With children the most frequent victims of dog bites and dog bites accounting for 5 percent of emergency room victims, a national veterinary organization is offering tips for protecting yourself and your family.More >>
We'll start with the basics: food and water, shelter, exercise, training, and veterinary care. And then we'll cover the other necessities.More >>
Why Should You Train Your Dog?
A) So he'll listen when you tell him to do something B) So you can take him wherever you go C) So you can show off all kinds of neat tricks to your friends D) So you can enter fun competitions and maybe even win E) ALL OF THE ABOVE
Training is essential to having a good relationship with your dog. It's not just about tricks and showing off: it's about communicating with your pet so both of you are happier.
Sadly, many pets are relinquished every year for behavior problems. These problems can usually be fixed if people would take some time to train their dog. Remember, dogs don't know how you want them to act, you have to teach them!
Monday, March 10 2014 12:56 PM EDT2014-03-10 16:56:54 GMT
The spring issue of "4 Legs & a Tail" has hit news stands. Stories include getting your pet adjusted to a new baby, advice on keeping pets safe during golf season and Vermont's first Dog and Pony Show.More >>
The spring issue of "4 Legs & a Tail" has hit news stands. Editor Tim Hoehn visited the Morning Show to share a few of the cover stories that might interest pet lovers.More >>
Monday, February 24 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-24 15:16:10 GMT
February is National Pet Dental Health Month. Dr. Karen Bradley of Onion River Animal Hospital shared some important practices for making sure dogs and cats have well-maintained teeth and gums. Pet dentalMore >>
February is Pet Dental Health Month. Dr. Karen Bradley of Onion River Animal Hospital shared some important practices for making sure dogs and cats have well-maintained teeth and gums.More >>
Monday, February 17 2014 1:38 PM EST2014-02-17 18:38:03 GMT
Today is World Spay Day. Brenna Caldenzi of Green Mountain Animal Defenders stopped by the Morning Show to tell us about a new program called "It's Hip to S.N.I.P." The group is partnering with a localMore >>
How you can help spay and neuter programs by getting your hair cut.More >>
Monday, February 10 2014 10:05 AM EST2014-02-10 15:05:51 GMT
Grab the video camera or smart phone and your favorite feline. Your cat could be Vermont's first ACATemy Award winner. The Humane Society of Chittenden County is looking for submissions for its ACATemyMore >>
Grab the video camera or smart phone and your favorite feline. Your cat could be Vermont's first ACATemy Award winner.More >>
Monday, January 27 2014 9:56 AM EST2014-01-27 14:56:36 GMT
For the first time, Chinooks will be competing in the Annual Westminster Dog Show. Keep your eyes peeled for Tagluk this year. The two-year-old dog hailing from West Haven is competition with his momMore >>
For the first time, chinooks will be competing in the Annual Westminster Dog Show. Keep your eyes peeled for Tagluk this year.More >>