Toy Obsession in Dogs

Does your dog have a favorite toy?  Does your dog mother her toy?  Carry it around everywhere?  Destroy it? Here’s a look at what’s going on with your toy obsessed dog and some guidelines on selecting a toy for your pet.

Why Does My Dog Jump On Me?

There are a number of reasons why your dog jumps on you.  Here’s a lineup of the most likely reasons.   He’s trying to get closer to your face   It is natural for dogs to sniff the muzzles of other dogs that they meet.  The dogs are learning...

Why Dogs Love (or HATE) The Snow

Animal behaviorists from around the country ponder why some dogs love the snow (and others hate it).   It's Fun   We hope that science gives us impressive answers to life's hard questions, but sometimes the simple prevails.  To determine how...

What Do Animals Dream About?

Evidence points that the origins of dreaming go back 300 million years or more and that virtually every animal dreams to some degree.  Here is what’s happening when your pet is ‘paddling’ through the sheets of your bed.