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Harnessing Your Wayward Dog

She lunges. She races. Worst of all, perhaps, is when she digs in her heels and slips out backward, Houdini-like, leaving you with only a...

For the Sake of the "Child"

Alison Murphy and Jesse Hlava were over. After six years together, there were “a lot of conversations about what we both...

Cruisin

Most cruise lines do not allow dogs unless they are service animals, and for good reason. There’s no good place for them to play on...

When Memories of Animal Abuse Linger

The summer after I turned 17, I traveled cross-country to spend time with various friends I had made while working at a sleep-away camp a...

Dogs Helping People and Vice Versa

The ALS (Lou Gherig’s disease) that strikes people and the degenerative myelopathy that strikes dogs are similar in that they both...