Having a puppy can be a lot of fun. I wish I could just leave it at that but unfortunately there are a lot more things I’d like to point out about having a puppy. Some of these things may make you second guess
We generally outlive our pets as they have a shorter life span than us. That’s why it is recommended that as responsible owners we plan ahead for our dog’s passing. However, what if the opposite happens? What if we become laid up, ill, or
Trainer Kevin Duggan of All Dogs Go To Kevin LLC and author of the popular “Ask the Trainer” column on The Dogington Post joins us for another exciting Merrick Pet Care’s Dogington University webinar series that focuses on Training and Treats! Kevin discusses common
When a 14-year old Rottweiler was abandoned at an Elizabethtown, North Carolina shelter, animal control employees immediately took notice. As it turned out, the severely neglected senior was a former service dog, who’d provided support for his disabled owner until the day she died.
Researchers at Newcastle University have hypothesized that a dog’s mood and behavior could be an indicator of their owner’s health. The project began when researchers developed a tracking system to monitor dogs’ activity. Using special sensors, the team can remotely monitor a dog’s entire
A Chicago family is mourning the loss of their furriest family member, a 10-year old Italian Mastiff named Castro, at the hands of police. While in pursuit of an armed robber, Chicago Police entered Terry Taylor’s fenced backyard, past the “Beware of Dog” sign, and
When Robbie’s human took him to the park for a walk and a little play time, the Border Collie/Australian Kelpie mix tried – really hard – to get this boring bronze human to play! Robbie’s dad said, “My dog (Robbie) being ridiculous trying to
Williamsville, New York pediatric dentist, Dr. Paul Wiess wanted to share the calming love of his golden retriever, Brooke, with his patients. So, he enrolled her in boot camp and had her certified as a therapy dog. With her new certification, Brooke became the
When she was orphaned after her mother was killed in a truck collision, this sweet Chocolate Lab, a mother herself, gladly took over the job of feeding the fawn. As humans, we can learn a lot from dogs. Post by Trophy Hunting and Fishing.
A Florida couple is filing a complaint with the county’s office of human rights after they were forced to leave a Clearwater Beach restaurant because of their service dogs. It was Saturday morning when this Florida couple loaded up their service dogs, a pair
Every responsible dog owner or pet parent knows that getting a dog is a life-long commitment. From the moment you open your heart and home to a loyal dog, you’re in it for the long haul, through sickness and health, ups and downs, good