Welcome to Paws Corner!

This is the online home of Paws Corner, a nationally syndicated pet care column that runs in your community newspaper each week. Here, Paws Corner goes beyond the limits of a weekly print column to bring you training and pet care advice, news and information on a daily basis.

We just went through a major site change, so bear with us as we replenish the archives and tweak the templates.

As always, if you have questions or tips for other readers, please feel free to submit them to ask@pawscorner.com or comment at the end of each article!

Want to leave your pet in a parked car? Watch this:

Dr. Ernie Ward, a veterinarian and public face for pet advocacy, decided to see what it was like to sit in a parked car with the windows cracked for just 30 minutes on a hot day. Watch this video, and you’ll never leave your dog alone in a parked car again.

Check out more about pet safety and care at Dr. Ward’s Facebook page.

Pets have a flea problem? Check out this book

Fighting FleasMy new book, Fighting Fleas, is now available in both print and electronic formats on Amazon.com!

Fighting Fleas is a straightforward, concise manual for tackling flea problems big and small. If you’re like me, you don’t want to waste time reading long passages about the lifestyle of the common flea: You just want to find the fastest and most effective method to get rid of them.

In this book you’ll get an overview of different treatments for fleas, various ways to prevent them, and tips and suggestions from other readers about how they tackled their flea problems. It covers both natural and chemical options for preventing or treating fleas, so that you’ll be better informed when deciding which option to take.

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