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Does Your Dog Hate Hugs?

“save your hugs for your two-footed family members….” says Coren. Photo: DavideGorla Rover, say it isn’t so! Dogs, notes, Stanley Coren Ph.D.,F.R.S.C. in a recent issue of Psychology Today, are cursorial animals, ...

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TurfMutt to the Rescue with Education About Your Yard

Olive enjoying running with her new forever sister (Photos: TurfMutt) ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Saturday mornings on CBS is home to the Lucky Dog show, part of “CBS Dream Team” and one particular episode featured a rescue ...

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Dogs Getting Downward, Upward, and Stretching

Just watching a pup go through some of it’s moves, you can quickly sort out why a particular yoga pose may have been named Downward Facing Dog. Yoga postures, and their names, are culled from the natural ...

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Skunked! Now What?

If your dog has never been skunked, consider yourself lucky.  Not only is the smell horrendous, but it can also be long-lasting.  Six months long-lasting.  And this is the time of year ...

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Expressions of Kindness Caught on Video

Graycie Claire (Photo: Granite Hills Animal Hospital) …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. The video above went viral when posted on Dr. Mathis’ Facebook page.  Over 7 million people looked at and shared this simple account of ...

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Will This Beloved Breed Be A Victim of Its Own Popularity?

Photo: Rob Witcher/Flickr…………………………………………………………………….. A beloved breed may be a victim of its own popularity according to researchers from the University of California, Davis. A recent report in the Canine Genetics and Epidemiology ...

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