Most dog owners can recognize separation anxiety by the destruction which greets them upon coming home. Knowing what to do about it is another matter though, and Dr. Figarra provides some tips for training your companion to cope with your absence.
The summer months usually see the most outdoor activity of the year for both ourselves and our dogs. Your dog will look out for you, but you need to look out for him as well.
If you are an avid camper, it is natural that you would want to take your dog with you, though extra planning and precautions are needed.
A fungal infection, a new type of mosquito, and humanitarian efforts with far-reaching effects. Can you guess what these all have in common?
National Dog Bite Prevention Week is May 15-21st! Take care not be among the nearly 1 million Americans who require medical attention for dog bite wounds every year.
As the warmer weather of spring brings the outdoors back to life with flowers and animals, the parasites that feed on those animals also make their presence known. Unfortunately, these parasites are numerous and would love to make your pet their new home. The good news is that parasites and their ill effects can be combated and treated and in many cases are preventable.
Sadie continues to improve, though some problems persist. Plus, observations based on our experience for those looking to adopt a pup.
Sadie continues her training and has her final puppy class, but continues to struggle with housebreaking and other behavioral issues.
While you're out buying your sweetie that box of chocolates and flowers, remember your pet could use some lovin' this time of year as well! Poor dental health not only affects the mouth but can lead to health problems throughout the entire body.
We brought her home! But we certainly have our work cut out for us. Housebreaking, eating, loose stools, anxiety and separation issues are only some of the problems we encounter...