October 5, 2015

Translating Body Language: A Guide to Understanding Your Dog’s Mannerisms

  Dogs have been faithful companions to humans for thousands of years. The bond between humans and canines can be so strong, that we work together in life saving operations. Dogs are commonly used in high profile units such as search and rescue teams, and […]
October 1, 2015

If it Sprinkles When Your Pup Tinkles, Try These Tricks For Potty Training In The Rain

To our friends who reside in sunny Southern California (both human and four-legged) we are about to embark on a rare phenomenon: rain. If the weather gurus are correct, this year’s El Nino weather patterns are bringing in substantial amounts of rainfall. For a drought-soaked […]
August 29, 2015

Socialization: A Quick Look

Pet owners want their dogs to be well-adjusted, social creatures that can handle any situation. The reality is that many dogs, especially older pets, will struggle with socialization. Dogs are lovable companions that deserve to be understood, whether within the comfort of their own home […]
August 14, 2015

Go Outside! Five Reasons You Should Be Walking Your Dog

  Seeing a dog bound with joy at the site of a leash is a scenario many pet owners can relate to. Our four-legged friends love the outdoors, particularly when the weather is favorable, and daily walks are a beneficial exercise that yields many positive […]
July 27, 2015

Our Top 10 Furry Film Stars

Sometimes the best way to beat the heat is to settle in with a good movie, and we’re rounding up a list of charismatic canines that stole the show. While film vets like Rin Tin Tin, Lassie, and Old Yeller are some of the most […]
June 30, 2015

Leash Training 101

How to initiate the “Turn Around” method.  For some dogs, leash training is a breeze. They respect the arrangement and understand the dynamics fairly quickly. For others… let’s just say it’s not so simple. Many dogs resist being on a leash, but that’s a completely […]
June 22, 2015

4th of July Tips For You and Your Pet

The 4th of July is a holiday that champions food, fun, and fireworks. While this summer celebration can be the catalyst for great memories, it can spark something quite different for your pet. The 4th of July can be a source of major anxiety and […]
May 29, 2015

Meet The “Dog Hiss-perer”

  Andy Andrews is An Expert in Rattlesnake Aversion Training Andy Andrews is a dog trainer with more than thirty-five years of experience. He’s got a gritty, yet caring voice and within five minutes of speaking with him he’ll proclaim his love of dogs. And […]
May 24, 2015

Celebrating Military Dogs

Memorial Day is a time to reflect on the contributions of the brave men and women who gave their lives for our great country. Yet there’s another category of courageous soldiers that laid down their lives in battle, and these particular military heroes had four […]