Massage Therapy Benefits AnimalsA soothing and relaxing massage is not just for people. It has been used as a method to achieve successful rehabilitation in many animals including dogs, cats and horses.
A Dog's Tail Is TellingEvery dog’s tail is fully equipped with signals and messages meant for communication with us and with each other on a daily basis.
Curbing Canine Begging BehaviorIt’s a familiar sight as the family dog goes around the dinner table looking for a quick treat. But do your dog a favor and resist the potentially unhealthy behavior.
Differences In The Way Dogs And Cats CommunicateBody language is an instinctive and extremely important source of communication for all animals but dogs and cats might get their signals crossed.
GrowlingAs a canine behaviorist, I’ve seen that the most disconcerting form of communication - for most people and other dogs - is growling.
Bite InhibitionBite inhibition is defined as a learned and conditioned response in which a dog consciously inhibits and controls the full force of his/her biting ability. It's important for all dogs - and their owners.
Bringing Your Outdoor Cat InsideIf your cat has spent a lot of time outdoors, is it possible to transition him/her to an indoor life?
When To Train Your DogThere is no time constraint to begin training your dog. Dogs can be trained as early as puppyhood and into their senior years. Yes, you CAN teach an old dog new tricks!
Inexpensive Way To Share Playtime With Your CatPlaytime is an important activity in the life of your feline. Here are some inexpensive suggestions to help you make the most of it.
Look To The Breed For Activity GuidelinesAll dogs, regardless of mixed breeds or purebreds, may have some type of hereditary trait that can help you to determine what exercises and activities your dog would enjoy.
Hyperactivity In DogsJust as in people, dogs have varying energy levels, whether it’s low, medium or high. However, hyperactivity is a different thing.
Feline Prey Drive