Articles tagged as companion
How do I deal with these furry critters?|
By Lance Gardner on April 14, 2010
Dogs are domesticated wolves, and as such follow basic wolf instincts, regardless of size and type of dog. Dogs identify with a “pack” and need an established leader to follow. It is necessary to establish and maintain the identity of the people around the dog as their leader. If the people around the dog are not in charge, then the dog will be. This can rapidly become a dangerous situation, depending upon the individual dog.
Petrie's Story: From Rags to Riches|
By Lynn Smith on May 7, 2010
Petrie has a very real story to tell about going from rags to riches. We don’t know how he spent his first 3 years of life, but we do know what his life is like now. This is his story.
Farewell to an old friend|
By Lance Gardner on May 27, 2010
I have been meaning to write this farewell note to my old friend for a few weeks, now, but this somehow seemed like a very appropriate time.
'Missy's Journey', in the words of Deen Walsh|
By Lynn Smith on December 24, 2010
This came last night in my sleep, woke me up, I am not known for being a writer much less a poet. It shows what a good influence our dogs are on us. I wrote this for my Airedales, it applies to dogs of all stripes.