Do Dogs know people are not dogs?

A friend of mine proposed an interesting idea about whether or not dogs know they are, at the very least, DIFFERENT to their human pack members. She said that if you have one dog, they are probably more likely to see themselves as just part of the human pack (and may well demand to be […]

What do dogs not like about humans?

Lots of things. Dogs don’t like it when we take them to the vet. (shots, blood draws, etc.) They don’t like going to the dentist either. They don’t like it when a stranger reaches down and pets them without a proper introduction. Introductions are very important for a dog. Also, they don’t like it when […]

Why do dogs eat poops?

Dogs are scavengers. As many dog owners know to their cost, dogs often have a penchant for things that we find less than palatable. If it’s not counter or table surfing, it might be raiding the kitchen rubbish bin or snacking on rich pickings from the park, street or elsewhere. Occasionally, those rich pickings include […]