6 Simple Tips to Help Your Dog Behave at Home and in Public

Almost anyone who has a pet dog will agree that having your own pup is good for your health and well-being. The trick is to help your dog to behave well anywhere they are, whether it’s in your beautiful home or out in public. It’s especially important to have a dog that doesn’t destroy some of your prized possessions, especially vintage items. Here are a few ways you can help your dog behave better. (more…)

5 Ways to Exercise Your Dog That Aren’t Walks

You take the dog on a quick walk before work, and your dog walker gets him out for a midday jaunt. When you get home from work at the end of a busy day, why not do something a little different? Taking the same walk every day gets boring for you and your dog, but as dog owners, we’re not always the best at thinking up new ways to spend quality time with our pups. If your play sessions have grown stale, here are five fresh ideas to help you mix it up.

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Loyal Companion

I am a dog.

I want to be part of your pack.

I show affection because I have bonded with you.

I will protect you if I can.

I depend on you for my care and safety.

My love for you is unconditional.

Resources

BestFriends.org – A great site with a great cause. There are numerous care and training resources available as well.

LuckyDogAnimalRescue.org – This site provides useful information on a variety of subjects.

ASPCA.org – American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Offers ways that you can directly help animals in need.

AAHA.org – American Animal Hospital Association’s site specific to pet owners.