Dear Doctor: Guilty as charged, perhaps, but not feeling any guilt

Q. Please settle this one for me. My husband says dogs don’t feel guilt, but I can see it in my dog’s eyes if...
Chihuahua shaking itself

Dear Doctor: Shake-Out

Q. My dog does a full-body shake-out several times throughout the day. Could it be a sign of a neurological problem? Maye Oliver Los Gatos, California A....
Her dog doesn't let her exercise

Hold That Pose

If the phrase “dog yoga” brings to mind a calendar image of a golden retriever holding an adorable but unlikely yoga pose, think again....

A Puppy’s Urine Dribbling May Result from a Correctable Birth Defect

ectopic adjective (medicine): in an abnormal place or position. ■ Your puppy is now close to a year old, but she is still frequently...

Cysts On the Paws

It looks like a nasty red bump between two toes. You’ll tend to see one on larger breed dogs — Labrador or golden retrievers,...