• Posted on Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

    New research looks at PTSD therapy through dogs

    dogs help with ptsd

    A surprising solution to post-traumatic stress disorder may be found in the comfort of dogs. A recent story in the Hampton Roads, Va. Daily Press quoted a Marine on the solace he has found in bonding with …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, January 16th, 2014

    Give your dog a fresh start for 2014

    healthy dog

    You may be considering how you can improve your life in the new year – but what about your pet’s? For humans, the goals aren’t necessarily just about losing weight. They may decide to improve eating habits, exercise …read more »

  • Posted on Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

    Odd Jobs for Dogs


    Forget about the usual gigs like hunting and herding and guarding: Some dogs just know how to work outside the box. PBS-TV’s Nova recently reported on some dogs with interesting resumes. They work for Thailand’s Humanitarian Mine Action …read more »

  • Posted on Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

    How to speak Dog

    Learn to speak dog

    If you own a dog, chances are there has been a time or two when you felt as though your pet was speaking to you. Dogs are highly expressive animals, and can often convey their sentiments …read more »

  • Posted on Friday, December 27th, 2013

    Helping your dog find a purpose in life


    All dog breeds were originally bred to work in some capacity, so it’s important to help all dogs find their purposes in life. While the American Kennel Club (AKC) identifies breeds such as the Chinook, Rottweiler and Saint …read more »

  • Posted on Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

    Holiday Perfect Treats for Canine Friends

    Holiday Dog Treats

    With holidays at hand, you may want to add this item to your gift list: decadent doggie treats for your favorite pooch. Well-known for their incredible sense of smell, dogs are as tempted as we are …read more »

  • Posted on Sunday, December 8th, 2013

    How to get your dog to lose weight

    How to get my dog to lose weight

    While a lazy dog can be easy to take care of, obesity is a serious health risk in canines. A lack of exercise for dogs is one of the leading causes of canine obesity, along with …read more »