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How to Get Your Dog Trainer Certification

How to Get Your Dog Trainer Certification<p>Updated March 06, 2018<p>While certification is not a requirement for dog trainers, there are many training …

It Turns Out Your Dogs Can Definitely Laugh

via pixabay.com/wernerdetjen<p>If you’ve ever spent time with canine friends in your life, you’ve probably wondered if when they’re in a good mood, can …

Can we know what animals are thinking?

<i>For the first of our new series of Medium stories about the animal kingdom, we’ve chosen a 2015 essay about the minds of animals. Animals think,</i> …

Mice Aren't Furry Little People: Sloppy Science Fails Humans

NPR News: Animal models for drugs don't work well on humans<p><b>Sloppy science can be a significant killer</b><p>Many people, including leading researchers, are …

The New Best Remedy for Health Is a Dog

It is my first day doing rounds at Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, with my dog Cody, an English springer spaniel. Yes, I was …

Understanding the internal emotions of animals

Earlier this year, in a warehouse in south London, I watched as a pair of pajama-clad musicians tried to entertain an audience of two placidly …

Ten ways the veterinary profession is changing

The modern veterinary profession has changed dramatically from when I qualified as a vet thirty years ago, and changes are continuing apace. The top ten trends for change in the profession were specified succinctly in a recent editorial by Adele Waters, editor of the Veterinary Record. This was …

Pets

Do You Speak Canine? Consider a Career as a Dog Trainer

Dog Trainer Job Description<p>Updated October 06, 2017<p>Dog training is a career that combines knowledge of animal behavior with practical teaching …

4 Animal Cafes Around the World That Go Way Beyond Cats | MyRecipes

Though the first cat cafe opened in 1998 in Taiwan, the joy of petting a kitten while munching on a cookie and sipping coffee—with latte art poured …