Learn about the inherited congenital disorder Ichthyosis.Do you know about how golden retriever Ichthyosis is potentially underdiagnosed? Your retrievers scaling and dandruff may be something else entirely.
Did you know that MMM is an autoimmune disorder that affects jaw muscles?
Read this fascinating article by Dr. Karen Becker and her change of heart towards when to or whether to spay or neuter your dog.
Breeders who take advantage of genetic testing and annual eye examinations are helping to prevent eye diseases in Labrador Retrievers.
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.
Do you and your dogs love yogurt? Check out our quick and easy homemade yogurt recipe!
Check out this super tasty and easy to make salmon chowder recipe!
Check out our fun and easy recipe for Blueberry Boy Bait! It’s a great way to utilize the fresh fruit this season!
Here is a quick, easy, and healthy dog cookie recipe for you and you furry companion!
Is your dog fearful of going up and down stairs? Find out why they may have this fear in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!
Ever wonder if your dog has a blind spot? Or if they are near or far sighted? Find out in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!
Ever wonder why your dog destroys their bed for settling down for a good nights sleep? Well find out in this months Ask Dr. Zeus!
Ever wonder why your dog stinks but you can’t pinpoint the smell? Well find out by reading this months Dr. Zeus!
Learn about Sharron’s experiences as a weekend puppy raiser for the NEADs service dog program.
This fun and interactive book highlights how our behavior around dogs illustrates key personality traits about ourselves.
In a Dog’s Heart (written by Jennifer Arnold) is a fascinating book that teaches dog owner’s how to understand their pets through a “wants and needs” perspective.
Looking for a new canine series to read? Check out the Bernie and Chet mysteries!
The cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis) is the primary flea that infests dogs. The dog flea (Ctenocephalides canis) is rarely the cause of infestations in North America. Both the cat and dog flea can spread the tapeworm Dipylidium caninum. Female fleas can consume up to 15 times their weight in blood and must feed before reproducing. […]
“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring – it was peace.” ~Milan Kundera
“Every boy should have two things: a dog, and a mother willing to let him have one” ~ Anonymous
The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is Maryland’s state dog and also the mascot for UMBC (University of Maryland, Baltimore County).