In this ASPCA guest blog by Julie Sonenberg, Julie reflects on the similarities between dogs and toddlers when it comes to learning to share. Read more for information about resource guarding and dog bite prevention.
By helping your kids feel excited about activities involving their furry friends, they (along with your pets!) will stay happily busy all summer long. In this guest post by Caroline Golon of Crayons and Collars, Caroline shares summer activity ideas for kids and pets.
Organizing a play date in your home? It’s important to consider your pet’s safety when young visitors are around. In this guest blog, ASPCA staff member Alicia Meulensteen shares her tips for keeping kids and pets safe during playtime.
In this guest blog by Danielle Sullivan, Danielle discusses the ways in which her dog, Django, seems to be tuned in to her family’s moods and feelings. A recent study shows that dogs may understand and emulate their human companions’ emotions.
In this ASPCA guest blog by Joel Schwartzberg, Joel shares the important discussion he shared with his children after visiting an animal adoption event—including talking points about animal overpopulation, spay/neuter and the importance of adoption.