Fussy Eaters Anonymous

Fussy Eaters Anonymous

Most dogs will eat their food happily and readily, but what about our dogs who are a little fussier about eating? Do you have a dog who is a little reluctant to eat? Have you decided to switch from free feeding to set meal times? We may never know why some dogs are...
Veterinary Waiting Room Etiquette

Veterinary Waiting Room Etiquette

As a pet owner, dog trainer, and part-time veterinary assistant, I have spent a fair amount of time in the waiting room at the veterinarian’s office. While in the waiting room, I have seen some close calls between dogs which were scary for someone who is fluent...
The Myth of a Sniff

The Myth of a Sniff

We all grew up being told “hold out your hand, so the dog can sniff you.” I have always wondered where this practice came from, and I am sure there are a number of dogs that would prefer people to not do this. Dogs have an AMAZING sense of smell! They do...