Animated Gaits Of 4-Legged Animals

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Cool information about normal gaits in quadrupeds from University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine.  Follow the link and click the buttons under the dog or other animal for more information on each type of gait.  (via Dr. Sophia Yin.) Why should you check it out?  First, it’s really interesting to see how dogs move—what all four… Continue Reading

Husky With A Case Of The Zoomies

Husky With A Case Of The Zoomies

This made me smile!  Shiva was on day 4 of an agility show and was apparently totally full of beans on the last day.  She had her own ideas on how the course should be run that day.  I love that her person could laugh at Shiva’s full-on crazy and that the judge was amused too.  Good… Continue Reading

Friday Fun: 15 Incredible Rat Tricks

Friday Fun: 15 Incredible Rat Tricks

I LOVE this!  Nami and Pepper are very lucky rats to have such a wonderful person, Abby, taking care of them.  I wish all pets were so lucky!  Abby has clicker trained them to do a bunch of tricks—some tricks are pretty lengthy or complex.  The diving for peas trick is awesome.  (Instead of a… Continue Reading