In this section you'll find "tips" about making your dog's life with you the best it can be - from the moment you find each other. Whether you're a first-time dog owner, you just got a new puppy, you're rescuing an older dog that desperately needs you, or you want to learn more to benefit an already-loving relationship - these tips are for you.

Here's a run-down of what you'll find here. Tips for Understanding Your Dog are the events and influences that make your dog a dog. In Behavior & Training Tips you'll find information about household manners, how dogs learn and creating the best family member possible. (For your dog's formal education visit Training). Tips for Healthy Living contains information to help make your dog's life and your life with your dog the happiest and healthiest it can be. And in Puppy Pointers you'll find tips and a wealth of information to raise the best puppy into the best dog. Our goal is to help you enjoy life with your dog.