Posts filed under: Behavior

Why Does My Dog Do That? Mouthing Behavior

Mouthing and chewing on hands and feet is typically associated with teething puppies.  But for some dogs, this behavior continues into adulthood.  In this month’ s installment of “Why Does My Dog Do That?” we will explore mouthing behavior in adult...
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A Peaceful Home:  Strategies for Introducing a New Puppy to Your Family

Welcoming a new puppy into the family is a fun and exciting time.  It can also be a stressful time as the puppy gets acquainted with the existing family members and pets.  Here are a few quick tips on how...
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Why Does My Dog Do That? Understanding Jumping Behavior

You come home from work, open the door and are immediately greeted by an exuberant dog leaping and jumping all over you.  Sound familiar?  If it does, you are not alone.  Jumping is a common behavioral issue that many dog...
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Why Does My Dog do That? Understanding Marking Behavior

Ever wonder why dogs do the things they do?  We have found that many of our pet parents are curious about the behaviors they notice their pets engaging in.  Each month we are going to address the behaviors we are...
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