Herbal Therapies for Pets

People have been using herbs as a treatment for illness since the earliest days of human history, and it’s only logical that this treatment modality should also be used forĀ  our animals. How effective a herb is depends on many things – the part of the plant used, the age of the plant at harvest, […]

The Cutting Edge of New Dog Breeds

Creating a new registered dog breed isn’t easy. It takes years of dedication and hard work from people devoted to the breed. In many cases, the development of a new breed involves crossing two purebred dogs, in the hope that the offspring would have the most useful features of each. One example of this is […]

Pavlov, Skinner and Dogs

It is interesting to note that these two men whose research had a great impact on our understanding of dog learning and behavior were actually human doctors. Ivan Pavlov was a Russian physiologist whose main area of study was digestion. Part of his research involved measuring saliva production under various conditions, and part of his […]

Types of Dogs

Dogs can be defined by the job they do, for example companion dogs are those that were bred to keep us company, and guard dogs were developed to protect their owners and their property. The American Kennel Club has taken these definitions further, and grouped dogs with similar purposes and temperaments together. This means that […]

The Power of Together: Copilots (video)

Something extraordinary happens when pets and people connect. Watch the video and see… httpv://youtu.be/P7A2oSEw_Gk