Do dogs get anxious?

Do dogs get anxiety?Oh yes. I work with dogs with anxiety on an almost daily basis. It's managed similarly to how anxiety is managed in people. We teach dogs new ways of responding to their environment, new ways of feeling about what causes them anxiety, and sometimes we use medication to aid in this process.

Does the new feature 'Dog Mode' in Tesla Model 3 mean that dogs can now drive?

The official position of Tesla is that dogs cannot drive. But sales people and Musk's own PR statements frequently contradict this official position. As long as the dog keeps at least two paws on the steering wheel, the car will continue to navigate autonomously even as the dog is distractedly humping your leg. This allows you to relax

What are great hacks to make owning a dog easier?

Get another one.Seriously. They keep each other company and play with each other. They tire themselves out horseplaying and you don't feel as bad about leaving them at home during the summer.And if there's anything better one guard dog, it's two (or

How much do Pomsky puppies cost?

A Pomsky is a stunningly beautiful cross-breed between a Pomeranian and a Husky. There are two types: you have the straight hair and you have the curly hair. Everybody loves the Siberian Husky but can't manage the maintanance. You need to walk them a lot and

Will my dog recognize me over Skype?

I think it depends on the dog. I work as a dog sitter & often i will put the dogs on Skype for the owners to see while they are away ... some dogs look at the screen, some don't ... some respond to the

Can dogs drive cars?

I had a dog that could operate an electric tricycle, went swimming and diving with us, and had her own hanglider I made for her. Did that because she always made me take her flying with me ...

Will my dog recognize me over Skype?

I think it depends on the dog. I work as a dog sitter & often i will put the dogs on Skype for the owners to see while they are away ... some dogs look at the screen, some don't ... some respond to the

Will my dog recognize me over Skype?

I think it depends on the dog. I work as a dog sitter & often i will put the dogs on Skype for the owners to see while they are away ... some dogs look at the screen, some don't ... some respond to the

Can dogs drive cars?

I had a dog that could operate an electric tricycle, went swimming and diving with us, and had her own hanglider I made for her. Did that because she always made me take her flying with me ...

Will my dog recognize me over Skype?

I think it depends on the dog. I work as a dog sitter & often i will put the dogs on Skype for the owners to see while they are away ... some dogs look at the screen, some don't ... some respond to the

Can dogs drive cars?

I had a dog that could operate an electric tricycle, went swimming and diving with us, and had her own hanglider I made for her. Did that because she always made me take her flying with me ...

Will my dog recognize me over Skype?

I think it depends on the dog. I work as a dog sitter & often i will put the dogs on Skype for the owners to see while they are away ... some dogs look at the screen, some don't ... some respond to the

Can dogs drive cars?

I had a dog that could operate an electric tricycle, went swimming and diving with us, and had her own hanglider I made for her. Did that because she always made me take her flying with me ...

Will my dog recognize me over Skype?

I think it depends on the dog. I work as a dog sitter & often i will put the dogs on Skype for the owners to see while they are away ... some dogs look at the screen, some don't ... some respond to the

Can I fight a pitbull and win?

Yes but you will get hurt.Humans are surprisingly tough when they need to be an there are for example at least two times where humans have killed a leopard with bare hands one of those being an old Kenyan man. A leopard is way more dangerous than a pit bull being faster stronger and

Why did humans domesticate dogs?

Dogs were domesticated about 14,000 years ago from a currently unknown animal, which is thought to also be the ancestor of the modern grey wolf. The first domesticated dog's purpose, however, wasn't to be a cuddly pet.The first dogs originated

Do dogs have a favorite human?

I was driving home one evening, about a block from my house, when a tiny off white thing was slowly wandering out into the street. I slowed even more, then came to a stop. Waited to see it come out the other side of my car and it didn't.I asked my boyfriend and

If humans didn't perform selective breeding for years with dogs, would they all look like mongrel/mixed-breed dogs?

It depends on your definition of mongrel, or mixed-breed. Dogs evolved from wolves, but wolves live in a different environment, so even if dogs devolved they wouldn't look exactly like wolves because they don't have to hunt for their food or be able to run for miles after prey. They also have shelter, from environmental extremes so their

What does the debate topic 'is it cruel to put street dogs to sleep' mean?

Though it inclines more towards euthanizing dogs. We have to note that it is a debate. So the course of the debate can lean on either side according to the points mentioned.Euthanizing is the least cruel method. Period! It doesnt give pain, does not include torture. Vets do this in case of severe medical issues in pets.At the very

What will happen to domestic dogs when humans die out?

Most companion and all human depending dogs would die out quickly. Bigger dogs would at first have an advantage but as prey die off, so will they. Small, toy breeds will be eaten by larger dogs. The midsized general fawn colored dogs

What is your favorite type of toy dog?

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How did pet dog's ancestors live before human's advent?

The ancestors of the domestic dog were grey wolves, and like all wolves, lived in packs. The sequencing of the dog genome, followed by the sequencing of the genome or parts of the genome of many dog breeds, have settled the issue that the ancestors of the domestic dog were grey wolves (

What was your all time favorite pet like?

My one and true love was a female hamster by the name of Goodlookin'.She was a Chinese Winter White breed and around 3 inches (7.6 cm) in length. She passed away in 2008 at the age of 100 (in human terms).What was she like?She was cute and stupid.She likes to curl up on me. When I'm

Why did humans domesticate dogs?

