How to Massage Your Dog at Home

How to Massage Your Dog at Home

Much like humans, many dogs enjoy having a massage. It’s a great way to bond with your dog and can be relaxing for both of you. Massage can help your dog recover from injuries and surgery, and it can also be preventative… you can detect areas of tightness,...
Should I Get a Dog… or a Stuffed Toy?

Should I Get a Dog… or a Stuffed Toy?

A friend asked me a while ago, should I get a dog? She needed one to fit in with her lifestyle, which was Eastern suburbs, lots of café visiting (when she was around, which was not often, frequently travelled for work), good natured, great with other dogs and kids,...
You Can Teach an Old Dog New Tricks with Doga

You Can Teach an Old Dog New Tricks with Doga

Doga = yoga + dogs… a fad started in New York years ago. It stems from yoga and/or dog fans wanting to do yoga combined exercise in the park. Imagine shots of people holding small fluffy dogs above their heads in warrior pose, or people balancing on one leg...
My Dog is Still Not Using His Leg Properly

My Dog is Still Not Using His Leg Properly

Dogs don’t always bounce back 100% after an injury or surgery. Like humans, they don’t necessarily return to good movement without some help. We tend to not weight bear properly, we lean off the newly repaired leg, put too much weight on other structures,...