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Behavior

Training a dog? Deciphering a cat tail twitch? We’ve got expert tips for the wackiest of behaviors.

basic obedience & training

Learn how to teach your pet basic obedience from the pros: potty training, crate training, even litter box training. Plus, how to find a professional trainer.

Two brown and white puppies leaning on fence

Double the trouble or double the fun?

Three dogs on leashes meeting and sniffing each other on a walk on the summer grass with owners

The Wildest Collective dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s tips for getting a shy pup to go from wallflower to social butterfly.

Guy sitting with his dog at his desk at work.

July 24 is National Take Your Dog to Work Day. Dog trainer Robert Haussman shares his tips for how to teach your pup to be your favorite co-worker.

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behavioral issues

Dog barking? Cat scratching? Our experts have tips to help all sorts of behavior and aggression issues so your pet can earn that “good boy!” (or girl).

Dog lying on a brick street with a leash

Dog behaviorist Karen B. London’s 7 tips to help get your parked pet moving.

A woman with two playful dogs running after her.

The Wildest Collective dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s pro tips for getting a hyped-up dog to chill out.

A golden retriever running in a field.

Dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s pro tips for walking a pup that wants to chase everything that moves.

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behavior & body language

Tail wagging? Ear pinning? It all means something. We’ll show you how to understand your pet (and communicate with them) with guides to decode the weirdest body language and behavior.

Black dog sitting on tiled floor

Also called the “propeller wag” or “helicopter tail”, this behavior is a surefire way to tell that a dog is happy.

A woman looking out the window of a van with her dog.

A dog trainer shares her pro (and personal) #vanlife tips.

A white cat hiding on a book shelf.

No, they’re not on the lam. Here are four reasons your cat might be MIA.

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anxiety & separation anxiety

Learn how to deal with separation anxiety (and other forms of pet anxiety) so they keep calm when you’re not together.

Three dogs on leashes meeting and sniffing each other on a walk on the summer grass with owners

The Wildest Collective dog trainer Robert Haussmann’s tips for getting a shy pup to go from wallflower to social butterfly.

A woman looking out the window of a van with her dog.

A dog trainer shares her pro (and personal) #vanlife tips.

A woman and a man grilling outside with a dog.

Veterinarian Dr. Shea Cox on how to celebrate the unofficial start of summer (and avoid the animal ER).

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Ask a Vet

Sudden scratching? Finicky food eater? Loose poop? Whatever pet health question is on your mind, our veterinary pros are here to help.