How Teaching Dogs and Children Is Similar: Parts Five and Six

The topic of this article might have you wondering. First, let me be clear: Dogs are not children. However – many of the same teaching principles when working with children apply when you are playing with or teaching (not ‘training’), your dog. Drawing from interviews I’ve had with master dog trainers, animal behaviorists, and veterinarians, […]

Retirement Planning – A Free Online Calculator Can Help You Get Started

At its heart, the idea of planning for retirement is very straightforward. Like squirrels in the autumn, hopeful future retirees stash away some of the nuts they gather each day so they’ll be able to eat when the gathering season is past. Unfortunately, the problem is more complicated for us humans. Squirrels only need their […]