DEPARTMENTS [Working Dogs] Waterwork—Conservation dogs on the trail of whale scat. By Amy Sutherland [Products] On the Go—New products for summertime fun. [Networking] Good Company—21st-century technology provides options. By Peter Bronski [Profile] Neko Case—Singing sensation puts her voice where her heart is. By Steve McLean [Behavior] Handy Paws—What’s in your dog’s toolbox? By Patricia B. McConnell, PhD [Wellness] Veterinary Specialists—When, why and how to find one. By Martha Schindler Connors [Training] Leash Work—Training dogs to walk in tandem. By Karen B. London, PhD [Vet Advice] Knee Surgery—To walk the “TightRope” or TPLO it: That is the question. By Patty Khuly, VMD [Reviews]Chill Out Fido!; New Tricks; The Unscratchables; Saved; Canine Behavior: A Photo Illustrated Handbook; One Nation Under Dog [Endpiece] Q-Tip and Rosie—Poem by Betsy Franco, Art by Michael Wertz
DOGPATCH Skunked!—Why skunk spray smells so bad (and how to get rid of it). On the Road Again—Hiway Dog signs identify good places for the co-pilot. Is Your Dog Camp-Ready?—Five things all dogs should know. Smiling Dogs—Miles of smilers. DIY—Build a green gazebo. Kibble—Bite-size news & views. Reading List—Classics, new & a preview. Show & Tell—Amazing dogs turn up in unexpected places. Family Dog—Dad’s boy Poochie.