My Dog Is Always Looking out the Window

My Dog Is Always Looking out the Window

You’ve probably seen your dog with his furry head hanging out of your car window, ears flapping, and tongue flying in the wind. And if you’ve left your window closed, he’s likely left behind wet-nose kissed prints, too. Dogs love looking out the window — but why? Dogs are often seen looking out the window … Read more

Why Do Dogs Give You Their Paw?

Why Do Dogs Give You Their Paw?

Have you ever wondered why dogs hold out their paws? Perhaps you’re like me, and you’re often wondering what goes on in your dog’s mind.  Dogs will hold out their paws toward you for various reasons, including a possible injury, expressing anxiety or curiosity, or simply seeking your attention. Certain hunting breeds will also lift … Read more

Can Dogs Walk Backwards?

Can Dogs Walk Backwards?

Dogs are amazingly unique creatures. They are very versatile and can easily master new habits and tricks. You can easily train your dog to respond to instructions so that he rolls over, plays dead, offers his paw, or even walks backward. Dogs love learning new tricks and enjoy overcoming obstacles and challenges like learning to … Read more

How to Get a Puppy to Stop Biting (When You’ve Already Tried Everything)

How to Get a Puppy to Stop Biting

Your kids have been begging you for a puppy for months, and you’ve finally given in. It’ll be a great way to teach responsibility and secretly, you’ve wanted a puppy, too.  You’ve scoured the internet and local shelters and found the perfect fit for your family. Little Oscar is utterly adorable, and everyone has instantly fallen … Read more