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: Dog Bite Prevention Week

By Robbi Hess — Managing Editor, Pet Calendar; Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor; Chief Cat Herder  We love our dogs! Did you know that in the United States there are close to 90 million dogs living with their families? I was blown away! I was also blown away when I thought about how many people

Pet Calendar: National Dogfighting Awareness Day

Dog fighting is, and remains, a barbaric act. National Dogfighting Awareness Day is today, April 8. This year, as they’ve done in the past the ASPCA is asking “animal lovers to take a stand against the barbaric practice by taking legislative action in support of the HEART Act.” Pet Calendar: National Dogfighting Awareness Day Post to

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