Dog Rescue Story: The Socialization Of A Feral-Born Puppy

By: Dana Langley, CPDT, CO-Owner Life Is Dog, Inc The Rescue of a Broken Puppy Valentine’s Day, 2019, I received a call from the director of an animal rescue shelter near my dog training facility.  She said, “We have a four-month-old mix breed puppy who is not doing well in the shelter, is there any

Ask The Dog Trainer: My Puppy Won’t Pee Outside

Ask The Dog Trainer: Author Larry Kay and Dog Trainer Nance Moran answer this new pet parent’s question. QUESTION Troy wrote to us and said: I recently adopted a puppy from the local city shelter. I take her out all the time. When we go for long walks she will not to the bathroom the

Pet Calendar: National Pet Day

By Robbi Hess — Managing Editor, Pet Calendar; Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor; Chief Cat Herder  Today (April 11) is National Pet Day! If you’re a pet parent, you know that EVERY day we spend with our pets — no matter what species is a day for celebration! Whether you’re a pet parent to a

Pet Calendar: National Puppy Day

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  It’s National Puppy Day and who doesn’t love a puppy?! We certainly can’t think of anyone. Puppies are cute. Puppies are cuddly… and what can I say about puppy breath? Heaven, right? We know puppies are cute and fun, but we