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Dr. Ernie Ward: 5 poop scooping personalities…unmasked!

In a recent study, behavioral scientists in the UK explored the reasons why dog walkers either did or didn’t pick up their dog’s poop.
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How to decode dog park body language

This blog post will help you recognize what kind of behaviors are ok and which ones signal that it’s time to intervene.
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Sibling squabbles part 2: dealing with bickering pets

No matter how serious an altercation between dogs can be, there are measures you can take to ensure that they rebuild their relationship afterwards.
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Sibling squabbles: how to deal with bickering pets

There are few challenges to dog ownership as heart-wrenching or difficult to deal with as when two dogs in the same household are fighting.
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Why do dogs shiver and shake?

There are so many reasons for dogs to shiver or tremble. The most obvious reason for shivering is cold.
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Training mouthiness out of dogs

What do you do if you’ve got a mouthy dog?
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Tips for training deaf dogs

When training a deaf dog (or any dog for that matter), remember that you will always achieve more if you use positive reinforcement methods.
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A vet’s perspective on tail docking and ear cropping

Essentially, these are cosmetic surgeries to alter a dog's looks with no medical benefit—But not everyone agrees.