Catch up on all the dog news, stories, training, and lifestyle tips, tricks and advice you might have missed in this dog news week in review!
From inspiring stories, breaking news, advice for dog moms and dads, and tips for training your furriest family members, a lot happens in a week! Here are the top dog stories from this past week, all in one easy-to-read article!
Frustrated With Your Dog? Are YOU Doing the Work?
It’s normal for you to want your dogs to listen better and behave more appropriately. Many people become frustrated with their dog, for not responding the way they want them to. However I think we should look in the mirror and turn that frustration toward ourselves.…Continue reading
Dog Bites Don’t Just Happen ‘Out of the Blue’
Each year, more than 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs. It’s a common misconception that dogs sometimes just bite “out of the blue.” In fact, dogs DO give warnings. They DO speak, but you have to know how to listen.…Continue reading
Netflix & Woof: Dogs are Man’s Best Binge Partner, Too!
When it comes to binge-watching your favorite Netflix hits, it turns out dogs are more than just man’s best friend… they’re man’s best binge partner, too!…Continue reading
QUIZ: Do Your Kids Really Know How to Prevent Dog Bites?
Children make up more than 50 percent of all dog-related injury victims. To better understand the level of knowledge about dog behavior among children, the National Dog Bite Prevention Coalition created a quiz focused on children age 5 -9. The results indicated that better education and awareness of dog behavior is an absolute necessity for children.…Continue reading
Kentucky Community Bans 11 Different Dog Breeds
Residents living in a Kentucky neighborhood were notified last week that, regardless of their demeanor, personality, or history of aggression, 11 different dog breeds would no longer be allowed to call the area home.…Continue reading
6 Dog-Safe Plants That Naturally Repel Mosquitoes (& Other Pests!)
For many pet parents, warm weather is a welcomed treat. We get to spend more time outdoors with our four-legged companions, enjoying the sunshine, participating in fun outside activities. That is, until we hear that all too familiar buzz of the mosquito.…Continue reading
6 Dog-Related Tax Deductions You May Be Eligible to Claim
With tax day right around the corner, many of us are searching far and wide for any deductions we can get! That got us wondering, are dogs tax deductible? Well… not exactly, but there are some dog related expenses that may be!…Continue reading
Caught on Camera! Dog Gleefully Chases Down Google Street View Car
A Google Street View camera car caught an unexpected series of pictures when it passed by – and was gleefully chased down the street – by one exuberant dog.…Continue reading
Could Your Dog Be A Canine Good Citizen?
The Canine Good Citizen program was designed by the American Kennel Club to promote responsible dog ownership and to encourage pet parents to teach their dogs basic good manners and appropriate behavior. Today, certification is, for many dog owners, a badge of honor, but also an excellent starting point for parents of dogs entering therapy, assistance, or service dog work.…Continue reading
Airport Authorities Shoot, Kill Dog that Escaped Kennel onto Runway
A 2-year old rescue dog was shot and killed by airport authorities when, while being transported to her new home, she escaped from her kennel and darted onto a runway.…Continue reading