Training & Behavior

Give nature and nuture a boost; fetch tips, tricks and insights from the pros. The payoff is a better relationship.


carhartt dog coat
When the weather outside is frightful, a coat can be delightful—here’s how to get your dog to wear one.
dog won't poop in snow
Tips for helping your dog go poop this cold weather season.
Five tips for a successful season
breaking up a dog fight
Keep you and your dog safe in case of a dog fight emergency.
canine enrichment ideas
Canine enrichment, or doing what comes naturally.
Can you bet against your dog’s nature and win?
How to Socialize Your Puppy
A new book provides excellent guidance and advice
Playing Tug With Dogs Is a Good Thing
Basics of the tug game and how to troubleshoot common problems
keep dog out of garden
Our dogs and our gardens need to be protected from one another.
dog ghost walking
Why dogs do it and what it means
choose language used for dogs
6 ways the language we use to discuss our dogs matters
do dogs understand our speech
Researchers look at what goes on when we talk to our dogs.
Why Do Dogs Chase Garbage Trucks?
Why do some dogs seem to lose their minds when a truck goes by?