Addressing Fearful or Nervous Dogs Through Enrichment

Training a fearful or nervous dog can become very tricky. When your dog is in a state of fear, they go into fight, flight, fidget or freeze mode. These emotional responses can be intense, resulting in biting or scratching, running off into dangerous areas, or shutting...

Is My Dog Dominant?

We see it on TV, our friends and family tell us “Your dog is trying to dominate you!”, “You need to be the Alpha, the pack leader!” No, no you don’t. Your dog is not dominant. That is not a thing in the dog world. It is a thing in the human world, which is why it...

Adopting A Husky in Miami

When it comes to dogs, the phrase “Love at first sight” was created for the husky dog. Their joyful demeanor, captivating glacial blue eyes, and wolf-like appearance cause people to fall head over heels in love with them. You have probably watched one too many movies...

Persian Cat Adoption: What You Need to Know

Are you considering Persian cat adoption? If you are searching for a low-maintenance kitty, but want to keep her high-maintenance looks, pick me. Firstly: I am the world’s most beautiful kitty, but I don’t wake up looking well-groomed. I shed… A LOT!...

Help Your Dog Relax With These 3 Activities

Do you want to help your dog relax? Does your dog have a hard time settling down in the house? Do they chew furniture, tear up the carpet, or pull the leaves off your house plants? Or do you have a dog who is nervous around loud noises like fireworks, thunder, or even...

Before Visiting the Dog Park

  While the idea of having a safe place for dogs to roam and play seems great in theory, unfortunately, the reality is not so simple. Visiting the dog parks can contribute to long-term behavioral issues that are difficult to solve. You may often hear that...