Understanding How Dogs Communicate

Learning how dogs communicate is an essential skill to acquire in order to understand your dog, and to know how and when to approach unknown dogs cautiously

The Dogs that Find Archeological Human Remains

Archaeologists are using highly trained detection dogs to help uncover ancient prehistoric burial sites and human remains dated to the Iron Age.

A Critical Look at Selecting a Diet for your Dog

A comparative guide to choosing what type of diet to feed your dog, with the pros and cons of each type of food and nutrition advice.

Strategies for Managing Dog Separation Anxiety

Dog separation anxiety is common and can be fixed without medication. It is better managed by applying simple and consistent training strategies for prevention.

All You Ever Wanted to Know About Guide Dogs

Guide dogs are assistance dogs that are selectively bred and trained to lead and become life companions of the blind and visually impaired.

The Detection Dogs Who Can Smell Early Disease

Research studies have demonstrated dogs' abilities to accurately detect early forms of disease before they are diagnosed by medical technologies.

A Step by Step Guide to Leash Training your Dog

Teaching your dog to walk on a leash calmly without pulling is really not difficult if you follow a proven method step by step and you have the right equipment.

How to Evaluate How Much to Feed Your Dog

This guide will explain the simple math you can do to calculate how much you should be feeding your dog on a daily basis based on his metabolic needs.

Understanding and dealing with dog aggression

Aggressive behaviors in dogs can take many forms and have causes rooted in genetics, hormones, early socialization or simply a consequence of a learning process

How to Avoid Reinforcing Unwanted Dog Behaviors

Most unwanted dog behaviors can be unlearned and modified through training. Some behaviors are reinforced by owners due lack of understanding of dog psychology