Tag Archives: dog abuse

A False Sense of Security: No Official Oversight in the Pet Industry

Posted on: September 30, 2016 - 2 Comments

Without official regulations as well as professional oversight & a sad lack of requirements for well documented modern dog behavior knowledge, there is a risk.

You Can’t Duct From Social Media!

Posted on: December 17, 2015 - 1 Comment

The best twist that came out of this whole situation was a young man who photographed his Rottweiler being offered a peanut butter stuffed bone, with the caption that “this is what happens when you won’t shut up”. Win/win for both sides of the equation.

The Science Says: Don’t Hit Your Dog

Posted on: April 27, 2014 - 1 Comment

The term "discipline" is thrown around loosely in the dog training world. You'll find all kinds of opinions about when and how to discipline a dog, but how do you know what to believe? While you may not believe a trainer's advice not to hit your dog, it's hard to ignore the scientific research that Read More

Never Forget

Posted on: March 27, 2014 - 1 Comment

Bad news for animal loving New York Jets football fans - Michael Vick is playing for your team.  A man that just a few years ago was imprisoned for torturing, electrocuting,hanging and other despicable acts of cruelty towards the dogs he kept in his kennels for dog fighting, is still being celebrated by the NFL Read More

Xena the Abused Puppy Trained Positively

Posted on: July 27, 2013 - 1 Comment

Xena is a pitbull mix whose amazing transformation from a neglected, emaciated puppy to a thriving companion dog for Jonny, a boy with autism, has made national headlines. The bond between Jonny and Xena is incredible.