Posts Tagged: dog behavior

Why Do Dogs Lick Faces or Jump on Humans?

Body language and signals play an important role in the lives of dogs, as they use their bodies to communicate their intentions and feelings in the same way that we use sounds and spoken language.  These signals appear to be mostly inherited and instinctive, although they need to learn when to use them most effectively. … Read more »

DOGTV Review

I recently had the opportunity to have a free week-long trial of DOGTV through DirecTV.  As someone who boards dogs in my home, I’ve always left the TV on when I leave them home alone.  I wasn’t sure if it really did any good to break the silence, and my dog is the only one… Read more »

The Benefits of Playtime for Dogs and Cats

What Benefits do Pets Get from Play? The answer to this is direct and simple: what benefits don’t they get? Play plays a main role in your pet’s physical, mental, social and emotional development. In fact, when young, play is practice for life. Did you know kittens stalking and pouncing on toy mice are learning… Read more »