New York City’s Dog Blog – Articles On Training, Behavior And Nutrition For City Dogs

Dog Food, the Story of Kibble

By |2020-01-21T15:00:56-05:00February 20th, 2012|Dog Nutrition|

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 ...

10 Hot Weather Tips for Dogs

By |2020-06-13T11:08:49-04:00May 3rd, 2010|Activities, Dog Walking|

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.