Dr. Becker: 10 Reasons Not to Use a Retractable Leash

A retractable leash is not so much a leash as it is a length of thin cord wound around a spring-loaded device housed inside a plastic handle. The handles of most retractable leashes are designed to fit comfortably in a human hand. A button on the handle controls how much of the cord is extended. Read More →

11 Things That Humans Do That Dogs Hate

There are many ways you do that your dog hates — and you probably aren’t even aware of them. So if you want to be your dog’s best friend, find out how you can fix your annoying habits. By: Jaymi Heimbuch Sometimes, dogs get impatient with our mixed signals. Don’t you want to do better? Read More →