Little Dude (L.D.) is a 5 month old Miniature Schnauzer. Here is seen working with Bailey Garcia around tons of distractions at the Arizona Home & Garden Show. L.D. has learned the art of attention!
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The holidays are especially stressful for dogs due to changes in routine and the comings and goings of visitors. Many dog bites happen at this time of year. When visiting a house with a dog, children should be taught not to approach the dog (even if the dog has been friendly on other occasions). If […]
Toni and Wally demonstrating how to play safely with your dog. Do Not Play Tug-O-War with your dog. Dogs Don’t Like Hugs and Kisses! For tips on dog safety during the holidays, click here. Filmed at Pomeroy Elementary Harvest Festival November 2010
Halloween and Hounds By Jennifer Shryock Halloween is “fright night” for humans not dogs. Screaming, running, spooky children in masks make many dogs uncomfortable, nervous and frightened. Halloween costumes are fun and are meant to disguise our normal appearance. Dogs do not understand this change in appearance and may become frightened. Costumes that change the […]
Halloween is lots of fun for kids, but many dogs will be confused or upset by kids in strange costumes and by lots of people coming to the door, but never being invited in. Doggone Safe offers the following tips for dog owners, kids and parents: Dog owners: Secure your dog behind a closed door […]
Dogs are a beloved and accepted part of our society; there are more than 74 million dogs living in the United States. Unfortunately, in recent times dog bites have become a fast growing litigation opportunity. The stories, like that of a postal working being bitten or a child receiving serious injuries involving dog bites, hold […]