Although genetics can be a factor, aggressive behavior in a dog is often better managed, decreased or even avoided with proper training. Here’s how.
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Do Dogs Smell Fear? Yes. (And Here’s How, According to Science.)
When you are afraid — or even when you are happy — your body produces certain chemical signals that a dog can detect.
Why “Dog Whisperer” Cesar Millan Is Constantly Under Attack by Critics
The famous TV dog trainer is loved by many — but also roundly disliked. Here’s why Cesar Millan is attacked by so many dog lovers.
12 Warning Signs That a Dog May Bite
A strange dog startles you. You ask yourself, “Is this dog friendly? Will the dog bite?” Here are the warning signs you should know.
Are These Dogs Fighting or Playing? (Here’s How to Tell, and Stop a Fight.)
Playtime is an important part of a dog’s well-being. There are times, however, when we all want to know, “Are these dogs fighting or playing?”
7 Reasons Your Cat May Be Meowing Constantly
Hunger, stress or even old age may have your cat meowing a lot more often than you’d like.
5 Most Aggressive Dogs by Breed
Any dog can become aggressive, but these 5 breeds consistently rank high on the various lists of most aggressive dogs.
Preventing Behavior Problems in a Kitten: What You Need to Know
Preventing behavior problems in a kitten is a worthwhile endeavor that will positively affect the rest of the cat’s life. Here are our best tips.
What’s Wrong With Dog Training on TV? Plenty.
Shows like Cesar Millan’s that depict troubled dogs being magically rehabilitated overnight are sending a terrible message.
How Fear-Based Training Can Scar a Dog for Life
Yelling commands and yanking leashes? No way! Kinder, gentler methods of training have been proven to work best.