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Articles tagged: Behavior

“I’ll Be Right Home”

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

You return from work and find your dog has recently chewed through the screen on your patio door. Your neighbor also reports that your dog has been howling and barking all day while you were gone. Are these scenarios familiar? If so, your dog may be suffering from separation anxiety. While issues with separation can rear their head any time of year, with summer vacations on the calendar, you might find your return to work after an extended time home to be particularly traumatic for your pet. If your dog is exhibiting signs of separation anxiety, there are things you can do to help make this situation less stressful!

Doggone DNA

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Veterinarians are studying inherited health problems in pets in an effort to prevent disease in animals and humans

The Hoarding Gene

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Using the behavior of Doberman pinschers to understand the compulsion to collect

Giving Pills to Your Pet

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Having Trouble Giving Pills to Your Pet? Watch this series of videos for tips and tricks

Not Guilty

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Bad behavior doesn’t land dogs in shelters. It’s long been thought that behavior problems drive the majority of owners to surrender their pets to animal shelters. …the real culprit for surrenders: the owners themselves.

Male Neutering: Maybe You Shouldn’t

Tuesday, January 1st, 2013

This decision used to be automatic. But you and your vet should take the time to weigh the risks — and the surprising benefits.

2 dogs running and playing with toy