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Hypoallergenic Dogs

Quick Tips for Choosing a Dog or Puppy

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 05.25.2013 | Healthy Living
Sarah Hodgson

As a dog trainer, I relish pre-adoptions consultations -- helping people consider the right dog for their lifestyle and preparing their household for the new addition. Here are my top five tips.

The Allergy-Free Dog: Real, or a Myth?

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

The study authored by Dr. Cole Johnson is the first of its kind. The researchers set out to see whether so-called "hypoallergenic" pups were shedding less Canis familiaris 1 around their homes.

Pet Allergies? Hypoallergenic Dogs May Not Make A Difference

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 09.07.2011 | Healthy Living

Allergy sufferers who still want a canine companion have been known to drop big bucks on so-called "hypoallergenic dogs" -- so dubbed because they are...

A Mutt Like Me

Michael Markarian | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Markarian

So the question is whether it's possible for any family -- presidential or otherwise -- to balance their desire for a shelter dog with a child's allergies. My answer: "Yes we can!"

Obama's First Press Conference Turns To Dog Talk: "This Is A Major Issue"

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CHICAGO -- President-elect Obama promised his daughters a puppy after the election, but finding one is proving to be a bit of a challenge. "This is a...