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What Breed is Right for Me?

I frequently get calls and emails from people who want to know what breed of dog is right for their family. There are plenty of “breed selector” sites on the internet but, having tried out a few to see how well they match people with breeds, I’m unimpressed. One site said my “perfect match” was a Parson Russell Terrier. Another …

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Kids and Dogs

In my opinion it’s nearly abusive to raise a kid without having a dog. Maybe I’m biased but the experience of growing up with a dog cannot be celebrated enough. Not only does having a dog provide a child with a best friend, confidante, and playmate, but dogs are great mentors. But my love for having kids raised with dogs …