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Top 10 Most Dangerous Dog Breeds Based On Their Fatalities

Almost all domesticated dogs are affectionate and friendly, however, these pets can sometimes be surprisingly dangerous. There are various dog breeds, including those that are widely known as the most dangerous canines, but you’ll also be surprised by the interesting results which were found while considering the dogs’ danger levels by bite fatalities. RESEARCHERS FROM…

The Top 5 Trainable Dog Breeds

Do you want to have a dog that can fetch, stay, roll over, plus many other tricks? If having a well-trained dog is your goal, but you don't have the time to work with stubborn or hard to train dogs, you may want to consider one of the following breeds: 1. Border Collie Just watching…

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Search and rescue dogs do their jobs despite travel stress

Search and rescue dogs experience stress when flying, but quickly overcome it to do their job. Credit: Erin Perry When disaster strikes, you want the very best tools, functioning at their peak. In the case of catastrophic earthquakes, tornadoes, or even bombings in war zones, those tools are search and rescue dogs. But researchers have…

10 Cats That Try to Pass As Dogs

Woof! I mean, meeowww. Some cats....are really dogs. If you have one like this, you know what I mean.  1. Like this kitty, patiently waiting for the mailman. View image on Twitter 2. Or this kitty who waits for its owner to come home and rub its belly. 3. This cat who loves the car (and pants like…

21 Memes Your Dog Would Definitely Laugh At If They Could Read/Laugh

1. Because finders keepers:   Twitter: @freddyamazin 2. Because hunger knows no bounds: onsizzle.com 3. Because every dog has had a bad haircut: lunarlilache / reddit.com / Via instagram.com 4. Or had a paw stepped on: Instagram: @badtastebb 5. Because it's a tried and tested method: Instagram: @https://www.instagram.com/masipopal/?hl=en 6. Because dogs get jealous too: Twitter: @GeorgeResch 7. And this is the ultimate betrayal: Twitter:…

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Best Dog: Oliver the Pointer mix

Wolf Trap Animal Rescue alum Oliver is a  handsome Greyhound/Labrador Retriever/ Pointer mix.  Although he lost a leg to canine cancer, he has a…

12 tips for a dog-friendly garden

From securing to boundaries to protecting your plants, here is our advice on making sure your garden is dog friendly. Gardens can be wonderful, stimulating spaces for dogs. But dogs can potentially cause havoc, too, digging up plants and urinating on lawns. Gardens also contain hazards – some plants are potentially toxic to dogs and…

The Importance of Training Your Senior Dog

Stephanie Gibeault, MSc, CPDT | April 21, 2017 Chances are, when you first got your dog, you spent many hours training new behaviors and teaching him the rules of your household. Now that your dog is a senior, training might be the furthest thing from your mind. After all, isn’t good behavior one of the benefits of an older dog?…