Loyalty Between Canines and Humans
Behavior

Why Are Dogs So Loyal? The Scientific Explanation

In 2017, pet owners in the US spent a whopping $69.5 billion dollars on pet, food, veterinary care, boarding and grooming! Us dog owners hear it all the time, “you’ve spent how much on a dog bed?!”, “how many toys does Fido need?!”. Why do [Read more…]

A Dog Panting whilst Sitting
Behavior

Why Do Dogs Pant? The Science Behind Dogs Panting

You’re walking past the dog park, Fido has just dropped his ball at his owner’s feet again. He is panting; typical? Of course! He’s trying to cool down. Panting is how a dog cools themself down after chasing their ball in the park. But what [Read more…]

Why Do Dogs Eat Dirt
Behavior

Why Do Dogs Eat Dirt? Is It Bad for Them?

Dogs are fascinated by many things; shadows, feet, trash, and yes, dirt. If you have ever cared for a dog, you will know they have quirky behaviors and frequently do things which confuse us! It’s all part of the deal you signed up for. Your [Read more…]