For some natural-born skateboarding dogs, this crude technique works. In other cases you end up with a dog that sometimes rides the skateboard and at other times tries to eat it.
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Anyone who hangs out with dogs and their owners has probably heard this or similar comments a million times: "My dog is dominant, he ignores our commands and plays too rough with other dogs."
Veterinarians specializing in behavior recommend keeping puppies away from potential high-risk sources of infection but not completely sequestered.
Every year, when badly behaved dogs become the object of media focus someone asks me, " Do you think pitbulls should be banned as pets?" To which I usually answer, "No, but some owners should be banned from owning pitbulls...
If you'd asked me a year ago what I'd be doing this summer, I guarantee I would not have guessed I'd be training a pup for my dad.
Dog-bites or chase incidents are not that rare, especially if you run in a city or town with many dogs. Here are some tips for runners, cyclists and dog owners to help remedy the problem.
With Summer almost here, it's time to start vacation planning. Here are some tips to make traveling with your dog or cat, safe and enjoyable.
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