Dog Care 101 – Dog Behavioral Videos from The Dog Stop.
The Dog Stop presents these Dog Care 101 videos in response to our most frequently asked questions. We’ll be adding more regularly.
If you are bringing your dog to a dog park or even just introducing them to an unfamiliar dog, it is important to understand their body language. Dogs can communicate in many ways with each other, and it is important for the humans in the situation to be able to interpret their messages. Dogs will often greet other dogs by sniffing their faces and genitals. This is a sign of friendship. If one or both of the dogs is making direct eye contact or pulling hard at their leash, that is not the time to let them meet each other. Check out these other very basic ways to get a read on the dogs.