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How dog parks create joy for dogs and owners

Tuesday, Aug 30th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

I was in St. Louis recently, shooting some pet owner education videos with the folks at Purina as part of my ongoing partnership with them. We were chatting about some of the experiences that have led me to value the human-animal bond so profoundly, and I got around to telling them about the dog park […]

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What to do when your dog barks and growls at other dogs

Monday, Jul 11th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

A reader contacted me about her dog’s behavior, which was troubling her. As I always do when asked about pet behavior, I asked my daughter, trainer Mikkel Becker, to weigh in. Here’s the question and her response — I hope they help you, too! Q: One of our dogs always barks and growls when he […]

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Do dogs do things out of spite?

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Do dogs misbehave out of spite or anger? That’s a question I get asked a lot, including recently by a reader. I turned to my daughter, trainer Mikkel Becker, for an answer. Q: My boyfriend was two hours late getting home to feed his corgis, and one of them pooped on the kitchen floor. They […]

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What you’re really seeing when you watch Cesar Millan

Thursday, Mar 24th, 2016 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Mikkel Becker, a dog training professional who trains in combination with numerous veterinarians and veterinary behaviorists, and Dr. Marty Becker, a veterinarian with nearly 37 years in practice and founder of the Fear FreeSM initiative, share their thoughts on a recent incident involving television dog trainer Cesar Millan. After an episode of Cesar 911 appeared […]

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