As New Yorkers with dogs and human children, we are always looking for ways to make the most of urban life. Our philosophy […]
House-training a puppy can be likened to finding that perfect New York City apartment; it’s all about Location! Location! Location! Keep in mind that it’s not the act of urinating or defecting that’s wrong.
The differences between doggie play and aggression. Signs of appropriate dog play behavior.
Have you ever wondered why your dog eats a bowl full of multicolored steak and bone-shaped nuggets instead of . . . well . . . a steak and a bone? I recently fed raw chicken to my two pups in the presence of some friends and was amused, if not taken aback, by the slightly judgemental comments and questions it provoked. Feeding my dogs a varied diet, including raw meat, is a choice I have made ...
Dog Fights. We’ve all been there, and we all know the characters involved.
There’s the high-strung lady with a sweet-faced, poorly trained, mid-sized pure-bred who believes […]
Bringing a new doggie member into your family is a wonderful thing, but also a great responsibility. It is up to you to provide your […]
Dogs pant in order to reduce their body temperature. They exhale large volumes of air and, if locked up in an unventilated area on a hot day, dogs might get heatstroke. Some other risks associated with hot weather are dehydration and sunburn.