When your dog exhibits bad behavior, the possible causes are numerous and you should not hesitate to have your dog examined by a professional trainer and a veterinarian. However, it is important for you, the owner, to assess, understand, and act on your dog’s behavior before it escalates. We’ll examine a few different types and […]

What Type of Collar or Harness is Best For Your Dog? Dog collars and harnesses come in a variety of styles to fit just about any type of dog and training need. Choosing a collar or harness for your dog can be difficult, but it doesn’t have to be impossible. Use our guide to find […]

Those cute scenes where doggies are placed in a store window for sale may be over in West Hollywood, California. That’s because the city is set to approve an ordinance that would ban the sales of cats and dogs. This is a direct stab at puppy mills that promote inhumane breeding conditions. Los Angeles Times provides a […]

If you’ve ever watched an episode of the Dog Whisperer, there’s a good chance you saw Cesar Millan’s sidekick Daddy. The loyal, well-behaved pit bull was not only a friend of Cesar, but a key character on the popular National Geographic Channel show and appeared on over 50 episodes. He died peacefully on Friday, February […]

Awesome awesomeness from The Guardian: stunning photos collected by photographers of Kanellos, a street dog that has [update: supposedly] made an appearance at nearly every protest in Athens for the past two years, no matter how violent. Kanellos even gets a mention on a Wikipedia page for riot dogs. See and read more at The […]

The craft beer industry has gotten quite creative of late. Besides the standard fair of fruit and coffee infused IPAs, we’ve even got Mr. Peanut into the fold with his own brand of suds.  And now when you crack open a cold one after a long day, you can share the experience with your dog. […]

In a rather shocking decision to animal lovers across the United States, the Supreme Court voted 8-1 to invalidate a law that prohibited individuals from profiting off of videos of animal cruelty. That’s right, it is now perfectly legal to sell and profit off of videos of animal torture now that the Depiction of Animal […]

Dogs and graffiti make a pretty cool mix. I’ve been obsessed with graffiti artwork for years and even purchased a knockoff Alec Monopoly piece on Etsy not too long ago. Look at this adorable dog patiently being photographed in front of some graffiti artwork in Brisbane (which has the most magnificent artwork all around the […]

Upon moving to the big city, one of the toughest things was finding dog-friendly establishments. Sure they were out there and Chicago is for the most part friendly to our canine friends. But there just wasn’t a guide to it laying around and I felt I was flying blind. Now for just about everything else […]

Whether you’re going away for just a day or as long as a couple weeks (or more), hiring a professional pet sitter is the best option to care for your pet while you’re gone. Professional pet sitters offer the daily care that your dog needs and is a superior alternative to imposing on a friend […]