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  • Posted on Sunday, June 14th, 2015

    What does a dog’s bark mean?

    what does a bark mean

    We’ve all heard it, probably a billion or two times: a dog’s bark. In fact, we know it so well that some of us are pretty sure we can decipher what different kinds of barks mean. That loud, …read more »

  • Posted on Saturday, June 6th, 2015

    Your Dog May Not Be as Old as You Think

    How Old Is My Dog

    It’s a well-known concept that one dog year is equivalent to seven human years. However, this common belief may not be entirely accurate, according to a new report from Business Insider. While there’s no doubt that dogs …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, May 28th, 2015

    What to look for when adopting a family dog

    Family Dog

    If you and your family are thinking about adopting a dog from your local animal shelter, you’ll need to consider a number of different factors to help you make the best choice. Everything from the size …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, March 19th, 2015

    Collies love to herd, run and play with friends

    History of the Collie

    Sweet and loyal, Collies make great herders – and great canine friends. British heritage With origins in England and Scotland, Collies may have been named after the Scottish black-faced sheep they herded: the Colley, according to GlobalAnimal.org. …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, February 5th, 2015

    6 Tips for bathing your dog

    tips for bathing your dog

    As any dog owner can tell you, bathing a dog is like entering the fray of a messy battle. You go in uncertain and won’t make it out unscathed – likely covered with soap, shed fur and a dog …read more »

  • Posted on Monday, January 19th, 2015

    Outstanding reasons to adopt a senior dog

    adopting a senior dog

    Puppies are undeniably adorable, but senior dogs need homes, too, and can prove to be unexpected treasures. While there are many reasons to adopt senior dogs – which generally means dogs over the age of 7 – …read more »

  • Posted on Monday, January 5th, 2015

    A few words from celebrities, CEOs and their dogs

    celebrity pets

    From the Hollywood hills to the Windy City come a few tales of the most-watched people and their much-loved pets. Chicago is populated with dogs that do important things like sniffing out drugs and making kids …read more »

  • Posted on Thursday, November 6th, 2014

    November is Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month

    Old Chihuahua

    If you are looking to adopt a dog or cat this November, you may want to consider adopting a senior animal. November is the official Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month, making it the perfect time to add a new …read more »

  • Posted on Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

    Maggie the ASL Pup!

    ASL Dog

    I am a mom…I am an American Sign Language Instructor…I am a deaf advocate and when my youngest child goes to college in September I want to do something AMAZING!!! I want to travel and change …read more »