To Own or Not to Own, That Is the Question

To Own or Not to Own, That Is the Question

Creating a teaching dog out of the dog you already ownLet’s start with the idea that you may create a teaching dog out of thedog you have sitting...
DUSTY GIRL

Dusty Girl

The turnout next to Highway 101 outside Salinas, California, was an odd place to meet a dog. As I slowed to a stop at the turnout, dust curled around my station wagon...
THEY’RE ALL DEAD

They’re All Dead

As Ana and Dusty and Harley worked their way across the Ground Zero rubble piles, I was still in Hawaii, but hadn’t left the condo since the towers collapsed. Meanwhile, the...
hero dogs ALL TOGETHER NOW

Hero Dogs : All Together Now

We returned to Sacramento by the end of February 1997. It would be the final push before I let the birds fly from the nest. We launched into the full gauntlet of...
Building Behaviorally Healthy Relationships Between Children and Dogs

Building Behaviorally Healthy Relationships Between Children and Dogs

Definition of Behaviorally HealthyTeaching a dog to walk on a leash and fetch can build a stronger, more positive relationship between children and dogs. Photo Credit Haley...