Holidays are Hell..for Cats & Dogs

Holidays are Hell..for Cats & Dogs Comfort Zone Calming Vest and Multi-cat Diffuser to the rescue We humans love the holidays — the excitement of big meals, surprises, gifts, visiting and being visited, new things to eat and drink (or old favorites to eat and drink too much of), meeting new people and reacquainting ourselves […]

Should You Tranquilize Dogs While Traveling?

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) #560: Dr. Nick Dodman (whose many books about managing the emotional conditions of pets has furthered our general understanding of how to help make their lives better) talks about whether it is a good idea to use tranquilizers when traveling with a dog. Should you drug a dog who is […]

5 Tips to Help Fido Survive the Holidays

Trainer Brian Bailey wrote a fascinating, provocative new book Embracing the Wild in Your Dog. I interviewed him about his ideas about the wolf ancestry of our dogs on DOG TALK™ and also on HUMANE TALK.  I hope you’ll take the time to listen to both conversations – in the meantime, take advantage of his good practical […]

What To Look For In a Kennel

The holiday weekend is upon us, but what if you decided at the last minute not to bring Fido? While there are lots of great boarding options available, finding the right kennel for your dog requires knowing what questions to ask.

Dog Travel Experts #4011 (10-23-2013)

Dog Travel Experts (10-23-2013) #4011: Grendel the 180 lb. European Great Dane in Florida travels everywhere as a certified therapy dog. MP3 Audio [14 MB]DownloadShow URL