Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Beware of puppy scams around the holidays

Beware of puppy scams around the holidays: The holiday season sees an increase in scams, and puppy scams are no exception. Officials see an increase in complaints from people who purchase sick animals or are victims of internet scams such ...

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Insights Into the Behavior of Dogs Rescued from Animal Hoarders

Insights Into the Behavior of Dogs Rescued from Animal Hoarders:

Like prisoners of war, dogs rescued from hoarding environments often carry the effects of their trauma with them for years. Until recently, we have lacked knowledge about how best to help these dogs recover, or even to understand how trauma affects their behavior. A new study provides some of the first data available about these dogs’ unique needs, and in doing so, suggests how to address them.