The Most Popular Dog Names of 2017

Each year, Rover.com compiles a list of the most popular dog names. In recent years, they have repeatedly found that people prefer to give  their dogs human names rather than more traditional canine names like Spot or Patches. Along with the most...

Is Your Dog Ready for Nose-Work?

What is Nose-Work? Nose-work detection training teaches dogs to search for a specific odor, and then find the source of that odor. Police dogs may learn to search for blood, illegal drugs and even bombs. Your dog may learn to track a favorite...

Pet Hotels vs. Pet Sitters: What’s Best for Your Dog?

Your vacation is looming and you need a place for your beloved pet. You could call a pet sitter to come to your home or book a stay at a pet hotel. What do you do? Picking a Pet Sitter You may think that a pet sitter is the best idea for your...

What Type of Training is Right for Your Dog?

You know that your four-legged friend is a unique individual. Each dog has its own personality based on breed, background and a variety of other factors. Because each dog has his or her individual needs, you should not assume that every type of...

Your Dog May Have To Pass On The Guacamole

Avocado season is in full swing and they seem to be everywhere. Whether you’re adding avocado to your BLT or fixing a fresh batch of guacamole, it looks like you may have to ignore your dog’s plea to toss some avocado bits in their...