Posts tagged "traveling with dogs"

Do Dogs Recognize Your Car?

Do Dogs Recognize Your Car?
Q: Will our dog recognize that we have a shiny new car? — T.U., Lincolnwood, IL A: Your dog will instantly realize this “moving machine” is different from the old jalopy. Even if your old car didn’t smell like dog to you, it sure did to your pet, and it also carried the scents of... Read more »

Travel Safely with Pets

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This video is about traveling safely with your pets, and also about what to do if your dog does get car sick. Dr. Natalie Marks (from Blum Animal Hospital) explains how Cerenia may help, as well as behavior modification.

Your Questions Answered: Potty Mouthed Bird; Pet Over Vaccination, Traveling Pugs

Your Questions Answered: Potty Mouthed Bird; Pet Over Vaccination, Traveling Pugs
Q: What should we do with our potty-mouthed bird? Bingo is a 16-year-old Amazon parrot. He’s a wonderful companion to our entire family. We also have a 14-year-old son who’s started using bad language. We were tipped off when Bingo began to talk like a drunken sailor. We can deal with our son, but how... Read more »
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Are Friendly Skies Not So Canine Friendly?

Are Friendly Skies Not So Canine Friendly?
Is United Airlines profiling dog breeds? If so, I’m a logical person to ask for help. I’ve stood up against local governments banning specific breeds (usually municipalities seeking to ban any dog looking like a Pit Bull). Breed bans have never demonstrated success at lowering the number of dog bites. Recently, over a 24-hour period,... Read more »

Gingrich Loves Animals; Dogs Are Against Romney

Gingrich Loves Animals; Dogs Are Against Romney
            If you happen to be running for public office, you want to attract or some may say ‘pander’ to specific aligned constituencies. Of course, there’s the gay vote, the labor vote, the ladies who wear big Easter bonnets vote, etc. Most constituencies are maybe 10 to maybe 30 percent... Read more »
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