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Animal Training

Dogs and Babies: Preparing Your Dog for Your New Born

Robert Haussmann | Posted 11.04.2012 | Green
Robert Haussmann

Congratulations! You're going to be a parent! There's only one member of the household unaware that life's about to turn upside down: your dog.

Letting Your Dog Sleep in the Bed -- the Right Way

Robert Haussmann | Posted 08.05.2012 | Green
Robert Haussmann

So by all means, cuddle up in bed with your best friend. Just be sure he knows the rules and that the bed is human space that he must earn with a polite "excuse me, may I please come up there with you?"

Labor Department Fires Warning Shot At Animal Entertainment Industry

David Kirby | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
David Kirby

OSHA's obligation is to protect all employees against any unnecessary risks. And if that means putting a physical barrier between human workers and potentially lethal animals, the Feds are saying so be it.

The Science of Cesar Millan's Dog Training: Good Timing and Hard Kicks in the Stomach

Anna Jane Grossman | Posted 06.09.2012 | Green
Anna Jane Grossman

The so-called "Dog Whisperer" makes training look like magic. But it's not. My biggest gripe with Cesar Millan is the fact that he is so often telling people to change everything about their demeanor in order to bring about change in their dog.

Dog Park Etiquette

Sophia Yin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sophia Yin

While dog parks are ace playgrounds for Rovers to romp and Spots to socialize, without proper supervision, squabbles can break out like pimples on a teenager.