"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

"Ask the Dog Guy" with John Wade

Puppy and Obedience Training Without Food or Fear

Health

How Pets Affect Your Health

– Posted in: Columns, Health, Newsletters

I was reading an article written by Harvey B. Simon, M.D., an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a member of the Health Sciences Technology Faculty at Massachusetts Institute of Technology about how pets affect your health. (see link below) and amongst other benefits it suggests that walking the dog is from [...]

Efficacy of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma cancer vaccine demonstrated in dogs

– Posted in: Contact Ask the Dog Guy, Fear and Anxiety, Health, Newsletters

An experimental vaccine is the first veterinary cancer vaccine of its kind that shows an increase in survival time for dogs with spontaneous non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. The work shows for the first time the feasibility and therapeutic efficacy of this alternative cell-based vaccine, which could be employed in the treatment of a number of different cancer types.

Ten (Some Suprising) Things Most Likely To Poison Your Dog

– Posted in: Health, Newsletters

Dogs are usually exposed to household products and medications that can poison them accidentally. But sometimes well-intentioned owners unknowingly give their dogs products and medications that can poison them. Here is a list of the 10 most common poisonous hazards to dogs, based on the number of calls received at the ASPCA Animal Control Center [...]