One of the most popular discussions on social media among pet parents centers around pet healthcare. Affordable pet care is not widely available and friends with a sick pet often ask others if they have had experience with the symptoms their pet is presenting. They want to know if it’s necessary to take their furry friend to the vet. [click to continue…]
Even after repeated offers of help by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) dating as far back as a year ago, the killing of stray dogs in Sochi continues. Estimates on this extermination campaign run between 2000 and 7000 dogs depending on the timeframe used and who you talk to. “IFAW…offered to help the Environment Department of the Sochi 2014 Olympics Organizing Committee develop and implement a [click to continue…]
So, you think your dog is trying to be “pack leader”? Think again! Decoding Your Dog co-editors Dr John Ciribassi, one of only 50 certified veterinary behaviorists, and Steve Dale, Certified Animal Behavior Consultant, broadcaster and journalist will be speaking at The Anti-Cruelty Society Sunday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., answering questions and offering facts that dispel long held but misunderstood beliefs about dog behavior and motivations.
Dog behavior can fascinate, frustrate and bewilder us, occasionally all at the same time. When behavior [click to continue…]