Dog Psychology

Do you ever wish you knew what your dog is thinking? Certified dog behaviorists, consultants, and trainers weigh in on common dog behavior and the psychology behind them.

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Why Does My Dog Hump?

Hump Day or not, humping is a common behavior in dogs—and the reasons they do it may not be what you think.

Why Your Dog Follows You Everywhere

From the living room to the bedroom, to the kitchen and the bathroom, our dogs follow us. We examine the reasons why your pooch always wants to tag along.

Who’s Smarter: Cats or Dogs?

While scientific researchers wrestle with studies defining animal intelligence and comparing species, these two veterinarians have a little fun with their take on what's really special about your favorite feline's particular brand of smarts.

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Does My Dog Have Anxiety?

Are your dog’s “misbehaviors” really signs of anxiety? Here’s what to know about anxiety and when to get help.

5 Choices That Make Your Dog Happy

You might be surprised at how easy it is to improve your four-legged best friend’s happiness.