Formerly Neglected Rescue Dog Is Smitten With Her Human Baby Brother

There’s something so pure an innocent about friendships between dogs and children. When formerly neglected rescue dog Nora met her newborn brother Archie, she took comfort in his sweet demeanor and they’ve been inseparable ever since! You may remember Nora and Archie from a story we published last year. Now a couple years after meeting,…

Dog Enjoys A Father-Daughter Dance At Her Very Own Quinceanera

There’s always a reason to celebrate a beloved pet, and Jackie Pizano of Oklahoma City didn’t want to pass up the chance to show her German Shepherd how special she is. Two-year-old Nova recently received an Einstein Award from the K-9 University, and the accomplishment earned her a well-deserved party. While Jackie admitted to ABC7…

Signs Your Dog May Have An Ear Infection And How To Help

Do you suspect your dog has an ear infection? What are the signs you should look for? What should you do if you suspect that your dog has an ear infection? Are there ways you can prevent your dog from getting ear infections in the future? Unfortunately, ear infections are common in dogs, and some…

Why Do Some Dogs Gravitate Toward People Who Don’t Like Pets?

The thought of people being less than dog crazy is practically unfathomable to us, but believe it or not, it does happen (gasp!). Those who aren’t smitten with the canine kind may claim that pooches seem particularly attracted to their indifferent demeanor. Or, maybe you’ve witnessed your own dog making a beeline for someone who’s…

Why Do Some Small Dogs Have “Napoleon Syndrome”?

You know the type. The little dog that growls and barks and acts more Rottweiler than Yorkie. You laugh and say that the dog has “Napoleon syndrome” or “small dog syndrome.” But what causes small dog syndrome? Is it a laughing matter or a true concern? What should you do about it? Here’s everything you…

Pup Mom Uses PowerPoint To Persuade Her Boyfriend To Adopt A Shelter Dog

Haley Tabarangao and her boyfriend Colton Scheer are already the proud pawrents of Yams, a 12-week-old Newfoundland pup. While they are smitten with the adorable fluffball, Haley couldn’t help but notice an 8-year-old shelter pooch named Gary patiently awaiting his forever home at the local Humane Society. Gary has likely been overlooked because of his age,…

How To Help An Emotionally Traumatized Dog Learn To Play

Go to any dog park and you’ll see man’s best friend engaging in all types of play. They’re fetching, chasing, tugging, and tackling, but what about the emotionally hurt and traumatized of the group? For those dogs, the simple act of letting loose and having fun is a foreign concept. Not knowing how to play…