Month: October 2019

Dog Uses A Toddler’s Training Toilet Without Having Any Training

Dog Uses A Toddler’s Training Toilet Without Having Any Training

Puppies are adorable. They’re swollen little bellies and natural curiosity and clumsiness are oh-so-charming. The only downside to puppies is the potty training process. As compared to the 5-minute ease of kitten potty training, puppy potty training can be a long and arduous process. However, one clever little pit bull seemed to take matters into […]

7 Things You Can Do To Make Halloween Safer For Your Pet

7 Things You Can Do To Make Halloween Safer For Your Pet

Today is the day! Halloween is upon us. The greatest day of the year for spooktacular fun is here! Regardless of what your plans are for this delightful evening, there is one thing to consider: the well-being of our beloved pets. While they definitely should get included in the fun and festivities, there are some […]

Breed And Aggression

Breed And Aggression

By Cesar Millan I deal with a lot of red zone cases, and I often hear people incorrectly blaming the breed. Any breed can cause trouble. The difference between an aggressive Chihuahua and an aggressive pit bull is that the bigger breeds can cause proportionately bigger damage. It is important to recognize the power of […]

Symptoms Of Worms In Dogs

Symptoms Of Worms In Dogs

Worms are one of the most common health problems for dogs. There are five types of worms that generally affect dogs: heartworms, roundworms, hookworms, tapeworms, and whipworms. Certain types of worms are easier to spot than others. For example, if your dog picks up a tapeworm, it’s common to see what resembles grains of rice […]

Top 5 Myths About Shelter Dogs

Top 5 Myths About Shelter Dogs

Part of Cesar’s mission is to promote rescue, rehabilitation, and re-homing of dogs. There are millions of homeless dogs in the world, and a large number of them are currently in shelters waiting for one of two options: a forever home, or death. Often, people are reluctant to adopt shelter dogs because of certain preconceived […]

Woman Holds Dying Shelter Dog In Her Arms All Night So He Won’t Pass Away Alone

Woman Holds Dying Shelter Dog In Her Arms All Night So He Won’t Pass Away Alone

As much as we try to help and give every homeless animal we encounter, the very sad reality is that not all suffering animals can be saved. Unfortunately, that is what the founder of Speranza Animal Rescue, Janine Guido, had to make peace with when she first encountered Watson. Watson was a starving and homeless Pit […]

Shelter Animals Displaced By California’s Wildfires Are In Desperate Need Of Safe Homes

Shelter Animals Displaced By California’s Wildfires Are In Desperate Need Of Safe Homes

The state of California is currently on fire in several locations. As a result, residents are having to deal with blackouts and evacuations. The wildfires are a result of high winds – and they’ve already ravaged hundreds of acres of land, destroyed dozens of structures, and injured at least two firefighters. Of course, the human residents aren’t […]

Pack Leadership Technique 3: Establish Rules, Boundaries And Limitations.

Pack Leadership Technique 3: Establish Rules, Boundaries And Limitations.

Because of their nature as social pack animals, dogs want us to tell them what they’re supposed to do. Their goal is to help the pack survive, and they do it by following the pack leader. It’s the job of the pack leaders to provide protection and direction. Establishing and enforcing rules, boundaries, and limitations […]

When (Several) Dogs Attack…

When (Several) Dogs Attack…

Having an encounter with one aggressive dog while you’re out is bad enough, and worse if that dog attacks your own. But what do you do if more than one aggressive dog go after you or your dog? We’ve already explained what to do when dogs attack, and many of the techniques described there will […]

Top 10 Best Guard Dogs

Top 10 Best Guard Dogs

Throughout history, one of the main jobs of the domesticated dog has been to protect its owners and guard against unwanted people or animals. While many modern dogs will instinctually act as home guardians, there are specific breeds that are known for possessing the characteristics needed to best ward off unwanted intruders. Due to their […]

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