Dog Rescue Story: Gus Finds A Forever Home

Leslie K sent us this story and beautiful photo of her rescue dog, Gus. All my pets are from a rescue, she wrote. I’ve found a couple dogs that after not being able to locate an owner I kept so they didn’t end up in a shelter. One of them was an old emaciated, blind

Ask The Dog Trainer: How To Cope With Long Car Ride Home

We received a message from K. Carpenter who was adopting a puppy from a shelter and was concerned about the idea that her first day with him would be spent mostly in a car, traveling from the shelter to her new home. K. Carpenter wrote: I’ve read Training the Best Dog Ever in preparation for

Rescue Dog Spider Appearing At APDT Conference

The Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT) is hosting its annual conference from October 30 to November 2 in Portland, Oregon. Positively Woof’s Founder and Leader of the Pack, Larry Kay, and his rescue dog Spider, will perform and demo, “Dog Tricks & Filmmaking.” Kay, also the best-selling author of “Training The Best Dog Ever”

Pet Calendar: National Preparedness Month

Pet Calendar: National Preparedness Month For Humans & Their Pets By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  #HurricaneHarvey and the impending #HurricaneIrma have shown us the importance of preparing for natural disasters. While it’s sometimes not possible to prepare for every natural disaster, there are steps