on outings. For those of us with four legged doggie friends that’s good news! However, as with most good...
Why Do We Expect So Much Of Our Dogs?

Why Do We Expect So Much Of Our Dogs?

We expect them to live in our human world without ever acting like dogs. We expect them to be able to go anywhere and everywhere and have impeccable manners. We expect them to welcome attention from anyone who desires to approach and touch them. And, we expect them to...

I Bet Your Dog Can’t Climb a Tree!

When you see pictures of dogs performing these behaviors what goes through your mind?? You might think “How’d they get the dog to do that”? or “Wow, that’s a really well-trained dog”! I have to admit, these are really cool tricks! But do you really care if your dog...

Social Butterfly or Lone Wolf?

Let face it, even the most outgoing person on the planet doesn’t like every person they meet! Some of us have huge circles of friends, while others of us stick to a select few. Dogs are no different. Even well socialized dogs don’t like every other dog they meet. Most...