Cats and Dogs There are cat people and there are dog people and there
are cat and dog people.  What do we need to know about cats and dogs
together in our families?

How to manage successful cat and dog integrations:  Step by step
methods and strategies on accomplishing a unified social unit the low
stress way

Blended families, introducing cats and dogs in your home:  A
look at the research and strategies on understanding and effecting a
harmonious transition

New babies and pets, making it work: A new baby can mean no
more pets.  What we know and how to help keep everyone at  home, happy
and safe

When pet adoptions don't work:  What happens when that "forever"
home is not forever?  When our expectations don't match with the pets we
brought into our homes, how easy is it to say so? And what happens when
we can't?

Moving with your pet: Moving is highly stressful for people and for pets.  
Taking the time to plan for the occasion can lessen the impact.  What to
know and think about ahead of time

What you need to know about timing and training:  You hear
over and over that timing is the most important part of training -why it's so

How to use time-outs:  Very, very sparingly, if at all -because you can
never ask "do you know why I put you in time-out?"

The not so secret lives of our pets:  What they do when we're not
around is all about whether or not we are doing the right things for them
when we are around

Making daylight savings time less stressful for pets by adjusting
feeding times.  Your pet knows what time to expect meals, changes to
routine schedule can be adjusted

Choosing the right vet for you and your pet: How do you decide
on a professional and a practice that you can feel good about working with?  
What questions should you be asking?  What are the key things to think
about and look for?  How to make sure the vet you select is the right one
for you and your pet

What you need to know about pet sitting and dog walking:  
know how to find the right pet sitter and how introduce your pet so the
relationship is a positive one

Choosing your child's first pet: What to know and how to make the
best choice for your new pet and your family (coming soon).

Using the right tests to measure attachment for cats and dogs:
studies that compare cats and dogs without taking into account how
different these species are can only fall short on results (coming soon).
There is a strategy for succesful cat and dog introductions
Make daylight savings time less stressful for pets by adjusting feeding schedules
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