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If you’re an ABC student, graduate or mentor trainer who’s attending the Association of Pet Dog Trainers Convention in Covington, Kentucky, later this month, we have a special opportunity for you! Continue reading
Check out our new video — it’s all about the day we shot our new commercial that will debut later in 2012! Let us know what you think by posting your comments below. Next time they ask about your studies, you can now tell your family and friends that there’s a new commercial for Animal Behavior College coming up, and they can find out about it here.
While taking a hike last weekend in a park that borders a major wilderness area just north of Los Angeles, we saw this sign on the right posted prominently on the main message board at the trailhead. It got us thinking about a few things. First, the local rangers were being incredibly thoughtful in assembling tips to help dogs and their masters in the area. Second, was anything missing from this list that mattered?
This sign is specific to the Southern California area. Do you have a tip, idea or piece of advice that would help hikers, campers and others who strike out for adventure with their Furry Friend at their side? We’ve listed some of our best tips and guides below. What would you add? And the more specific to your terrain the better — desert, plains, heat, snow, bugs, weird wildlife, consider all of it. All ideas are useful when it comes to keeping our pets safe, comfortable and happy!
- Work Out With Your Dog
- The Battle Against Fleas & Ticks
- Microchipping Your Furry Friend
- Camping With Your Dog
- Backyard Dangers
Finally, after you’ve read all our tips, come back and watch this dog navigate a big pile of leaves the **proper** way!
We all have a dominant and lesser-dominant hand. Science, in exploring brain activity, architecture and operation, is finding that this could be true for our pets as well. Continue reading
Bringing a new dog home for the first time takes patience and understanding. Introducing a new dog and hoping he gets along with the resident pet requires preparation. Continue reading
Seasons change and so should the way you prepare your dog to meet the world! We’ve assembled our best tips for reintroducing your Furry Friend to cool weather (plus one for fun in the leaves and cool air) that you can put to immediate use. Continue reading
Does the cooler weather mean your cat is prowling more than ever? Whether it’s cleanliness, health, transportation or simply understanding them, your cat — and his needs — are covered in this post. Click below to read any of the articles you need to improve the comfort and safety of your Feline Furry Friend!
- Giving Oral Meds to Cats & Dogs: http://bit.ly/NzZXYR
- Reading Cats: http://bit.ly/RxCysy
- Proper Grooming for Long-Haired Cats: http://bit.ly/R89UIt
- Grooming Accessories for Cats & Dogs: http://bit.ly/Qhmgxc
- Brushing Cats: http://bit.ly/SgpqqN
- Bathing Your Cat: http://bit.ly/Ns3HZQ
- Transporting Your Cat: http://bit.ly/T0rMpI
And for music lovers, (especially of the band Collective Soul) check out this clip!