How to Socialize a Shelter Dog

How to Socialize a Shelter Dog

Opening heart and home to a shelter dog is something very, very few people ever end up regretting. Truly, welcoming a once-homeless dog into your life can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life, but it also comes with its own set of challenges. In most...
Consider a Large Dog for Your Small Space

Consider a Large Dog for Your Small Space

Have you and your family been considering getting a dog? The most important first step in choosing the right dog for you is research. Take the time to find out which breed of dog is the best fit for you and your family. Most people make the mistake of running out and...
How to Curb Your Dog’s Separation Anxiety

How to Curb Your Dog’s Separation Anxiety

Next to destructive behavior, separation anxiety is the primary reason a dog ends up being surrendered by their owner to a shelter or humane society. The characteristics of separation anxiety are excessive barking, whining, howling, or other vocalizations,...
Preparing for Your New Dog

Preparing for Your New Dog

What You Need to Know Before Fido Comes Home Dogs–we love them, we pamper them, and we attend to their needs. In return, we experience a love and bond like no other. But before you bring a furry companion into your life, be sure you understand your responsibilities as...