When seeing a cute dog, it can be almost impossible to restrain yourself from running up to it and hugging or petting it incessantly. While we may perceive these actions as affectionate, dogs interpret them in an entirely different way. In fact, these common five behaviors are ones that your dog likely wishes you wouldn’t do at all. As we … [more]

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Determining if Obedience School is Right for Your DogIt’s a general agreement that most dogs can benefit from some sort of obedience school. While some experienced dog owners might feel they have it under control, there might be some perks to enrolling their puppy or dog in these classes. However, the process of finding a credible trainer is a big hurdle, and determining what your pet is suited … [more]

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Here is Why You Should Never Admit Guilt in a Dog Bite CaseAs the majority of dog owners can agree, any discrepancy that leads to a dog bite is the worst-case scenario. However, rather than apologize profusely and admit fault for the incident, consider the events that led up to the bite. By managing the situation objectively, the fault of your dog and any associated penalties and repercussions can be avoided. This … [more]

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Dogs and Children: Preventing BitesFor some dogs, children are just another human to give them attention. However, for others, this means intense fear, anxiety and aggression. While children often don’t intend to pose a threat, their rambunctious and unpredictable behavior can leave a dog feeling threatened. With that said, let us explore how to navigate this potentially dangerous situation and ensure your dog is … [more]

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Postal Service Implementing Procedure to Reduce Dog BitesIt’s no secret that post office workers have long struggled with protecting themselves against defensive dogs while delivering the mail. Since the U.S. Postal Service has revamped their delivery methods to include weekend and after work drop-offs, there has been a double-digit increase in dog-related incidents over the past year. With that said, it’s critical for you to protect your … [more]

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How To: Find the Best Groomer for your PupTaking your dog to the groomer should be a positive experience. As many dogs require constant or regular grooming, finding the right groomer is ideal. Not only do you want your dog to look great, you want him to feel secure and be less likely to lash out due to insecurity or defensiveness. In addition to protecting you and your … [more]

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Does a Reactive Dog Mean an Aggressive Dog?Many dog owners can relate: your dog is content and calm in his home environment but when you take him on a walk, he barks and lunges at other dogs. Does this mean he is aggressive? Does he want to hurt the other dog? The simple answer is no. While each dog is unique and temperaments vary, it’s important to … [more]

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Behaviorist Seeks to Relieve Canine AnxietyInternationally certified dog behavior consultant Lisa Matthews is making efforts toward reducing canine anxiety and stress related behaviors. Her expertise is working with anxiety-ridden pups to prevent them from lashing out and to manage their emotions with the help of their owners. However, while these techniques may improve your dog’s behavior tenfold, it is not guaranteed that they will not … [more]

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Winter Challenges Keeping Your Dog Healthy and SafeHarsh weather can cause adverse effects on your pooch. Since conditions such as chapped paws and frost are common threats in colder regions of the country, it is imperative to keep your pet protected and warm during the winter months. It’s important to remember that when a dog is uncomfortable, injured or sick, they are more likely to bite, and … [more]

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Do you Know How to Read Your Dog’s Signals?All too often, well-meaning owners of small or “friendly” breeds of dogs view their dog letting out a short growl or a nip in the direction of someone teasing them as cute or funny. This could be a dangerous mistake to make, though; it’s a signal that your dog is not comfortable with situation they’re in and they are trying … [more]

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