Dogs eating poop: Why they do it and how to prevent it 

Let’s face it, dogs eating poop is gross.  Besides being gross, there are medical consequences from dogs eating poop that include; intestinal parasites, gastrointestinal upset, and transmission of infectious diseases.  This week Dr. Anna Coffin will discuss reasons dogs do this and what you can do to prevent it. Read more: Dogs eating poop: Why […]

How to deal with anxiety and your pet | Ask Dr. Anna

Stefani Fortney discusses how to deal with anxiety and your pet We ask a lot from our pets on a daily basis. They are expected to live in our noisy, hectic world—without the understanding we have of what’s going on in their surroundings. Loud noises, new people, strange environments, exotic scents. All of these things […]

Dog park safety tips |Dr. Anna

Dog parks are a great place for your dog to get some exercise and socialize with their own kind. However, without proper planning and forethought you could be putting your dog at risk for injury, infectious diseases, and fighting. Dr. Anna Coffin wants to help you keep your dog safe with a few tips. Source: […]

4 Tips To Find The Right Dog Trainer | Ask Dr. Anna

It’s important for both you and your dog to have a good relationship with your trainer. Take your time to find the dog trainer who is the best fit for your individual dog and your specific needs. Stefani Fortney, ABCDT, shares her advice to finding the right dog trainer. Source: 4 Tips To Find The […]

Flea treatment: Benefits of oral flea treatments

Fleas have been around for thousands of years. Until recently, topical products were the treatment of choice. We now have a great arsenal of effective oral flea treatments to kill and prevent infestations. Dr. Anna Coffin will describe these new oral flea treatments and why they are better than topical treatments. Source: Flea treatment: Benefits […]

Dog training tips: The power of positive reinforcement

Training your dog is one of the most important things you can do with and for your canine companion. Positive reinforcement training can help to build a strong relationship between you and your dog, decrease the stress in the owner/dog relationship, and increase the happiness you and your dog experience together. No one wants an […]

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