Dogs perform many types of jobs, for therapy, enforcing the law, assisting the blind, herding livestock, and more. But there are some dogs with interesting jobs that you may not have heard of before. What’s more, many of those jobs literally save lives. Let’s examine some of these lesser-known dog jobs. Lifeguards Should you ever […]
When you think of movie and TV stars, you probably think of people. But dogs have played leading roles on screen since 1905 with the debut of “Rescued by Rover”, a silent movie starring a male collie named Blair, also known as Rover. (And now you know where the popular dog name Rover comes from!) […]
Except for Presidents Andrew Jackson, James Polk and Donald Trump, every American president has had a dog, or dogs. It’s easy to understand why presidents have a penchant for pooches.
Dogs have been so important to us over the centuries that they’ve even changed the way we speak! That’s right, the number of dog related idioms peppered into the English vernacular is impressive. How many of these dog idioms have you heard before?
Flying can be stressful. Flying with your dog can add to the stress. Owners of dogs that are shorter than 11 inches and weigh less than 15 pounds can take solace—small dogs can often fly in the cabin as carry-on luggage. But if your dog is larger, it will have to travel in the cargo […]