Dogs Can Recognize Human Emotions

Dogs Can Recognize Human Emotions

A new study may explain why;dogs recognize human emotions by drawing on different sensory information – an ability that, until now, has only been identified in primates and humans. Previous research showed that dogs’ ability to differentiate between human...
Fears, Phobias, and Anxieties in Dogs

Fears, Phobias, and Anxieties in Dogs

With the July 4th holiday approaching, we felt this was the appropriate time to discuss this topic. Fears, phobias and anxieties affect millions of dogs, let’s shine a light on the subject so that owners and caregivers can alleviate some of the suffering.   ...
From Wolf to Woof In Just A Few Thousand Years

From Wolf to Woof In Just A Few Thousand Years

The importance of feeding your POOCH food that complements his ancestral diet Today, it’s commonly believed that the dog first evolved directly from the wolf about 15,000 years ago somewhere in Central Asia1. Of course, wolves were — and still are — meat-eating...
Understanding your Pet’s Senses

Understanding your Pet’s Senses

Some important facts about dogs and cats. VISION FACTS Canines – 20/75 vision Felines – 20/100 vision Humans – 20/20 vision CANINE VISION Dogs do not have the ability to focus as well on the shape of objects (their visual acuity is lower). An object a...