Exercising Your Dog

Dog Keeps Pacing, And You Think He’s Under-Exercised

An anonymous writer comments, in response to prior dog training tips: “If physical exhaustion is the only answer, then why don’t I just keep him ‘chained¬†up’ and save ME the trouble. I’m sorry I’m having trouble buying into this lack of exercise/boredom theory. About Max [the dog] …..He’s a mixed breed, part hound, part long-haired …

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Dog Treadmills

Is your dog getting depressed? It is not uncommon for dogs to get depressed. They can become bored very easily and when they are bored for extended periods of time this can lead to depression. The more intelligent the dog the more likely it is to get depressed as they need more stimulation in the …

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On Retrieving

About 6 weeks ago, I acquired a border collie through the local SPCA. She is about 18-24 months old. I have no idea of her history. All I can say is that “Rosie” is a very smart dog. Rosie is a quick learner and eager to please me. She knows the word “NO”., knows how …

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How To Improve The Quality Of Your Dog’s Life

Many dog owners invest considerable time in being active with their dogs through obedience training, hunting activities, tracking and protection exercises at training grounds, out in the countryside or in the forest. These activities allow us to spend time with our dogs while also keeping them physically and mentally alert. Others, such as the police …

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