Medicating Dogs

Medicating dogs. Formosan Mountain Dog

MEDICATING DOGS Amelia looks to be another Formosan Mountain Dog.  As is typical with the breed, she is a mix of anxious, shy and aggressive. She was recently rescued at 3 years old from a home where she had been on Prozac, but continued getting more aggressive,

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DOG DNA TESTS

dog DNA tests

DOG DNA TESTS How accurate are dog DNA tests?  We tested them ourselves.   Earlier this year, I saw this report on TV.  A mixed breed dog’s DNA was sent to the 3 major companies, and they all came back with very different results (see pic). So

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How dogs see

How dogs see

HOW DOGS SEE   Poor Kompis. She thought she had hit the jackpot!   Do you think that dogs are totally colorblind, or that they only see in black and white? That’s a common misconception.   While dogs’ color vision is somewhat limited and different than ours,

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Why Daycare Matters

Why Daycare Matters | You’ve seen the eye rolls and heard the comments from friends when you mention that your dog goes to doggie day care every day.  They all but come out and say, “Are you crazy!?” but since they’re good friends they bite their tongues and just snicker when you’re out of ear shot.

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No Cone of Shame

no cone of shame

NO CONE OF SHAME Musik sitting calmly with her soft cone the day after her surgery.   As many of you know, Musik got spayed yesterday as well as having 6 baby teeth extracted.  I wanted no cone cone of shame for my little girl!   If

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