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Preparing Puppies for Veterinary Visits

January 17, 2023

The veterinary hospital can be a scary environment for puppies. With a little bit of preparation at home, you can make veterinary visits low stress.

What Do My Dog’s Kisses and Rollover Really Mean?

January 15, 2023

You may believe when your dog licks you it is a sign of affection, but dogs usually do not show affection this way.

Feline Play and Play Aggression

December 7, 2022

Cats are social animals and enjoy interactions with the humans in their lives.

Asking or Demanding: Cue vs Command

November 18, 2022

Giving your dog a cue supplies an opportunity to earn a reward. Ordering your dog to comply instead may cause avoidance or fear.

Why Is My Dog So Stubborn?

November 18, 2022

Why is my dog so stubborn and won’t listen to me?

Shake a Paw for Nail Trims

November 9, 2022

Teaching “shake a paw” is a fun trick and can be helpful for nail trims.

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