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  • September 1, 2008

    The Behavior Department: Canine Play: The Good, the Bad, and the Squeaky

    It's not all fun and games! Playtime for pooches can be more complex than adopters realize. Dr. Patricia McConnell gives some important tips to keep canine play from getting out of hand.

  • January 1, 2008

    I Chose a Child's Face Over My Dog

    Jon Katz, author of A Good Dog, talks about aggression and the difficult choices faced by dog owners and shelters.

  • May 1, 2007

    The Behavior Department: New Research Helps Adopters Meet Their Feline Soul Mates

    The ASPCA's Feline-ality program matches cats to people through examination of their personalities and behaviors.

  • March 27, 2006

    Pit Bulls: Dilemma and Debate

    The mere mention of pit bulls can be enough to ignite debate among animal welfare professionals and the public alike, but a discussion on the topic at last week's Animal Care Expo included a general sentiment most would agree with: We've only just begun to tackle abuse of the breed.

  • November 1, 2005

    Before You Evaluate Animals, Evaluate Your Shelter

    Are you ready to implement a behavior program? An online course series from Humane Society University will help you answer that question and develop the tools you need to get started.

  • May 1, 2005

    Assessing the Assessors

    Study examines accuracy of Assess-a-Hand and life-size doll in predicting dog behavior.

  • March 1, 2005

    Model Dangerous Dog Legislation

    Grappling with dangerous dog problems? This document, created by companion animal and legislative experts at The HSUS, provides an excellent outline for non-breed-specific dangerous dog law.

  • January 1, 2005

    Kitty Comforts

    A former dog trainer and groomer, Nadine Gourkow spoke with Animal Sheltering about strategies for helping shelter kitties.

  • September 1, 2003

    Until Pigs Fly...

    A look at some of the many reasons that placing an aggressive dog should never be an option.

  • September 1, 2003

    The Perils of Placing Marginal Dogs

    Rosie was a loving, beautiful dog with doting owners, but in the end, her predatory instinct made her too dangerous for habitation in human society. Her attack on another dog was the last straw for her owners, who vowed never to adopt from a shelter again.

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