554 A woman in Wisconsin died in June after a nip from her small dog caused a deadly infection by capnocytophaga bacteria. “I feel like…View More Deadly infection from dog saliva – Capnocytophaga causes death and amputation
14,987 If you’re a dog owner, you’re in good company since 47% of American households and 57% of Canadian households have at least 1 lovable…View More Dog owners (“Dog People”) are different from Cat people personalities and other pet parents in these ways…
382 Search and Rescue Dogs History: Where did Search and Rescue dogs originate from? What traits do they possess? And which breeds are commonly used?…View More Search and Rescue Dogs – A basic summary of Purpose Bred dogs
221 Hip Dysplasia What is it? Hip dysplasia is a common skeletal diseases in dogs that affects the acetabulum (part of the hip joint where…View More Hip Dysplasia in Dogs – Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
282 Show Dogs A show dog (often used as a single word ‘showdog’) is a dog which has been specially bred, trained, and/or groomed to…View More Show Dogs – History and Standards
410 Dog attacks and dog aggression are one of the most common reasons why dog owners seek out the help of their friends, dog coaches/trainers…View More Dog Aggression Signs – A Wagging Tail Isn’t Always Friendly
353 People are concerned that the next human flu pandemic may be transmitted by their best friends – dogs. Read on for more dog flu…View More Dog Flu – will the new strains discovered in China spread to humans like the 2009 swine flu pandemic H1N1 did in 2009?
373 Heatstroke in dogs With temperatures rising above 90 degrees Fahrenheit in Chicago this past week and several incidents reported of dogs dying from heatstroke…View More Dogs and Heatstroke – even healthy dogs can die from being walked outside in hot environments
532 Herding Dogs Do you know the history behind different types of dogs? Dogs and wolves split from each other between 15,000 and 40,000 years…View More Herding Dogs – A basic summary of Purpose Bred dogs
665 Have you wondered if you should shave dog’s fur? To shave dog’s fur, or not to shave dog’s fur? It is a common question…View More Grooming double-coated dogs – should you shave dog’s fur?