There's no easy way to rate dog intelligence. As the psychologist Stanley Coren wrote in the '90s, there's adaptive intelligence (i.e., figuring stuff out), working intelligence (i.e., following orders), and instinctive intelligence (i.e., innate talent) — not to mention spatial intelligence, kinesthetic intelligence, interpersonal intelligence, and more. As the animal behaviorist Frans de Waal has … Continue reading The ‘Smartest’ Dog Breeds
What they don’t tell you about pet insurance: Written by the team at Money.com Pets have always been part of the modern familial hierarchy in America, with 67% of households owning at least one. This reflects a significant increase since 1988 when only 56% of households did. Despite the economic hardships that pets can impose, … Continue reading Pet Insurance Saves Money
We always anticipate the joys of all that's good about owning a puppy.But often it doesn't work out as well as we'd hoped. Puppies are delightful bundles of energy and curiosity.... but they can also be exasperating and frustrating.
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Your dog may be perfectly content and calm without any behavior problems around women and children, but when a man approaches (even if it's just one man he or she knows) she can become a completely different dog. Some dogs may try to hide from you (the man), cower or show submissive behavior, shake, or … Continue reading I’m a Man and My Dog is Afraid of Me… What Do I Do?
If you're reading this, we already know your dog's health is extremely important to you. We all want our dogs to live long, healthy lives. That's no shock. Disease fighting foods can help! We're sure you have heard the saying 'you are what you eat.' That's true. Literally. Eating healthy will help you stay healthy- … Continue reading Prevent Disease in Your Dog Using ‘Superfoods!’
When a person wants to lose weight, limiting his caloric intake and adding more physical activities to the day usually work. The same is true for your pets. If your dog is getting a little heavy, it might be a good idea to start limiting its food and making your dog exercise more. However, unlike … Continue reading Steps on How to Help Your Dog Lose Weight
You know how much you love dogs, especially that little one that lives in your home and fills your heart with laughter and joy. But there’s a less pleasant side that comes with that goodness. Canines cause trouble, pure and simple. This involves anything from spilling food on the floor to tearing up sofa cushions … Continue reading How to Keep Your Canine From Causing Chaos
Animals have long been used to help provide support for those dealing with medical issues. They can help a person with a vision deficit find their way through a busy store, and they can help calm the nerves of someone suffering from anxiety. Many people wouldn’t be able to get out and mingle socially if … Continue reading How Dogs Help You Cope With Mental Illness