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Beware of Dognappers!

Beware of Dognappers!

Dognapping, the dog version of kidnapping, is on the rise, with dog thefts up 31% since 2021, according to the American Kennel Club which tracks instances of dog theft from their National Pet Theft Database. Since it’s every dog parent’s worst nightmare, consider the...
Can Dogs See Color?

Can Dogs See Color?

Contrary to the popular belief that dogs only see their world in black, white and various shades of gray, they can, in fact, see some colors. Wonder why? Wonder what those colors are? Both dogs and people can see because of two kinds of cells in the retina of their...
The Downside of Prong Collars 

The Downside of Prong Collars 

Perceived as the paw-fect solution to control pulling or lunging in untrained dogs, prong collars are, on the contrary, painful, cruel and an ineffective method of training. Whenever a dog pulls on his lead, the metal spikes of the prong collar close, clamping tightly...
Dangers of Retractable Leashes

Dangers of Retractable Leashes

Contrary to popular perception, a retractable leash isn’t really a leash. It’s basically a length of thin cord wound around a spring-loaded device inside a plastic handle designed to fit comfortably in a person’s hand. A button located on the handle controls how much...

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