DOG TRIVIA: All about the tongue!

A dog’s tongue is truly amazing! Not only is it used for licking, drinking, and keeping the dog cool, but it also plays a vital role in communication and is a helpful barometer of your dog’s health and wellbeing. In fact, a dog’s tongue has more responsibilities than any other part of his anatomy except the brain! For such an important piece of anatomy, the … Continue reading DOG TRIVIA: All about the tongue!

CAGE RAGE! What it is and how to manage it.

It’s easy to fall in love with easy-going pups that tug at the heart-strings – especially those with adorable faces and sad stories. Unfortunately, a quick reality check reminds us that not every dog fits this description. Those of us who have spent time helping to rescue dogs can bring-to-mind seemingly unmanageable cases – dogs that won’t let anyone get near to them due to … Continue reading CAGE RAGE! What it is and how to manage it.

GARDENING WITH DOGS: Some tips for happily sharing the garden with your canine best friend!

Here’s a post for all of us impatiently waiting for some warmer weather to arrive! I love dogs and I love gardening too.  Unfortunately, the two don’t always mix.  For a plant enthusiast, there is nothing more horrifying than watching Rover enthusiastically digging a deep hole in the middle of the herbaceous border, or Bella charging through the tulips chasing a squirrel up a tree! … Continue reading GARDENING WITH DOGS: Some tips for happily sharing the garden with your canine best friend!