This page is dedicated to information about "man's best friend."

Among companion animals, it is said that dogs are unmatched in their devotion, loyalty, and friendship to humankind. Below are resources to help you and your pup have a long and fulfilling relationship.

Be a Responsible Dog Owner (American Kennel Club)
Dog Owner's Guide


Doing your research is essential to finding the right breed for your lifestyle and a lifetime of happiness!

American Kennel Club
American Rare Breed Association
All About Dog Breeds


Learn about common dog behaviors - why they do what they do and ways to understand and treat specific issues.

Common Behavior Issues 
Tips for Dog Ownership 
(Humane Society)
Dog Socialization and Behavior
Dog Bite Prevention

Dental Care

Proper dental care is essential to your dog's health and well-being. Below is information on how to take control of your dog's oral health.

Dental Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats (American Animal Hospital Association)
Home Care for Dogs (American Veterinary Dental College)
Ten Steps to Your Dog's Dental Health (ASPCA)

Canine Parvovirus

Canine parvovirus is a highly contagious virus that can affect all dogs, but un-vaccinated dogs and puppies younger than four months old are at the most at risk.

Learn more about Canine Parvovirus (AVMA)

Dog Trainers

Below are training resources and ways to locate trainers near your home.

How to Hire a Dog Trainer (American College of Veterinary Behaviorists)
Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers

The Association of Professional Dog Trainers
Animal Behavior College Certified Dog Trainers Database