When Ronalee McKnight tested her dog at dock jumping a few years ago, both found the water to be just fine.
The premise is simple: dogs jump into the water and are judged on how well they do in terms of distance, height and swimming speed.
Many dog owners take it for granted that their dog can swim. They may even toss their dog into the water when they go swimming. Unfortunately, this can lead to disaster. While some dogs are natural swimmers it’s not true that all dogs can swim. Some dogs have to be taught how to swim and [...]
Most dogs seem to love to go on car rides. Even dogs that get car sick seem to want to get in the car with you, until they actually start getting sick. It’s debatable whether dogs like riding in the car or just doing whatever you’re doing, or both.
Preparing Your Dog For Travelling In [...]
Some people have the option of taking their dog to work with them. For others, they may be able to take their dog to work on special occasions. Dogs in the workplace have some special needs. If you plan ahead, you and your dog should have a productive and fun time at work together.
Before You [...]