Monday, March 30, 2020

Reducing Your Dog’s Stress

Counter-conditioning and desensitization is one of the best ways (but not the only way) to change your dog's association with a stressor. Remember to...

Wildlife Protection Dogs

Some of the dogs trained and deployed by Working Dogs for Conservation are used to combat poaching of threatened and endangered species. One of...

Good Reads

For the most part, the articles in WDJ contain information that you can go right out and put into practice – training tips, food-selection...

It’s Tick Season!

"Blacklegged ticks are also called deer ticks or bear ticks. The nymph form of the tick is really tiny. Two of the three ticks...

Pain’s Effect on Behavior

It's easy to normalize and thus miss signs that a dog may be in pain, such as the "funny" posture that this Pug displays...

Howling in the Uncanny Valley

Much was made of the fact that 20th Century Studios used a real dog- a rescue from a shelter! - as a model for...

Dog Food Manufacturers

We've toured some very old manufacturing plants and a couple of brand-new ones; we've seen one where (in a clear health violation) birds flew...

Download The Full April 2020 Issue PDF

To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber Subscribe to Whole Dog Journal Get the next year of WHOLE DOG JOURNAL for...

Life With Dogs In The Age of The Coronavirus

 Life as most of us know it is being severely disrupted by the restrictions and common-sense guidelines being put forth in nearly every community...

Can You Foster or Adopt During the Coronavirus Quarantine?

Adopt-A-Pet.com News < Can You Foster or Adopt During the Coronavirus Quarantine? Posted by Frances Vega on March 17th, 2020 Schools are closed, restaurants...

Recent Posts