July 2, 2015
Housetraining your dog or puppy requires far more than a few stacks of old newspapers—it calls for vigilance, patience, plenty of commitment and above all, consistency.
October 11, 2013
Are you tired of trying to find new and creative ways to keep your dog safely confined to your yard? Read our tips on thwarting your canine companion's escape attempts.
August 29, 2014
Teach your dog a few basic obedience commands using positive training methods, and you will be rewarded with a well-behaved dog who can handle most everyday social situations.
September 13, 2014
If you have trouble controlling your dog on walks, a head halter may solve your problem. It's kinder and more effective than choke and prong collars.
November 26, 2013
From "the leader of the pack" to "the top dog," plenty of simplistic metaphors come from the canine world. But relationships between canines can be pretty complex, beginning with the very first meeting.
October 15, 2012
There is no way to guarantee that your dog will never bite someone. But you can significantly reduce the risk. Here's how.
April 27, 2010
Well-socialized dogs are more likely to have well-socialized puppies. Here are general guidelines for puppy stages of development, and what to expect during their first 18 months of life.
November 3, 2009
It's not always easy to convince a new puppy not to bite the hand that feeds him, pets him, or plays with him, for that matter.
September 1, 2015
Dogs with separation anxiety exhibit distress and behavior problems when they’re left alone. Here's how to help your dog cope when you leave.
July 21, 2010
Does your dog jump on you as if he’s got springs on his feet? Like it or not, we humans are to blame. We not only permit this behavior, we encourage it.