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May 2011

A Boy and His Dog

Really … can you think of anything much better than the love between a boy and his dog?  We love this cute photo of true “puppy love”.  And I”m sure the dog, a sweet chocolate lab, is in 7th heaven! Photo: copyright C Pierce

Dog Sense by John Bradshaw

Dog Sense: How the New Science of Dog Behavior Can Make You A Better Friend to Your Pet From explaining why positive reinforcement is a more effective (and less damaging) way to control dogs’ behavior than punishment to demonstrating the importance of weighing a dog’s unique personality against stereotypes about its breed, Bradshaw offers extraordinary [...]

Black Labrador Retriever Dog

Labrador retrievers, as a breed, are one of the best family dogs … and this black lab seems to be no exception as he waits for his master’s approval.  As a playful dog, he’s probably hoping for a trip to the park though.

Dog Wants to Play With the Horse

“Can you come out to play?”  asks this Australian Shepherd dog.

Doggie Wants to Take A Swim

Many dogs like water and this dog is no exception.  With the hot weather upon us, even doggies want to cool down.  A little baby pool filled with water is just the thing to keep dogs cool in the summertime.  This is Auggie … the Hucke’s family dog.

Dalmation Doggie Thinks He is SuperDog

“It’s a bird … it’s a plane … it’s SuperDog!!”

Beach Doggies Enjoy Surf and Sand

Run doggies, run … what fun … playing in the sand and water at the beach in the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

Beach Dog

Where on earth did that crab go?  This bloodhound is sure he can find him!

Golden Retrievers Are One of the Best Family Dogs

Golden Retriever dogs are one of the friendliest breeds and a great choice for a family pet.  Exceptionally gentle with young children, goldens are eager to please.  They are a medium build dog with a great disposition.  They are often used as seeing eye dogs for the blind.

Dog is All Dressed Up

In a Dress much less! Photo: Thomas L Cathey