ARTICLES by Denise Herman

Top Ten Small Dog Tips
How to Make a Vibrating Collar
Dog Park Do's and Don'ts
Growling
Head Halters 101
Loose Leash Walking
Microchipping for Safety
Dog Training Options
Taking Your Dog To Work
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LOCAL RESOURCES

Dog Owner Groups
Doggie Daycare and Walkers
Shelters

Trainers
Spay and Neuter
Veterinarians

GLOBAL RESOURCES

Breed Rescue
Training
Supplies
Dog Safety & Education
Recommended Reading
Humor
Associations

Journals & Magazines

LOCAL RESOURCES

Dog Owner Groups

Doggie Daycare and Walkers

 

Brooklyn

Action Pack [walking]

Eva's Play Pets
[daycare]
52 N 11th St, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
718 782 7788

Kiki's Pet Spa [daycare]
60 Broadway 11211

Spoil-A-Pet
Pet Care, Feeding & Walking

Pet Pals In home Dogsitting & Petcare
Joanne Sottile
516-384-9279

Manhattan

Spoil-A-Pet
Daycare & Walking

Shelters

Petfinder.org
The largest online searchable database for adoptable dogs and cats! Search by breed, location, or shelter.
www.petfinder.org


Animal Haven
35-22 Prince Street
Flushing, NY 11354
718.886.3683
www.animalhavenshelter.org

ASPCA New York
424 E 92nd Street
New York, NY 10128
212.876.7700
www.aspca.org

Bide-A-Wee Humane Society
410 E 38th St
New York, NY 10016
212.532.4455

Centers for Animal Care & Control

  • 326 East 110 Street
    New York, NY
    212.722.3620
  • 2336 Linden Blvd
    Brooklyn, NY
    718.272.7200
  • 92-29 Queens Boulevard
    Rego Park, NY
    718.997.6330
  • 464 East Fordham Road
    Bronx, NY
    718.733.0743

Humane Society of New York
306 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
212.752.4842
www.humanesocietyny.org

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Trainers

For a referral to a positive motivational trainer near you
click HERE

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Spay and Neuter

Fund for Animals
Have-A-Heart Spay & Neuter Clinic
355 West 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019
212.977.6877
Low cost spaying and neutering; seasonal clinics with free neutering for cats, Pitbulls and others.

A.S.P.C.A. "CARES" spay and neuter van
www.aspca.org

Veterinarians

Northside Veterinary
Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist
General Medicine and Therapies
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
718.387.0541

HOPE VETERINARY
390 Atlantic Avenue, 11217
718.852.4219

Williamsburg Animal Clinic

Orlando Diaz, D.V.M.

760 Grand Street
718.302.2420



Animal Clinic of Queens
Dr. R.W. Thomas

78-46 Metropolitan Ave
718.821.0100

City Vet, Long Island City
Dr. Jules Adams, D.V.M.
45-44 Vernon Blvd.
718 433 1334

Brooklyn Cares
Dr. Timothy Mann, D.V.M.
Fort Greene

944 Fulton St
718.783.5500

6th Ave. Animal Clinic
Dr. Pamella Dendtler, D.V.M.

207 6th Avenue, 11217
PARK SLOPE
718.789.7170

Animal Kind Veterinary
Dr. Helen Spiegel
Dr. Karen Mateyak
365 7th Avenue, 11215
718.832.3899

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GLOBAL RESOURCES

 

Pure Breed Rescue

Did you know you can have the purebred animal of your choice without going to a pet store and contributing to overpopulation? Breed Rescue is a great way to find the love of your life in the package you always wanted. Try the following websites to look for information in your area and desired breed.

Training

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Supplies

Dog Safety & Education

http://www/dogpublic.com
all inclusive website for new and seasoned dog owners. Free dog training advice as well.

http://www.aspca.org
Animal Lessons: educating children about animals and their care. Great resource for parents and educators.

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Recommended Reading

Dr. Ian Dunbar

  • The Good Little Dog Book
    (Great puppy starter book; illustrated)
  • How to Teach a New Dog Old Tricks
    (basic dog training book;illustrated)

Karen Pryor

Jean Donaldson

Read some Q&A with Jean Donaldson

  • Culture Clash
    (The definitive book on why dogs do doggie things, how to teach them, and why we’ve punished for sooo long)
  • Dogs are from Neptune
    (book of Q&A type answers to typical behavior problems)
  • FIGHT!
    about dog-dog aggression
  • MINE!
    about dogs who have possesion aggression

Andrea Arden

  • Dog Friendly Dog Training
    (stress-free, non aversive training tips, techniques and how-to) illustrated
  • Train your dog the Lazy Way
    (household obedience training for your pet dog in no time flat!) illustrated

Sources for dog books

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Humor

www.virtualdog.com
Adopt and care for your own virtual dog cool for kids

www.thedogisland.com
FREE FOREVER!

Dogs In Elk
One woman's tale of woe as her dogs take up residence in an elk carcass...blech!

http://www.lilesnet.com/chichi/humor/our_past.htm
Funny tongue-in-cheek info on Chihuahuas

Associations

Journals & Magazines

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