How Do I Protect My Dog From Other Dogs Who Are Off Leash When On a Walk?

First, double-check the dog's body language to gauge whether they seem friendly or aggressive...

Can Choke Collars Be Used to Successfully Train Dogs?

3 important factors to consider when it comes to choke collars are... weigh the pros and cons of each method...

How To Manage Excessive Hair Shedding From Your Dog

Generally speaking, you can't control the shedding since it needs to happen. The best preventative measure you can take is to brush/groom the dog regularly to ensure that the old hair is removed...

Rectifying Behavioral Issues Stemmed From Someone Hitting a Dog As Punishment

Most large and giant breeds of dogs have dominant personalities. Hitting them will have far less of an effect than hitting a smaller breed (where it could take years to recover)...

How Can I Teach my Dog to Walk On Slippery Floors?

First, make sure that the dog can't physically get hurt. Toy breeds usually have very fragile bones...

Why Do Dogs Wag Their Tail?

Tail wagging can actually mean quite a few different things, depending on how the tail is held, how broad or short the strokes of the tail wagging are, and how quickly the tail is moving...

What’s the most effective way to pick up after and dispose of dog waste?

If you are looking for an environmentally friendly, convenient, and efficient way to clean up after your dog's waste, there are several products for this...

Why Dogs Scrape The Ground After Peeing or Pooping

The behavior in wolves is known as "scrape behavior"; it is also present in their domesticated relatives. The activity is commonly seen to be a visual marking, the scrapes, as well as a means of spreading scent to mark territory (as noted, dogs have scent glands in their paws)...

Should A Dog Be Allowed On The Couch

Dogs like to be on furniture because it satisfies their instinct to be in a heightened place where they can overlook their surroundings. The physical height can also be an indicator of their rank...