- Positively – Through her site, Victoria Stilwell, one of the world’s most respected dog trainers, offers free expert advice on dog training and behavior, nutrition, exercise, safety, enrichment and many other topics.
- The Whole Dog Journal – Paid subscribers receive a monthly issue, as well as unlimited subscriber-only access to more than a decade of trusted training advice, health and nutrition information, and food and product reviews. We highly recommend this resource!
- CanineJournal.com – This website is a go-to resource for all things dog in every aspect of caring for your pet.
Food & Nutrition
- Food Pets Diet For: Shocking Facts About Pet Food (2008) – Ann N. Martin wrote one of the first exposés on the pet food manufacturing industry, calling attention to dubious ingredients and methods employed by many firms. Her book also provides recipes for making pet food at home.
- The Dog Food Advisor – An online site of independent ratings and reviews of more than 950 dog food products.
- How to Choose the Right Dog Food – This article suggests a number of factors to consider when choosing the right dog food for your pet.
- Best Pet Insurance Companies for Dogs – In our review of the best pet insurance for dogs, we compare nine top-rated pet insurance companies on coverage plans and pricing. Read on to learn more.
- Finding a Veterinarian – AVMA, a not-for-profit association representing more than 86,500 veterinarians, offers advice on finding the right veterinarian for you and your pet.
- Vaccinations: What to Expect after Your Pet’s Vaccination – This article explains the common side effects caused by vaccinations and when to seek immediate medical attention for your pet.
- What Is a Vaccine Titer Test? – In this article, The Whole Dog Journal discusses core and non-core vaccinations and why a vaccine titer test is a useful tool for determining whether your dog needs a booster shot.
- Does Your Pet Really Need All Those Vaccines – This article outlines vaccine alternatives and a holistic approaches to pet health.
- Pet Insurance Comparison 2015: Are You Ready to Pay for a Pet Emergency? – This article reviews the top pet insurance companies.
- Home Safety Guide for Pet Owners – This article discusses common household dangers, food safety, how to pet-proof your home and more.
Behavior & Training
- Association of Professional Dog Trainers
- Training Positive – This website offers free positive training tutorials.
- Care for Reactive Dogs – This website outlines a three-phase plan for training your dog.
Ways to Help
- LoveAnimals.org – A crowdfunding site that connects donors with animal nonprofits around the country to help fund critical projects.
Preparing Your Pet for a Move
- Preparing Your Pet for a Move – Moving with your pet and introducing him to a new home doesn’t have to be a stressful endeavor. By taking the right precautions and preparing for your big day, you can ease your pet’s anxieties, and experience a smooth transition.