Doggie Lingo: Does My Dog Understand Me?

Doggie Lingo: Does My Dog Understand Me?

“Who’s a good boy?” “Do you want to walk?” “Are you hungry?” Most pet owners talk to their pets and believe their pets understand them. If they don’t understand everything, they do understand the important words like “treats”, “toys”, and “food”. There’s no doubt that...
When Not to Clean Your Dog’s Ears

When Not to Clean Your Dog’s Ears

Your dog’s ears are arguably one of his or her cutest features. Whether droopy or folded, lop-eared or alert, your dog’s ears are a window into an entire world we cannot fathom. Did you know that a dog can hear at a much wider range of frequencies (up to 67-45,000 Hz)...
Bashful Baby: How to Socialize a Shy Pet

Bashful Baby: How to Socialize a Shy Pet

Your Shy Pet Can Get Past Their ShynessDoes your dog run under the bed every time the doorbell rings? Does your cat hide in the closest when other people are in the home? If you have noticed that your pet is anxious, physically shaking, or avoiding other pets and...
Considerations for a Doggie Playdate

Considerations for a Doggie Playdate

Planning a Safe and Happy Doggie PlaydateEvery dog needs a playmate. Another pup to roll in the grass with, to chase a ball with, or romp around with. Healthy dog socialization starts from an early age, but is important for all pups, young or old. Socialization sets...