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September 18, 2017

Cats Hate Water and Other Common Cat Myths

Everyone has probably heard a cat myth at one point or another. There are plenty of common ones, including, “Cats always land on their feet” or “Cats cannot be trained.” While myths are often based on a little bit of truth, ma


September 17, 2017

Talking “Baby Talk” to Your Puppy


  Everyone knows what baby talk is. It’s the way you speak to babies and possibly to adults who you think may be having trouble understanding you, such as someone who doesn’t speak English very well. Baby talk is “happy talk,&


September 11, 2017

Honoring 9/11 Dogs


Here are the stories of 10 incredibly heroic dogs who worked at Ground Zero and the Pentagon in the wake of 9/11, searching for and rescuing victims, recovering human remains, and providing therapy to the survivors, family members, and human rescue w


September 9, 2017

Barks, Growls, and Tail Wags: How Dogs Communicate


  You and your dog probably “talk” to each other all the time. Well, you actually speak to him; he communicates with you by means of various vocalizations, body language, and those looks in his eyes that you know and love. When he c


September 7, 2017

Give Your Dog R&R to Help Him Remember


You know how great you feel after a good night’s sleep or on waking up from an afternoon nap after you worked at top speed all morning and right through lunch. You feel refreshed, ready to take on new challenges, and ready to think your way thr


September 5, 2017

Why Do Cats Love Boxes So Much?


Cats are funny creatures. If you own a cat or have access to the internet, you have probably seen a cat enjoying an empty cardboard box. Just watching a cat crawling into a box, or better yet sleeping in one, can provide endless entertainment for the


August 30, 2017

Thousands of Stray Dogs Documented in Houston Now Victims of Hurricane Harvey


Homeless dogs in the Houston area were documented just days before Hurricane Harvey hit. See how you can help stray dogs and pets in need!


August 15, 2017

Top 10 Dog Trivia Facts


Who doesn’t enjoy learning a new factoid? Whether you’re a Trivial Pursuit enthusiast or just want to impress your friends at your next party, here are the top 10 trivia facts about dogs.


August 13, 2017

What Your Dog’s Nose Knows


  Your dog’s nose is a truly remarkable thing. He has over 300 million scent receptors in his nose whereas you have only about 5 million. Not only that, he smells “in stereo.” Each of his nostrils has two parts, one for breath


August 8, 2017

Top 10 Ways Your Dog Tells You She’s Happy


Your dog has an extensive repertoire of vocalizations, facial expressions, behaviors, and body language poses and actions by which she communicates with you. Since you live together on a daily basis, it’s usually not too difficult to understand


July 26, 2017

Is Your Dog a Darwin’s Dog?


  There’s a massive citizen scientist canine research study going on and you and your dog can be part of it. Darwin’s Dogs is spearheaded by Elinor K. Karlsson, Ph.D., a canine geneticist and Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics an


July 24, 2017

How to Volunteer With Your Dog


  You know that great feeling you get whenever you volunteer your time, talent, energy, or money to a worthwhile cause. Why not enhance the experience by getting your dog involved, too? (S)he can’t understand the abstract concept of givin


July 23, 2017

Top 10 Herding Dogs – Part 2


Part 1 of this series profiled the tenth through sixth top Herding breeds. Part 2 profiles the top five.

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