WHAT IS A FEIST DOG?

Have you ever heard of the Feist dog breed? I hadn't, at least not until early 2019 when I adopted my Feist mix Wally West from a rescue...

HOW TO INTRODUCE A DOG TO YOUR CAT

In this article, I'll share tips on how to introduce a new puppy or adult dog to your cat, along with what to consider before you even...

 
 
 

WHAT IS RALLY OBEDIENCE? HOW TO GET STARTED

Throughout this series on dog sports, there has been one question that I've asked all of the handlers and dog owners: “How important...

CHOOSING THE RIGHT DOG BREED FOR MY FAMILY

I'm excited to add another dog to our family in 2021! I've been carefully choosing the right dog breed for us. I'm writing this to:...

 
 
 

MICROCHIPS FOR DOGS PROS & CONS

One in 3 pets will get lost during their lifetime and 10 million pets are lost in the U.S. every year. That's an estimate of the American...

HOW TO KEEP YOUR DOG OFF THE FURNITURE

Do you allow your dog up on the furniture or is it a strict no-go in your home? Regardless of your preference, there's certainly no...

 
 
 

WHAT IS DOG DOCK DIVING?

Who's looking forward to running at top speed down a dock and leaping into the water this summer? If you feel you're too old for that...

HOW TO MAKE YOUR DOG'S WALKS MORE INTERESTING

Now that we're all dealing with travel restrictions and mostly told to just stay home, it's also affecting the ways we can exercise...

 
 
 

WHAT IS FLYBALL?

Have you ever tried hurdles? Running along a track and leaping over a standing bar every few strides? I remember a few hurdles attempts...

RAW DOG FOOD GIVEAWAY

With everything going on right now I wanted to offer something fun and helpful. I partnered up with Darwin's to offer you the chance...

 
 
 

WHAT DOG WALKERS CAN DO DURING A RECESSION

Hi, it's Lindsay and Barbara! We have both worked as dog walkers and pet sitters for several years and know how difficult the COVID-19...

EXERCISE IDEAS FOR PUPPIES

Exercise ideas for puppies before they're old enough for hard running and agility.

 
 
 

10 WAYS TO HELP AN ANIMAL SHELTER DURING COVID-19

Hi, I hope you're doing OK. Today I'm sharing 10 ideas for how you can help your local animal shelter here in the U.S. during the COVID-10...

DOGS AND COVID-19

We put together a list of what pet owners might consider during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 
 
 

WHAT IS DISC DOG?

You may be familiar with the story. A pit bull that no one wanted. With dedicated owners finds his calling as a disc dog and becomes...

MY DOG'S TRAINING PROGRESS - ONE YEAR LATER

My dog's training progress - one year later! Read about how it's going with Wally's training and socialization.

 
 
 

HOW TO HELP A TODDLER AND DOG GET ALONG

How to help your dog and toddler get along - an update on how it's going with 2-year-old Ellie and Baxter the dog.

RAW DOG FOOD FOR SENIOR DOGS - OUR TIPS!

Can I feed a raw diet to my senior dog? Yes, raw dog food for senior dogs is generally a good idea!

 
 
 

ARE SMALL DOGS HARDER TO TRAIN THAN BIG DOGS?

Are small dogs harder to train than big dogs? I'm a professional dog walker and pet sitter with 8+ years of experience in the pet service...

WHEN THE DOG YOU ADOPT DOESN'T WORK OUT

Unfortunately sometimes when you adopt a dog, the dog is just not the right fit for your family.

 
 
 



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Super Chewer Gets All Up In Your Grill With June's Theme: BACKYARD BBQ!

Super Chewer Gets All Up In Your Grill With June's Theme: BACKYARD BBQ!

HEY HI HELLO! THE WORLD IS WEIRD RIGHT NOW AND WE ARE ALL HOLDING ON FOR DEAR LIFE. We'll be watching the SuperChewer content rolling in like Dachshunds on snackos... We want... Read more ...

Volunteer Pilots Fly Puppies Training to be Service Dogs to Temporary Homes

Volunteer Pilots Fly Puppies Training to be Service Dogs to Temporary Homes

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused commercial airline travel to be unpredictable. Puppies taking the first step towards becoming service dogs for Canine Companions for... Read more ...

Firefighter And Her Dog Both Survive Severe Car Crashes

Firefighter And Her Dog Both Survive Severe Car Crashes

In 2016, Indiana firefighter Beth Csukas was in a tragic accident. She was driving to go visit her sister when she slid on a patch of ice and collided with another car. She... Read more ...

Response Latency in Dog Training: What's Your Dog Telling You?

Response Latency in Dog Training: What's Your Dog Telling You?

This is during a period of high response latency What happens when you ask your dog to do something they don't care for? We are not all perfect trainers, plus sometimes we are... Read more ...

Chow Puppy Looks Like A Bowl Of Cookies & Cream

Chow Puppy Looks Like A Bowl Of Cookies & Cream

Just like people before they get tattoos, dogs don't get to pick the coloring of their coats. Some pups just happen to win the visual lottery thanks to their genetics. For... Read more ...

Legendary Special Ops Marine Dog Recieves Prestigious Award For Saving Lives

Legendary Special Ops Marine Dog Recieves Prestigious Award For Saving Lives

United States special operations are composed of the most highly-skilled and expertly-trained soldiers that walk the planet. Many of those soldiers trudge through challenging... Read more ...

Study Shows That Your Dog Can Rescue You Even Without Training

Study Shows That Your Dog Can Rescue You Even Without Training

There have been many stories of dogs saving their humans from danger. Some dogs have alerted people of a fire or fought off a dangerous animal. Most dog lovers would agree that... Read more ...

Veteran and Loyal Dog Live and Die Together

Veteran and Loyal Dog Live and Die Together

We have all heard stories about couples who are so closely bonded that when one passes away, the other shortly follows. “Dying of a broken heart” happens with dogs and human... Read more ...

A Dog's Guide To Squirrel Warfare - Spring Is In The Air. The Chase Is On

A Dog's Guide To Squirrel Warfare - Spring Is In The Air. The Chase Is On

My fuzzy friends! It's your boy Barnaby. I've been on a bit of a sabbatical for the last couple weeks but I'm back and ready for action. Speaking of action, how about those... Read more ...

Former Bait Dog Becomes The Newest Disney Princess

Former Bait Dog Becomes The Newest Disney Princess

If you saw Abigail the Pit Bull today, you'd never know she had a rough past. She's as happy as can be, and she's also very popular on social media. However, her life started... Read more ...