November 1, 2008
There are no guarantees when it comes to taming feral cats, but the process is most likely to work if you get ???em while they're young! Here are some guidelines from successful feral kitten tamers.
September 1, 2008
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
Jon Katz, author of A Good Dog, talks about aggression and the difficult choices faced by dog owners and shelters.
May 1, 2007
The ASPCA's Feline-ality program matches cats to people through examination of their personalities and behaviors.
March 27, 2006
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
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
Study examines accuracy of Assess-a-Hand and life-size doll in predicting dog behavior.
March 1, 2005
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
A former dog trainer and groomer, Nadine Gourkow spoke with Animal Sheltering about strategies for helping shelter kitties.
September 1, 2003
A look at some of the many reasons that placing an aggressive dog should never be an option.