If you’ve ever witnessed your dog or cat exhibiting a very odd and unusual posture such as staring off or appearing stuck in a corner while pressing the head up against a wall or door. It’s called Head Pressing.
Growling is a way for the dog to communicate any number of things including fear, anxiety, insecurity or stress. Respond accordingly and eliminate the cause.
Dog parks can provide a fun way for dogs to exercise, socialize and play with other dogs but, before venturing out, there are several very important factors to keep in mind.
Hot spots are localized bacterial infections of the skin that cause tremendous irritation, excessive itching and chewing of the localized area. They can be extremely painful.
Dogs certainly do have plenty of personality and, like humans, they experience a great deal of emotions like love, grief, fear, sadness, loneliness, pain, excitement, and joy.
A crate can be a safe, comfortable place for your dog to retreat but it should never be used as a punishment.
By Nan Talleno PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you live with a small dog, you’ve probably witnessed an episode or two of a respiratory event known as reverse sneezing. It happens primarily in small dogs due […]
Whether pit bull, Akita, poodle or Yorkie, it turns out breed is not a good predictor of aggression in dogs.
Massage therapy is not just for people. It’s a great way to keep your companion animals healthy and well-balanced as well.
Researchers continue to give humans more insight into the inner-workings of man’s best friend.
Dogs and cats have long shared our homes with us, living side by side, despite their ancestral differences.
There is a new non-surgical breakthrough in veterinary medicine that has just recently emerged as an alternative to a surgical procedure when neutering male dogs.
The proper rate of ingestion is so important for your dog’s overall well-being. Eating slower greatly helps to improve digestion and nutrient absorption.
Researchers say the canines studied studied the faces of familiar humans for longer than unfamiliar ones.
Research has determined that a dog’s tail wagging to the left has different meaning than a tail wagging to the right.