Breeders who take advantage of genetic testing and annual eye examinations are helping to prevent eye diseases in Labrador Retrievers.
My Experience Pets of all shapes and sizes have surrounded my entire life and I must admit that I have never had insurance for any of them, until recently. My family and I have always paid out of pocket for our animals’ medical needs, even the emergencies. But this is not always the most effective […]
Does your dog suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder? Learn more about some simple solutions for S.A.D.
Got an itch that’s embarrassing to scratch? Dr. Zeus explores some options to seek relief.
Breeders need to maintain very high ethical standards to preserve this special privilege.
Finding the perfect crate for you and your pup can mean the difference between success and failure in your house training efforts.
House training is one of the most important things you can do for your puppy.
In his new DVD, Bill Hillman uses touch as the language of praise for training a puppy.
Here is a quick, easy, and healthy dog cookie recipe for you and you furry companion!
After a long day of upland hunting with your favorite retriever, this is a great way to make a pheasant pâté appetizer!
These pumpkin peanut butter dog treats are perfect for the fall.
Jill Scully shares her recipe for homemade savory dog treats! Our dogs love these treats so check them out!
Dr. Zeus gives grooming advice on how to achieve a champion coat.
Ever wonder what life was like before the internet? Dr. Zeus gives us a dog’s perspective.
Sneaking food or “counter surfing” is one of the easiest problems to solve. People simply should not leave food where the dog can get it!
A frustrated Labrador Retriever asks Dr. Zeus for advice on improving his drive to retrieve.
Before I was offered the wonderful opportunity to work for Retriever Life I was a graduating college student hankering for her very own dog. As my senior year came to a close I had been on my parent’s case about getting a dog. Since my childhood dog Chance, a yellow Labrador, had passed away our […]
Pukka: the Pup After Merle is a very well done “sequel” to Merle’s Door, which I did a review of earlier.
For those of you that have a dog with a mind of its own (if you’re smiling right now, you are probably one of them), you will appreciate Merle’s Door.
Dean Koontz writes a touching tribute to his Golden Retriever, Trixie. A Big Little Life is her inspiring story.
An old dog, even more than an old spouse, always feels like doing what you feel like doing.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience. ~ Woodrow Wilson
A house without dog is like a garden without flowers.
“Is your dog in a coma?” Quinn asked when the dog didn’t move a muscle. “No. Lump leads an active and demanding internal life that requires long periods of rest”