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Issue 52: Jan/Feb 2009


Puppy Bowl VA new team takes the field.
Greyts—Mass. bans dog racing.
Tweet—Thanks to Twitter, Irish dog finds a home.
Kibble—Bite-size news and views.
Family Dog—Rolf loves Siggi.
Show & Tell—Readers’ faves.
Notable BooksOur 2008 list.
Smiling Dogs—Miles of smiles.
Dogs I Have KnownDaniel Wallace draws the line.
Cover DogBark’s own Lola




From This Issue

Magazine: 2009

Cover Dog: Lola Jan/Feb 2009 By The Bark

Wellness: Health Care

Natural Health Supplements and Your Dog “Natural” is not harmless—talk to your vet when considering supplements for your pup By Donna M. Raditic

Good Dog: Behavior & Training

Five Running Games to Play with Your Dog Dog Play By Karen B. London

Good Dog: Activities & Sports

Agility Training Exercises Your Dog Can Do Indoors Pep up the pup during dark winter days By Christina Sondermann

Culture: Reviews

Play with Your Dog Dogwise Publishing, 149 pp., 2008; $14.95 By Jo Haraf
Nose Down, Eyes Up Villard, 320 pp., 2008; $24 By Lisa Wogan
Rex The story ends By Lee Harrington

Culture: DogPatch

Puppy Bowl V A new team takes the field. By Susan Strempek Shea

Culture: Stories & Lit

Pet Smarts The verdict is in—the dog did it! By Sandra E. Lamb
Dogs I Have Known By Daniel Wallace
Professor Burt What my dog taught me about being a mom By Catherine Boalch

Dog's Life: Lifestyle

The Dog Song Watch the video, read the story behind this joyful civil rights anthem By Evelyn C. White
Notable Reads By The Bark
Fair Share A modern-love dilemma—navigating joint custody of the pup. By Amelia Glynn

Dog's Life: Humane

Compassion in Action The roots and shoots of the American humane movement By Kathryn Shevelow
Emmylou Harris Singer helps Nashville’s homeless dogs. By Bill DeMain

Dog's Life: Green

Household Pollutants and Dogs A few sticky points By Susan McGrath

Dog's Life: Work of Dogs

Puppy Raisers Wanted Volunteers teach young dogs new tricks By Rikke Jorgensen
The Making of a Guide Dog From puppy to partner, guide dogs are a special breed By Jane Brackman