February 2018

What To Do When A Dog Growls At You

By | 2018-04-14T20:13:14+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Aggression, Behavior, Chicago, Dog Rescue, Dogs|

It's just another day lounging next to your pupper while watching tv. Commercials come on and you turn and pet your dog, but instead of responding with a kiss and tail wag, your dog growls at you. Maybe you've just brought home your new puppy and you're all excited to introduce him or her to

January 2018

What to Do If an Off-leash Dog Approaches You

By | 2018-05-10T23:35:02+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Behavior, Chicago, Dog Rescue, Dogs|

Most people have had encounters with off-leash dogs in areas where - according to Chicago's leash laws - the dogs shouldn't be. Most of the time, it's not a big deal when the owner comes running up yelling their dog's name repeatedly, apologizing as they pull their dog away or leash them up. But when