Who Owns the Dog Toys?

Who Owns the Dog Toys?

You might think I’m going to be talking about dominance or toy possession, but what’s really on my mind today is the perception of who owns the dogs toys. If that sounds a bit confusing, let me explain. Here’s a common routine that tends to happen on nights when I’m particularly tired. Haley arrives at my side with a toy. … Read More

Do You Treat Your Dog Like a Human?

Dog with Scarf

Do you consider your dog “your baby”? Do you throw birthday parties for your pup or frequently dress your dog in doggie clothes? Are you a “pet parent” instead of a “pet owner”? Do you treat your dog like a human? Almost all of us dog owners are guilty of anthropomorphism. Yes, it’s a long word, but it basically means … Read More