Doggie Winter Blues in Boston

Do Dogs get the Blues in Winter, too? For many humans, winter and waning daylight in certain areas of the world (including Boston, Lowell, Springfield, Worcester MA), cause Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), or depression that is related to the changing of seasons, as...

Keep Your Pet Away from Fall Poisons in Boston

Keep Your Pet Away from Fall Poisons As the days grow shorter and the air grows cooler there are things to keep in mind to help your pooch adjust safely to Autumn’s approach. Pet owners in Boston, Lowell, Springfield and Worcester, Mass. enjoy the scenic beauty of...

Hearing Loss in Your Pooch in Boston

Dealing well with Hearing Loss in Your Pooch Aging dogs suffer from hearing loss just like their aging human counterparts. Often times, owners attribute their dog’s hearing loss, in its early stages, as a behavioral malady. But Age-Related Hearing Loss (ARHL) – the...

Service Dog Etiquette in Boston, Massachusetts

Service Dog Etiquette; Is it ever okay to pet an on-duty service dog? Service dogs in Boston, Lowell, Worcester and Springfield provide invaluable assistance to those they serve and aren’t all that different from their canine counterparts in other parts of the U.S....

Make Your Dog Fearless in Boston

Make Your Dog Fearless Getting a new puppy or even bringing home a new dog is always exciting! As we know, it’s not always roses when our new additions come home with us. Some dogs have potty training issues, some have aggression issues, some are incredibly fearful...