Dogs were domesticated about 14,000 years ago from a currently unknown animal, which is thought to also be the ancestor of the modern grey wolf. The first domesticated dog's purpose, however, wasn't to be a cuddly pet.The first dogs originated

What are the benefits of puppy farms?

You know you're getting the lowest quality dog for the highest possible price for the maximum amount of heartache you're pretty much guaranteed to encounter through out the dog's lifespan! It's great!If you can't tell, that is 100% sarcasm. There is nothing great

If every dog has its day, what day is your dog's favorite?

My dogs are like me, they love the weekends. During the week, I wake at 4:30, and after my chores, I am off to work. They are of course happy when I am there, but not so much while I'm gone. Then comes the weekend! On the weekend, I get up at

How do feral cats and dogs survive?

They don't survive very well. Probably 2/3 of feral animals are killed by cars, other animals like coyotes, or die from starvation, poisoning or disease.Domestic dogs and cats are not able to thrive without human assistance- that's why we call them domestic. They have been part of human civilization for thousands of years, which means that humans have selected

Would dogs survive without humans?

Dogs are evolved from wolves. HOWEVER, saying that, dogs were domesticated by man thousands of years ago. Nowadays there are so many

If humans disappeared tomorrow, what kind of evolutionary changes would dogs and cats go through, and how long would it take?

I'm not sure how long it would take for behaviorial changes to become technically ‘evolutionary', but if humans disappeared dogs and cats would become much like strays. This would happen quickly, perhaps within a few years. This assumes they'd be able to get out of the house or apartment, after their resources in those

What's a puppy's favorite food?

Thanks for the A2A. Your puppy's favorite food will depend a lot on many different factors. Allergies can limit your choices but the best advice is to buy the best grain-free quality you can manage. Www.dogfoodadvisor.com is an unbiased ratings chart of most commercial brands on the market. Stay away from cheap dog

Can I see a picture of your dog?

Ok, here we go!First up is Zoey. Here is her first picture, taken when she was still doing time at the local shelter. As you can see, she isn't quite sure what to make of the strange man who crawled into the cage with her.

Between an average pet dog and a pet cat who would survive longer in the wild?

Definitely cats. Most of the cat breeds still remain the wild cat physiology. Dogs, however, may not be so lucky. Breeds like the chihuahua, the bulldog and other short-legged, short-faced or small dogs (among many other characteristics) do not remain the wild dog physiology. Cats are developed to hunt by their own and it

What kind of pet would you love to have?

Cats have always been my favorite. With their quirks, there's rarely a dull moment. They are also great companions. I would be lost without a cat to snuggle with at night.I adore dogs as well, but they need much more attention than cats. I've often thought having a dog is much like having a child. They can

Can dogs eat cat food?

Dogs that overindulge on cat food are likely to suffer digestive  upsets from the higher fat levels in the cat food. These can include  diarrhea and vomiting.An occasional mouthful or two of cat food won't harm your dog's  health, but over the long haul, a dog that eats only cat food

Why haven't dogs evolved as humans have?

Dogs are artificially selected, almost any recognised breed would probably die very quickly if left to go feral.  Wild dogs have evolved to the same level as humans.  They are the best dogs for their environment than there have ever been.

How long can my dog survive with out food and water?

It depends on the health of the animal...possibly five days without food; perhaps longer. Water...only several days at best.I don't quite know why I replied to this except I sort of feel it is a seriously asked...perhaps by a person who is not to able to care for their pet. In that case,

Can I call animal control for constant barking by dogs?

If there is a noise ordinance law in your neighborhood you can call for incessant/nuisance barking but they will only warn the owners unless something else is going on. It would take a few calls and proof, and therefore TIME.Time in which the dog(s) will probably keep barking. So, I will go a little in depth to

What's your favorite pet technology?

My favorite is the Whistle 3 GPS tracker that I purchased last year for our dog. He will run away and is difficult to locate. This device won't disappoint you. It's about $75 plus an ATT cell plan for about $7 a month and worth every penny.

What is the best picture of your dog?

Thanks for the A2A!We currently have four, so I'll unabashedly brag about their awesomeness. This was a tough one to answer, given the approximately 467,832,345,217 pictures we have of each of them.Here's the first. His name is Plato and his IQ is approximately 613. He speaks English fluently and understands the subtle, underlying concepts of

How do dog pounds put dogs to sleep?

Most animal shelters in the US use the two-injection euthanasia protocol that is identical to that used by your vet to put down your pet when it is too old/injured, etc.Some shelters do still utilize a

When should I not pet my dog?

All nice answers.! Just wish to give you the THUMB RULE here.See petting is a way of positive reinforcement. Like a offering the animal it's favourite toy or treat. Plus when you acknowledge the fact that dogs, along with mammals too to varying extents, learn

What kind of dog is in this picture?

My first guess is husky or American Eskimo  but the slight glimpse of tail doesn't look promising especially if mom was a golden cross. (If it's spitz + golden you'd expect fringey "feathers" on the tail). My second guess is

What is the cutest picture of your dog?

Here are a few pictures of the irresistibly cute Noddy- my 2 year old Lhasa Apso